Greencastle, Raleigh, NC

Greencastle Neighborhood Guide Raleigh, NC

About

Greencastle is a small, charming neighborhood located in the north of Raleigh, North Carolina. It is well connected with the rest of the city via major highways like I-540 and US Route 1. The neighborhood's close proximity to the famous Falls Lake State Recreation Area makes it an ideal place for nature lovers. Greencastle also offers a serene and friendly atmosphere with well-maintained homes and streets.

What You Will Love About Greencastle, Raleigh, North Carolina

  • The peaceful, neighborhood vibes that Greencastle provides, coupled with its close proximity to bigger city attractions.
  • The outdoor recreational opportunities with Falls Lake State Recreation Area just a short drive away.
  • Easy access to major highways, making commuting or travel a breeze.

What’s Nearby

Downtown Raleigh, offering a variety of restaurants, shops, and cultural interests, is just a brief drive from Greencastle. The Falls Lake State Recreation Area near the neighborhood provides ample opportunities for hiking, camping, and picnicking. Moreover, Triangle Town Center, a popular shopping mall, is conveniently located nearby.

Lifestyle

Life in Greencastle is relaxed and quiet, with friendly neighbors and a strong sense of community. The location offers the perfect balance of suburban serenity and easy access to big-city amenities and outdoor recreational activities.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 65 restaurants, 15 grocery stores, and 2 parks within a mile of the Greencastle neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    International Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    2215 New Hope Church Rd

  • GROCERY
    Crab Stop the Northside Fish Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Fish Market, Grocery Store, Meat and Seafood Store

    0.4 miles

    2275 New Hope Church Rd

  • GROCERY
    Kim Anh Oriental Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    3901 Capital Blvd

  • SHOPPING
    Walmart

    Retail, Big Box Store, Discount Store

    0.7 miles

    1725 New Hope Church Rd

  • GROCERY
    Total Oriental Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    1629 Ronald Dr

  • GROCERY
    Saigon Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    1629 Ronald Dr

Greencastle Apartments and Rentals

106 Rental properties in Greencastle, Raleigh, NC.

  • Prose New Hope property

    $1,275+

    Prose New Hope

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    836–1188 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • Green Meadows property

    $1,305

    Green Meadows

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    650–950 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • The Harrison property

    $1,059+

    The Harrison

    Studio–1 Beds • 1 Bath

    239–354 Sqft

  • The Domain Apartments property

    $1,000+

    The Domain Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    825–1400 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • Vivo Living North Woods property

    $949+

    Vivo Living North Woods

    Studio • 1 Bath

    300–373 Sqft

    7 Units Available

  • Vivo Living Raleigh I property

    $924+

    Vivo Living Raleigh I

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    357–482 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
6.2%
3.3%
utilities
5.2%
2.3%
food
1%
1.6%
transportation
0.5%
6.7%
healthcare
1.6%
11.6%

Greencastle Reviews

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  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Quiet Area

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 3 of 4 renters

Greencastle Transportation

walk bike and transit

Car-Dependent

25/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

38/100
Bike Score®

Greencastle Schools

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