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Meryton is a residential neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina’s capital city. It uses the zip code 27616 and it covers a total land area of 0.047 square miles. Its borders include Meryton Park Way on the north and east, Thornton Commons Drive on the west, and Thornton Road on the south. Its main thoroughfares include Capital Boulevard, Perry Creek Road, Louisburg Road, Fox Road, Burlington Mills Road, and Durant Road.
The neighborhood is surrounded by other planned communities in the Raleigh, area such as the Thornton Commons Townhomes, Thornton Square Townhomes, Park at Perry Creek, and Castlebury. Aside from the many thoroughfares easily accessible to motorists, residents also benefit from the public transportation options in the city’s surrounding area. There is convenient access to fixed-route regional and commuter bus services in various areas of Raleigh.
Meryton residents have easy access to the Durant Nature Park located southwest of the neighborhood. It is also near the Greshams Lake, which is nestled in between the I-540 and Capital Boulevard. Capital Boulevard also features a long stretch of commercial establishments mainly catering to Raleigh locals and visitors.
The neighborhood is about 30 minutes away to the Raleigh-Durham International Airport via the I-540 and the Airport Boulevard. Going westward leads to the Brier Creek Reservoir, Lake Crabtree County Park, and William B. Umstead State Park. A little farther west, travelers arrive at Research Triangle Park, one of the largest and oldest science parks in the United States.
The Meryton community is inthe Wake County Schools District. The nearest schools in the area include Wildwood Forest Elementary School, East Millbrook Middle School, and Wakefield High School.