Duke Energy Progress
Duke Energy Progress, headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., is a Fortune 250 energy company with more than 21,000 megawatts of generation capacity and $9 billion in annual revenues. The company will observe its 100th anniversary in 2008. Progress Energy includes two major utilities that serve 3.1 million customers in the Carolinas and Florida. Phone: 1-800-452-2777

Wake Electric
Wake Electric provides reliable, safe and affordable energy and related services. We operate as a cooperative business and continually improve our services to meet the needs of our customers and enhance their quality of life. Phone: 919-863-6300

Wake Forest Power (Town of Wake Forest)
Wake Forest Power is one of 48 of the nation’s more than 2,000 public power utilities to earn Reliable Public Power ProviderTM (RP3) recognition from the American Public Power Association for providing consumers with the highest degree of reliable and safe electric service. Phone:  919-435-9570

Wake Forest Power is also a part of ElectriCities, a not-for-profit government service organization representing cities, towns and universities that own electric distribution systems. Phone:  919-760-6000

Natural Gas

PSNC Energy
PSNC Energy is the natural gas provider for homes, businesses and surrounding community. 
Phone: 1-877-776-2427


City of Raleigh
The City of Raleigh provides water and sewer to Wake Forest and surrounding areas
Phone: 919-890-3245


There are various telecommunications providers for Wake Forest:

AT&T Local Exchange Carrier
Windstream Communications
Time Warner Cable

Contact Us

Wake Forest Economic Development

301 S. Brooks Street

Wake Forest, NC 27587


News & Blog Posts

Wake Forest among top 10 fastest growing cities in NC!

July 11, 2016

Wake Forest is one of the top 10 cities in NC with the largest population increases between 2010 and 2015.  The 10 cities with the largest population increases between 2010 and 2015 contain 25% of the state’s total population but make up half of the total population growth over the five-year period. 

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