Raleigh

The capital of and the largest city of the , Raleigh is the primary political and economic driver of the metro area. Indeed, business and politics are the main draws to Raleigh, which lacks the more trendy feel or active arts scene of or to the west.
Photo: Jmturner, Public domain. Photo: Scott Thompson, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is located in Raleigh, North Carolina as the oldest established museum in and the largest museum of its kind in the Southeastern United States. Photo: Jmturner, Public domain.

Public building
The is the former seat of the legislature of the U.S. state of which housed all of the state's government until 1888. Photo: Jim Bowen, CC BY 2.0.

Arts centre
is the main venue for the performing arts in Raleigh, North Carolina. Photo: Jmturner, Public domain.

Historic building
The is the oldest surviving hotel building in Raleigh, . Photo: Jmturner, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
is a neighborhood in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, , on the… Photo: Mx. Granger, CC0.

Neighborhood
is a historic home and garden and national historic district located at Raleigh, North Carolina.

Neighborhood
is a historic neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina. Photo: Aigrette, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Raleigh

Latitude
35.7721° or 35° 46' 19.6" north
Longitude
-78.6386° or 78° 38' 19" west
Open Location Code
8773Q9C6+RH
Population
432,000
IATA airport code
RDU
United Nations Location Code
US RAG
Elevation
315 feet (96 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 158618991
Geo­Names ID
4487042
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Raleigh
  • Albanian: Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Arabic: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Arabic: رالي
  • Arabic: رالي، كارولاينا الشمالية
  • Arabic: رالي، كارولاينا الشماليه
  • Arabic: رالي، كارولينا الشمالية
  • Arabic: رالي، نورث كارولاينا
  • Arabic: رالي، نورث كارولينا
  • Arabic: راليغ، كارولاينا الشمالية
  • Arabic: رولي، كارولاينا الشمالية
  • Arabic: رولي، كارولينا الشمالية
  • Arabic: رولي، نورث كارولينا
  • Armenian: Ռոլի
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  • Belarusian: Ралі
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  • Bislama: Raleigh, Not Carolina
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  • Bulgarian: Ралей
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  • Catalan: Raleigh
  • Cebuano: Raleigh (kapital sa estado)
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  • Chechen: Рали (Къилбаседа Каролина)
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  • Chinese: Raleigh
  • Chinese: 洛利
  • Chinese: 罗利 / 羅里 / 羅利
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  • Cornish: Raleigh, Karolina Gledh
  • Crimean Tatar: Roli
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  • English: Raleigh, NC
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  • Esperanto: Raleigh, Norda Karolino
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  • Georgian: როლი
  • German: Raleigh
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  • Gothic: 𐍂𐌰𐌻𐌴𐌹
  • Greek: Ράλεϊ
  • Gujarati: રેલે
  • Haitian: Raleigh, Kawolin dinò
  • Hebrew: ראלי
  • Hindi: रैली, उत्तरी केरोलिना
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  • Indonesian: Raleigh, Carolina Utara
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  • Irish: Raleigh, Carolina Thuaidh
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  • Japanese: ローリー
  • Kannada: ರೇಲಿ
  • Kirghiz: Роли
  • Korean: 롤리
  • Kurdish: Raleigh
  • Lao: Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Latvian: Raleja
  • Latvian: Reilija
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  • Macedonian: Роли
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  • Malay: Raleigh, Carolina Utara
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  • Malayalam: റാലെ, വടക്കൻ കരോലിന
  • Marathi: रॅले, उत्तर कॅरोलिना
  • Marathi: रॅले, नॉर्थ कॅरोलिना
  • Marathi: रॅले
  • Marathi: रेली, नॉर्थ कॅरोलिना
  • Min Nan Chinese: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Mongolian: Рали
  • Navajo: Chéchʼil Ńtʼiʼí
  • Neapolitan: Raleigh
  • Nepali: रेली, नर्द क्यारोलिना
  • Newari: रेली
  • Norwegian: Raleigh
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Raleigh
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Raleigh
  • Occitan (post 1500): Raleigh
  • Ossetian: Роли
  • Pali: र्यालेइ
  • Pampanga: Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Persian: رالی
  • Persian: رالی، کارولینای شمالی
  • Piemontese: Raleigh (Carolin-a dël Nòrd)
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  • Polish: Raleigh, Karolina Północna
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  • Romanian: Raleigh, Carolina de Nord
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  • Russian: Роли
  • Samogitian: Rolės
  • Sanskrit: रालेय्
  • Sardinian: Raleigh
  • Scots: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Scottish Gaelic: Raleigh, Carolina a Tuath
  • Scottish Gaelic: Raleigh
  • Serbian: Raleigh
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  • Serbian: Роли
  • Serbo-Croatian: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Serbo-Croatian: Raleigh, Sjeverna Karolina
  • Sicilian: Raleigh
  • Sinhala: රැලේ
  • Slovak: Raleigh
  • Slovenian: Raleigh, Severna Karolina
  • South Azerbaijani: رالی، قوزئی کارولینا
  • Spanish: North Raleigh
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  • Swahili: Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Swedish: Raleigh, NC
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  • Tagalog: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Tamil: ராலீ
  • Tatar: Роли
  • Telugu: రాలీ
  • Thai: ราลี
  • Thai: ราห์เล
  • Thai: แรลี
  • Turkish: Raleigh, Kuzey Karolina
  • Ukrainian: Ралі
  • Ukrainian: Ролі
  • Urdu: رالی، شمالی کیرولینا
  • Venetian: Raleigh
  • Vietnamese: Raleigh, Bắc Carolina
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  • Welsh: Raleigh, Gogledd Carolina
  • Western Frisian: Raleigh
  • Western Mari: Роли
  • Western Panjabi: رالی
  • Western Panjabi: رالیغ
  • Wu Chinese: 罗利 (北卡罗来纳州)
  • Yoruba: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Yoruba: Raleigh
  • Yue Chinese: 羅利
  • Raleigh, Nordal Karolina
  • Wake Court House
  • რალი

Other Places Named Raleigh

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  • County in West Virginia, United States
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