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Best Places To Live Near East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC

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  • East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 11,665
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score91
  • Holly Springs, NC
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 30,126
  • For the past 4 years, I have enjoyed my time living in Holly Springs, North Carolina a clean and excellent community in the suburbs of Raleigh, North Carolina. Holly Springs is a multicultural suburb…[read more]
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  • Morrisville, NC
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.3km away
  • Population: 22,600
  • The city wraps in in the loving arms of charming, beautiful Southern architecture and trees that offer shade for a peaceful walk almost any time of the year. Summers can get a bit hot, but it's not…[read more]
91
  • Apex, NC
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 43,893
  • This place is okay. Please delete my old review. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .…[read more]
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  • Cary, NC
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: 155,822
  • I want to move to Cary NC for lots of reasons It's great to raise a family it has low crime great schools affordable housing everything is a great stat for this place except the cost of living although…[read more]
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  • Wake Forest, NC
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 36,472
  • Growth here is unbelievable, everyday they blade over another section of town to build more things that there is already plenty of. Traffic is getting horrible and people here are "Horn Honkers" If…[read more]
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  • Five Points, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 2.5mi / 4.0km away
  • Population: 8,393
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  • North, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 8.2mi / 13.1km away
  • Population: 76,649
  • North Raleigh NC is a great place to raise a family. I have lived here for over 20 years and have grown with the town. We currently live in the North Hills area. This area of town has more than 27,000…[read more]
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  • Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 4.0mi / 6.5km away
  • Population: 14,634
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  • Wade, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 4.3mi / 6.9km away
  • Population: 8,992
81
  • Fuquay-Varina, NC
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 22,722
  • Living here in Fuquay-Varina reminds me of an old storybook country living survival guide. Never heard of one? Well, here goes. I will take the time to explain to you how living in a city such as this…[read more]
81
  • Glenwood, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 4.1mi / 6.7km away
  • Population: 7,562
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  • Clayton, NC
  • City: 12.3mi / 19.8km away
  • Population: 18,553
  • I have lived spent over 20 years in Clayton. It's fairly safe and very affordable. The downtown is small but quaint and has a few great shops and restaurants. Compared to neighboring Garner, Clayton…[read more]
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  • Knightdale, NC
  • City: 5.7mi / 9.2km away
  • Population: 13,787
  • Knightdale, North Carolina is a great place to live! I've spent the last 24 years here and plan on spending the rest of my life as a resident of this town. We have so many different things to do, are…[read more]
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  • West, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 6.8mi / 10.9km away
  • Population: 37,998
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  • Raleigh, NC
  • City: 2.4mi / 3.9km away
  • Population: 441,326
  • Great for families.. Cost of living is pretty great. People are mostly friendly. Crime is low. Very diverse group of hard-working people. Lots of parks and great weather. Highly recommend giving Raleigh…[read more]
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  • Northwest, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 81,974
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  • Southwest, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 4.7mi / 7.5km away
  • Population: 22,629
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  • Garner, NC
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 27,625
  • After living in Raleigh for several years, I decided to move to Garner, NC. about 30 minutes outside the capital. The small town life has an appeal for me. The weather is moderate most of the year, but…[read more]
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  • Six Forks, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 3.9mi / 6.2km away
  • Population: 10,549
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  • Northeast, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 4.7mi / 7.6km away
  • Population: 87,424
  • While I was in college, I lived in the northeast Raleigh area. It is one of the busiest areas I have lived in, but I wouldn't have traded it for anything. My apartment building was very quiet, and I was…[read more]
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  • Wendell, NC
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 6,298
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  • Mordecai, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 2.1mi / 3.3km away
  • Population: 2,801
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  • Rolesville, NC
  • City: 11.9mi / 19.2km away
  • Population: 5,583
72
  • Southeast, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 3.0mi / 4.8km away
  • Population: 28,074
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  • Archer Lodge, NC
  • City: 14.9mi / 23.9km away
  • Population: 4,614
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  • Durham, NC
  • City: 21.5mi / 34.5km away
  • Population: 251,761
  • I don't know what all the hub bub is about but I personally feel Durham is over rated. First off the amenities here are limited. Looking at the list on this site they listed the children's museum…[read more]
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  • Falls Of Neuse, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 3.5mi / 5.6km away
  • Population: 9,631
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  • South Central, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 2.2mi / 3.5km away
  • Population: 8,076
69
  • Central, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 2.8mi / 4.5km away
  • Population: 5,240
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  • Wilson's Mills, NC
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.3km away
  • Population: 2,433
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  • Youngsville, NC
  • City: 17.4mi / 28.0km away
  • Population: 1,457
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  • Angier, NC
  • City: 21.3mi / 34.3km away
  • Population: 5,079
65
  • North Central, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 1.8mi / 2.9km away
  • Population: 6,392
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  • Smithfield, NC
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.1km away
  • Population: 11,746
  • We moved to Smithfield when I was a kid. It is a rural town in the sand hills of North Carolina about 30 minutes outside of our capital, Raleigh. The cost of living is reasonable, but not very many high…[read more]
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  • South, Raleigh, NC
  • Neighborhood: 4.0mi / 6.5km away
  • Population: 17,197
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  • Zebulon, NC
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 4,813
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  • Gorman, NC
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.5km away
  • Population: 941
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  • Bunn, NC
  • City: 22.6mi / 36.3km away
  • Population: 384
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  • Selma, NC
  • City: 24.2mi / 39.0km away
  • Population: 6,325

Listed above are the best places to live in East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, followed by the best places to live near East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, sorted by Livability Score.

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