Raleigh NC Real Estate:

More a sprawling suburb than an urban city center, Raleigh has pockets of neighborhoods each with their own hidden gems. Raleigh celebrates its local talent and takes pride in its music and entertainment scene. There are currently 1,924 properties for sale in Raleigh, where the median listing price is $300,000. The Zillow Home Value Index is $222,900. Home values have increased by 6.3 percent over the past year, and are expected to rise another 4 percent over the next 12 months. The median price per square foot in Raleigh is $141. On average, homes for sale in Raleigh stay on the market for 59 days and receive one offer. Raleigh is the 46th most walkable large city in the U.S. with a walk score of 30, a transit score of 23 and a bike score of 41. Raleigh is home to approximately 393,039 people and 330,662 jobs.

Raleigh NC Demographics:

The median age in Raleigh is 32 and the median household income is $55,398 per year. Popular Raleigh neighborhoods include North Raleigh, Northwest Raleigh, Northeast Raleigh, West Raleigh, Southwest Raleigh, Southeast Raleigh, Hillsborough Street, South Raleigh and East Raleigh.

Things to do in Raleigh:

Downtown Raleigh offers plenty of opportunities for shopping, dining and entertainment. Colleges and universities in Raleigh include Shaw University, St. Augustine's University, North Carolina State University, William Peace University and Meredith College. Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Wake Forest University are nearby. Major attractions in Raleigh include the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, William B. Umstead State Park and the JC Raulston Arboretum.

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