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|Bunn Lake is on the Wake County/Franklin County, NC line.||Timberlake is a small community on 4 private lakes.||Wake County Courthouse|
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The county is in the Raleigh-Cary metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 719,520. This was an increase of 14.60% from the 2000 census.
In 2002, the per capita personal income in Wake County was $35,515. This was an increase of 17.7% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 115% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.
12% of Wake County residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wake County ancestry & family history guide.
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Cemeteries in Wake County include Bagwell Cemetery, Carolina Biblical Gardens, Doub Cemetery, Franklin Cemetery, Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Hill Crest Cemetery, Hill Crest Cemetery, Hilliard Cemetery, Holly Springs Cemetery ... View cemeteries
Communities in Wake County include Apex, Cary, Eagle Rock, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, Kennebec, Knightdale, McCullers, Morrisville ... View communities
Colleges in Wake County include Meredith College, North Carolina State University, Peace College, Saint Augustine's College, Shaw University, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Technical Community College ... View colleges
School districts in Wake County include Wake County Schools ... View school districts
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Libraries in Wake County include Athens Drive Community Library, Cameron Village Regional Library, Cary Library, East Regional Library, Electronic Information Center, Eva Perry Regional Library, Fuquay-Varina Library, Green Road Library, North Regional Library, Olivia Raney Local History Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Wake County include Apex Herald, Cary News, Eastern Wake News, Fuquay-Varina Independent, Garner News, Holly Springs Sun, News & Observer ... View newspapers
Wake County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Wake County political report.
Airports in Wake County include Raleigh-Durham International
Hotels in Wake County include Amerisuites, Amerisuites, Baymont Inn & Suites, Baymont Inn & Suites, Best Western, Best Western Crabtree, Best Western Raleigh Inn & Suites, Best Western Raleigh North, Candlewood Suites, Candlewood Suites ... More hotels
Wake County, NCPros: A vibrant and diverse economy with a solid foundation in Universities, State Government, and private industry...
Cons: Growth has some negative consequences...
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