Central 79 Exceptional
Central Livability #6 ranked neighborhood in Raleigh#28 ranked neighborhood in North CarolinaRanks better than 85% of areas
A+ Central Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D+ Central Cost of Living Cost of living is 9% higher than North Carolina
1044% more expensive than the US average
1022% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Central cost of living
C+ Central Crime Total crime is 21% lower than North Carolina
Total crime
2,27012% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 4512% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-8%Year over year crime is down
Central crime
D- Central Employment Household income is 35% lower than North Carolina
Median household income
$31,46343% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,38922% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%7% higher than the US average
Central employment
C- Central Housing Home value is 58% higher than North Carolina
Median home value
$247,50034% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$79816% lower than the US average
Home ownership
35%45% lower than the US average
Central real estate or Central rentals
B Central Schools HS graduation rate is 7% lower than North Carolina
High school grad. rates
76%8% lower than the US average
School test scores
62%26% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Raleigh K-12 schools
A Central User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Central
Overall user rating
80% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
80% 1 total surveys
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      Central transportation information

      StatisticCentralRaleighNorth Carolina
      Average one way commuten/a23min24min
      Workers who drive to work68.9%78.6%81.1%
      Workers who carpool6.9%9.5%9.8%
      Workers who take public transit6.5%2.0%1.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.9%0.5%0.2%
      Workers who walk9.5%1.8%1.8%
      Working from home4.8%6.3%4.8%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)01 (1)10
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)01 (4)20

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      Source: The Central, Raleigh, NC data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).