Wake Forest, NC Area Towns, Cities and Communities
Wake County is made up of the twelve municipalities of Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, Knightdale, Morrisville, Raleigh, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell, and Zebulon. Surrounding Wake County are several other counties as well that complete the Raleigh area. Other larger cities include Durham in Durham County and Chapel Hill in Orange County. Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and the surrounding areas are commonly referred to as "The Triangle". Wake Forest is located North of Raleigh and is the northern most city in Wake County with the small town of Rolesville just to the east of Wake Forest. Many looking for more private home settings with larger lot sizes continue to venture north of Wake County into Franklin and Granville counties where you will still find Wake Forest addresses as well as the cities of Youngsville and Franklinton to find homes with larger lots, but still within commuting distances to Raleigh and Durham.
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North Raleigh is primarily residential, a few minutes north of Downtown Raleigh with its own local culture.
Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill, NC (The Triangle)
The Triangle is made up of the Raleigh, Durham, Cary, and Chapel Hill areas which is continually ranked among top lists for place to work and live. Everything from professional & minor leagues sports, top universities & hospitals, parks, music & more...
Rolesville is located east of Wake Forest, NC in the northeastern section of Wake County. A small town, but the fastest growing town in North Carolina the last several years.
Wake Forest, NC
History, parks, shopping, barbecue, annual events, tree lined communities, historic downtown district, excellent schools, farmers market. This is what you imagine in your next hometown. That is why we call Wake Forest our Hometown. Come find out more....
Youngsville sits just beyond Wake County in the southern portion of Franklin County. Many choose to make Youngsville home because of the many neighborhoods that feature large lots with great housing options, but still within reach of Raleigh.