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Holly Springs

Discover the Small-Town Charm of Holly Springs

Welcome to the small-town charm and community spirit of vibrant Holly Springs, NC. Though it’s just minutes from all the opportunities and attractions of Raleigh and Durham, it’s a world of peace and quiet apart. Sidewalks and lush trees line the quiet neighborhoods, residents gather on Main Street for holiday celebrations, and high-quality living awaits around every bend in the road. Come explore Holly Springs and discover all the wonders that await.

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Come Explore Life in Holly Springs

parks and recreation

Parks & Rec

It’s not hard to get outside and explore! Head to Bass Lake Park for fishing, boating, hiking, picnicking, or learning at the Nature Center. Parks across town offer miles of greenways, fishing ponds, picnic areas, playgrounds, athletic fields and courts, even an outdoor fitness station. And don’t forget the Hunt Recreation fitness center, or all the sports and fitness programs!

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Local Attractions

There’s much to see and do in Holly Springs! Besides visiting a local park, you can head to the Holly Springs Cultural Center, where you’ll enjoy concerts, live theater performances, films, and other events, as well as a local art gallery. There are also local craft breweries to enjoy, like Bombshell Beer, and a local branch of Wake County Public Libraries, the Holly Springs Community Library.


Top Employers

Conveniently located near the Research Triangle Park, the third-largest biotechnology center in the country, Holly Springs enjoys access to top national and international employers—like IBM, GlaxoSmithKline, Cisco, Rex Healthcare, and SAS. However, it is home to some of its own major companies, like Seqirus, a producer of flu vaccines.


Public Education

Holly Springs is served by top-rated Wake County Public School System, the largest district in North Carolina. Schools in Holly Springs include Holly Grove, Holly Ridge, and Holly Springs Elementary, Holly Ridge and Holly Grove Middle, and Holly Springs High School. There is also one K-8 private school in town, The New School Montessori Center.

shopping, dining, and amenities

Shopping & Dining

Holly Springs might be small, but you can still get everything you need right here. Find major retailers at the Holly Springs Towne Center, as well as along NC-55 and in Downtown Holly Springs.

community events

Community Events

Celebrate community in Holly Springs! Get out and enjoy great events like local farmers markets, Bass Lake Day, HollyFest, July 5th, Main Street Christmas, Spring Fling, Turtlefest, and more!

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Holly Springs at a Glance

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

quick facts

Quick Facts

Population: 30,100
Growth Since 2000: +228.1%
Zip Code: 27540
County: Wake
Mean Home Price: $278,400

traveling times

Travel & Commute

RTP: 20 min
Downtown Raleigh: 20 min
Downtown Durham: 30 min
Airport: RDU (20 min)
Major Roads: US-1, NC-540, NC-55

Holly Springs Real Estate

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