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2023 Best Places to Raise a Family in the Raleigh Area

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  1. #2 Best Places to Raise a Family in Raleigh Area.

    Cary

    Suburb of Raleigh, NC,

    516 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Cary, North Carolina, seamlessly blends safety and beauty. Renowned for low crime rates, it offers a comforting sense of security. The city's natural beauty, lush green spaces, and tree-lined streets...Cary's cultural scene adds vibrancy with events, festivals, and the Cary Arts Center, fostering community engagement. Residential life in meticulously planned neighborhoods offers diverse housing...Cary's dedication to education solidifies its status as an exemplary city, attracting families seeking an intellectually stimulating environment. In essence, Cary is a testament to the successful....

    Read 516 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 174,880,

  2. #3 Best Places to Raise a Family in Raleigh Area.

    Apex

    Suburb of Raleigh, NC,

    240 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love Apex and it is highly maintained. Friendly, family-friendly, and safe. They have great police and a great community. But ever since it was voted the top place to live, MANY people have moved...I can't see my favorite horse anymore. And it's difficult to drive now because all these new people can't drive. Before many people moved in driving was simple, safe, and easy. But now it is scary....

    Read 240 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 65,541,

  3. #8 Best Places to Raise a Family in Raleigh Area.

    Wake Forest

    Suburb of Raleigh, NC,

    199 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I moved to Wake Forest when I was six years old with my baby sister, so it’s safe to say I’ve seen a lot of changes over my childhood. Wake Forest used to be a dirt road kind of town with one highway....

    Read 199 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 48,047,

  4. #10 Best Places to Raise a Family in Raleigh Area.

    Raleigh

    City in North Carolina,

    1351 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Now in college, but having grown up in Raleigh, it has so much to offer. Of course, UNC, NCSU and Duke offer tons of ACC fever sports games! My personal sport was soccer and there was great training....

    Read 1351 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 465,517,

  5. #22 Best Places to Raise a Family in Raleigh Area.

    Pine Level

    Town in North Carolina,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says A small town feel to this place, and such a great place to raise a family. I have grown up here for most of my life. I am 18 years old, nearly 19, and have been here since I was 3 years old. I have....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 2,116,

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