Your Raleigh NC Relocation Guide by Few Moves Moving Company

Raleigh, NC Relocation Guide

Newcomers moving to Raleigh, NC, will find lots to do. As North Carolina’s capital city, Raleigh is rich in cultural, historical and educational resources and a thriving business community. Few Moves Moving Company, experts in moving people and businesses to Raleigh, NC suggest you look over these relocation links to get started in your move.

TIPS: Plan your move during the spring or fall, when temperatures are mild and humidity is lower. Avoid driving a moving truck during busy commute times when moving to Raleigh. Close to downtown and on the beltways, roadways get congested and you could get stuck in traffic for hours.

Important links/resources that will help you both prepare for your Raleigh, NC move and get settled once you arrive.

Choose a neighborhood

Here are some ideas to help you find the perfect place in Raleigh.

Raleigh, NC government

Listings of city departments can help you locate city services.

Wake County Schools

Programs, services and individual Raleigh schools can be found here.

Wake County Division of Motor Vehicle Offices

Register those cars and trucks in Raleigh.

Raleigh Chamber of Commerce

Meet fellow businesspeople in Raleigh.

Raleigh Tourism

Find all the fun area activities. Follow the Facebook page for more.

Wake County Board of Elections

Register to vote and find your polling place in Raleigh.

Raleigh Higher Education Institutions

Raleigh’s well-known as an education center. If you’re moving to the Raleigh, NC, area, you’ll want to know more about its education resources. We include nearby Durham and Chapel Hill, fellow Triangle cities, in this listing.

Duke University

Durham Technical Community College

Meredith College

North Carolina Central University

North Carolina State University

St. Augustine’s University

Shaw University

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Wake Technical Community College

William Peace University

Raleigh Media Outlets

Need the news in your new town? Check out these Raleigh, NC, media outlets.

The Carolinian Raleigh’s newspaper featuring the African American community.

The News and Observer The daily paper.

Triangle Business Journal

Triangle Downtowner Magazine Raleigh’s arts and leisure news source.

WRAL TV CBS Affiliate

WRAZ TV Fox Affiliate

WNCN TV NBC Affiliate

WTVD TV ABC Affiliate

Raleigh Medical Facilities

A regional hub for medical care, Raleigh, NC, and the Triangle are home to several prominent medical facilities.

Duke Children’s Hospital

Duke Raleigh Hospital

Duke Regional Hospital

Durham VA Medical Center

Holly Hill Hospital

Select Specialty Hospitals

UNC Health Care

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill hosts several hospitals, Including NC Memorial, NC Children’s, and NC Cancer hospitals.

WakeMed Health and Hospitals

Raleigh Law Enforcement

Raleigh Police Department

Wake County Sheriff’s Office

Raleigh Utilities

Water and Sewer Service

Raleigh Solid Waste Department

PSNC Energy Natural Gas Service

Duke Energy Electric Service

Raleigh Telephone, TV, Internet


Frontier Communications

Network South

Time Warner Cable




Cell Phone Reception Map

Related Articles: 

How to Find the Best Moving Company in Raleigh NC
Questions to Ask Your Raleigh NC Moving Company
Moving Checklist

Finally, let us take the stress, worry and work out of relocating by making sure your items arrive at their destination on time and in tact. With Few Moves Moving Company taking control of your move, you’ll be able to make your move to Raleigh NC with a smile and a good night’s sleep.

 Call 919-999-6201 or REQUEST A FREE MOVING QUOTE