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Welcome to Apex!

Known as "The Peak of Good Living," Apex is one of the Triangle's most lauded suburbs—and it's easy to see why. Time and time again, national publications like Money Magazine have named Apex as the best place to live in the country due to its location near the Research Triangle Park, gorgeous homes, top schools, and so much more. If you want to explore Apex for yourself, we have all the details you need to know.

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Why Do Residents Choose Apex?



For a taste of what life is really like in Apex, just stroll down North Salem Street. You'll find most of the town's best attractions near Downtown, including the Halle Cultural Arts Center, the North Carolina Railway Museum, and the annual Apex Jazz Music Festival. And if you're interested in exploring the big city, Raleigh is just a quick drive away!

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Parks & Rec

Imagine kicking back on a warm summer day and enjoying the clear Carolina blue sky. It's easy to get out and enjoy nature in Apex—in fact, the town has over 7 major parks, as well as miles of greenways, plenty of sports programs for kids and adults, and a dedicated skate park near Downtown. 

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It's almost always worth choosing a home in a top-rated school district, even if you don't have children. Thankfully, Apex's younger residents attend Wake County Public Schools, the largest (and one of the highest rated!) public district in the state. Potential institutions include Olive Chapel Elementary, Lufkin Road Middle, and Apex High.


Shopping & Dining

Believe it or not, Apex is known as a culinary and retail destination across the Triangle, and you'll have plenty of locally-owned businesses and larger chains to choose from. Just head to Beaver Creek Commons and Crossing to get all of your shopping done. And when you've worked up an appetite, you can check out local favorites like Anna's Pizzeria or Daniel's Restaurant.

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Apex's ideal location near Raleigh, Cary, and the Research Triangle Park makes it easy to advance your career. In fact, some of the area's top employers include IBM, Cisco, GlaxoSmithKline, Fidelity Investments, and the Environmental Protection Agency. You'll also be close to plenty of major research universities, such as NC State and Duke.

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Apex at a Glance

Travel & Commute

Cary: 13 mins
Raleigh: 18 mins
RDU Airport: 21 mins
Major Roads: US-64, US-1, I-540, Highway 55

Quick Facts

Population: 53,582
Zip Codes:  27502, 27523, 27539
County: Wake
Median Home Value: $376,691

Find Your Dream Home Today!

If you're ready to take your next steps and buy a home in Apex, Cambridge and Associates is here to help. We'd be happy to guide you through the home buying process from start to finish, and we have plenty of resources to get you started. Just give us a call to learn more!

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This data was last updated on: 10/22/22 01:02 PM. A full data refresh was last performed on: 10/25/21 01:21 PM.

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