Apex, North Carolina is a stunning community that is made up of professional workers and married families. There are tons of historical buildings and homes along with newer sections that are designed to resemble small town America. Almost everyone in the community graduated high school, and nearly 85 percent have a Bachelor's or Master's Degree. There are many places to choose from like beach homes, ranches, and split-level residences. Houses in the community average $300,000. One of the most appealing things about Apex is the low level of crime in the neighborhood. In 2015, Money Magazine named Apex as their top pick for Best Place to Live. Children attend the Wake County Public School System in Apex.
Apex has a broad range of dining establishments. Daniel's Restaurant serves classic Italian dishes and has catering services. Skipper's Fish Fry is said to have some of the freshest seafood dishes in the area. Peak City Bar and Grill provides Jazz music to go along with their relaxing decor and scrumptious dishes. Locals often go to Mama Mia! for a crispy, thin crust pizza.
Residents can take a fun ride on a historic steam engine at the North Carolina Railroad Museum & New Hope Valley Railroad. The Halle Cultural Arts Center has a theater, two classrooms, and three galleries. The Apex Farmers Market and Peak Fest are two of the most popular events in the summer. Another favorite event is the Apex Jazz Festival. During the spring and summer months, the city has concerts at the Depot for music lovers.
There are many places to go for a picnic or a quiet walk like Kelly Road Park that has access to Beaver Creek Greenway. Trackside Skate Plaza is popular with skateboarders in the community. Apex Jaycee Park has softball diamonds, soccer fields, and a batting cage for people who want to get in a little ball practice. The Hunter Street Park is one of two local dog parks for people to take their furry friend out for some exercise and fresh air.
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