North Raleigh, NC, is a flourishing community that is located within the city limits of Raleigh. It is one of the fastest growing areas of the city with numerous subdivisions being built as the city expands to the north. After all, Raleigh is recognized as a city that boasts of great jobs, wonderful recreational activities and a beautiful place to live.
North Carolina has put a priority on teaching children of practically all ages. The same is true for North Raleigh. One of the best districts in the community is the Leesville school district. Schools like Leesville Road High School and Leesville Road Elementary School have plenty of afterschool projects and clubs that help students stay active and engaged. Teachers care about each student, and there is special attention that is given to students who are struggling in school. Furthermore, teachers receive continuing education each year in order to serve students more beneficially.
Although North Raleigh is not technically its own suburb, it is a community that is different and distinct from other areas of Raleigh. Citizens refer to it as being north of the Interstate 40 line and south of the Interstate 540 line. Due to the large amount of suburban houses in the community, many see North Raleigh as a suburban area. At the same time, there are plenty of older homes in many neighborhoods that are available as well. There are numerous neighborhoods within the community that are thriving and offer plenty to individuals, couples and families, such as North Hills and North Ridge Country Club.
People who love to shop will discover that the North Hills Mall is an excellent mall to visit. Since its opening back in 1960, this mall has been providing excellent sales and deals to adults and children. There are practically 100 stores that have merchandise available each day of the week. Some of the stores include Target, Ethan Allen, Learning Express and REI. People who love to dine will find wonderful establishments, such as Panera Bread, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse and so much more. Fitness enthusiasts will appreciate a fitness center. There is a movie theater with 14 screens. The North Ridge Country Club is an excellent place to play golf. When in need of enjoying the wonders of creation, visit North Wake Landfill District Park. There are walking and hiking areas as well as a playground in this former landfill.
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