The Cascades Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Cascades is a neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina. The neighborhood is made up of a single street: Little Falls Drive. The largest roads surrounding the neighborhood include Aviation Parkway to the west, Interstate 540 to the south, and Brier Creek Parkway to the north. The large majority of homes in the area were built around the 1960s, with an averaged detached home value of $247,000. Residents in the area have a median household income of $65,000.
One of the most obvious attractions to the Cascades area is Raleigh-Durham International Airport, located only about a mile away to the south. This massive airport provides travel throughout the country and the world and draws in travelers from throughout the state. The airport is also a major employer in the area, with many local residents employed either directly or indirectly by the airline industry.
North of the neighborhood is one of the largest country clubs in the surrounding area. The Brier Creek Country Club is home to Brier Creek Golf Course, which is popular with many area residents. The large course is well liked by players of all experience levels and has a nice professional shop filled with staff that are able to help out golfers with tips and tricks for the course, as well as provide general golf information. The club also has a nice tennis program with numerous courts. These courts are often used for training, league play, and of course tournaments as well. There is also a lap swimming pool, a standard swimming pool, and a fitness center on site.
Area shopping can easily be done to the north, off of Brier Creek Parkway. This is where several major retailers are located, including a Wal-Mart Super Center, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and Kohl’s, just to name a few.