The town of Knightdale has received accolades and awards in recent years too plentiful to list. Many of these honors have put the town among the top spots in the entire state of North Carolina. Consequently, several have also put Knightdale among the top spots in the entire country as well. This national recognition is from golf.com. They named Knightdale as number four on their list of absolute Best Places for Golfers to Live in the US.
Location Lands Knightdale “On the Green” Among Golfers in the US
There may not be one particular course in Knightdale putting it on this list. Consequently, location is the reason Knightdale is one of the Best Places for Golfers to Live in the US.
This was explained in the golf.com article placing Knightdale at number four. In placing Knightdale as the highest on the list from the “Tar Heel State,” the article explains its reasoning.
“Raleigh suburbs such as Knightdale,” the article begins, “reap the benefits from the proximate business and cultural attractions of the Research Triangle Park.”
Continuing it says, “A temperate climate and a nearby trio of outstanding public-access university courses at Duke, North Carolina State (Lonnie Poole) and the University of North Carolina (Finley) are added enticements.”
The explanation of Knightdale being among Best Places for Golfers to Live in the US ends explaining its proximity to one of the most desirable courses in America. “It’s also within an easy 75-minute drive to Pinehurst.”
Best Public Courses Surround the Best Places for Golfers to Live in the US.
Knightdale, as with others atop the Best Places for Golfers to Live in the US, is surrounded by great courses. Golf Digest ran a series of articles recently detailing the best public golf courses in different places across the U.S.
In its piece covering the Raleigh, N.C. area it names five different courses and as can be seen below, none are further than 60 miles from Knightdale.
Distance of Golf Digest’s Top 5 Raleigh Area Courses from Knightdale Station New Home Community
- Heritage Golf Course, Wake Forest, NC- 12.8 miles
- Lonnie Poole Golf Course, Raleigh, NC- 15.2 miles
- UNC Finley Golf Course, Chapel Hill, NC- 38.9 miles
- Duke University Golf Club, Durham, NC- 39.8 miles
- Tobacco Road Golf Course, Sanford, NC- 59.9 miles
Knightdale Station is a “Hole-in-One” in the Best Places for Golfers to Live in the US
If golfing is your passion, or even a hobby you enjoy, the proximity of Knightdale to such great courses makes it a great choice for relocation.
Thus, you don’t want to settle for a home that is “par for the course” in Knightdale. Thus, you may as well “drive the green” and set yourself up for “birdie”…at the Station.
Knightdale Station is the town’s first master-planned community. It features the best builder teams in the area and unmatched amenities. To see the homes available at Knightdale Station, visit the “New Homes” section here.