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Best Raleigh Suburbs List for 2019 Sees Knightdale Continue to Climb

Best Raleigh Suburbs List for 2019 Sees Knightdale Continue to Climb

The accolades continue to pour in, and actually, support Knightdale as one of the state’s fastest-growing towns. Likewise, the experts at incudes the town among their 2019 Top Ten Best Raleigh Suburbs

Inching Up the List of Best Raleigh Suburbs

In the final Home Snacks ranking for 2019, Knightdale moved up a spot and securely into the Top 10, continuing an upward trend. The town was listed just outside the Top 10 at 14, for 2017’s poll of Best Raleigh Suburbs. Home snacks use many factors in deciding their final list of Best Raleigh Suburbs. Knightdale continuing to move up in rank is a direct result of their high scores in all major areas. This is noted in the article on the 2019 Best Raleigh Suburbs, praising Knightdale in many areas. Those categories which Knightdale was at or near the top include employment, housing, safety, schools, amenities, and affordability.

Youth, Growth, and Opportunity Equals a Desirable Location

Consequently, Home Snacks also pointed to the continuing growth of Knightdale supporting its lofty placement. It is noted that the town is the second-fastest-growing municipality of all researched during their analysis period. Similarly, low poverty and unemployment rates factor heavily into making the Best Raleigh Suburbs list. Another key statistic adding to its desirability is Knightdale’s low median age of under 31 years old. Likewise, nearly 50 percent of residents with a bachelor’s degree or higher adds to its allure.

Knightdale Key Statistics in Breaking the “Top Ten.”

In its “Snackability” ratings, Home Snack gave numbers in several areas that help Knightdale being one of the Best Raleigh Suburbs. Those statistics are below.
  • Population- 14,363
  • Unemployment Rate- 4.5 percent
  • Poverty Rate -5.2 percent
  • Median Home Value- $176, 600
  • Median Income- $70, 540
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