20 apartments for rent in Sweetbriar Forest, Raleigh, NC
Situated approximately ten miles north of Raleigh, North Carolina is the neighborhood of Sweetbriar Forest. This townhome/condominium community occupies just .010 square miles between Quail Ridge Road and Windy Hill Drive. Several parking areas and shade trees surround the residences. Roughly 130 residents call this neighborhood home. Sweetbriar Forest lies in the 27609 zip code area of Wake County.
The 2008 median annual income of Sweetbriar Forest was just slightly higher than the city average of $53,825. The average rent for the same year was also just a bit higher than the Raleigh average.
A retail area is conveniently located near the Sweetbriar Forest neighborhood, about a mile northwest. This area, which includes the North Ridge Center, provides residents with access to a supermarket, a Rite Aid drug store, a salon & spa, several banks, and a variety of dining options. Dining options include barbecue, Italian, sushi, French cuisine, café fare, and fresh seafood.
Just north of this retail area is the North Ridge Country Club. North Ridge offers two 18-hole courses, an Olympic-size swimming pool, tennis facilities, a fitness center, and a 70,000-square-foot clubhouse.
Residents can also head a bit further northeast to Durant Nature Park. This clean, well-kept park offers a playground, picnic areas, five miles of pedestrian/biking trails, and plenty of open spaces for sports. The William B. Umstead State Park, one of the area’s largest parks, lies roughly five miles west of Sweetbriar Forest, next to the Raleigh-Durham International Airport.