What you need to know about Cary, NC

Cary is located in Wake County, North Carolina. The population is 67% White, 8% Black, 13% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 3% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 8% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $91,481 and the median home value is $301,600. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Cary, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Cary has a Walk Score ® of 25.


Homes Owned 68.69%
68.69% Complete
Homes Rented 31.31%
31.31% Complete

Real Estate

In Cary, North Carolina

Ready to move to Cary? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Cary.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Cary, North Carolina

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Cary rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Cary, North Carolina

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Cary.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Cary, North Carolina

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Cary.


Bachelor’s Degree 62%
62% Complete
Graduated High School 95%
95% Complete

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