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The Town of Cary is one of the fastest growing suburban cities in the south located just outside of Raleigh. Recognized as one of the top American cities to live in with its low crime rate, nearby centers of high quality education and bountiful natural and open space, Cary is home to renowned restaurants, booming businesses, large corporations, best in class retail shopping and endless entertainment and recreational activities for citizens of all ages and interests.

Located just minutes from Raleigh, Research Triangle Park, RDU International airport and major triangle roadways, Cary’s location cannot be beat. This well-established, quiet and charming city is a highly sought-after place to call home for native North Carolinians and citizens who are relocating to the triangle region.


Residential real estate options in Cary are extensive and appeal to the needs of any demographic. The historic downtown area features vintage historic homes with unique architectural character, located within walking distance of local restaurants, breweries, festivals, retail shops and more. For buyers who prefer more of a suburban neighborhood feel, there’s a plethora of communities and various planned unit developments, featuring golf courses, greenway trail access and other recreational attractions. For those who prefer lower-maintenance living, townhomes and condos are located throughout various communities and sections of Cary.


You don’t need to leave the town of Cary to experience a fun time. Some of the many things to do include:

  • Countless unique local shops, restaurants, breweries and the Triangle’s first and only winery.
  • Ample natural, open space featuring various parks, recreational trails and water activities, 5 golf courses, a USA Baseball training complex
  • Live concerts of high profile artists and festivals at Koka Booth Amphitheatre and Downtown Cary.
  • Art exhibitions, theatrical performances and studio workshops at the Cary Art Center.
  • Historical activities and tours Page Walker Arts & History Center
  • Nearby Atlantic Coast Conference athletic events (NC State, Duke and UNC), NHL Carolina Hurricanes events, Durham Bulls and Carolina Mudcats minor league baseball events.
  • Venture to the beach and or mountains for a getaway in only 2+ hours!

Coming Soon, Fall 2021: Fenton a 92-acre district of shopping, dining, entertainment, residences and businesses.


Cary’s long-standing reputation for providing high-quality education options attracts buyers from all over. Cary’s highly rated public schools are included in the Wake County Public School System (WCPSS). In addition to public education, charter (tuition free, lottery selected) and private (tuition paid) schools options are available.

*Student assignments are updated annually and subject to change. For current school calendar assignments, access the Wake County Public School System website.

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