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The community of Ellington Place is located along West Morgan Street and Tryon Street, just northwest of downtown Raleigh. This commercial area is home to businesses like Snapbug Photography, Safechild, and Innovative Design. The general area surrounding West Morgan Street is primarily commercial, but some apartments, condominiums, and townhomes are scattered throughout the area.
North Carolina State University takes up a large tract of land to the southwest. This public, coeducational university is the largest in North Carolina, enrolling more than 33,000 students. NCSU offers 115 undergraduate degrees, 169 masters degrees, and 69 doctoral degrees. Peace College, St. Augustine’s College, Shaw University, and Meredith College are all nearby as well, offering residents many different educational options.
Wakemed Health & Hospitals, located directly across the highway from Ellington Place, offers superb medical care to area residents. This hospital features North Carolina’s first freestanding Children’s Emergency Department, as well as the WakeMed Heart Center, one of the highest volume heart centers in the United States.
Pullen Park, the largest park in the area, lies near North Carolina University. This is a fun and unique park for kids of all ages. The park features a carousel, a train, and kiddie boats for paddling on the park’s large pond. The Pullen Aquatic Center, Pullen Arts Center, and Theatre in the Park are also conveniently located here.