Raleigh NC Piedmont Best Place

 

NC Piedmont Best Place nicknamed the, “City of Oaks.”  Raleigh NC has many tree lined streets and public green spaces that make the city feel more like a big neighborhood in many of the outlying areas.

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City Of Oaks – Raleigh NC

Known nationally for the Research Triangle Park, the Raleigh NC area is rated as one of the best places to live and work in the country.

Especially if your work has to do with technology or health care.

The Research Triangle Park also lends part of its name to the trio of cities that make up the Research Triangle, including NC Piedmont Best Place Durham NC and Chapel Hill NC, in addition to Raleigh.

Raleigh is set up so the major business district is located in the middle of the city.

In the surrounding districts you’ll find smaller businesses, residences, restaurants and entertainment centers.

And I have to tell you it is an amazing middle of the city. You can imagine being the state capital.

Raleigh NC has excellent highway and road access with Interstate 40 creating a beltway around the city.

While there can be a lot of traffic especially at rush hour, the beltway does help to keep the traffic under control.  Although if you don’t like to drive in traffic consider living close to where you work.


Raleigh is a half an hour to either Durham NC or Chapel Hill NC. 

The North Carolina Beaches of Morehead City NC are about three hours east.  And three hours to Charlotte NC, and an hour and a half to Greenville NC.

Raleigh has a population of around 300,000 people and is the county seat of Wake County North Carolina, which has a total population of 695,681 people.

The NC Piedmont Best Place of Raleigh is the second largest city in North Carolina, behind Charlotte, and is the state capital.

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Bob Bencivenga is a professional site locator and location analyst for major corporations. Bob researches the growth of NC and SC to find the Best Places to Retire or Relocate that are still affordable.

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