Rocky Mount is a city located within North Carolina, United States.
Rocky Mount is reasonably quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case around one of the railway lines or Interstate 95.
In Rocky Mount, around two thirds of the dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. This city has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between home owners and renters is about even. The average year of construction for properties in this city is 1980.
Home buyers in Rocky Mount will welcome that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Residents benefit from over 150 restaurants and coffee shops as well. With regards to education, it can be difficult to access high schools and primary schools on foot from houses for sale in this city. Locals benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
This city is an extraordinarily convenient part of the Rocky Mount NC metropolitan area for getting around by car. Most properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, such as Interstate 95, and it is very easy to access a place to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Rocky Mount is not very frequent. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the city, and it is easy to find a nearby bus stop from most residences. Most houses for sale in this city are located in areas that are not very well-suited for walking as very few daily errands can be run on foot.