Cary, North Carolina Houses for Sale

Located predominantly in the Wake County and a suburb in Raleigh, Cary has been deemed to have always been one of the best places to live in North Carolina. The city has ever made the residents of a dense suburban feel wherein the majority of those owns their homes in the city compared to the numbers of those who are renting. Cary is deemed to be on the cities in the south that are rapidly growing and has been home to several renowned restaurants, shopping, vibrant business communities, a top of the line culture, entertainment, and vast options for leisure and outdoor activities. The city is home and offers more than 200 dining options from bakeries, to a modern-day boulangerie, a local shop for coke floats and hotdogs, to pizzerias. Cary’s natural beauty also awaits its residents and visitors with its more than 35 greenway trails for a magnificent view of the sunrise and sunset, and with more than 70 miles of recreational amenities that are perfect for jogging, cycling, and walking.

Cary, NC Prices for Houses for Sale

844,513 +39%
578,102 +23%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Cary Homes for Purchase

198 +127%
252 +18%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

13 +16%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 174  
Police Civilians 38  
Total Arrests 793 (2020)
Total Incidents 3,310 (2020)
CrimeScore 11.34  
National Rank 1258th  
Statewide Rank 29th  

Local Statistics

Population 173,587 (0.02%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,379 (4.93%)

Criminal Offenses

Arson 6
Assault Offenses 567
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 198
Counterfeiting/Forgery 37
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 460
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 256
Embezzlement 17
Extortion/Blackmail 2
Fraud Offenses 453
Homicide Offenses 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 3
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,361
Motor Vehicle Theft 111
Pornography/Obscene Material 20
Prostitution Offenses 5
Robbery 25
Sex Offenses 19
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 4
Stolen Property Offenses 16
Weapon Law Violations 40

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