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50,451 Population

1873 Year Founded

499′ Elevation

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What You’ll Love About Apex

Old brick building with white lettering that reads "Historic Downtown Apex"

A Charming Downtown

Stroll through Downtown Apex to see bustling shops, antique stores, restored historic buildings, and more.

Busy sidewalk in Apex.

Wonderful Community Events

From monthly First Fridays to annual events like "Peak Fest" and beloved holiday celebrations, there are plenty of ways to connect with your neighbors in Apex.

Street shot of Savory's Bakery and Savory Sweets.

Dynamic Local Business

Peruse a wide array of locally owned shops and restaurants, like local favorites Moon & Lola and Daniel's Restaurant.

Welcome to Apex

Offering "peak" levels of Southern hospitality and blissful residential neighborhoods, Apex is a vibrant and close-knit community that offers residents a laid-back lifestyle. Enjoy the peace and quiet that comes with living in Apex, while being just minutes away from wonderful shopping centers, expansive parks, and all the attractions of the Triangle.

About the Triangle Area

"The Triangle" gets its name from Research Triangle Park, a 7,000-acre office park located in Durham. More than 50,000 employees—residents of Wake Forest, Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and surrounding communities—work at the 200+ companies in the research park, including IBM, Cisco, Fidelity Investments, and Credit Suisse.

Let Us Show You Around

Whether you're a newcomer or a longtime resident, explore these local resources to learn more about buying a home in Apex.

Sign welcoming visitors into the Apex Historic District surrounded by trees and foliage.

Apex Historic District

Peruse the streets of old-school Apex and get a firsthand look at vintage architectural styles and beautiful historic homes in this beloved part of the community.

Front exterior of two-story new construction home.

New Construction Neighborhoods

From move-in ready homes to the perfect plot of land to build your dream home, there are plenty of options for new construction homes and neighborhoods in Apex.

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Apex Quick Facts

Quick Facts

  • Population (2016): 47,349
  • Population Growth Since 2010: +4.04%
  • Zip Code: 27502
  • County: Wake
  • Mean Home Price (2016): $309,282

Travel & Commute

  • Durham: Average 23 minutes
  • Public Transit: GoRaleigh
  • Airport: Raleigh-Durham International
  • Major Highways: US-1, US-64

Learn More About Apex Real Estate

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