Area Information


What You'll Love About Rolesville

The Culture

Despite its recent growth, Rolesville keeps its small-town vibe by maintaining several parks and hosting community events and programs.

The Charm

As the second oldest town in Wake County, Rolesville is rich in local history. Stop by the Little House Museum and Gallery for a peek into the past!

The Neighborhoods

Since Rolesville is one of the fastest-growing towns in North Carolina, new construction homes and communities are abundant.

Rolesville Homes for Sale

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Come Explore Life in Rolesville

With its prime location along US-401 — a direct 17-mile route into  Downtown Raleigh — Rolesville is a quick trip from top employers, universities, and attractions in North Carolina's capital. But its location isn't the only reason why people are flocking to Rolesville.

Rolesville is blossoming into a live-and-play destination thanks to its beautiful parks, ample recreation programs, schools in the award-winning Wake County Public School System, and abundance of new communities.

This is just a taste of what life is like in Rolesville. Have questions about the area? We have the answers! Call us at 919-274-9111.

Spotlights of Rolesville

Local Attractions

Rolesville's Main Street Park is a central hangout for residents of all ages. Outfitted with picnic shelters, a kids' playground, and greenway trails, this park is a great place to spend time on a warm, sunny afternoon. For a little more excitement, Fantasy Scuba Park is a unique destination for deep-sea adventure in the heart of North Carolina.

Shopping & Dining

Since Rolesville is ideally located near I-540 and Capital Boulevard, shopping destinations like Triangle Town Center mall and Downtown Raleigh are a short drive away. If you're craving a truly local experience, however, be sure to browse the boutiques, coffee shops, and unique eateries in Wake Forest's historic downtown.

Public Transit

The commute to Downtown Raleigh from Rolesville is quick and direct along US-401. This major road passes I-540 and I-440 on its way downtown, allowing Rolesville residents to reach Research Triangle Park, RDU International Airport, and other regional destinations in a matter of minutes.

Parks & Recreation

Since Raleigh and Wake Forest are close to this small town, Rolesville residents have easy access to acres of parkland. North Wake Landfill District Park, Durant Nature Preserve, and Falls Lake State Recreation Area are popular outdoor destinations in the Rolesville area.

Rolesville Attractions

Shopping, dining, and entertainment are just minutes away when you live in Rolesville. Explore these fun things to do!

Rolesville at a Glance

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Quick Facts

Population (2016): 6,962

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Travel & Commute

Downtown Raleigh: 30 min.
Research Triangle Park:
 35 min.
Airport: RDU International Airport
Major Highways: US-401, I-540, Capital Blvd.

Let's Talk Rolesville Real Estate

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Rolesville Real Estate Resources

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