Zebulon Market Stats

Though it's nestled just minutes away from Raleigh and everything the Triangle has to offer, Zebulon is a growing suburban community that feels secluded from the hustle and bustle of the city. This town truly exemplifies southern charm—just pay a visit to its traditional downtown district, or cheer on the Carolina Mudcats at their next game to really live like a Zebulon local. To top it all off, residents also benefit from highly rated Wake County Schools, proximity to highways, and a vast selection of nearby parks.

Does Zebulon sound like your next hometown? Let's take a look at everything this little town has to offer.

A Snapshot of the Area


Parks/Walking Trails


Top Schools

90ºF / 69ºF

Summer Climate

51ºF / 30ºF

Winter Climate

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Zebulon at a Glance

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Quick Facts

Population: 5,917
County: Wake
Median household income: $46,849
Median home value: $225,980

Travel & Commute

Raleigh: 25 min
Garner: 26 min
RTP: 38 min
Major Roads: US-64, US-264, Highway 96, Highway 97

Explore the Area

Everything You'll Love in Zebulon

Local shopping & dining

Take a stroll through Downtown Zebulon, and you'll discover some of the area's best hidden gems. Highlights include McLean's Old Time Cafe, Plaza Del Mariachi, and Simply Blush Bridal. Arendell Avenue is also home to a number of everyday conveniences, thrift stores, and so much more!

Looking for bigger retail opportunities? Everything you could possibly need awaits on US-264, including a Walmart, Belk, and grocery stores.

Scenic parks & rec

From sprawling parks to popular community rec centers, Zebulon is truly a place where you can get in touch with nature. In total, the town maintains six parks, including Zebulon Community Park, Gill Street Park, and Whitley Park. If you'd rather stay active indoors, try taking a class at the Zebulon Community Center, which showcases an open gym, two fitness rooms, and much more.

Year-round events

Wondering what's happening in Zebulon? The short answer is...a lot! Residents often recommend checking out the Farm Fresh Market, which runs from May through August at The Alley on Arendell. Zebulon is also home to the Carolina Mudcats and Five County Stadium—be sure to buy some tickets for their next home baseball game. And if you're eager to attend an event, you won't want to miss Holiday Happenings in the winter or the Dogwood Crosstown Classic disc golf tournament.

Nearby career opportunities

As the easternmost community in Wake County, Zebulon offers easy access to everything the Triangle has to offer. Many residents commute into Raleigh or the RTP to work for companies like IBM, Red Hat, or SAS Institute. However, Zebulon also has plenty of job opportunities of its own. GlaxoSmithCline, a multinational pharmaceutical company, employs 1,500 people in its state-of-the-art facility.

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