Pecan Acres Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Pecan Acres is a subdivision of Raleigh, North Carolina, that runs along Scott Drive and Oates Drive. The houses vary in age, with some built in the 1950s and others built much more recently. The average housing price in 2008 in Pecan Acres was $203,000 compared to $309,000 in Raleigh. The houses in this area are often ranch style or two stories. They sit on large-sized lots of land with well-landscaped yards, containing trees and shrubs. The yards are large enough for kids to enjoy. The streets are also dog friendly.
Pecan Acres resides in zip code 27604. The neighborhood is convenient to the restaurants, hotels, stores and businesses of downtown, as the commute to downtown is only about six miles. For those who travel frequently for business or for pleasure, Raleigh-Durham International Airport is also accessible from Pecan Acres, at a distance of 20 miles.
The area near Pecan Acres offers plenty of outdoor recreational opportunities. There are numerous parks nearby, such as Meadow Wood and Lions. For history buffs, Mordecai Historical Park is home to the oldest residence in Raleigh, as well as a museum and park and picnic area. A major family attraction in the area is Adventure Landing, featuring miniature golf, arcade games and go-kart tracks.
Schools near Pecan Acres include both public and private options, such as Raleigh Christian Academy, Conn Elementary, Hope Elementary and Torchlight Academy. It seems fitting that a city such as Raleigh, located in the famous Research Triangle, would offer many educational opportunities.
For those interested in a suburb of Raleigh that is established, affordable and pretty, Pecan Acres is a great opportunity. It feels like home but is in proximity to all the city of Raleigh has to offer.