Welcome to Elon - Home of Elon University!

Elon began in 1881 as a railroad depot named Mill Point. As the town grew, the local Christian Assembly established an institution of higher learning named "Graham Norman College." The school became Elon College and the surrounding town became known by the same name. When Elon College changed its name to Elon University, the town changed its name to Elon. Located northwest of Burlington, Elon is a college town with an economy that revolves around Elon University.

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Updated: 15th October, 2019 9:53 PM.

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Updated: 15th October, 2019 9:53 PM.