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Information about Durham

The city of Durham is located in the state of North Carolina. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Durham City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Durham by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Durham’s Administration

Address of Durham mayorDurhamCity hall Durham
101 City Hall Plaza

Durham, NC 27701-3328
United States

http://www.durhamnc.gov
city hall phone number+1 919-560-1200
city hall fax number+1 919-560-4949
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Durham NC official websitewww.durhamnc.gov
Durham town mayorWilliam V Bell

Durham town demography

Name of Durham town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants228 330 population5 / 87
Durham town population density2 126,5 pop/sq mi (821,0 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Durham, NC

How to get a passport in Durham NC ? There are 4 passport offices in Durham, try one of these
Name Street Phone
DURHAM COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS201 EAST MAIN STREET9195600480
DURHAM MPO323 E CHAPEL HILL ST9194205343
NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL UNIVERSITY1801 FAYETTEVILLE STREET9195307272
RTP POST OFFICE65 T W ALEXANDER DRIVE9194205343

Schools in Durham NC

Elementary schools in Durham

Bethesda Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 691

Burton Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 366

C C Spaulding Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 285

Carter Community Charter

District of Carter Community Charter
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 258

Central Park School For Child

District of Central Park School For Children
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 544

Club Boulevard Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 494

Creekside Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 889

E K Powe Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 476

Easley Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 565

Eastway Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 576

Eno Valley Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 550

Excelsior Classical Academy

District of Excelsior Classical Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 363

Fayetteville Street Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 304

Forest View Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 737

George Watts Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 408

Glenn Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 709

Global Scholars Academy

District of Global Scholars Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 199

Healthy Start Academy

District of Healthy Start Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 388

Hillandale Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 668

Holt Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 677

Hope Valley Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 626

Kestrel Heights School

District of Kestrel Heights School
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 1031

Lakewood Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 454

Little River Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 496

Maureen Joy Charter School

District of Maureen Joy Charter
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 639

Merrick-Moore Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 607

Morehead Montessori

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 262

Oak Grove Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 657

Parkwood Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 562

Pearsontown Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 831

R N Harris Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 331

Reaching All Minds Academy

District of Reaching All Minds Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 227

Research Triangle Charter

District of Research Triangle Charter
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 703

Sandy Ridge Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 620

Southwest Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 650

Spring Valley Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 558

The Institute Development Young Leaders

District of The Institute For The Development Of You
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 189

W G Pearson Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 500

Y E Smith Elementary

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 413

Middle schools in Durham

Brogden Middle

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 542

George L Carrington Middle

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 931

James E Shepard Middle

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 452

KIPP Durham College Preparatory

District of KIPP Durham College Preparatory
Low grade : 5, High grade : 7
Students : 185

Lakewood Montessori Middle

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 295

Lowe's Grove Middle

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 601

Lucas Middle

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 531

Neal Middle

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 759

Rogers-Herr Middle

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 633

Sherwood Githens Middle

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 923

High schools in Durham

C E Jordan High

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1978

City of Medicine Academy

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 324

Durham's Performance Learning Center

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 205

Hillside High

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1288

Hillside New Technical High

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 210

J D Clement Early College High School

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 366

Middle College High School @ DTCC

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 11, High grade : 12
Students : 161

Northern High

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1503

Research Triangle High School

District of Research Triangle High School
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 507

Riverside High

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1827

Southern School of Energy and Sustainabi

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1462

Alternative schools in Durham

DPS Hospital School

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 32

Durham School of the Arts

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 1711

Lakeview School

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 30

NC Connections Academy

District of NC Connections Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 11
Students : 1748

NC Virtual Academy

District of Nc Virtual Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 1719

The School for Creative Studies

District of Durham Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 610

Voyager Academy

District of Voyager Academy
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 1348

Private schools in Durham

Al Huda Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 94

Bethesda Christian Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 193

Cresset Christian Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 250

Duke School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 489

Durham Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 1181

Durham Nativity School

Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 43

Faith Assembly Christian Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 85

Fellowship Baptist Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 139

Five Oaks Seventh-Day Adventist Christian School

Low grade : 1, High grade : 6
Students : 9

Gorman Christian Academy & Early Learning Center

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 127

Immaculata Catholic School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 454

International Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 70

Just Right Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 11
Students : 61

Lerner Jewish Community Day School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 125

Montessori Children's House Of Durham

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 135

Montessori Farm School

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 12

Mount Zion Christian Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 204

Quality Education Institute Of Durham

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 37

Southpoint Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 39

The Hill Center

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 170

Triangle Day School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 204

Trinity School Of Durham & Chapel Hill

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 532

Schools near Durham

The top 3 most popular banks in Durham

There are 43 bank branches in Durham.
SunTrust Bank is the most popular bank in town with 12, followed by Wells Fargo Bank, National Association with 9 and then Branch Banking and Trust Company with 7.

Find below all banks in Durham :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
SunTrust Bank12Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association9Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Branch Banking and Trust Company7Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First National Bank of Pennsylvania2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
CresCom Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pacific Western Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pinnacle Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Fidelity Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Durham

Durham town administrative number

Durham town code3719000
Durham town postcode27701

Toponymy and translation of Durham town

Arabic: دورهامBulgarian: ДърамPersian: دورهام
Japanese: ダーラムKorean: 더럼Russian: Дарем
Serbian: ДарамUkrainian: ДюремChinese: 德罕

Durham town territory

Durham town area107,38 sq mi (278,10 km²)
Durham town altitude328 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.9817
Longitude: -78.9063
Latitude: 35° 58' 54'' North
Longitude: 78° 54' 23'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Durham town demography

Name of Durham town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants228 330 population5 / 87
Durham town population density2 126,5 pop/sq mi (821,0 pop/km²)

Durham town’s neighbouring towns

Durham neighbouring towns
HillsboroughHillsboroughCreedmoor
Chapel HillNeighbouring townsMorrisville
Chapel HillChapel HillMorrisville
Durham neighbouring towns
Chapel Hill 13.4 kmMorrisville 17.4 kmCarrboro 17.5 km
Hillsborough 19.9 kmCary 23.9 kmCreedmoor 26 km
Apex 28.7 kmRaleigh 29.2 kmStem 29.5 km
Wake Forest 33.3 kmMebane 35.2 kmHolly Springs 36.7 km
Pittsboro 36.8 kmYoungsville 38.5 kmRolesville 40.3 km
Swepsonville 40.6 kmGarner 41 kmKnightdale 42.6 km
Green Level 42.6 kmHaw River 42.9 kmFranklinton 43.1 km

Distance between Durham and country’s main cities

New York City : 678 kmLos Angeles : 3584 kmChicago : 1001 km
Houston : 1685 kmPhiladelphia : 557 km closestPhoenix : 3031 km
San Antonio : 1971 kmSan Diego : 3507 kmDallas : 1676 km
San Jose : 3803 kmJacksonville : 679 kmIndianapolis : 763 km
San Francisco : 3899 kmAustin : 1863 kmColumbus : 571 km

Hotel offers in Durham

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Nearby hotel : Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club
Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club
Address : 3001 Cameron Boulevard : 209 $US / 509 $US - 271
The Washington Duke Inn and Golf Club is located on the Duke University Campus and features an 18-hole championship golf course. Guests can also enjoy 3 on-site restaurants.
Nearby hotel : DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh Durham Airport at Research Triangle Park
DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh Durham Airport at Research Triangle Park
Address : 4810 Page Creek Lane : 85 $US / 0 $US - 248
Located 4 miles from Raleigh-Durham International Airport, this North Carolina hotel features a fitness centre, seasonal outdoor pool, and on-site restaurant. Free transfer service is provided to destinations within 5 miles of the hotel.
Nearby hotel : Super 8 - Durham
Super 8 - Durham
Address : 2337 Guess Road : 56 $US / 65 $US - 48
A daily continental breakfast and rooms equipped with microwaves are offered at this motel. The property also has easy access to Interstate 85 and is within a 5-minute drive of shopping and dining.
Nearby hotel : University Inn Duke
University Inn Duke
Address : 502 Elf Street : 94 $US / 275 $US - 48
This boutique hotel in Durham is located next to Duke University and one block from Regional VA Hospital. The inn offers a free hospital shuttle, continental breakfast, and spacious rooms.
Nearby hotel : Wingate by Wyndham Raleigh Durham / Airport
Wingate by Wyndham Raleigh Durham / Airport
Address : 5223 Page Road : 65 $US / 0 $US - 85
This Durham, North Carolina hotel is 10 minutes' drive from the Raleigh-Durham International Airport and provides a free airport transfer service. The hotel also offers free Wi-Fi, a fitness centre and a business centre.

Leisure and activities in the Durham town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Duke University Golf ClubFalls Village Golf Course
South Granville Country Club
to Creedmoor 28.9 km