Visiting (and living in) Wake County
Wake County greets more than 11 million visitors every year! Tourism brings $1.7 billion to Wake County annually – that's $4.7 million every day! It also helps with employment, contributing to more than 19,000 direct jobs in the hospitality, retail and other service sectors.
With our welcoming climate, exciting sports teams, a variety of museums and parks, great shops and restaurants, and emphasis on history, Wake County has something to offer everyone – no matter whether you are young or a senior, whether you are single or have a large family.