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Cary, NC Community Guide Learn About the Local Amenities in Cary, NC

Discover Why Cary Is A Great Place to Call Home

The town of Cary is located west of Raleigh, close to Research Triangle Park and RDU Airport. Having earned numerous accolades for its safety and family-friendly atmosphere, Cary is an inviting community for all types of home buyers. Individuals can find plenty of employment opportunities as well as a plethora of entertainment options near many Cary neighborhoods.


Things To Do in Cary

  • Cross Roads Plaza is a popular shopping mall, with more than 60 retail stores, dining spots, services, and more.
  • Miles of scenic greenways are available for residents who enjoy the outdoors. There are many neighborhood parks, athletic fields, and even a dog park.
  • Cary hosts many town events throughout the year. Some of these yearly events include: Lazy Daze Arts and Crafts Festival, Diwali Celebration, Kite Festival, Earth Day, Cary Road Race, and more.
  • The Cary Arts Center has all types of classes and camps available for children. Some of the programs include: acting, dancing, pottery, fused and stained glass, and more.
  • The Koka Booth Amphitheater hosts outdoor concerts, movies, and live performances.



Homes For Sale in Cary

Take a look at available Cary real estate below to see which home best fits your needs. Contact us to schedule a tour and to learn more about home buying or home selling.

Neighborhoods in Cary and the Surrounding Area

Chandler Cove | New Community in West Cary, NC | The Jim Allen Group | North Carolina


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Cary Jobs 

Cary is home to many nationally recognized companies – many of which are in the technology industry. Below is a list of some of the top employers in town.

  • Arysta
  • Allscripts
  • CeNeRX Bio Pharma
  • Epic Games
  • SAS
  • Ultimus


Wake County Public Schools | WCPSS

Cary is known for having excellent schools within the Wake County Public School System. According to, Davis Drive Elementary, Davis Drive Middle and Mills Park Middle are some of the highest ranked schools in the area. Cary High School was ranked in the top ten high schools in North Carolina by US News.
Transforming young minds into future leaders | Wake County Schools | WCPSS | One of NC’s largest and highest rated school systems


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Cary Schools  

One of the great advantages of buying a home in Cary is the education available to its residents. Cary is home to excellent schools including charter schools, private schools, and public schools. The  Wake County Public School System serves Cary and local parents are confident in the education their children receive.

For additional Wake Count School information, facts, test scores and more visit:

The following public schools are available in Cary within the Wake County system:



Elementary Schools in Cary | WCPSS



High Schools in Cary | WCPSS


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