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
Aurie
 • Ceety245.8 km2 (94.9 sq mi)
 • Laund245.1 km2 (94.6 sq mi)
 • Watter0.7 km2 (0.3 sq mi)
Elevation
123 m (404 ft)
Population
 • Ceety245,550 (US: 83rd)
 • Density1,002/km2 (2,595/sq mi)
 • Metro
534,578 (US: 101st)
 • CSA
1,998,808
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
Aurie code(s)919, 984
FIPS code37-19000[4]
GNIS featur ID1020059[5]
Wabsteiddurhamnc.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. June 28, 2007. Retrieved May 28, 2008.
  2. "About Durham". Retrieved October 9, 2009.
  3. Durham (N.C.) – Directories. Richmond, Virginia: Hill Directory Company. 1923. p. 7. Retrieved May 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.