Key Features

  • A Favorable Location

    Garner provides its residents with a charming hometown atmosphere while being only eight miles south of downtown Raleigh. While you have easy access to the big city amenities, Garner offers its residents a quality school system, more than 350 acres of park lands, a thriving business economy, safe and aesthetically pleasing neighborhoods, and a strong community with an abundance of events, shopping, and entertainment(be sure to checkout the GPAC!), it’s no surprise why Garner is such a favorable location.
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    A Close-Knit Community

    Garner prides itself on its people and strong sense of community that allows everyone to feel included and welcome. The People of Garner are known to be friendly and always willing to help a neighbor in need. Also, the abundance of events hosted by the town and town organizations allow people of all ages to become engaged and involved in their community. 


  • Population in 2020: 30,502
  • Median Home Value: $239,511
  • Median Household Income: $61,873
  • Males (2020): 14,035 (48.85%)
  • Females (2020): 14,696 (51.15%)
  • Median Resident Age: 37.4 years
  • North Carolina Median Age: 37.9 years
  • Garner Zip Codes: 27529

Jaclyn's Top Picks

Angie's Restaurant & More

Featuring home-cooked southern food at its best! All dishes are reasonably priced and the staff are just as agreeable as the food they serve.

Garner Performing Arts Center

The Garner Performing Arts Center is home to Broadway Voices, Downtown Sounds, the Towne Players of Garner, and It’s Showtime! events. They feature shows and events for people of all ages in an intimate 471 seat auditorium.

White Deer Park

1-mile greenway, trails for biking and walking, a nature center, and picnic shelters. The perfect place to go to experience the outdoors!

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