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Experience Cary's Sought-After Lifestyle

Cary offers every feature you love about a hometown: a quaint downtown complete with an old-fashioned soda fountain, a long list of performing arts venues and cultural activities, a quiet location that's not too far from the city, and a small-town atmosphere where you can get to know your neighbors. Because of its convenience to Raleigh and Research Triangle Park, Cary has grown into a popular place to live. It's little wonder that, with all of its amenities and excellent schools, Cary consistently ranks among the best places to live.

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Why Do Residents Choose Cary?

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Parks & Rec

Get outside and enjoy Cary’s bright sunny days at 29 local parks! You’ll find everything from lakes and boat rentals to biking and hiking trails to an adventure ropes course at the Bond Park. Take a stroll one of Cary’s Greenway Trails, which connect neighborhoods and parks throughout town, or bike along US Bicycle Route 1 or NC Bicycle Route 2. Explore the beautiful nature trails of Hemlock Bluffs or hit the courts at Cary Tennis Park. And don’t forget to enjoy premier golf at Lochmere, Prestonwood, or MacGregor Downs.

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Things to Do

There’s so much to enjoy in Cary! Head Downtown to explore local shops, businesses, and restaurants, or to enjoy outstanding events, like the Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival, Cary Diwali Celebration, or the Downtown Performers Series. The Koka Booth Amphitheatre is another popular destination for its numerous concerts, festivals, and events throughout the year. You can find art exhibits and local performances at the Cary Arts Center and The Cary Theater, and professional sports at WakeMed Soccer Park (where the Carolina Railhawks play) and the USA Baseball National Training Complex.

shopping and amenities

Shopping & Dining

In Cary, you’re never far from shopping and dining or the businesses and amenities you need. Major shopping centers like Crossroads Plaza offer major retailers and department stores, as well as plenty of restaurants. Other major shopping areas include the Shoppes of Kildaire, Waverly Place Shopping Center, and Harrison Pointe Shopping Center. Cary is also home to its own enclosed mall, Cary Towne Center.

top employers

Local Employers

With easy access to the Research Triangle Park, Cary offers truly outstanding employment opportunities. But you don’t have to commute to RTP to find work—Cary is also home to a few of its own top companies, like SAS Institute, Western Wake Medical Center, Cotton Incorporated, Epic Games, Lord Corporation, Fidelity, Verizon, and American Airlines.

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Local Education

Cary is served by Wake County Public School System, the largest and one of the highest-rated districts in North Carolina. Cary’s public schools, which consist of 17 elementary schools, five middle schools, and four high schools, are known as some of the top performing in the district. Cary is also home to several private schools, such as Cary Academy, Chesterbrook Academy, and Hopewell Academy.

Cary also offers access to outstanding institutions of higher learning, including North Carolina State University, Duke University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as Wake Tech Community College.

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Cary at a Glance

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quick facts

Quick Facts

Population: 155,900
Growth Since 2000: +64.2%
County: Wake
Mean Home Price: $354,200
School District: Wake County

travel and commute

Travel Times

RTP: 15 min
Raleigh: 15 min
Durham: 20 min
Airport: RDU International
Public Transit: GoCary

Cary Real Estate

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