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Knightdale, NC

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Area Information for Knightdale, North Carolina

Knightdale is a suburb of the Raleigh metropolitan area that had a population of about 10,000 as of the 2010 Census.

This lovely community, which borders the city of Raleigh at the Neuse River, developed quickly during the 20th century after the local railroad and depot were built. 

In 1927, Knightdale was officially incorporated and Bennett L. Wall became the town’s first Mayor. 

In 1940, a major fire broke out in the center of town and many of the downtown businesses and homes were destroyed.  Since then, the town of Knightdale has worked hard to restore its historic downtown area.

Education in Knightdale

Knightdale residents are served by the Wake County Public School system.  There are five public schools located within the town’s border.  These include:

  • Forestville Elementary
  • Hodge Road Elementary
  • Knightdale Elementary
  • Lockhart Elementary
  • Knightdale High School

In addition, Knightdale residents seeking higher education have a number of well-known, high-achieving facilities from which to choose, such as:

  • North Carolina State University
  • Meredith College
  • Shaw University
  • Saint Augustine's College
  • Wake Technical Community College.

Knightdale, NC Properties for Sale

To learn more about this charming Wake County community  - or about living in Wake County in general, please contact me, Rachel Kendall, today.

My team of Knightdale area real estate experts and I have years of experience working on the Knightdale real estate market, as well as surrounding markets including:

  • Apex real estate market
  • Cary real estate market
  • Durham real estate market
  • Fuquay-Varina real estate market
  • Wendell real estate market
  • And others!




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