There are 13 cities in Wake County, North Carolina.

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City
Rank
2024 Population
2020 Census
Annual Change
Density (mi²)
Area (mi²)
Raleigh1489,977464,3201.39%3,359145.89
Cary2186,238175,5101.6%3,17158.73
Apex376,45965,3553.66%3,67520.80
Wake Forest453,54148,2492.32%3,03717.63
Holly Springs550,56941,7494.79%2,96817.04
Fuquay-Varina648,66234,6778.78%3,20315.19
Garner736,97131,3614.67%2,32615.90
Morrisville831,77330,0270.44%3,6458.72
Clayton931,58526,6913.51%2,08615.14
Knightdale1019,87319,5230.43%2,6657.46
Wendell1114,1289,9976.35%2,5645.51
Rolesville1211,5059,7493.81%2,3624.87
Zebulon139,9957,0707.13%2,1474.66
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Cities in Wake County, North Carolina by Population (2024)

What is the largest city in Wake County, North Carolina?

Raleigh is the largest city in Wake County.

What is the smallest city in Wake County, North Carolina?

Zebulon is the smallest city in Wake County.

How many cities are in Wake County?

There are 13 cities in Wake County, North Carolina.

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