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Knightdale, NC

Southern Charm in an Unbeatable Location


The Amenities

Local restaurants, major shopping (with more coming soon), and wonderfully expansive parks and greenways system are waiting in Knightdale.


The Employment

Unemployment in Knightdale is generally low at about 4.3%, with a strong local economy and many major businesses within close proximity.


The Weather

Weather in North Carolina is a treat. Warm summer days, comfortable winters, and early Springs make Knightdale a great place to live.

Knightdale Homes for Sale

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Selling Your Knightdale Home?

Selling a home in Knightdale? We can help! Learn more about listing your home with Laurie Howell, including the tools and resources we offer our sellers, our marketing strategies, and our featured listings.

Explore Life in Knightdale

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Ideally Located Homes

Knightdale is a highly sought-after place to live because of the convenience it offers. It's just 9-miles from Downtown Raleigh, and 11-miles from the Research Triangle Park. If you've been searching for a peaceful community that still maintains a close distance to big-city attractions and employment in the Triangle, Knightdale is a wonderful choice.


Impressive Greenways System

Locals agree that one of the best parts of living in Knightdale is the easy access to nature and the expansive greenways system. The Knightdale Parks and Recreation Department develops a great number of programs and classes to promote active lifestyles and recreation. Knightdale's greenways connects from Mingo Creek to the Neuse River, offering more than 30 miles of natural outdoor trails. 

"My favorite part of Knightdale is the Knightdale Station Park - it has it all! From ample playgrounds, a dog park, and athletic fields, the park is the crown jewel of Knightdale."

Laurie Howell

Fast Facts

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Students residing in Knightdale may attend schools served by the Wake County Public School System, renowned throughout the state of North Carolina for its top-tier educational offerings. In addition to schools within the phenomenal Wake County System, parents have additional options in the form of private schools and charter schools in the area.

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Shopping & Dining

Though smaller than neighbor city Raleigh, Knightdale has plenty of fun to offer residents and visitors. Whether you're interested in enjoying a delicious meal with friends, catching a movie or show, or taking care of some shopping, you'll find what you're looking for in Knightdale. Plus, if you ever need to venture to a big city like Raleigh, you're never too far away from the action.

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Fun Things to Do

  • Knightdale Station Park
  • Pope's Strawberry Farm
  • Oak City Brewing Company
  • Knightdale Environmental Education Park
  • Knightdale Farmer's Market

Knightdale Real Estate Resources

If you've been thinking of buying a home in Knightdale, or simply need someone to chat with about your real estate plans, please reach out to me! I'd love to help make all of your real estate dreams come true. If you love Knightdale, you should check out Zebulon, Clayton, Raleigh, and Wendell! You won't be disappointed.


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