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About 10 miles north of downtown Raleigh is the neighborhood of Northwyck. This residential community consists of two streets, Northwyck Place and Wyckhurst Court, and a few dozen home sites immediately west of Spring Forest Road. The community covers less than .025 square mile and has 94 residents. Northwyck is in the 27609 ZIP code area, within Wake County.
Most of the homes in Northwyck were built in the 1970s and 1980s, although a few were built prior, and there has been some newer construction. As of 2008, the median household income in Northwyck was on par with the city average of $53,825.
There are several attractions within proximity of the Northwyck neighborhood. Immediately to the north is the North Ridge Country Club. Although membership to this private club might not be affordable for many Northwyck residents, for those who can make the dues, this prestigious club offers many amenities. Among these are two challenging 18-hole courses, a large clubhouse, an Olympic-size swimming pool, tennis courts, and fitness facilities.
Within a few miles northeast of Northwyck, on the other size of I-540, is the Durant Nature Park. This decent-sized suburban park offers a lake and boathouse, as well as scenic trails that are popular for jogging, biking, and dog walking. There are also playgrounds, picnic areas, and plenty of opportunities for nature viewing.
For local shopping, Northwyck residents are within walking distance to the east of two retail centers, including the North Ridge Center. These shopping centers provide easy access to the necessities via a supermarket, drug store, salon and spa, several banks, and a long list of dining options. Whether diners are in the mood for BBQ, French cuisine, or fresh seafood, there is something here to appeal to any palate.