The City of Wendell, NC
The city of Wendell is located in the state of North Carolina in Wake County and has a population of 5,488 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Wendell is Raleigh, approximately 17 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Wendell, including Gallery Cafe, All Occasions Restaurant, Mcdonald's of Wendell, Domino's Pizza and Great Wok Chinese Restaurant. For a larger selection of Wendell restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Wendell Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Marbles Kids Museum, Mordecai Mansion, Cheviot Hills Golf Club, Clemmons Educational State Forest and Pope House Museum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Wendell please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Wendell:
- Raleigh - Durham Intl. Airport (RDU)
- Rocky Mount-Wilson Regional Airport (RWI)
Wendell, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Wendell experiences an average high temperature of 88 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 67 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.55 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Wendell with daytime temperatures averaging 87 degrees in the summer, and 52 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Wendell to receive an average of 3.64 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.61 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -10 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Wendell should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 72 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.
Wendell, North Carolina Attractions
1Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site - Princeton,
Bentonville Battleground, which is also referred to as Bentonville Battleground State Historic Site, was the location in North Carolina of the Battle of Bentonville in the waning days of the American Civil War.
2Brevofield Golf Course - , Wake Forrest,
The Brevofield Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Wake Forrest. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 919-562-1900.
Address: 13601 Camp Kanata Rd, Wake Forrest, NC 27587
3Bull Creek Golf & Country Club - Louisburg,
The Bull Creek Golf & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Franklin County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Louisburg, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-496-7888.
Address: 499 Massenburg Baker Rd, Louisburg, NC 27549
4Cherry Hospital Museum - Goldsboro,
Cherry Hospital is a 274-bed inpatient psychiatric hospital located in Goldsboro, North Carolina. It serves the citizens of 33 Eastern North Carolina counties. It is operated by the state of North Carolina and the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Cherry Hospital has 6 major treatment units. These units are Adolescent, Adult Acute Admissions, Geriatric Admissions, Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Psychiatric Medical, and Tuberculosis.
5Cheviot Hills Golf Club - Raleigh,
The Cheviot Hills Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Raleigh, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-876-9920.
Address: 7301 Capital Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27616
6Clemmons Educational State Forest - Clayton,
Clemmons Educational State Forest is a North Carolina State Forest in Clayton, North Carolina that is operated by the North Carolina Division of Forest Resources. The site features self-guided nature trails with audio exhibit stations, the Forestry Exhibit Center with interactive exhibits about the ecology of forests, soil and water, and the state's cultural history. Forest rangers offer education programs for school groups.
7Dorton Arena - , State Fairgrounds,
The J.S. Dorton Arena is a 7,610-seat multi-purpose arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, on the grounds of the North Carolina State Fair. It was opened in 1952.
8Eagle Crest Golf Course - Garner,
The Eagle Crest Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Garner, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 919-772-6104.
Address: 4400 Auburn Church Rd, Garner, NC 27529
9Historic Stagville - Durham,
Stagville Plantation is located in Durham County, North Carolina. With buildings constructed from the late 18th century to the mid-19th century, it was one of the largest plantation complexes in the American South. It was owned by the Bennehan-Cameron family. The complex comprised roughly 30,000 acres, including the Little River plantation, and was home to almost 900 enslaved African Americans in 1860.
10Historic Yates Mill County Park - Raleigh,
Yates Mill is a fully restored, circa 1756 gristmill located five miles south of downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. It is the centerpiece of Historic Yates Mill County Park, located in central Wake County. The park currently features the restored mill, a visitor center containing a museum focused on milling and on the natural history of the area, classrooms, an auditorium and space for research conducted by North Carolina State University faculty and students, a 20-acre lake and extensive hiking trails.
Wendell, North Carolina Hotels
7Motel 6 East Raleigh
3520 Maitland Dr I-440 At Us 64 Business Exit #13-b
Wendell, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Wendell Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out and Chinese Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published September 30, 2011
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