Holly Springs is a VERY popular town in Southern Wake County for newcomers and local residents alike. Affordable communities with a small town feel that is easily accessible to Raleigh and the Research Triangle Park is a key reason this town has boomed! Near to Cary, North Carolina, you will definitely want to check out Holly Springs!
Holly Springs began as a crossroads located near fresh water springs and an abundance of holly trees, where travelers would stop to quench their thirst.
Check out some of these accolades as noted on hollyspringsnc.us:
Holly Springs Ranked Fifth Best Place in North Carolina to Raise a Family
June 2019 The financial advice website WalletHub ranked Holly Springs fifth best in N.C. after analyzing 87 cities and towns on 21 factors of family-friendliness. Groupings of factors included family life and fun; education, health and safety; and affordability.
Holly Springs Tops List of Best Cities in N.C. to Get a Job
May 2019 Holly Springs ranked first in Zippia's 2019 list of Best Cities for Jobs in N.C. The website ranked 40 municipalities with at least 5,000 people on criteria including current unemployment rate, unemployment rate change year to year; current median household income, and change in median household income from year to year.
Holly Springs Top-Ranked in Triangle Area, Third in State, for Safety
Holly Springs Ranks Among Best Places to Live in N.C.
January 2019 Holly Springs ranked fourth in the website HomeSnacks' Best Places to Live in N.C.for 2019.
About North Carolina
If you're looking for a new home, you've come to the right place. The experienced team at NC Pro Realty Group is your best choice for a realtor in the area.
If you don't live in North Carolina yet and you're considering making it your home, you're going to love it.
2 Million New Residents: Between 1990 and 2010, North Carolina gained more than 2 million new residents due to migration.
5th Largest Population Increase: From July 1, 2017 to July 1, 2018, the state’s population increased by nearly 113,000 individuals. This marks the third consecutive year that the state population has grown by more than 100,000 in a single year. Among the states, North Carolina had the 5th largest numeric increase since 2017.
NC Grows Faster than National Average: With a growth rate of 1.13% since 2017, North Carolina continues to grow faster than the national average (0.6%) and was the 10th fastest-growing state.
Huge Growth Since 2010: Since 2010, North Carolina’s population has grown by nearly 850,000 residents, an increase of 8.9%.
Largest Net In-Migration from CA, NY, NC: According to detailed data in the 2017 American Community Survey (ACS), North Carolina had the largest net in-migration from New York, New Jersey, and California, with net gains of over 10,000 residents from each state.
1,000,000 New Residents in 10 Years: From 2010 to 2019, North Carolina gained over 1,000,000 residents.
Although reasons for migration vary widely, they can be put into a few major categories:
Work: People move to NC because they received a new job or were transferred, they want an easier commute, they retired, or because they are unemployed and looking for work.
Family: People move to NC due to household changes, such as a divorce or separation, or children are moving away from their parents to establish their own households.
Housing: People are moving because they bought a home, wanted nicer housing or a better neighborhood, or are looking for more affordable housing.
Other: People move to NC may be starting college, for health reasons, because they want a change of climate, or for non-voluntary reasons, such as natural disasters or foreclosures.
There are lots of great homes available and we'd love to take you for a tour. If you see a home (or 20) that you like, please reach out and we will make plans to meet you and show you around.