7.3 out of 10

Cary

35.7877821894197 -78.8206532612413
Great for
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Schools
  • Childcare
  • Clean & Green
  • Internet Access
Not great for
  • Nightlife
  • Public Transport
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Who lives here?
  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Retirees
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Reviews

5/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 5/5
  • Safe & Sound 3/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Pest Free 3/5
  • Peace & Quiet 3/5
  • Eating Out 5/5
  • Nightlife 2/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Shopping Options 5/5
  • Gym & Fitness 5/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 3/5
  • Parking 5/5
  • Cost of Living 4/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 5/5
  • Public Transport 2/5
  • Medical Facilities 5/5
  • Schools 5/5
  • Childcare 5/5
5 days ago

"I Love Kickboxing"

The I Love Kickboxing gym in Cary NC is amazing!!! The trainers are skilled, motivating, and make me feel like even I can do it!!! The other gym members are a great community of support as well. I am looking forward to my next fun and challenging class...Bring it on!
Pros
  • Great parks
  • Cost of Living
  • Good Schools
Cons
  • Doesn't seem to offer much for young singles
Recommended for
  • Families with kids
3/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 1/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5
  • Clean & Green 4/5
  • Peace & Quiet 4/5
  • Eating Out 1/5
  • Nightlife 1/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Shopping Options 3/5
  • Gym & Fitness 3/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 3/5
  • Parking 4/5
  • Cost of Living 4/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Public Transport 2/5
  • Medical Facilities 4/5
  • Schools 5/5
  • Childcare 4/5
2yrs+

"I hope you like beige...."

I read a review one time that summed it up perfectly. The person said "I hope you like beige!". Cary is a predominantly transplant community. If you are from, NY, NJ,OH, MI you will find tons of people to hang out with. If you are a NC native you will quickly become a novelty at social gatherings. Everybody is Tech and Pharma. Great place to live with kids, affordable housing, great schools, beautiful parks and playgrounds. Just don't expect that famous Southern hospitality.
Pros
  • Cost of Living
  • Close to Beach
  • Good Schools
Cons
  • Sprawl
  • Lack of Culture
  • Boring
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees

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