Holly Springs NC is a city in the Raleigh NC Metro area. In 2010 the population was 24,661. The city’s population has nearly tripled in size within the last 10 years. The city was born when homes and businesses formed around 40-foot holly trees that towered over freshwater springs in colonial times.
Holly Springs is an excellent community that while experiencing rapid growth, is centered and committed to the preservation of open spaces and creating public areas. Leaders in the town are committed to controlling the quality and placement of new developments.The balance of commercial and residential development, along with reasonable land prices and its proximity to urban centers and the small-town charm, news residents and business owners are continually attracted to Holly Springs and the atmosphere it provides.