Northwest, Raleigh, NC

Population: 81,974

Key findings

  • Northwest has a Livability Score of 77/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Northwest crime rates are 37% lower than the Raleigh average
  • Cost of living in Northwest is 7% higher than the Raleigh average
  • Northwest real estate prices are 28% higher than the Raleigh average
  • Rental prices in Northwest are 1% higher than the Raleigh average

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      Top Rated Schools in Northwest

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Sycamore Creek ElementaryPK - 51,13278%
      Leesville Road High9 - 122,28166%
      Leesville Road ElementaryKG - 592964%
      Brier Creek ElementaryPK - 590762%
      Jeffreys Grove ElementaryPK - 554361%
      Hilburn Drive AcademyPK - 881160%
      Leesville Road Middle School6 - 81,22859%
      York ElementaryPK - 549253%
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      Source: The Northwest, Raleigh, NC data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).