Cary, NC City Guide

Cary City Guide & Data
Population (2013)136,627
People per square mile2,477
Household income$91,349
Income per capita$42,332
Male/Female ratio0.96:1
Males 18-39 years28.0%
Females 18-39 years28.3%
Married (15yrs and older)66.2%
Have children (under 18yrs)54.8%
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The best city to liveI REALLY LOVE THIS PLACE AND I'M SUFFERING RIGHT NOW BECAUSE I HAVE TO GO DUE TO A JOB TRANFER. I HAVE BEEN HERE SINCE FEBRUARY 2009 AND I JUST FALL IN LOVE WITH THIS TOWN. I NEVER SAW AN UNIQUE BEAUTY AND CLEANNESS LIKE THE ONE THIS PLACERead full review
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  • July 06, 2010
Cary, North Carolina: The Best of Both WorldsI moved to Cary ten years ago and find it a delightful place to live. Cary is a prosperous suburb with the largest retail shopping area in the state of North Carolina. A great attraction is Koka Booth Amphitheater in Regency Park. ThisRead full review

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  • Jules1996 posted a question in Cary
  • May 28, 2012
Cary area schools and housingMy husband is considering a job change that would move us to Cary. From what I have researched, the school situation is very concerning to me. I have a GT seventh grade (in the fall) and a ninth grader with ADHD and dyslexia..by the timeSee full question
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Neighborhoods in & around Cary, NC

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Wade, Raleigh866
Five Points, Raleigh868
Six Forks, Raleigh858.3
Glenwood, Raleigh856.9
Mordecai, Raleigh848.2
Hillsborough, Raleigh826.2
North, Raleigh8212.6
Falls Of Neuse, Raleigh809.4
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Northwest, Raleigh805.8
North Central, Raleigh788.5
West, Raleigh763.9
Central, Raleigh767.9
Northeast, Raleigh7513.5
Southeast, Raleigh7512.1
East Raleigh, Raleigh7510.2
South, Raleigh7411.6
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Cities near Cary, NC

CityScoreMiles
Apex, NC875.6
Holly Springs, NC8510.1
Morrisville, NC843.3
Wake Forest, NC8420
Rougemont, NC8430.6
Clayton, NC8420.7
Chapel Hill, NC8317.5
CityScoreMiles
Knightdale, NC8016.8
Fuquay-Varina, NC8014.4
Raleigh, NC808.1
Creedmoor, NC8023.5
Carrboro, NC8018.4
Fearrington Village, NC7916.4
Durham, NC7915.5
Garner, NC7910.9
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