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Live. Work. Play. Chapel Hill.

In the heart of all the opportunity of the Triangle lies the thriving yet still quaint town of Chapel Hill, NC. Though it’s a community filled with diverse opportunities for work, play, and high-quality living, Chapel Hill maintains a laid-back small-town atmosphere that its residents have loved for decades. It’s home to the University of North Carolina, a thriving downtown scene filled with entertainment, top-notch employers and national companies, and absolutely beautiful homes. If small-town charm with big-city possibility is what you seek, Chapel Hill just might be the place for you.

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Why Do Residents Choose Chapel Hill?

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Employment Opportunities

One of the major reasons residents choose Chapel Hill is its proximity to a wealth of outstanding employment opportunities. As one of the anchors of the Triangle, Chapel Hill is in the heart of a thriving economic and business center. It’s just minutes from the famed Research Triangle Park and Downtown Durham, but it’s home to a wealth of it’s own top companies, such as Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina, USAT Corp, Realtime Ops, and of course, the University of North Carolina and UNC Health Care.

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Outstanding Education

For those seeking a place where children can enjoy top-notch education from preschool through college graduation, there’s no better town than Chapel Hill. It is served by Chapel Hill-Carrboro School District, which typically ranks among the top five school districts in the state and produces some of North Carolina’s highest SAT scores. And for continuing education, the University of North Carolina is located just south of downtown Chapel Hill!

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Downtown Chapel Hill

Endless attractions await in Downtown Chapel Hill! Explore the bustling shops and award-winning restaurants along Franklin Street, or catch some live music at the nationally-acclaimed Cat’s Cradle performance venue. Enjoy a small-town charm of beautiful historic buildings in a truly urban environment filled with shopping, dining, vibrant music and arts, and plenty of live entertainment that makes it a popular daytime and after-hours destination.


Amazing Attractions

Downtown isn’t the only attraction in Chapel Hill. In fact, the University of North Carolina offers a wealth of its own entertainments, events, parks, culture, and sports. Explore the Morehead Planetarium or Ackland Art Museum. Explore the trails of Battle Park or the North Carolina Botanical Garden, or spend the day at the Finley Golf Course. And don’t forget to wear blue to support the Tarheels in football, basketball, and baseball!


Community Events

Celebrate the season, enjoy a night on the town, or simply shop locally in Chapel Hill with one of its outstanding community events and festivals. Annual events like the Festifall Street Fair, Dixie Rock, or Trunk or Treat are popular favorites, while regular events, like farmers markets, Fridays on the Front Porch, After Hours Late Summer provide more laid-back downtown entertainment.

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Beautiful Parks

Outdoor exploration awaits in Chapel Hill! Lush parks and scenic greenways, paved walking and biking paths, playgrounds and picnic areas, athletic fields and courts, even dog parks and golf courses… Chapel Hill has it all. It’s also home to community centers that provide cultural and fitness programs and classes, as well as pools and aquatics programs.

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What's Nearby?

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Quick Facts

Population 2014: 59,376
Growth Since 2000: +21.9%
Zip Codes: 27514, 27517, 27707
County: Orange
Mean Home Price: $418,085


Travel & Commute

Durham: 20 min
RTP: 20 min
Raleigh: 20 min
Major Roads: US-501, I-40
Bus: Chapel Hill Transit, Go Chapel Hill!
Airport: RDU Int’l

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