Welcome to Wake County, NC

The home of Raleigh

Wake County

Wake County is located in the Piedmont region of NC. It was founded in June 4th, 1771 and got its name from Margaret Wake. Some of the counties that border Wake are Nash, Johnston, Harnet, and Chatholm

Wake County Government

Thinking about something more than volunteering for your community? You can get involved in the Wake county Government.

Having fun in Wake County


Curious about Raleigh?

Raleigh is the County seat of Wake County and was founded in 1792. The city is run by Nancy Mcfarlane and 7 other members who run 4 year terms. The city is managed by Ruffin L. Hall