Durham, North Carolina

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Durham, North Carolina
Clockwise frae tap: Durham skyline, North Carolina Schuil o Science an Mathematics, Five Pynts, Carolina Theater, Durham Performin Airts Center, Duke Chapel
Clockwise frae tap: Durham skyline, North Carolina Schuil o Science an Mathematics, Five Pynts, Carolina Theater, Durham Performin Airts Center, Duke Chapel
Banner o Durham, North Carolina
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Eik-name(s): 
Bull Ceety; Ceety o Medicine[2]
Location in Durham Coonty an the state o North Carolina.
Location in Durham Coonty an the state o North Carolina.
Coordinates: 35°59′19″N 78°54′26″W / 35.98861°N 78.90722°W / 35.98861; -78.90722Coordinates: 35°59′19″N 78°54′26″W / 35.98861°N 78.90722°W / 35.98861; -78.90722
KintraUnitit States
StateNorth Carolina
CoontiesDurham, Wake[1]
IncorporatitAprile 10, 1869[3]
Named forBartlett S. Durham
Govrenment
 • TeepCooncil-Manager
 • MayorBill Bell
 • Ceety ManagerTom Bonfield
 • Deputy Ceety ManagersW. Bowman "Bo" Ferguson, Wanda Page, Keith Chadwell
Area
 • Ceety245.8 km2 (94.9 sq mi)
 • Laund245.1 km2 (94.6 sq mi)
 • Water0.7 km2 (0.3 sq mi)
Elevation
123 m (404 ft)
Population
 • Ceety245,550 (US: 83rd)
 • Density1,002/km2 (2595/sq mi)
 • Metro
534,578 (US: 101st)
 • CSA
1998808
Demonym(s)Durhamite
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
27701, 27702, 27703, 27704, 27705, 27706, 27707, 27708, 27709, 27710, 27711, 27712, 27713, 27715, 27717, 27722
Area code(s)919, 984
FIPS code37-19000[4]
GNIS featur ID1020059[5]
Websitedurhamnc.gov

Durham is a ceety in the U.S. state o North Carolina.

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Durham haes five sister ceeties:[6]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Subcounty population estimates: North Carolina 2000–2006" (CSV). United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 28 Juin 2007. Retrieved 28 Mey 2008.
  2. "About Durham". Archived frae the original on 22 October 2009. Retrieved 9 October 2009.
  3. Durham (N.C.) – Directories. Richmond, Virginia: Hill Directory Company. 1923. p. 7. Retrieved 13 Mey 2010.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008.
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 25 October 2007. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008.
  6. "Sister Cities of Durham". Archived frae the original on 26 August 2013. Retrieved 10 August 2013.