Chapel Hill Orange County, North Carolina

Chapel Hill: Town in Orange County, North Carolina, United States


Chapel Hill is a town located in the county of Orange in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

Chapel Hill Quick Facts

Population : 59,568
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Orange County
Postal code : 27514–27517
Phone Area Codes : 919
Area : 55.25 km2
Altitude : 489 feet / 149, 148 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1793 (229 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 06:48:30 (30th September 2022)
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Location of Chapel Hill on North Carolina map.
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Franklin Street Chapel Hill NC
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Chapel Hill is located at 35°54'48"N 79°3'21"W (35.9132000, -79.0558400).

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People born in Chapel Hill (80)

People born in Chapel Hill, including painter and actress Laurel Holloman, singer-songwriter, humorist, and actor Loudon Wainwright III, blues and folk musician, singer and songwriter Elizabeth Cotten, .


Schools in Chapel Hill

College & universities near Chapel Hill, NC

Code Name City ZIP
199120 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill (NC) 27599
455141 Aveda Institute-Chapel Hill Chapel Hill (NC) 27514-7001
417804 Durham Beauty Academy Durham (NC) 27707
198419 Duke University Durham (NC) 27708
199157 North Carolina Central University Durham (NC) 27707

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near Chapel Hill, NC

Code Name Address Type
DNC Durham 400 W. Chapel Hill Street RAIL
CYN Cary 211 North Academy Street RAIL
NSF North Carolina State Fair station 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd. RAIL
RGH Raleigh Union Station 320 West Cabarrus Street RAIL
BNC Burlington 101 North Main Street RAIL

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Orange County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Orange County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Carrboro 21,239 Town in North Carolina, United States
Hillsborough 7,226 Town in and county seat of Orange County, North Carolina, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Chapel Hill distances to largest North Carolina cities