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Information on the city of Raleigh

The city of Raleigh is located in the state of North Carolina. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Raleigh City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Raleigh’s Administration

Address of Raleigh municipal buildingRaleigh Raleigh Municipal Building
222 W Hargett St, PO Box 590

Raleigh, NC 27602-0590
United States
City hall phone number+1 919-996-3000
City hall fax number+1 919-996-7621
City hall emailLoading...
Raleigh NC official websiteraleighnc.gov
Raleigh mayorNancy McFarlane
Vital records Raleigh vital records

Demographics of Raleigh

Name of Raleigh’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants403 892 population2 / 43
Population density in Raleigh2 820,6 pop/sq mi (1 089,0 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Raleigh, NC

Where to apply for a passport in Raleigh, NC? There are 3 passport offices in Raleigh, try one of these:
Name Street Phone
CAPITAL STATION POST OFFICE311 NEW BERN AVE9198323478
NC STATE UNIVERSITYWITHERSPOON STUDENT CENTER 3219195152249
WESTGATE POSTAL STORE1 FLORETTA PLACE9194205245

Top 3 most popular banks in Raleigh

There are 116 bank branches in Raleigh.
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in Raleigh with 25 branch offices, followed by SunTrust Bank with 12 branch offices and then PNC Bank, National Association with 11 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Raleigh:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association25Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
SunTrust Bank12Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association11Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association11Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Branch Banking and Trust Company10Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Tennessee Bank, National Association7Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
North State Bank5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First National Bank of Pennsylvania4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Fidelity Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pinnacle Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Woodforest National Bank3Full Service Retail Office
Fifth Third Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
FSNB, National Association2Full Service Retail Office
Regions Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Carolina Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Union Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Sound Bank1Limited Service Loan Production Office
South State Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Southern First Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Atlantic Union Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Towne Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank OZK1Limited Service Loan Production Office
Peoples Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
CresCom Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
United Community Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of England1Limited Service Loan Production Office
HomeTrust Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


More info about banks in Raleigh

Raleigh's administrative numbers

Raleigh's city code3755000
Raleigh's city postcode27602

Information on the city of Raleigh

Cities twinned with Raleigh
China XiangyangFrance CompiègneGermany Rostock
Russia KolomnaUnited Kingdom Kingston upon Hull
Raleigh’s namesake
Natural parksRaleigh isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Raleigh

Arabic: روليBulgarian: РолиGreek: Ράλεϊ
Persian: رالیHebrew: ראליArmenian: Ռոլի
Japanese: ローリーGeorgian: როლიKorean: 롤리
Lithuanian: RolisLatvian: RoliMacedonian: Роли
Marathi: रॅलेOssetian: РолиRussian: Роли
Serbian: РалиTamil: ராலீThai: ราลี
Ukrainian: РаліChinese: 罗利 

Transportation modes in Raleigh

Airport
Raleigh-Durham International Airport 14.2 km
Person County Airport 59.3 km
60 km

Raleigh's territory

Raleigh's area143,19 sq mi (370,87 km²)
Raleigh's altitude315 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.8302
Longitude: -78.6414
Latitude: 35° 49' 49'' North
Longitude: 78° 38' 29'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Raleigh’s neighbouring towns

Raleigh neighbouring towns
MorrisvilleMorrisvilleRolesville
CaryNeighbouring townsKnightdale
CaryKnightdaleKnightdale
Raleigh neighbouring towns
Knightdale 13.8 kmGarner 15.3 kmCary 16.5 km
Morrisville 18 kmRolesville 19.1 kmWake Forest 20 km
Wendell 20.3 kmApex 22.8 kmClayton 25.5 km
Youngsville 26.2 kmHolly Springs 26.3 kmArcher Lodge 28.7 km
Fuquay-Varina 29.2 kmDurham 29.2 kmZebulon 29.3 km
Creedmoor 33 kmFranklinton 34.9 kmAngier 36.8 km
Wilson's Mills 37 kmChapel Hill 37.4 kmBunn 37.9 km

Distance between Raleigh and other main cities

New York City : 677 kmLos Angeles : 3610 kmChicago : 1029 km
Houston : 1702 kmPhiladelphia : 558 km closestPhoenix : 3056 km
San Antonio : 1989 kmSan Diego : 3532 kmDallas : 1698 km
San Jose : 3830 kmJacksonville : 673 kmIndianapolis : 792 km
San Francisco : 3926 kmAustin : 1882 kmColumbus : 599 km

Schools in Raleigh, NC

Elementary schools in Raleigh

Abbotts Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 822

Baileywick Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 450

Banks Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 712

Barwell Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 818

Beaverdam Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 677

Brassfield Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 756

Brentwood Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 412

Brier Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 892

Brooks Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 554

Bugg Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 492

Casa Esperanza Montessori Charter School

District of Casa Esperanza Montessori
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 501

Combs Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 935

Conn Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 563

Dillard Drive Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 732

Douglas Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 658

Durant Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 810

Forest Pines Drive Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 625

Fox Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 520

Fuller Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 576

Green Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 555

Harris Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 1064

Hilburn Drive Academy

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 797

Hope Charter Leadership Academy

District of Hope Charter Leadership Academy
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 131

Hunter Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 680

Jeffreys Grove Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 558

Joyner Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 723

Lacy Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 720

Lead Mine Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 490

Leesville Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 708

Lynn Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 470

Magellan Charter

District of Magellan Charter
Lowest grade : 3, Highest grade : 8
Students : 406

Millbrook Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 693

Mount Vernon

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 94

North Forest Pines Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 728

North Ridge Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 650

Oak Grove Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 742

Olds Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 325

Partnership Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 297

PAVE Southeast Raleigh Charter

District of PAVE Southeast Raleigh Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 3
Students : 227

Pleasant Union Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 657

Poe Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 384

Powell Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 399

PreEminent Charter

District of Preeminent Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 615

Quest Academy

District of Quest Academy
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 144

River Bend Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 633

Root Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 534

Smith Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 597

Stough Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 408

Swift Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 486

Sycamore Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 1232

The Exploris School

District of The Exploris School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 423

Torchlight Academy

District of Torchlight Academy
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 540

Underwood Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 527

Vance Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 501

Wakefield Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 632

Walnut Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 772

Washington Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 612

Wilburn Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 646

Wildwood Forest Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 726

Wiley Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 478

Yates Mill Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 646

York Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 428

Middle schools in Raleigh

Carnage Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1033

Carroll Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 994

Centennial Campus Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 526

Daniels Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1115

Dillard Drive Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1152

Durant Road Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1062

East Millbrook Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 958

East Wake Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 820

Leesville Road Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1012

Ligon Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1020

Martin Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1020

Moore Square Museum Magnet Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 428

Pine Hollow Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 639

River Oaks Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 54

Wakefield Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 996

West Millbrook Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 899

High schools in Raleigh

Athens Drive High

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1934

Central Wake Charter High

District of Central Wake Charter High School
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 65

Enloe High

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2505

Leesville Road High

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2536

Longleaf School of the Arts

District of Longleaf School Of The Arts
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 332

Millbrook High

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2429

Needham Broughton High

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2141

Phillips High

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 145

Raleigh Charter High School

District of Raleigh Charter High School
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 562

Sanderson High

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1960

Southeast Raleigh High

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1510

Vernon Malone College and Career Academy

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 13
Students : 361

Wake Early College of Health and Science

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 13
Students : 344

Wake STEM Early College High School

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 13
Students : 257

Wakefield High

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2014

Alternative schools in Raleigh

Gov. Morehead School f/t Blind

District of Deaf And Blind Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 50

Longview

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12

Wake Young Men's Leadership Academy

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 13
Students : 252

Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy

District of Wake County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 13
Students : 313

Private schools in Raleigh

Adventist Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 10
Students : 30

Al-Iman School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 298

An-Noor School

Lowest grade : 3, Highest grade : 8
Students : 52

Cardinal Gibbons High School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1464

Cathedral School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 241

Chesterbrook Academy-North Raleigh

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 145

Follow The Child Montessori School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 149

Gethsemane Sda School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 7
Students : 12

Goddard School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 145

Grace Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 745

Iron Academy

Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 55

Learn With The Best

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 10
Students : 25

Montessori School Of Raleigh

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 9
Students : 303

Neuse Christian Academy

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 290

North Raleigh Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1462

Oak City Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 57

Our Lady Of Lourdes Elementary School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 520

Raleigh Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 309

Ravenscroft School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1168

St David's School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 627

St Marys School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 264

St Philip Lutheran Preschool

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 92

St Thomas More Academy

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 179

St Timothys School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 466

The Fletcher Academy

Lowest grade : 4, Highest grade : 12
Students : 114

The Franciscan School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 666

The Raleigh School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 411

The Trilogy School

Lowest grade : 3, Highest grade : 12
Students : 71

Trinity Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 400

Upper Room Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 225

Vital Link Private School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 1
Students : 8

Wake Christian Academy

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 882

schools in Raleigh


Schools near Raleigh

Hotel offers in Raleigh

Leisure and activities in Raleigh’s surrounding area

Golf course
Wil-Mar Golf ClubEagle Crest Golf Course
to Garner 14.1 km
Lochmere Golf Club
to Cary 16.9 km
Garner Country Club
to Garner 18.1 km
Knight's Play Golf Center
to Apex 19.9 km
Falls Village Golf Course
to Durham 20.4 km
Pine Hollow Golf Course
to Clayton 21.3 km
Wendell Country Club
to Wendell 23.6 km
Olde Liberty Golf & Country Club
to Youngsville 25.7 km
Meadowbrook Country Club
to Garner 29.9 km

Other information on the city of Raleigh

Nuclear power planthearon Harris Nuclear Power Plant 36 km