Herndon Place Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Herndon Place is a very small neighborhood of Raleigh, with an area of 0.002 square miles and a population of under a dozen residents. It uses the zip code 27610. About 80 percent of homes in the community are single-family, detached units.
Herndon Place is ideal for college students. It is immediately south of Saint Augustine’s College, placing the college within walking distance of anywhere in the neighborhood. Saint Augustine’s College is an undergraduate university known for its diverse opportunities and areas of study. Shaw University is also within a half-mile north of the community, while Peace College is a mile to its northwest.
The massive North Caroline State University Raleigh campus is two miles west of the neighborhood as well, offering such great facilities as the Mars Mission Research Center. It serves students from all over, and it offers a full, traditional college experience.
The neighborhood of Herndon Place is also centrally located to many of Raleigh’s highly touted cultural attractions. The Museum of Natural Sciences, North Carolina State Capitol, North Carolina Museum of History, and Marbles Kids Museum are all only about a mile or so southwest of the neighborhood.
This community is ideal for dog lovers. Oakwood Dog Park is only a half-mile north of Herndon Place, and the organization, Friends of the Off-Leash Dog Park at Oakwood Park ensures that things in the park stay very canine-friendly. Dog walkers are often seen along the tree-lined streets of the community, as well.
Other parks near the neighborhood include Lions Park, which is only a half-mile north of Herndon Place. It has a community center, tennis court, playground, outdoor basketball court, lighted ball field, picnic pavilion, and BMX track.