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Living in Hillsborough Raleigh

Hillsborough is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Raleigh with 12,562 residents.

Hillsborough has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Wade, Central, Five Points, Mordecai, Southwest Raleigh, Glenwood and North Central.

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Walk Score of Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC

Hillsborough is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University

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Free Expression Tunnel

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Hillsborough Raleigh.

Hillsborough is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Raleigh with a Walk Score of 61.

Find apartments in Raleigh's most walkable neighborhoods: Central, Hillsborough and North Central.

Hillsborough Raleigh Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for St. Marys Square in the Hillsborough area
from $925
Studio
Walk Score 77
Rental info for 927 West Morgan in the Hillsborough area
from $1,155
1 bed
Walk Score 72
Rental info for Crescent Cameron Village in the Hillsborough area
from $1,105
Studio
Walk Score 83
Rental info for Oberlin Court Apartment Homes in the Hillsborough area
from $950
Rental info for Crescent Cameron Village in the Hillsborough area
from $1,105
Studio
Walk Score 83
Rental info for Spanish Trace in the Hillsborough area
from $749
1 bed
Walk Score 49
Rental info for Willowwood Apartments in the Hillsborough area
from $1,345
2 bed
Walk Score 34
Rental info for Wedgwood in the Hillsborough area
from $679
1 bed
Walk Score 80

Hillsborough Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Hillsborough to other Raleigh neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Central 71 52 69 6,431
2 Hillsborough 61 55 68 12,562
3 North Central 56 46 62 4,993
4 Mordecai 53 44 62 3,111

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 219 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Hillsborough.

People in Hillsborough can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC

Hillsborough has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Hillsborough Raleigh apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Hillsborough has good public transportation and about 18 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Hillsborough on public transit.

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Hillsborough has about 2 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC

Hillsborough is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Hillsborough

Hillsborough has average property crime and less violent crime per person than the Raleigh average.

Hillsborough Crime Rate

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