New Hill

New Hill Market Stats

If you're looking to live a country lifestyle with all of your everyday amenities just a stone's throw away, we'd love to welcome you to the small community of New Hill. Located around 15 minutes west of Holly Springs and Apex, New Hill is an unincorporated town that boasts easy access to suburban conveniences, as well as the scenic Harris Lake Park and the American Tobacco Trail.

Do you dream of living amongst rolling country hills, historic homes, and friendly neighbors? If so, New Hill should be at the top of your must-visit list—and we'd love to show you around!

A Snapshot of the Area


Parks/Walking Trails


Top Schools

90ºF / 69ºF

Summer Climate

51ºF / 30ºF

Winter Climate

Selling Your Home?

The New Hill real estate market can be competitive—which is why it's crucial to have a local professional on your side. When you work with us, we'll make sure your home is priced accurately, marketed thoroughly, and staged for success. Feel free to browse a few of our resources, and give us a call when you'd like to get started!

New Hill at a Glance

New Hill might be an unincorporated community, but this unique town serves as a rural escape without compromising on convenience. As your Triangle experts, we know all the insider details on New Hill—feel free to contact us with any other questions you might have.

Quick Facts

Population: 3,700
County: Wake
Median household income: $94,00
Median home value: $499,000

Travel & Commute

Raleigh: 33 min
Durham: 45 min
Apex: 21 min
Major Roads: US-1, US-15, Highway 42

Explore the Area

Everything You'll Love in New Hill

Local shopping & dining

Though New Hill doesn't have many shops or restaurants of its own, you'll never have to drive far to reach exciting destinations in Holly Springs or Apex. Head down Avent Ferry Road to Highway 55, which features all of Holly Springs' most popular retail centers. Locals love savoring home-brewed pints from Bombshell Beer Company or checking out the vast assortment of stores at Holly Springs Towne Center.

Serene outdoor adventures

Harris Lake is one of New Hill's best-kept secrets—and one trip to this verdant oasis is all it takes to see why. Visit Harris Lake County Park, and be sure to bring your hiking boots for an exhilarating stroll along the waterfront. Harris Lake also features two public boat ramps, a disc golf course, and eight miles of bike trails. You'll even find locals angling for catfish all-year round.

Plenty of nearby attractions

If you want to get to know life in New Hill, there are a few nearby attractions you won't want to miss. Bring your furry friend for a day of play at Autumn Winds Agility Center, a certified facility with a full agility course and obedience class. For even more excitement, travel into Downtown Holly Springs to experience their quaint Main Street and endless year-round events. To top it all off, the big city of Raleigh is also just a half hour away.

A+ public schools

Students living in New Hill are currently zoned for Wake County Public Schools, the largest and one of the top performing districts in the Carolinas. WCPSS operates more than 191 total schools, which educate around 162,000 children throughout the Raleigh area. New Hill students can choose to attend Scotts Ridge Elementary, Apex Friendship Middle, and Apex Friendship High. A small number of New Hill homes may also be zoned for Chatham County Schools.

Linda Craft Team Realtors: Your New Hill Experts

If you crave picturesque rural living, Linda Craft Team Realtors would love to show you around New Hill. With over 350 years of combined industry experience and an in-depth knowledge of life in the Triangle, we have everything you need to find your real estate success. Whenever you're ready to get started, we're just a phone call away.

Selling a home in New Hill? We'd love to help you out with that, too!