Raleigh Information

Raleigh Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Raleigh, NC

General Raleigh Information

State: North Carolina

County: Wake County

Close cities: Rolesville, NC, Morrisville, NC, Garner, NC, Clayton, NC, Wake Forest, NC, Cary, NC, Durham, NC, Knightdale, NC, Apex, NC, Raleigh, NC

Raleigh Population (census data)
Total 375,806 (+30.6% since 2000)
Male 185,999 (49.5%)
Female 189,807 (50.5%)

Population Density: 3,279 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.7 (US Avg is 100)

Raleigh Elevation: 350 feet above sea level

Land Area: 114.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $51,071

Zip Codes: 27602, 27629, 27609, 27613, 27614, 27624, 27636, 27640, 27626, 27604, 27656, 27605, 27690, 27607, 27627, 27625, 27621, 27658, 27612, 27675, 27601, 27668, 27611, 27676, 27623, 27634, 27650, 27617, 27616, 27610, 27661, 27699, 27622, 27619, 27698, 27603, 27635, 27695, 27628, 27606, 27608, 27697, 27620, and 27615.

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Raleigh Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (60.3%)
  • Black (27.8%)
  • Hispanic (7.0%)
  • Other race (3.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Asian Indian (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Chinese (0.7%)
  • Vietnamese (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (12.0%)
  • German (10.0%)
  • Irish (8.4%)
  • United States (6.3%)
  • Italian (3.6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.4%)
Foriegn Born: 32,410 people (8.6%)
  • Latin America (47.8%)
  • Asia (28.3%)
  • Europe (12.4%)
  • Africa (11.5%)

Local Raleigh Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NFL Football: Washington Redskins, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: Duke University, North Carolina State University

Raleigh School Information

High Schools
Athens Drive High (1420 Athens Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - Wake County Schools District)
Baker Charter High (330 South Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC, 27601 - Baker Charter High District)
Leesville Road High (8409 Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC, 27613 - Wake County Schools District)
Millbrook High (2201 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh, NC, 27615 - Wake County Schools District)
Needham Broughton High (723 Saint Marys Street, Raleigh, NC, 27605 - Wake County Schools District)
Phillips High (1923 Milburnie Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
Raleigh Charter High (1111 Haynes Street, Raleigh, NC, 27604 - Raleigh Charter High District)
Sanderson High (5500 Dixon Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27609 - Wake County Schools District)
Sanderson High School AOF (5500 Dixon Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27609 - Wake County Schools District)
Southeast Raleigh High (2600 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
Wakefield High (2200 Wakefield Pines Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27614 - Wake County Schools District)
William G Enloe High (128 Clarendon Cres, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
Middle Schools
Carnage Middle (1425 Carnage Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
Carroll Middle (4520 Six Forks Road, Raleigh, NC, 27609 - Wake County Schools District)
Centennial Campus Middle (1900 Main Campus Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - Wake County Schools District)
Daniels Middle (2816 Oberlin Road, Raleigh, NC, 27608 - Wake County Schools District)
Dillard Drive Middle (5200 Dillard Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - Wake County Schools District)
Durant Road Middle (10401 Durant Road, Raleigh, NC, 27614 - Wake County Schools District)
East Millbrook Middle (3801 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh, NC, 27616 - Wake County Schools District)
East Wake Middle (2700 Old Milburnie Road, Raleigh, NC, 27604 - Wake County Schools District)
Leesville Road Middle (8405 Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC, 27613 - Wake County Schools District)
Ligon Middle (706 E Lenoir Street, Raleigh, NC, 27601 - Wake County Schools District)
Martin Middle (1701 Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC, 27607 - Wake County Schools District)
Moore Square Museum Magnet Middle (301 South Person Street, Raleigh, NC, 27601 - Wake County Schools District)
River Oaks Middle (4700 New Bern Avenue, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
Wakefield Middle (2300 Wakefield Pines Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27614 - Wake County Schools District)
West Millbrook Middle (8115 Strickland Road, Raleigh, NC, 27615 - Wake County Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Baileywick Road Elementary (9425 Baileywick Road, Raleigh, NC, 27615 - Wake County Schools District)
Barwell Road Elementary (3925 Barwell Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake District)
Brassfield Elementary (2001 Brassfield Road, Raleigh, NC, 27614 - Wake County Schools District)
Brentwood Elementary (3426 Ingram Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27604 - Wake County Schools District)
Brier Creek Elementary (9801 Brier Creek Parkway, Raleigh, NC, 27617 - Wake District)
Brooks Elementary (700 Northbrook Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27609 - Wake County Schools District)
Bugg Elementary (825 Cooper Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
Combs Elementary (2001 Lorimer Road, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - Wake County Schools District)
Conn Elementary (1220 Brookside Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27604 - Wake County Schools District)
Dillard Drive Elementary (5018 Dillard Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - Wake County Schools District)
Douglas Elementary (600 Ortega Road, Raleigh, NC, 27609 - Wake County Schools District)
Durant Road Elementary (9901 Durant Road, Raleigh, NC, 27614 - Wake County Schools District)
Fox Road Elementary (7101 Fox Road, Raleigh, NC, 27616 - Wake County Schools District)
Fuller Elementary (806 Calloway Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
Green Elementary (5307 Six Forks Road, Raleigh, NC, 27609 - Wake County Schools District)
Harris Creek Elementary (3851 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh, NC, 27616 - Wake County Schools District)
Hilburn Drive Elementary (7100 Hilburn Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27613 - Wake County Schools District)
Hope Elementary (1116 N Blount Street, Raleigh, NC, 27604 - Hope Elementary District)
Hunter Elementary (1018 E Davie Street, Raleigh, NC, 27601 - Wake County Schools District)
Jeffreys Grove Elementary (6119 Creedmoor Road, Raleigh, NC, 27612 - Wake County Schools District)
Joyner Elementary (2300 Noble Road, Raleigh, NC, 27608 - Wake County Schools District)
Lacy Elementary (1820 Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC, 27607 - Wake County Schools District)
Lead Mine Elementary (8301 Old Leadmine Road, Raleigh, NC, 27615 - Wake County Schools District)
Leesville Road Elementary (8401 Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC, 27613 - Wake County Schools District)
Lynn Road Elementary (1601 Lynn Road, Raleigh, NC, 27612 - Wake County Schools District)
Millbrook Elementary (1520 E Millbrook Road, Raleigh, NC, 27609 - Wake County Schools District)
North Ridge Elementary (7120 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh, NC, 27615 - Wake County Schools District)
Oak Grove Elementary (10401 Penny Road, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - Wake County Schools District)
Olds Elementary (204 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC, 27607 - Wake County Schools District)
Partnership Elementary (601 Devereux Street, Raleigh, NC, 27605 - Wake County Schools District)
Pleasant Union Elementary (1900 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh, NC, 27614 - Wake County Schools District)
Poe Elementary (400 Peyton Street, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
Powell Elementary (1130 Marlborough Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
River Bend Elementary (3851 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh, NC, 27616 - Wake District)
Root Elementary (3202 Northampton Road, Raleigh, NC, 27609 - Wake County Schools District)
Smith Elementary (1101 Maxwell Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27603 - Wake County Schools District)
Stough Elementary (4210 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC, 27612 - Wake County Schools District)
Swift Creek Elementary (5601 Tryon Road, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - Wake County Schools District)
Underwood Elementary (1614 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC, 27608 - Wake County Schools District)
Vance Elementary (8808 Old Stage Road, Raleigh, NC, 27603 - Wake County Schools District)
Wakefield Elementary (2400 Wakefield Pines Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27614 - Wake County Schools District)
Washington Elementary (1000 Fayetteville Street, Raleigh, NC, 27601 - Wake County Schools District)
Wilburn Elementary (3707 Marsh Creek Road, Raleigh, NC, 27604 - Wake County Schools District)
Wildwood Forest Elementary (8401 Wildwood Forest Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27604 - Wake County Schools District)
Wiley Elementary (301 Saint Mary's Street, Raleigh, NC, 27605 - Wake County Schools District)
Yates Mill Elementary (5993 Yates Mill Pond Road, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - Wake County Schools District)
York Elementary (5201 Brookhaven Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27612 - Wake County Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Casa Esperanza Montessori (2600 Sumner Boulevard #130, Raleigh, NC, 27616 - Casa Esperanza Montessori District)
Exploris (207 E Hargett Street, Raleigh, NC, 27601 - Exploris District)
Governor Morehead School (301 Ashe Avenue, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - NC Schools For The Deaf/Blind District)
Longview (318 N King Charles Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)
Magellan Charter (9400 Forum Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27615 - Magellan Charter District)
Mount Vernon (5418 Chapel Hill Road, Raleigh, NC, 27607 - Wake County Schools District)
Preeminent Charter (3815 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Preeminent Charter District)
Quest Academy (9650 Strickland Road Suite 175, Raleigh, NC, 27615 - Quest Academy District)
Sparc Academy (2401 Crusader Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27606 - Sparc Academy District)
Torchlight Academy (2801 South Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC, 27603 - Torchlight Academy District)
Wake Early College of Health and Sciences (2901 Holston Lane, Raleigh, NC, 27610 - Wake County Schools District)

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