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Holly Springs

The Perfect Blend of City Opportunity and Small-Town Charm

There’s so much to love about the thriving little town of Holly Springs, NC! Filled with small-town amenities, highly affordable, minutes from top employers yet beautifully secluded… It’s the perfect blend of big-city opportunity and countryside beauty. Though it is growing rapidly as the Triangle area expands, Holly Springs manages to perfectly preserve the laid-back small-town charm that makes residents proud to call it home.

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The Best of Holly Springs

It might be a small town, but it’s filled with things to enjoy! From beautiful greenways, trails, and parks to a thriving craft brewery scene, there’s something for everyone. Spend the day fishing or boating at Bass Lake Park (and grab a brew at the Draft House afterwards!). Enjoy sports and fitness at NorthMain Athletic Complex or Hunt Recreation Center. Catch a show at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, or shop locally at the Farmers Market. And don’t forget to stop by the Chili Cook-Off or the widely-popular HollyFest!

Endless Employment Opportunities

One of the main reasons Holly Springs has grown so exponentially in recent years is its prime access to top-notch jobs. The Research Triangle Park, one of the largest biotech clusters and life science industries in the nation, is located just 25 minutes north of Holly Springs. Even Holly Springs has its own major company, Seqirus, the nation’s first flu cell culture manufacturing facility. Top employers in the area include IBM, WakeMed Health, GlaxoSmithKline, Red Healthcare, Cisco, SAS, and Progress Energy.

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Explore Life in Holly Springs

Want to know even more about residential life in this outstanding community of beautiful homes, friendly faces, and big opportunities? You don’t have to look far! As your Triangle area experts, we know all the insider details! Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!


Quick Facts

Population (2014): 30,157
Population Growth Since 2000: +228.1%
Zip Code: 27540
County: Wake
Mean Home Price: $231,244


Travel & Commute

Downtown Raleigh: 25 min
RDU Airport: 25 min
RTP: 25 min
Durham: 30 min

Highways: US-540, US-1



District: Wake County Public Schools

GreatSchools Rating: 9/10

Number of Schools: 6

Holly Springs Real Estate

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