IMG 2979Woodlake is a community of 600 homes located between Fayetteville and Barbee Roads in southwest Durham, North Carolina. In addition to single family homes, the Woodlake community includes 100 town homes in Lake Village Townes and Piney Wood Townes. Woodlake balances easy access to work and entertainment with the quiet, comfortable life in a community that values diversity, volunteerism, art, and nature.

Woodlake residents enjoy a variety of resources including swimming pool, clubhouse with meeting and exercise rooms, playground, two lakes, and over three miles of paved walking trails, as well as convenient proximity to the Research Triangle Park, Chapel Hill, and Raleigh. Woodlake is located within walking distance of Piney Wood Park, which includes tennis courts, soccer and softball fields, and a dog park. 

Residents are encouraged to interact with their neighbors at several community sponsored activities including bi-annual Community Day and membership meetings, an annual Easter Egg Hunt and Halloween Party, homeowner association committees, and other social activities. An active Neighborhood Watch is directed by volunteer Area Coordinators and Block Captains.

The Woodlake Homeowners Association has adopted and follows the North Carolina Planned Community Act.