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The Lacrosse Pointe neighborhood is located in northern Raleigh, within Wake County. This small residential community consists primarily of the homes along Arbor Grande Way, which is north of Sandy Forks Road. Most of the homes here date back to the 1970s and 1980s. Lacrosse Pointe could be considered a somewhat affluent neighborhood; in 2008, the median household income of over $60,000 was roughly $6,500 higher than the city average. The zip code for Lacrosse Pointe is 27615.
The North Ridge Country Club, situated less than mile northeast of the neighborhood, is one of the area’s most prominent attractions. This private golf club features two 18-hole courses, which are considered challenging and yet playable for nearly any skill level. The club also offers a fitness center, tennis courts, an Olympic-sized swimming pool, and a 70,000-square-foot clubhouse.
Northeast of the country club, still within a few miles of the Lacrosse Pointe neighborhood, is the Durant Nature Park. Among the amenities at this 241-acre park are picnic areas, a playground, and nature activities. It also offers five miles of trails that are popular among walkers, joggers, bikers, and dog walkers.
The Lacrosse Pointe community is also very convenient to area shopping and dining options. Approximately a half-mile to the east is the North Ridge Center and another retail area. Fine dining options abound here, and there is also a food market, Rite Aid Pharmacy store, spa & salon, and several banks, among other options. Dining choices run the gamut from seafood, to BBQ, to French cuisine, to sushi, to Italian, and then some.
Downtown Raleigh is roughly a 20-minute drive to the south. Other significant attractions within 10 miles of Lacrosse Pointe include the Raleigh-Durham International Airport to the west, and North Carolina State University to the south.