Silver Lake Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located along Tryon Road (State Road 1152) and Dillard Drive in Raleigh, North Carolina, Silver Lake is a community that borders the lake of the same name. For those interested in living near a beautiful lake, this area is a viable option. Recently, Silver Lake Waterpark closed, and this space will be converted to townhomes.
Some of the streets in Silver Lake, particularly Tryon Road, are busy streets. Fortunately, many of the homes sit back from the road on generous plots of land. Schools near the area include Dillard Drive Elementary, Dillard Drive Middle and Advent Christian Academy.
Silver Lake is located in zip code 27606, which is home to many parks and hiking trails. Options include Pullen Park and Lake Johnson Park. Pullen Park is a sprawling 72 acres, and offers an ideal place for a picnic or family fun. Pullen Park features a theater and arts center, and is a hugely popular destination.
Silver Lake is located only three miles from the main campus of North Carolina State University, making it an ideal area for professors or other university employees to live. It is about six miles from the downtown area of Raleigh and all that it has to offer: restaurants, shopping, hotels, and museums. For frequent business or personal travelers, Silver Lake is about a 20 minute drive from the Raleigh-Durham International Airport.
For those looking for a neighborhood that is located close to everything, Silver Lake may be a really appealing option. It is near the hustle and bustle of the city, as well as the many scenic aspects of Raleigh.