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Here Are The 10 Best Places To Live In North Carolina And Why

As of 2016, the population of North Carolina is now at 9,750,405. It’s gone up by 7%, meaning people are flocking to our beautiful state – and it’s safe to say the secret is out. While residents seem to know where they want to lay down roots or even the next city on their move to list, out of staters and recent transplants might be wondering where would be best to live in North Carolina. Using a mix of Movoto data and lifetime resident knowledge…these places are perfect to call home in the Tar Heel state.

North Carolina is home to some AMAZING places, and some honorable mentions that need to be included are Greensboro, Wilmington, Asheville, and Durham. But these 10 towns listed give you the most bang for your buck while also offering a peace of mind for raising a family in a safe place. Do you call any of these places home or want to add any to the list?

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on emoryrakestraw.com