Apex NC

The historic downtown district of Apex

About the Town of Apex

Apex is a town in Wake County, North Carolina and a suburb of Raleigh. The population was 37,476 according to the 2010 census.The town of Apex was incorporated in 1873, named for its location as the highest point on a portion of the Chatham Railroad which ultimately extends between Richmond,Virginia and Jacksonville, Florida.  

At the heart of town stands the Apex Union Depot, originally a passenger station for the Seaboard Air Line Railroadand later home to the locally-supported Apex Community Library. The depot now houses the Apex Chamber of Commerce.Apex has continued to grow in recent years. A sizable shopping center was built at the intersection of Highway 55 and US 64, and several new neighborhoods have been built as the town grows toward the west.

In July 2009, CNN/Money magazine ranked Apex #44th on its list of the nation’s top places to live.
All information about Apex courtesy of Wikipedia.

Important Websites:
Town of Apex Website
Apex Chamber of Commerce
Apex Historical Society


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