Heron Park Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
North Raleigh’s Heron Park is in the 27616 zip code. The neighborhood is located to the southeast of Louisburg Road and southwest of Mitchell Mill Road. Local commuting corridor, Interstate 540, runs to the southwest of Heron Park. Raleigh, North Carolina communities encircling the neighborhood include Neuse Crossing, High Meadows, North College Park, Massey Preserve, 5401 North, Wakebrook Estates, Country Pines, Fox Den North, and Castlebury. The community is comprised of residences lining Speight Circle, Neuse Crossing Drive, and Daingerfield Drive.
Heron Park is close to one of Raleigh’s natural resource gems, Durant Nature Park, a popular park and recreational area with locals. The park is situated several miles northwest of the neighborhood. Greshams Lake and Marsh Creek Park are also located close to the community.
Commuters calling Heron Park their home enjoy their proximity to Raleigh commuting arteries, Interstates 540 and 440. Both popular and widely traveled interstates run to the southwest of the community. Downtown Raleigh and its commercial hub are only a short drive of less than 10 miles from the neighborhood, because of the unprecedented convenience afforded by these interstates to the residents of Heron Park. A major local employer, North Carolina State University, is found only about 11 miles from the neighborhood. Raleigh-Durham International Airport is conveniently located 15 miles from the community.
The community is established and most of its single-family residences were constructed from 1993 to 1995. The local schools serving the neighborhood are Harris Creek Elementary School, East Wake Middle School, and Knightdale High School.