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Durham, NC: A Vibrant City in the Triangle

If you’re looking for a city that offers class and culture, a rich heritage and a promising future, excellent schools and a high quality of life, then you should look no further than Durham. This incredible city, which is one of the three anchoring communities of the Research Triangle area (the other two being Raleigh and Chapel Hill), is an ideal place to call home.

In Durham, you can truly benefit from the city’s rich history and unique identity. You can also enjoy easy access to all of the daily amenities that make life easier. Given all of these amenities, it’s no wonder that Durham one of the largest cities in North Carolina!

Population (2015)


Distance to Raleigh

25 Miles (29 Min.)

School District

Durham Public Schools

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Life in the "Bull City"

About 250,000 call Durham home, making this city among the largest in the state and the country. Durham residents enjoy easy access to a thriving and diverse job market, as the renowned Research Triangle Park is located in this area. Higher education is within easy reach at private and public universities in Durham. In addition to education and careers, Durham features a myriad of recreational amenities, making it a truly excellent place to live, work, and play.

Why Buy a Home in Durham?

Excellent Education

Public schools, private schools, and universities are easily accessible in Durham. Students in Kindergarten through 12th grade can attend public schools within Durham Public Schools or specialty schools, including the renowned Durham School of the Arts and North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics (NCSSM).

Durham is home to North Carolina Central University and the prestigious Duke University. In addition, other premier colleges and universities in Raleigh and Chapel Hill — Meredith College, UNC, NC State — are just a short trip from Durham. It's little wonder that Forbes ranked Durham among the top 20 most educated cities in the United States.

World-Class Healthcare

Also known as the "City of Medicine," Durham is best known for its world-class hospital system, Duke Health, which integrates Duke University's medical and research programs to serve residents in Durham and throughout the world.

Shopping, Dining, and Recreation

Whether you prefer a stroll through a botanical garden or a visit to a baseball game, Durham has an activity you will enjoy. Major outdoor attractions include Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Duke Forest, and the Eno River State Park (which hosts the Festival for the Eno every year). The city's minor league baseball team, Durham Bulls, brings fans from all over the Triangle to enjoy America's pastime.

For those who enjoy arts and culture, the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC) is a top choice. And for the best shopping and dining in the Triangle, a visit to The Streets at Southpoint, Brightleaf Square, or Downtown Durham doesn't require leaving the area.

We Can Help You Buy or Sell Your Home

Working with a team of Durham real estate experts is key to saving time, money, and frustration, no matter if you're relocating, buying a home, or selling your property. There is no situation that is too complicated for us. No matter what your real estate needs are, we will guide you every step of the way to help you achieve your goals.

Are you searching for your dream home in Durham? Own a home and thinking about selling? Let's talk — call us at 919-234-6800.

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$290,000 - $500,000
Sq Ft: 1,947 - 4,227
$250,990 - $350,000
Sq Ft: 1,700 - 2,800
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