Welcome to Wake Forest

Wake Forest is a town in Franklin and Wake counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina; located almost entirely in Wake County, it lies just north of the state capital, Raleigh. The population was 30,117 at the 2010 census,[5] up from 12,588 at the 2000 census. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates the city's population to be 34,752 as of July 1, 2013.[6] In 2007, the town was listed by Forbes magazine as the 20th fastest growing suburb in America, with a 73.2 percent increase in population between 2000 and 2006.[7] Wake Forest was the original home of Wake Forest University for 122 years before it moved to Winston-Salem in 1956.

All About Wake Forest, NC

  • County: Wake, Franklin
  • Established: 1880
  • Area: 15.2 sq mi
  • Population: 30,117
  • Elevation: 387 ft
  • Median Household Inc: $60,408

Search Our Wake Forest Homes

Information Not Guaranteed Listings marked with an icon are provided courtesy of the Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina, Internet Data Exchange Database. Copyright 2017 Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina. All rights reserved. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed. Listing last modified .