Raleigh, NC

Housing 

Expat Neighborhoods

Common expat neighborhoods include:

• Brier Creek
• Cary
• Morrisville
• Apex

Rental Housing Cost

Rental housing costs vary depending on the type, size, and location of the property. Homes range from 1,900 to 2,600 USD per month. Apartments are approximately 1,000 to 1,600 USD per month.

 

Local Details

Transportation

Raleigh’s public transportation system consists of GoRaleigh, GoRaleigh access, R-Line, and Transit Authority. Many commuters prefer to drive their own vehicle.

Fun Facts

Raleigh is known as the “City of Oaks” for its many oak trees. Raleigh is often referred to as the Smithsonian of the South because of its museums of the highest caliber. It has the world’s largest natural history museum.

Local Currency

USD