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Durham, North Carolina
Ceety
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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Nickname(s): Bull Ceety; Ceety o Medicine[1]
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
Kintra Unitit States
State North Carolina
Coonties Durham, Wake[2]
Incorporatit Aprile 10, 1869[3]
Named for Bartlett S. Durham
Govrenment
 • Teep Cooncil-Manager
 • Mayor Bill Bell
 • Ceety Manager Tom Bonfield
 • Deputy Ceety Managers W. Bowman "Bo" Ferguson, Wanda Page, Keith Chadwell
Aurie
 • Ceety 94.9 sq mi (245.8 km2)
 • Laund 94.6 sq mi (245.1 km2)
 • Watter 0.3 sq mi (0.7 km2)
Elevation 404 ft (123 m)
Population (2014 est.)
 • Ceety 245,550 (US: 83rd)
 • Density 2,595/sq mi (1,002/km2)
 • Metro 534,578 (US: 101st)
 • CSA 1,998,808
Demonym(s) Durhamite
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 27701, 27702, 27703, 27704, 27705, 27706, 27707, 27708, 27709, 27710, 27711, 27712, 27713, 27715, 27717, 27722
Aurie code(s) 919, 984
FIPS code 37-19000[4]
GNIS featur ID 1020059[5]
Wabsteid durhamnc.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. "About Durham". Retrieved October 9, 2009. 
  2. "Subcounty population estimates: North Carolina 2000–2006" (CSV). United States Census Bureau, Population Division. Juin 28, 2007. Retrieved Mey 28, 2008. 
  3. Durham (N.C.) – Directories. Richmond, Virginia: Hill Directory Company. 1923. p. 7. Retrieved Mey 13, 2010. 
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. "Sister Cities of Durham". Retrieved August 10, 2013.