Welcome to Garner!

An ideal location just minutes from Raleigh makes Garner a convenient place for anyone to settle down—but this community still retains plenty of its small-town charm. As one of the Triangle's fastest-growing suburbs, Garner has so much to offer, including affordable homes, exciting local attractions, and endless employment opportunities.

If you want to get a taste of what life is really like in Garner, take some time to explore the town's historic district or take a stroll along the banks of serene Lake Benson. It won't take you long to fall in love with everything Garner has to offer...and we'd love to show you around.

$365,000 Median Sale Price

$1,700 Median Rent

The Homes

Garner features a blend of new construction and existing homes that often come with a lower-than-average price tag.

The Commute

Because of Garner's ideal location along I-40 and US-70, Raleigh is always just a few minutes away.

The Schools

Students living in Garner are served by Wake County Public Schools, which operates over a dozen institutions in town. Some students are also zoned for Johnston County Schools.

Homes for Sale in Garner

Garner by the Numbers


Population: 31,407
County: Wake
Zip Code: 27529

Travel & Commute

Raleigh: 12 minutes
Clayton: 17 minutes
Major Roads: I-40, US-70, Highway 42, Highway 50 

Where Is Garner?

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Parks and Recreation

The town of Garner maintains over 475 acres of pristine parkland, so it's easy to get outside and enjoy nature. For the ultimate outdoor retreat, be sure to visit Lake Benson Park, which showcases nearly two miles of waterfront trails and even a boathouse.

Other popular destinations include the White Deer Park Nature Center, Garner Recreational Park, and North Garner Dog Park.


Year-round events, historic sites, and easy access to city excitement make Garner a destination worth visiting. If you're looking for some fun, start by heading to Garner's blossoming downtown district, which is located on Main Street. Here, you'll uncover tons of locally owned boutiques, breweries, and so much more.

Kids and adults alike also love attending the Spring Eggstravaganza at Lake Benson Park or the annual Carnaval Festival at the Garner Performing Arts Center. You can always take a quick day trip to Raleigh, too!

Shopping and Dining

A variety of locally owned shops and larger big-box retailers await in Garner. White Oak Crossing, the town's largest shopping hub, is home to everything from Target to Cabela's. You'll also find plenty of stores along the intersection of 40/42. 

Have you worked up an appetite? Garner's restaurant scene has something for everyone! Angie's has some of the most authentic Southern cuisine around, while La Cocina serves up all of your favorite Mexican dishes.

Your Dream Home Awaits

If you're thinking of making a move to Garner, we'd love to help you explore all of your options! Contact the Beth Hines Team today for more information—we're excited to jumpstart your real estate journey.

Selling a home? We can help with that, too!

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