5 Reasons Why New Hill, NC is a Great Place to Call Home

By Toll Brothers 2 minute read

Last updated on February 28th, 2023

With picturesque views and an abundance of nature trails, New Hill, NC, offers endless options for outdoor adventure and exploration. The area also boasts a thriving economy, an active social calendar, and a rich history, making it the perfect place to grow your family.   


Educational Opportunities

From elementary school to college, there are many phenomenal public and private educational opportunities within arm’s reach of New Hill. Moving your family to New Hill means access to top-rated Apex schools within the award-winning Wake County School System and a list of highly acclaimed universities, including DukeMeredithUNC-Chapel HillNC State, and more.

Duke university, thirty minutes north of North Hill, NC


Thriving Economy

A short commute from New Hill is Research Triangle Park (RTP), a first-of-its-kind research campus that definitely lives up to expectations. Spanning over 7,000 acres and home to nearly 200 companies, including SAS, Cisco, IBM, and Lenovo, there are a number of employment opportunities to choose from. Combined with an impressively low cost of living, New Hill is an excellent place to advance in your field or even start a new career. 


Family-Friendly Location

With its great weather, excellent safety rating, healthy real estate market, abundant arts and culture, and many recreational activities, New Hill is the ideal place to raise a family. Nature lovers can enjoy scenic Jordan Lake for fishing, boating, and water sports. And if indoor activities are more your speed, there are plenty of museums and historic sites to tour nearby. Plus, the choices for prime restaurants and shopping are endless. From family-owned favorites to world-renowned dining, there’s something to please every palate just minutes from wherever you are.   


Rich History

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the history and culture in New Hill run deep.  Baseball legend Babe Ruth made his way into New Hill during his career. Even the infamous Bonnie and Clyde are rumored to have passed through a time or two. Exploring the beautiful American Tobacco Trails and the New Hope Valley Railway can also give you a glimpse into the never-ending history associated with this charming small town. 


Best of Both Worlds

Perhaps one of the most appealing aspects of New Hill is its ability to offer rural beauty and privacy while allowing for modern convenience, recreation, and entertainment. This is a town that appeals to nature lovers as well as those who are looking for a more urban lifestyle. All walks of life can be found, and all ages and interests are accommodated in this unique town. 

Toll Brothers at Preserve at White Oak in Apex, NC

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    1. Rahul Pillay says:

      Any plans to be in Colorado Springs. We love your design but would like to be in Colorado Springs.

      • Toll Brothers says:

        Hi Rahul, we appreciate your interest in building with us. We do not currently have any new communities coming to Colorado Springs, but are always interested in building in more beautiful locations across the country. We do however have a community planned for the summer of this year in Castle Rock, CO, which is just up Interstate 25 from Colorado Springs. You can locate the number for more information on the community page here, https://www.tollbrothers.com/luxury-homes-for-sale/Colorado/Montaine. We hope this helps!

    2. Katie T says:

      Any plans for anything close to Asheville, NC?

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