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North Farms is an affordable, well-maintained community approximately 8 miles northeast of Raleigh, N.C.
The suburban neighborhood consists of two- and three-bedroom homes, condominiums and town homes, located between Fox Road, Louisburg Road, and Round Hill Lane, in the 27616 ZIP code.
North Farms was predominantly built between 1980 and 1990. Southern Oaks have grown up with the neighborhood and add both shade and charm on warm summer days.
The majority of North Farms residents are college educated, young adults with children.
The Wake County school system offers two public elementary schools: Fox Road Elementary and Wildwood Forest. The community also has three private schools for early grades. Body of Christ Christian Academy, on Spring Forest Road, accepts students from kindergarten through fourth grade. Neuse Baptist Christian School, on Capital Boulevard, provides private education for children from kindergarten through 12th grade, as does North Raleigh Christian Academy on Perry Creek Road.
When the young professionals of North Farms are not working, they can enjoy shopping, clubs, and the award-winning restaurants of Raleigh. Four-star dining sizzles at steakhouses and bistros throughout the city. If their taste buds yearn for something different, menus from Italian to French will cater to them with just a short drive down Capital Boulevard, off Interstate 440.
When it’s time to relax, North Farms residents can enjoy fishing, camping, golf, and other outdoor activities at Durant Nature Park or the Carolina County Club. The Interstate 80 corridor is also dotted with lakes and streams, where wildlife convergea to feed and nest.
In addition to offering an affordable lifestyle in a family-friendly, culturally rich community, North Farms residents need only take a 15-minute drive to travel by air from Raleigh-Durham International Airport.