Durham County

Durham County was formed in the late 1800’s from portions of Orange and Wake Counties. Today, it is best know for its universities located in the City of Durham and its high tech industries located in Research Triangle Park in the southern portion of the county. The northern portion of the county consists mainly of small rural communities and farm land. Durham County has one school district that covers all of the county.

Bahama (zip code 27503) is an unincorporated community in northern Durham County. The town was first settled in 1750 under the...

Originally an agricultural area of Orange County, the City of Durham began its modern-day life as Durham Station with the opening...

Rougemont (zip code 27572) is centered in Northern Durham County and extends into Northeastern Orange and Southern Person...