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Information about 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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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Raleigh by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Raleigh’s Administration

Address of Raleigh mayorRaleighCity hall Raleigh
222 W Hargett St, PO Box 590

Raleigh, NC 27602-0590
United States

http://www.raleighnc.gov
city hall phone number+1 919-996-3000
city hall fax number+1 919-996-7621
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Raleigh NC official websitewww.raleighnc.gov
Raleigh town mayorNancy McFarlane

Raleigh town demography

Name of Raleigh town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants403 892 population2 / 43
Raleigh town population density2 820,6 pop/sq mi (1 089,0 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Raleigh, NC

How to get 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

Schools in Raleigh NC

Elementary schools in Raleigh

Abbotts Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 822

Baileywick Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 450

Banks Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 712

Barwell Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 818

Beaverdam Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 677

Brassfield Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 756

Brentwood Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 412

Brier Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 892

Brooks Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 554

Bugg Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 492

Casa Esperanza Montessori Charter School

District of Casa Esperanza Montessori
Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 501

Combs Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 935

Conn Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 563

Dillard Drive Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 732

Douglas Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 658

Durant Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 810

Forest Pines Drive Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 625

Fox Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 520

Fuller Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 576

Green Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 555

Harris Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 1064

Hilburn Drive Academy

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 797

Hope Charter Leadership Academy

District of Hope Charter Leadership Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 131

Hunter Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 680

Jeffreys Grove Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 558

Joyner Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 723

Lacy Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 720

Lead Mine Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 490

Leesville Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 708

Lynn Road Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 470

Magellan Charter

District of Magellan Charter
Low grade : 3, High grade : 8
Students : 406

Millbrook Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 693

Mount Vernon

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 94

North Forest Pines Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 728

North Ridge Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 650

Oak Grove Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 742

Olds Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 325

Partnership Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 297

PAVE Southeast Raleigh Charter

District of PAVE Southeast Raleigh Charter School
Low grade : K, High grade : 3
Students : 227

Pleasant Union Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 657

Poe Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 384

Powell Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 399

PreEminent Charter

District of Preeminent Charter School
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 615

Quest Academy

District of Quest Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 144

River Bend Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 633

Root Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 534

Smith Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 597

Stough Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 408

Swift Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 486

Sycamore Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 1232

The Exploris School

District of The Exploris School
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 423

Torchlight Academy

District of Torchlight Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 540

Underwood Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 527

Vance Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 501

Wakefield Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 632

Walnut Creek Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 772

Washington Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 612

Wilburn Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 646

Wildwood Forest Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 726

Wiley Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 478

Yates Mill Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 646

York Elementary

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 428

Middle schools in Raleigh

Carnage Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1033

Carroll Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 994

Centennial Campus Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 526

Daniels Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1115

Dillard Drive Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1152

Durant Road Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1062

East Millbrook Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 958

East Wake Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 820

Leesville Road Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1012

Ligon Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1020

Martin Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1020

Moore Square Museum Magnet Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 428

Pine Hollow Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 639

River Oaks Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 54

Wakefield Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 996

West Millbrook Middle

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 899

High schools in Raleigh

Athens Drive High

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1934

Central Wake Charter High

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

Enloe High

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2505

Leesville Road High

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2536

Longleaf School of the Arts

District of Longleaf School Of The Arts
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 332

Millbrook High

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2429

Needham Broughton High

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2141

Phillips High

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 145

Raleigh Charter High School

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

Sanderson High

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1960

Southeast Raleigh High

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1510

Vernon Malone College and Career Academy

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 13
Students : 361

Wake Early College of Health and Science

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 13
Students : 344

Wake STEM Early College High School

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 13
Students : 257

Wakefield High

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2014

Alternative schools in Raleigh

Gov. Morehead School f/t Blind

District of Deaf And Blind Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 50

Longview

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12

Wake Young Men's Leadership Academy

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 13
Students : 252

Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy

District of Wake County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 13
Students : 313

Private schools in Raleigh

Adventist Christian Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 10
Students : 30

Al-Iman School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 298

An-Noor School

Low grade : 3, High grade : 8
Students : 52

Cardinal Gibbons High School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1464

Cathedral School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 241

Chesterbrook Academy-North Raleigh

Low grade : PK, High grade : 4
Students : 145

Follow The Child Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 149

Gethsemane Sda School

Low grade : K, High grade : 7
Students : 12

Goddard School

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 145

Grace Christian School

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 745

Iron Academy

Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 55

Learn With The Best

Low grade : K, High grade : 10
Students : 25

Montessori School Of Raleigh

Low grade : PK, High grade : 9
Students : 303

Neuse Christian Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 290

North Raleigh Christian Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 1462

Oak City Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 57

Our Lady Of Lourdes Elementary School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 520

Raleigh Christian Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 309

Ravenscroft School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 1168

St David's School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 627

St Marys School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 264

St Philip Lutheran Preschool

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 92

St Thomas More Academy

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 179

St Timothys School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 466

The Fletcher Academy

Low grade : 4, High grade : 12
Students : 114

The Franciscan School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 666

The Raleigh School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 411

The Trilogy School

Low grade : 3, High grade : 12
Students : 71

Trinity Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 400

Upper Room Christian Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 225

Vital Link Private School

Low grade : K, High grade : 1
Students : 8

Wake Christian Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 882

schools in Raleigh


Schools near Raleigh

The 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 town with 25, followed by SunTrust Bank with 12 and then Bank of America, National Association with 11.

Find below all banks in Raleigh :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association25Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
SunTrust Bank12Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association11Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, 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
Woodforest National Bank3Full Service Retail Office
Fifth Third Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pinnacle Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
FSNB, National Association2Full Service Retail Office
Regions Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Atlantic Union Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Towne Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Southern First Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank OZK1Limited Service Loan Production Office
Peoples Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
United Community Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
CresCom Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of England1Limited Service Loan Production Office
HomeTrust Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Union Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Carolina Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
South State Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Sound Bank1Limited Service Loan Production Office


More info about banks in Raleigh

Raleigh town administrative number

Raleigh town code3755000
Raleigh town postcode27602

Information about Raleigh

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

Toponymy and translation of Raleigh town

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 

Raleigh town territory

Raleigh town area143,19 sq mi (370,87 km²)
Raleigh town 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 town demography

Name of Raleigh town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants403 892 population2 / 43
Raleigh town population density2 820,6 pop/sq mi (1 089,0 pop/km²)

Raleigh town’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 country’s 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

Hotel offers in Raleigh

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Nearby hotel : Wingate by Wyndham State Arena Raleigh/Cary Hotel
Wingate by Wyndham State Arena Raleigh/Cary Hotel
Address : 6115 Corporate Ridge Road : 76 $US / 115 $US - 99
This Raleigh hotel is only a 10-minute drive to North Carolina State University and Meredith College. It offers an indoor pool, gym and all rooms include a microwave and refrigerator.
Nearby hotel : Raleigh Inn
Raleigh Inn
Address : 3520 Maitland Drive : 40 $US / 50 $US - 110
Located off Interstate 440, the Raleigh Inn is less than 15 minutes’ drive from Raleigh city centre. A microwave and a refrigerator are provided in each room as well as free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : Best Western Raleigh North
Best Western Raleigh North
Address : 2715 Capital Blvd : 60 $US / 85 $US - 139
Located just off Interstate 440, this hotel is an 8-minute drive from downtown Raleigh. It serves a continental breakfast every morning and features an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi access.
Nearby hotel : Residence Inn Raleigh Midtown
Residence Inn Raleigh Midtown
Address : 1000 Navaho Drive : 89 $US / 164 $US - 144
The Residence Inn Raleigh Midtown is located just off Raleigh’s belt highway. It features an outdoor pool, a tennis court and a hot tub. All spacious units feature wooden floors.
Nearby hotel : Super 8 Raleigh Downtown East
Super 8 Raleigh Downtown East
Address : 3804 New Bern Avenue : 61 $US / 80 $US - 125
Located off Interstate 440, this Raleigh hotel offers a daily continental breakfast and rooms with free Wi-Fi and a cable TV. The North Carolina Capitol Building is just 7.2 miles away.

Leisure and activities in the Raleigh town’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