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Pineview is a neighborhood in western Raleigh, North Carolina, just over 10 minutes from the heart of downtown. This primarily residential neighborhood spans about .063 square miles and has more than 150 residents. It is bounded by Pineview Drive on the north and west, Avent Ferry Road on the south, and Swift Drive on the east. Interstate 440/U.S. Highway 1 runs past the neighborhood on the north and I-40/U.S. Highway 64 traverses the area on the south. Pineview falls within Wake County; the zip code here is 27606.
One of the most significant attractions of the Pineview area is the North Carolina State University campus, which is situated potentially within walking distance to the east. A handful of private colleges and universities surround NC State on the north and east, still within a few miles of Pineview. These include Meredith College, Shaw University, St. Augustine’s College, and Peace College.
The Pineview neighborhood is also conveniently close to the Lake Johnson Nature Park, which is easily within walking distance to the south. This popular area park spans more than 300 acres surrounding a 150-acre lake. The lake offers fishing and non-motorized boating, including boat rentals. There are also scenic trails surrounding the lake that are popular for walking, jogging, and dog walking. Picnic areas can also be found here, and the park frequently hosts classes and special events.
For local shopping, Pineview residents are within walking distance of the Avent Ferry Shopping Center, which offers a supermarket, DMV, post office, and several dining options. Within a short drive to the west is another retail area – the Crossroads Plaza. This center features a Bed, Bath & Beyond, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Best Buy, and a coffee shop, among other shopping and dining options.