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Living in Raleigh

Raleigh is the 46th most walkable large city in the US with 403,892 residents.

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

The most walkable Raleigh neighborhoods are Oakwood, College Park and Stonehenge East.

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Walk Score of Raleigh, NC

Raleigh is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Pottersville Park

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Goodrich Green

Most errands require a car in Raleigh.

Raleigh is the 46th most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 29.

Raleigh Apartments for Rent

View all Raleigh apartments on a map. The average rent is $1,064 and the average home price is $264,967.

Rental info for The Tribute in the Raleigh area
from $883
Studio
Walk Score 18
Rental info for Berkshire Cameron Village in the Raleigh area
from $1,130
Studio
Walk Score 94
Rental info for The Avenues in the Raleigh area
from $999
1 bed
Walk Score 28
Rental info for Clairmont at Farmgate in the Raleigh area
from $850
1 bed
Walk Score 6
Rental info for Cumberland Cove Apartments in the Raleigh area
from $724
1 bed
Walk Score 11
Rental info for Laurel Springs in the Raleigh area
from $875
1 bed
Walk Score 13
Rental info for Laurel Oaks in the Raleigh area
from $835
1 bed
Walk Score 5
Rental info for Windemere Apartments in the Raleigh area
from $795
1 bed
Walk Score 6

To view Raleigh homes for sale sorted by Walk Score, visit Trulia.com.

Raleigh Neighborhoods

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

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Population

1 Oakwood 70 53 67 1,584
2 College Park 61 40 66 614
3 Stonehenge East 37 25 33 1,080
4 North Hills 31 25 40 1,982
5 King Charles 31 32 48 3,834
6 North Ridge 24 20 35 2,382
7 Bedford at Falls River 24 - 42 4,207
8 Brookhaven 24 15 29 1,692
9 Sunset Hills 23 28 50 1,149
10 Brier Creek Country Club 17 7 28 3,735
11 Hedingham 10 1 38 4,119

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,289 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Raleigh.

People in Raleigh can walk to an average of 0.4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Rum Runners

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The Pit

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thumbnail for SittiReally cool historic building and solid menu of Greek and Lebanese food.

Jay Dawkins
on Sitti

Transit Score of Raleigh, NC

Raleigh has Minimal Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Raleigh has minimal public transportation and about 44 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

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Raleigh has about 13 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Raleigh, NC

Raleigh is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Raleigh

= Lowest Crime

Each year in Raleigh, 16 violent crimes and 49 property crimes occur per 1,000 people.

Use our crime maps to find an apartment for rent in a safe Raleigh neighborhood.

Pick a neighborhood to see crime maps or type an address to see the Crime Grade for that location.

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Vivace

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Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel

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The Oxford Gastropub

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The Q Shack

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University

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Flying Saucer Draught Emporium

thumbnail for Raleigh City FarmThis urban farm supplies food to great local restaurants like Capital Club 16!

Jay Dawkins
on Raleigh City Farm

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Kings

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JCPenney

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Tír na nÓg Irish Pub

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Starbucks - Main District

thumbnail for Community DeliDollar hot dogs on Wednesday!

mert ninsfa
on Community Deli

Raleigh is Talking About...

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Bedford Clock Tower

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Home

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Free Expression Tunnel

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Olds Elementary School

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