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Living in Six Forks Raleigh

Six Forks is the 10th most walkable neighborhood in Raleigh with 9,302 residents.

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

Nearby neighborhoods: Falls of Neuse, Glenwood, Five Points, Wade, Mordecai, Hillsborough and North Central.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Six Forks, Raleigh, NC

Six Forks is a Car-Dependent neighborhood

Most errands require a car.

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Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel

Most errands require a car in Six Forks Raleigh.

Six Forks is the 10th most walkable neighborhood in Raleigh with a Walk Score of 31.

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

Six Forks Raleigh Apartments for Rent

Six Forks Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Six Forks to other Raleigh neighborhoods.




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8 South Central 39 42 61 7,383
9 East Raleigh 37 34 48 10,937
10 Six Forks 31 28 43 9,302
11 Southwest Raleigh 28 35 36 18,923
12 North Raleigh 27 18 36 77,971

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 122 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Six Forks.

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

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Starbucks - North

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Five Guys

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Transit Score of Six Forks, Raleigh, NC

Six Forks has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Six Forks has some public transportation and about 4 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Six Forks has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Six Forks, Raleigh, NC

Six Forks is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.


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Crime in Six Forks

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

Six Forks Crime Rate

Compared to all Raleigh neighborhoods.

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Lamb's Ear Inc

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Yogen Fruz

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Learning Express Toy Store

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Monkee's of Raleigh

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