Fred Smith Company
Taking a page from the past, Riverwood has the ambiance of a small town but the advantage of being located near major highways and interstates as well as the Raleigh-Durham metropolitan area.
Riverwood's great location is just
- 20 minutes from Raleigh
- 30 minutes from Research Triangle Park
- Two hours or less from the North Carolina coast
- Three hours to the North Carolina mountains
- Minutes to I-540, I-40, I-95, US 70, NC 42, and other major roads
At Riverwood, you feel something special...something different...a sense of pride...a sense of place...and a great sense of community spirit and a neighborhood atmosphere.
Riverwood is the community for today’s families. Taking a page from the past, Riverwood is place where children walk or ride bikes to award winning community schools. Less time on the road, more time together, Riverwood offers maximum convenience for today’s families on the go by providing so many opportunities in the community from day care to music lessons to the Riverwood Athletic Club to a grocery store across the street. Families enjoy the active lifestyle Riverwood has to offer. All types of afternoon and evening activities can be found within the community, cutting down drive time and increasing quality family time.
Riverwood hosts events and festivals throughout the year. In the past, street festivals, triathlons, artists-in-the-village concerts, Easter egg hunts, Christmas in Riverwood, and dinner with Santa have been held. Families can explore a wide array of amenities to extend their ties beyond the walls of their homes while simultaneously establishing themsleves as families. Riverwood's elementary and middle schools join the proud list of Johnston County schools which rank among the top in the Triangle area. Riverwood Elementary School and Riverwood Middle School have been designated as Schools of Excellence by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction.