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Wake Forest

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Wake Forest, Wake County, North Carolina, 27587-2916, United States of America (35.98031 -78.51037)

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Name: Wake Forest topographic map, elevation, relief.
Coordinates: 35.90289 -78.55955 36.01557 -78.46349
Minimum elevation: 196 ft
Maximum elevation: 558 ft
Average elevation: 361 ft

Wake Forest

Wake Forest is located in the northeast central region of North Carolina, where the North American Piedmont and Atlantic Coastal Plain regions meet. This area is known as the "Fall Line" because it marks the elevation inland at which waterfalls begin to appear in creeks and rivers. Its central Piedmont location situates Wake Forest about three hours by car west of Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, and four hours east of the Great Smoky Mountains.

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