Find Small Town Charm & Endless Fun in Clayton
If you're searching for the perfect place to retire, a place that's relaxed and friendly, bustling with the charms of small-town living, and filled with endless ways to have fun, then Clayton, NC is the place for you! Quaint shops and restaurants in a historic downtown, amazing events that bring residents together throughout the year, beautiful parks and recreational amenities... Clayton truly has something for everyone. Plus, it's just a short drive from the big-city attractions and entertainment of Raleigh, making its location pretty unbeatable. Come explore Clayton and find the perfect place to retire in style.
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Clayton at a Glance
Zip Codes: 27520, 27527
Median Home Price: $254,990
Downtown Raleigh: 25 min
RDU Airport: 40 min
Durham: 50 min
Chapel Hill: 1 hr
Why Residents Love Clayton
Special events & celebrations
Clayton might be a small town, but it hosts some pretty big events! Every year, you can enjoy amazing festivities and celebrations, like the July 4th Celebration, Town Square Concert Series, Mondo Roots Art & Music Festival, Clayton Harvest & Music Festival, Christmas Village & Tree Lighting, and the Christmas Parade. You’ll also enjoy senior-specific events like the NC Senior Games, or weekly events like the Clayton Farm and Community Market.
The perfect location for every adventure
Clayton is a popular choice for those who want the charm, the community, and the culture of small-town living but would also like to dabble in the bigger attractions of a large city—because Downtown Raleigh is just 25 minutes away! From major concerts and entertainment to rich arts and history to beautiful parks and outdoor areas, Raleigh has something for everyone. And for those who really want to get away, the RDU International Airport is only about a 40 drive. Plus, the Atlantic beaches are just an hour or two from home, and mountains can be reached in about three hours, making the Triangle the perfect central location for any adventure.
Retirement and relaxation
When it comes to your retirement, you don't want to start off on the wrong foot. When you find yourself seeking an escape from boredom or chaos, then it's important to have a home that feels more like a retreat with choices of amenities nearby. If you're like many of our residents, it might have been a while since you last had to buy a home, so we'll guide you through the entire process - from finishing selections to mortgage assistance and closing details - you just relax, and let us take care of you!
The Best Homes in Clayton for Active Adults
Clayton is truly one of the best places to live in the Triangle, and if you're looking for Active Adult living, then there's no community better suited to provide a lifestyle of fun, activity, and adventure than The Walk at East Village. Contact us today to learn more, to schedule a showing, or to start learning more about buying a home at The Walk at East Village.
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