Trailwood Springs Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Trailwood Springs is one of the neighborhoods near North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina. The neighborhood itself is high in charm with vinyl and wood siding and lush landscaping. Perfectly manicured hedges, green grass and large trees add value to the community and show residents take pride in their homes. The area is also known for the interesting mix of scenery with heavy forested parks to the north near Lake Johnson and Lake Raleigh, and farmland to the south.
Trailwood Springs is a healthy mix of renters and owners with many students living here. Close in location to North Carolina State University, the neighborhood is popular with staff that work for this major employer. Interstate 40 less than a mile to the north, opens up this part of town to commuters looking to take advantage of the relative quiet that can be found here without sacrificing high paying jobs in Raleigh. However, many don’t have to go too far for work with Coca Cola Bottling Company, UPS Freight and Evergreen Packaging just a mile to the east providing a large number of jobs.
While the area is somewhat light on commercial development, there are still some small shops that cater to the residents. These shops’ customer base is local, making them more friendly. Stores such as Dollar General and Sam’s Club are about the only big name retailers within a short drive. There are however a number of restaurants, most of which cater to the college student with low prices and quick service. For more variety, many travel along Interstate 40 to one of the numerous malls in the region.