Charming Living in a Prime Location

Tucked just off of I-540 and US-40 and just a stone's throw from I-440, Morrisville puts all of the Triangle at the tips of your fingers. Within 20 minutes of your front door, you'll find access to Downtown Raleigh, Research Triangle Park, Cary, and Downtown Durham.

While the hustle and bustle of the city is always right next door, this charming community takes things a little slower. Around the tree-lined streets, you'll find gorgeous suburban homes, all surrounded by beautiful parks, locally owned stores, and five-star eateries. Explore the shopping at Park West Village, grab a fresh loaf of bread from La Farm, and enjoy the comfortable lifestyle that life here affords. Ready to find the perfect home for you in Morrisville? Just give the DASH Team a call!

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Live, Work & Play


Life in Morrisville is one-of-a-kind, primarily thanks to its prime location. Within minutes of your home, you can enjoy shopping, dining, exploring, and so much more. Plus, with so many major roads nearby, commuting for both work and play is a breeze—not to mention the airport is just down the road!


Since you'll be just quick trip from Raleigh, Durham, and RTP, you'll have a wide selection of companies to choose from. The largest employers around the area include Duke University and Healthy System, the State of North Carolina, and Wake County Public School System. 


How would you like to spend your day? Maybe at one of the best bakeries in the country? Exploring the trails of a local park? Driving into the city to catch a concert? In Morrisville, you'll be able to fill your leisure time with whatever activities you choose. 

Morrisville at a Glance

Getting Around

Major Roads: I-40, I-440, I-540
Airport: RDU International Airport
Public Transit: Go Triangle
Distance to Durham: 15.1 miles, 20 minutes
Distance to Raleigh: 13.8 miles, 22 minutes

Area Stats

Population: 26,461
County: Wake
Zip Codes: 27560
Avg Temperatures: Summer: 89°F / 70°F and Winter: 51°F / 33°F
Median Household Income: $84,301

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What You'll Really Love

This conveniently located area has so much to love—for residents and visitors alike. From outdoor recreation to shopping and dining, take a look at everything this little city has to offer.

Tons of Events

No matter the month or the season, you'll always find some sort of happening going on around town! SpringFest is one of the most popular events, featuring carnival rides and games, live music, and tons of local food. East Meets West, another popular event, celebrates the diverse cultures that make Morrisville the town it is, with authentic food, culture, and music from all across the world. And of course, you can always expect a special gathering for the holidays, from the July 3rd Fireworks to the Annual Tree Lighting!

Stunning Outdoor Recreation

Thanks to Morrisville's location outside of the city, you'll essentially be surrounded by green space. Want to go for a long hike through dense pines and along trickling streams? Head to Umstead State Park. Looking for a casual stroll along the waterfront? Lake Crabtree Park has you covered. Want to paddle out onto the water? Jordan Lake State Recreation Area is a few minutes away! For a different type of outdoor recreation, you can also head to the stunning Prestonwood Country Club and try for par on one of their three top-ranked courses. 

Local Shopping & Dining

Whether you're looking for an expansive shopping center or a few charming locally owned boutiques, Morrisville has it all. Nearby stops like Park West Village and Harrison Pointe offer stores like Target, T.J. Maxx, and Staples, while the expanded options of Crabtree Valley Mall are just a short trip away. If you're looking for a place to grab a bite to eat, you won't want to miss out on local favorites like Neomonde, the Full Moon Oyster Bar, and Guasaca.  

Top-Ranked Public Schools

Morrisville is served by the Wake County Public School System, which is widely regarded as one of the best in the state. Although the district itself is large, the size of Morrisville means students benefit from smaller classes are more one-on-one learning experiences. While there are several elementary schools in town, most students attend middle school and high school in neighboring Cary. 

Ready to Find Your Home?

Looking for a home in Morrisville? We're here to help! Finding the right place to live is about a lot more than the right home—you'll also be finding a new community to belong to, and you want to make sure it's a good fit. If you have any questions about life here or are wondering what else the area has to offer, we'd be more than happy to help! If you're already ready to start your buying journey, then we're just a phone call away.

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Information not guaranteed. Listings marked with an icon are provided courtesy of the Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina, Internet Data Exchange Database. © 2023 Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina. All rights reserved.


This data was last updated on: 01/31/23 04:43 PM. A full data refresh was last performed on: 01/31/23 01:11 AM.

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