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2023 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in North Carolina

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  1. #1 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in North Carolina.

    Morrisville

    Suburb of Raleigh, NC,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says Morrisville is one of my favorite cities in the Triangle Area of North Carolina. You're 20 minutes away from Raleigh, 20 minutes away from Durham, and 10 minutes away from Cary. As well as being a couple minutes away from a bunch of other smaller cities nearby. There's a lot of lovely and delicious restaurants to choose from in Morrisville, so I would like to name just a...1. Blaze Pizza. Location: 1024 Market Center Drive. 2. Firebirds Wood Fired Grill. Location: 3200 Village Market Place. 3. Carmen's Cuban Cafe & Lounge. Location: 108 Factory Shops Road.4. C&T Wok. Location: 130 Morrisville Square Way.5. G.58 Cuisine. Location: 10958 Chapel Hill Road.6. Another Broken Egg Cafe. Location: 1121 Market Center Drive.7. Full Moon Oyster Bar. Location: 1600 Village Market Place. 8. Babymoon Cafe. Location: 100 Jerusalem Drive #106. 9. Two Guys Grill Inc. Location: 4149 Davis Drive. 10. Alpaca Peruvian Charcoal Chicken. Location: 9575 Chapel Hill Road..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 28,824,

  2. #7 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in North Carolina.

    Harrisburg

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Harrisburg, North Carolina is a small town located in Cabarrus County. While individual experiences and perspectives may vary, here are some generally recognized positive aspects of Harrisburg:Small-town atmosphere: Harrisburg maintains a charming small-town atmosphere that appeals to many residents. The community is known for its friendly and close-knit nature, offering a sense of...Proximity to Charlotte: Harrisburg is situated just a short distance from Charlotte, the largest city in North Carolina. This close proximity provides residents with convenient access to urban...The area needs more community engagement and involvement, Increasing community engagement and involvement can help foster a stronger sense of community and belonging..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 18,415,

  3. #13 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in North Carolina.

    Chapel Hill

    Town in North Carolina,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I’ve lived in Chapel Hill for my entire adult life. I moved here from upstate NY in 2001 for undergrad at UNC and found this town so charming I just never left! It’s a small-ish college town with a diverse and progressive population. Great variety of local restaurants & bars, a pretty rocking live music scene. The entire town also seems geared towards....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 60,920,

  4. #20 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in North Carolina.

    Waxhaw

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    104 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Small town just south of Charlotte. Wonderful, friendly people. Lots of lush farms and tons of mansions! A true "small town" feel while still only a short drive into Charlotte. Schools are some....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 19,645,

  5. #23 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in North Carolina.

    McAdenville

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Mcadenville is one of my favorite metro Charlotte communities. Small town with all of the positives of larger towns. Mcadenville or as many people know it, ChristmasTown USA. Convenient to Charlotte Douglas International airport, 15 minutes. Convenient to Charlotte center city, 20-25 mins. Right off of major interstate. Adorable downtown with restaurants, boutiques and gift shops. Tons of beautiful walking trails. And this community has tons of places to get beautiful views of the Catawba River. Tons of history....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 1,019,

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