Boasting a comfortable climate, a great location and a variety of resources, Raleigh and Wake County is rated by Money Magazine
as one of the best places to live in the nation.
Located just three hours from the mountains and two hours from the coast, Raleigh has something for everyone. Its rich history and cultural sophistication are evident throughout the city, especially in the numerous museums and galleries that populate downtown. Wake County's natural beauty mixes with its strong corporate climate to make it a favorable place to establish a home.
Greater Raleigh boasts a friendly atmosphere, excellent child-care and education, alluring neighborhoods and top-notch services for its residents. With its long history of involvement and awareness, residents feel a spirit of community in the many cultural activities and events the Raleigh area has to offer.
The Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill metro area provides its people and enterprises with a world-class combination of economic vitality, educational opportunity, environmental quality and community quality-of-life.
Raleigh and its surrounding areas offer an array of diverse activities that anyone can enjoy. From downtown art galleries and museums to professional sports teams, Raleigh residents will find cultural and entertainment facilities in an artistic climate that rivals any in the nation.