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Living in Raleigh

Raleigh is the 47th most walkable large city in the US with 403,892 residents.

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

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

Nearby Apartments

31 Walk Score of Raleigh, NC

Raleigh is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Nash Square

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Sitti

Most errands require a car in Raleigh.

Raleigh is the 47th most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 31.

Raleigh Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Camden Crest in the Raleigh area
from $969
1 bed
Walk Score 36
Rental info for Historic Boylan Apartments in the Raleigh area
$1,200
1 bed
Walk Score 84
Rental info for 927 West Morgan in the Raleigh area
from $1,171
1 bed
Walk Score 80
Rental info for Camden Asbury Village in the Raleigh area
from $1,039
1 bed
Walk Score 22
Rental info for Camden Overlook in the Raleigh area
from $1,079
1 bed
Walk Score 41
Rental info for Sterling Glenwood Apartments in the Raleigh area
from $874
Studio
Walk Score 13
Rental info for Avalon at Glen Cove in the Raleigh area
from $2,115
Studio
Walk Score 32
Rental info for Rose Heights Apartments in the Raleigh area
from $963
1 bed
Walk Score 47

Raleigh Neighborhoods

Rank

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Population

1 College Park 66 48 83 614
2 Oakwood 66 67 81 1,584
3 Stonehenge East 35 31 33 1,080
4 King Charles 32 38 46 3,834
5 North Hills 28 30 45 1,982
6 Bedford at Falls River 26 1 42 4,207
7 North Ridge 25 26 37 2,382
8 Brookhaven 24 33 24 1,692
9 Sunset Hills 23 34 43 1,149
10 Brier Creek Country Club 19 18 27 3,735
11 Hedingham 9 7 41 4,119

Average Home Features

According to HomeAdvisor Data, these characteristics make up the average home in Raleigh

Average square footage 2400
Homeowners have 3.5 bedrooms
Homeowners have 2.6 bathrooms
Age of home 23 years
Average time living in home 14 years

Check out HomeAdvisor’s Raleigh Home Happiness Survey.

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,222 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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The Pour House Music Hall

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Vivace

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

Jay Dawkins
on Sitti

30 Transit Score of Raleigh, NC

Raleigh has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Raleigh apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Raleigh has some public transportation and about 78 bus lines.

Transit Time

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

41 Bike Score of Raleigh, NC

Raleigh is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Raleigh City Farm

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Anthony's Touch of Italy

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Pottersville Park

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Goodrich Green

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Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel

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The Pit

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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The Oxford Gastropub

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Underwood Elementary School

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The Q Shack

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University

thumbnail for Community DeliDollar hot dogs on Wednesday!

mert ninsfa
on Community Deli

Raleigh is Talking About...

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Flying Saucer Draught Emporium

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JCPenney

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Starbucks - Main District

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