Why Choose Garner, NC

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Garner, North Carolina, established in the 1850s as a railroad stop, Garner is now a growing small town outside Raleigh and the Research Triangle Park. If you’re looking for a place to relocate to and grow a family, look no further than Garner. Garner is an all-American city that has everything you need. From schools, businesses, and government municipalities, Garner is one of the top-ranked cities in North Carolina regularly. You are minutes from downtown Raleigh with a quick trip up highway 40, close to RTP and the Raleigh-Durham areas.

Figure 1Downtown Garner Water Tower

Garner is a city that is growing because companies like Amazon have built a massive distribution center giving a few thousand people job opportunities, and where there are new jobs, there are people, and those people need places to live. New developments are increasing to handle the influx of people moving to the area. The median household income is ∼ $67,000- not too shabby. So, if you’re looking to buy a home in Garner, let us know, and we can start getting you pre-approved before you move to the area!

Garner boasts an excellent school system with opportunities for children K 12. The Wake County Public School System is one of the biggest in the state/country. There are many options for your kids to attend school in Wake County beyond high school and into college. There are many top-ranked universities in the state, UNC-Chapel Hill, Duke, N.C. State and even community colleges such as Wake Tech.

Garner offers a lot of recreational parks accessible to the public. Within the city limits, you can find up to 12 different playgrounds, picnic shelters, fields, and athletic courts; there is something to do for just about anyone who lives in or visits the city. Garner will put on annual festivities year-round, so if you’re not a park person, these activities may be up your alley. Do you like to go fast? Garner has an indoor go-kart facility just for that, so come on over and buckle up! Among the parks and indoor racing, Garner has a veterans memorial for people to visit – The Garner Veterans Memorial.  

Garner is growing, and if you’re looking to put your roots down, this could easily be the city to do it in. If you like history, we have you covered. Food? No problem. Job opportunities, did we mention Amazon has a distribution center among the other companies with headquarters here? So, the next time you’re in the Raleigh area, make a pitstop in Garner; you’ll have a good time.