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Living in Northwest Raleigh Raleigh

Northwest Raleigh is the 14th most walkable neighborhood in Raleigh with 70,282 residents.

Northwest Raleigh has minimal public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Glenwood, West Raleigh, Six Forks, Wade, Hillsborough, Five Points and Falls of Neuse.

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Walk Score of Northwest Raleigh, Raleigh, NC

Northwest Raleigh is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

Most errands require a car in Northwest Raleigh Raleigh.

Northwest Raleigh is the 14th most walkable neighborhood in Raleigh with a Walk Score of 25.

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

Northwest Raleigh Raleigh Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Woodfield Glen in the Northwest Raleigh area
from $745
1 bed
Walk Score 52
Rental info for Olde Raleigh in the Northwest Raleigh area
from $729
1 bed
Walk Score 5
Rental info for Jamison at Brier Creek in the Northwest Raleigh area
from $883
1 bed
Walk Score 42
Rental info for Carrington at Brier Creek in the Northwest Raleigh area
from $745
1 bed
Walk Score 15
Rental info for Courtney Estates in the Northwest Raleigh area
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1 bed
Walk Score 40
Rental info for Meridian at Harrison Pointe in the Northwest Raleigh area
from $865
1 bed
Walk Score 56
Rental info for Colonial Grand at Crabtree Valley in the Northwest Raleigh area
from $825
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100+ listings in Northwest Raleigh

Northwest Raleigh Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Northwest Raleigh to other Raleigh neighborhoods.

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Population

12 North Raleigh 27 18 36 77,971
13 West Raleigh 26 32 41 31,719
14 Northwest Raleigh 25 15 33 70,282
15 Northeast Raleigh 24 16 32 65,975
16 Glenwood 21 29 42 7,570

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 224 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Northwest Raleigh.

People in Northwest Raleigh can walk to an average of 0.6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Northwest Raleigh, Raleigh, NC

Northwest Raleigh has Minimal Transit

It is possible to get on a bus. Find Northwest Raleigh Raleigh apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Northwest Raleigh has minimal public transportation and about 9 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Northwest Raleigh

Northwest Raleigh has about 2 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Northwest Raleigh, Raleigh, NC

Northwest Raleigh is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Northwest Raleigh

= Lowest Crime

Northwest Raleigh has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Raleigh average.

Northwest Raleigh Crime Rate

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