Welcome to Raleigh, North Carolina

nighttime cityscape of Raleigh, NC

Raleigh is the capital of North Carolina and the second largest city in the state after Charlotte. Raleigh is one of the three key "points" of the Triangle region, which is home to world-renowned technology, research, and bio-engineering companies at Research Triangle Park.

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If you're planning to move to Raleigh, we have the resources you need to make informed decisions. Tell us about your plans, and we will send you a Raleigh relocation package with information about top employers, local restaurants, area schools, and more.

Raleigh Statistics





89ºF / 69ºF

Summer Climate

51ºF / 32ºF

Winter Climate

Live, Work, and Play in Raleigh

North Carolina's capital city is home to state government offices, world-class universities, leading employers, and many of the state's top tourist attractions. Raleigh is also a beautiful city filled with trees and parks, which is why locals call it the "City of Oaks." Because of these reasons and more, Raleigh ranks among the best places to live in North Carolina and in the United States! Let us introduce you to the area.

Top Employers

  • Duke Energy
  • NC Department of Health & Human Services
  • Rex Healthcare
  • State of North Carolina
  • Wake County Government
  • WakeMed Health & Hospitals
  • Wells Fargo

Local Schools

  • Meredith College
  • NC State University
  • Shaw University
  • St. Augustine University
  • Wake County Public School System
  • Wake Technical Community College
  • William Peace University

Area Attractions

  • Crabtree Valley Mall
  • Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts
  • North Carolina Museum of Art
  • North Carolina State Fairgrounds
  • North Hills Shopping Center
  • NC Museum of Natural Sciences
  • PNC Arena (home of the Carolina Hurricanes hockey team)

Want to learn more about Raleigh, its job opportunities, and its residential communities? We offer a wealth of resources on our website to educate you about the area and your home buying options. Choose a resource below to find more information.

Raleigh Real Estate Stats

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Linda Craft & Team, REALTORS® has helped individuals and families with their Raleigh relocation needs for over 30 years. As the #1 real estate team in the Triangle, we are here to help you find your new home and connect with the Greater Raleigh community. Call us at 919-235-0007 or request your free relocation guide to get started.

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