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Cary, NC

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With a population of around 95,000, Cary is one of the fastest growing municipalities in the state of North Carolina. Located close to the North Carolina Research Triangle, the city is full of hilly terrain and it enjoys a subtropical climate with warm, sunny summer months. Full of both public and private schools, plenty of public transportation, and a large array of shopping and lodging options, Cary is a place where visitors and residents alike can enjoy the culture and diversity.

Cary Apartments


Grace Park
Beds: 1-4  •  Baths: 1-4


Olde Raleigh Apartment Homes
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2


Waterford Forest
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2


Lake Cameron
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2


Legends Cary Towne
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2


Oak Hollow Apartment Homes
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

Key City Stats

The average age of Cary, NC is
45 to 49
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 6.27%
  • 7.75%
  • 7.7%
  • Female
  • 5.88%
  • 7.72%
  • 8.32%
is average rent in Cary, NC
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 5.47%
  • 10.13%
  • 7.43%
of units are available for rent in Cary
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 1221
  • 622
  • 493
Getting Around in Cary, NC

Walk Score®
"Somewhat Walkable"
Transit Score®
"Some Transit"
The average commuter time in Cary is:
20 to 24 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 8.77%
  • 13.44%
  • 2.82%

Enjoy the Sunshine

Outdoor and nature activities are plentiful in the city of Cary. You can enjoy a performance at the Koka Booth Amphitheater at Regency Park or watch a fast-paced game of WakeMed Soccer Park, home to the Carolina RailHawks. If soccer is not your sport of choice, visit the USA Baseball National Training Complex or the Sk8 Cary Skate Park. If you simply want to enjoy the beauty of the city, spend the day relaxing or picnicking at William B. Umstead State Park, the Hemlocks Bluffs Nature Preserve, or the Fred G. Bond Metropolitan Park.

A Cultural Delight

For those that wish to delve in the culture of the city, spending the day at one of the annual festivals is in order. Browse items made from local artists at the Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival or pick up a treasured piece of art at the Spring Daze Arts & Crafts Festival. For a more diverse outing, make a stop at the Cary Diwali Celebration - Festival of Light and enjoy a beautiful display or warm up those feet and visit the Ritmo Latino Music, Art, and Dance Festival to dance the night away.