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Wake Forest, NC Real Estate

Wake Forest, North Carolina is located in Wake County. Nearby cities and towns include Rolesville, Youngsville, Franklinton, Knightdale, Raleigh, Wendell, Creedmoor, Bunn, Zebulon, Louisburg, Butner, Gorman, Lake Royale, Kittrell, Garner, Stem, Morrisville, Archer Lodge, Cary, Middlesex, Clayton, Durham, Spring Hope, South Henderson, and Oxford. Wake Forest is a suburban community with a population of 32,264. The median household income is $64,218. In Wake Forest, 64% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 45% of the households. Half the population of Wake Forest commutes 31 minutes or less to work, with 64% of residents holding white collar jobs and 36% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Wake Forest, NC is 10 years, with 65% of those homes owned, 29% rented, and 6% not occupied. In the previous year, 649 Wake Forest properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Wake Forest in the previous year was $239,052.

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Wake Forest offers a range of educational opportunities with 2 elementary schools, 2 middle schools and 3 high schools.

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Wake Forest, NC Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Wake Forest, NC
  • 36% Single
  • 64% Married
North Carolina
  • 50% Single
  • 50% Married

Male VS. Female

Wake Forest, NC
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
North Carolina
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Wake Forest, NC

  • 35
  • 38
  • Wake Forest, NC
  • North Carolina

Average Age of Homes in Wake Forest, NC

  • 10
  • 22
  • Wake Forest, NC
  • North Carolina

Vacant Homes in Wake Forest, NC

  • 6%
  • 12%
  • Wake Forest, NC
  • North Carolina

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $76,097
  • $62,851
  • Wake Forest, NC
  • North Carolina

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Wake Forest, NC
  • 65% Owned
  • 29% Rented
North Carolina
  • 57% Owned
  • 31% Rented