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Area Attractions

Durham is a colorful, creative, and entrepreneurial community of  256,000 that welcomes 5.46 million visitors each year.

Durham occupies a prime location in the heart of North Carolina  and is known as a center for learning, achievement, creativity, research, and  industry. Whether you’re a resident, visitor, group planner, newcomer,  or student, these official stats, facts, and images are a great way to learn about Durham!