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Welcome to Durham

One of the most vibrant cities in the state, Durham is a hub of arts, culture, and entertainment. Home to the renowned Duke University, you'll never run out fo things to do in this active city. Discover more about the Durham area, and learn what makes this city so unique. 

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Why Do Residents Choose Durham?

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Things to Do

With a wealth of museums, tons of local and regional parks, and a bustling community calendar, there's always something to do in Durham. Enjoy celebrations like the Bull Durham Blues Festival and Bimbé Cultural Arts Festivals, lace up your shoes and head to the Eno River State Park for scenic views, or spend the day at the Museum of Life and Science. Plus, you can always take a leisurely stroll through the charming paths of Duke's campus.

 
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Parks & Rec

For a spot of green space in the middle of the city, Durham Central Park offers tons of fun events like food truck festivals, outdoor concerts, and cultural fairs. If you're looking to enjoy some outdoor activities, check out the Eno River State Park. With over 4,000 acres of green space, the park offers 28 miles of trails to explore, top-notch fishing holes, swimming areas, and rock climbing opportunities. 

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Schools

Moving to the area with kids in tow? Durham is served by the Durham Public School District and educates almost 32,000 students. The district is one of the top-ten largest in the state and is ranked in the top thirty schools in the country for employing National Board Certified Teachers. With a rigorous academic curriculum, tons of athletic programs, and a rich arts program, the Durham public schools are a great choice for students of all ages.

 
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Shopping & Dining

If you're looking to shop 'til you drop, Durham has tons of great shopping centers filled with local and chain retailers. The Streets at Southpoint and Brightleaf Square offer charming brick streets and a variety of shops to choose from. As far as dining goes, Durham has become known as a hot spot for top-notch cuisine. For a bite to eat from a local restaurant, grab a catfish sandwich from Harvest 18 or grab a greasy burger from Wimpy's Grill.

 
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Employment

With a steadily decreasing unemployment rate, Durham offers a variety of job opportunities. The largest employers in the area include Duke University and Health Town, IBM, Durham Public Schools, and GlaxoSmithKline. Other major career fields available include government, healthcare, and retail.

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Durham at a Glance

Travel & Commute

Chapel Hill: 30 mi
Raleigh: 34 mi
RDU Airport: 19 mi
Major Roads: I-40, I-540, I-85, US-501, US-70

Quick Facts

Population: 311,640
Zip Codes: 27517, 27702, 27705, 27708, 27711, 27715, 27560, 27703, 27706, 27709, 27712, 27717, 27701, 27704, 27707, 27710, 227713
County: Durham
Median Home Value: $186,800

Durham Home Buying Resources

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The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the IDX© Program of the Triangle Multiple Listing Services, Inc. of Cary. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Trademark Residential Brokerage are marked with the IDX© logo or the IDX© thumbnail logo and the detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.
The listing broker has attempted to offer accurate data, but buyers are advised to confirm all items.
This data was last updated on: 10/15/19 03:20 PM. A full data refresh was last performed on: 10/13/19 03:57 PM.
** Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed ** Closed (sold) listings may have been listed and/or sold by a real estate firm other than the firm(s) featured on this website. Closed data is not available until the sale of the property is recorded in the MLS. Home sale data is not an appraisal, CMA, competitive or comparative market analysis, or home valuation of any property.
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