Quality of Life

A live, work, play community offers citizens the ability to do each of those without having to leave their home base. Fuquay-Varina is proud to offer various options for living, working, and playing.

Being a part of a county that is consistently rated as one of the best places to live has its perks. Whether you're looking to rent or buy there are multiple housing options available for all.

Working in Wake County and Fuquay-Varina has never been easier. A wide variety of industries allows for individuals to have a large selection of employment opportunities around the Triangle.

Depending on your interest, Fuquay-Varina offers an extensive list of events, fairs, festivals, and recreational options sure to fill your weekends and free time.

Living Here

Being a part of a county that is consistently rated as one of the best places to live has its perks including a top-performing school system, various housing options, and high-quality health care. Fuquay-Varina is part of the Wake County Public School System, the largest school system in the state of North Carolina. In addition to public school options, there are private and charter schools Looking for an urban downtown lifestyle? Not a problem. Looking for lots of acres without any neighbors? Not a problem. Fuquay-Varina offers multiple options and locations to live depending on your preferences.'

Be sure to check out the Newcomers Information Guide and the Citizens Report for more detail about local resources and information about the town. 

Working Here

Fuquay-Varina is home to a large and diverse growing business community. Major employers include companies such as John Deere, TE Connectivity, Bob Barker Company, and Fidelity Bank. If you've just moved to the area or are looking for a new opportunity, Work in the Triangle is a must-visit. Work in the Triangle compiles thousands of jobs in various industries in one central location, working to make your hunt easier.


Fuquay-Varina has two downtown districts (that's what makes us a dash more!). The Fuquay and Varina districts offer a variety of shops, restaurants, and activities...something for everyone!

Visit Downtown Fuquay-Varina to dine, unwind, create, and explore!