Located within North Carolina, United States, the town of Garner is located in the Raleigh metropolitan area.
Garner is reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially near the railway line or Interstate 40. It is rather difficult to access green spaces in the town since they are spread out sporadically. Despite that, there are approximately 10 parks close by for residents to relax in.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Garner is an important part of its character. The median year of construction for properties in this town is 1995. This town has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around three quarters of the population of this town own their home while the remainder are renters.
High schools and primary schools are not especially abundant in Garner, and accordingly not always within walking distance. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. Regarding eating, accessing one of around 20 supermarkets by walking is possible for some, but not all, home buyers in Garner. There are also a few opportunities for those who value restaurants within walking distance.
Getting around by car is especially convenient in Garner. Coming across a place to park is generally easy. In contrast, getting around by transit can be very hard in Garner as a result of the service's low frequency. Thankfully, property owners are served by a few bus lines. It is difficult for pedestrians to navigate this part of the Raleigh metropolitan area since running daily errands is challenging on foot.