About the Triangle
Local Utility Companies, School Districts, and Service Providers
Moving to the Triangle is much simpler when you know which utility companies, school districts, and public services to contact after you buy a home. That's why we've made this helpful directory of municipalities and utilities' contact information. If you want to know more about buying a home in the Triangle, or if you have any questions at all about our area, please don't hesitate to call us at 919.612.9885.
Since the Triangle area encompasses large cities, small towns, and rural communities, utility providers can vary drastically by area. However, we have a full list of providers organized by area to help you during your relocation.
Cable, TV, and Phone Service
Fire/Police/Ambulance — 911
Wake County Sheriff – 919-856-6900
North Carolina State Highway Patrol — (919) 733-7952 or *HP
Hospitals and Healthcare
WakeMed — 919-350-8000
Rex Healthcare — 919-784-3100
UNC Health Care — 984-974-1000
DukeHealth — 919-551-3969
UNC Medical Center — 984-974-1000
Duke University Medical Center — 919-684-8111
Duke Regional Hospital — 919-470-4000
VA Regional Medical Center — 919-956-5541
Drivers License & Auto Registration: Department of Motor Vehicles — (919) 715-7000
- Durham County Board of Elections — (919) 560-7025
- Orange County Board of Elections — 919-245-2350
- Wake County Board of Elections — 919-856-6240
Animal Control & Pet License:
- Durham County Animal Services — 919-560-0630
- Orange County Animal Services — 919-942-PETS (7387)
- Wake County Animal Control — 919-212-PETS (7387)
Our Triangle schools guide has details about public school districts, private school options, and private and public colleges in Raleigh, Durham, and surrounding areas.
- The Cary News
- Chatham Journal Newspaper
- The Clayton News-Star
- The Herald-Sun
- The News of Orange County
- Wake Forest Gazette
- Wake Forest Weekly
Have a Question About Our Area?
We're happy to help! Contact us and we can answer all of your questions. Just give us a call at 919.612.9885 or drop by our office in Downtown Cary.