Chapel Hill Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Chapel Hill, NC

General Chapel Hill Information

State: North Carolina

County: Orange County

Close cities: Durham, NC, Carrboro, NC, Chapel Hill, NC, Fearrington, NC, Apex, NC, Cary, NC

Chapel Hill Population (census data)
Total 51,574 (+4.7% since 2000)
Male 23,249 (45.1%)
Female 28,325 (54.9%)

Population Density: 2,611 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 99.6 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 19.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $50,566

Zip Codes: 27599, 27515, 27516, 27514, and 27517.

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Chapel Hill Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (76.1%)
  • Black (11.4%)
  • Hispanic (3.2%)
  • Chinese (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Asian Indian (1.6%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • Korean (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Japanese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (15.6%)
  • German (15.1%)
  • Irish (10.4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.9%)
  • Italian (4.7%)
  • Scottish (4.6%)
Foriegn Born: 5,445 people (10.6%)
  • Asia (52.0%)
  • Europe (27.0%)
  • Latin America (21.0%)

Local Chapel Hill Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Washington Redskins
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: Duke University, University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill School Information

High Schools
Chapel Hill High (1709 High School Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Chapel Hill High School AOF (1709 High School Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools District)
Chapel Hill High School AOIT (1709 High School Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools District)
East Chapel Hill High (500 Weaver Dairy Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Middle Schools
C And L McDougle Middle (900 Old Fayetteville Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Grey Culbreth Middle (225 Culbreth Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Guy Phillips Middle (606 Estes Drive, Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
R D And Euzelle Smith Middle (9201 Seawell School Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Elementary Schools
C And L McDougle Elementary (890 Old Fayetteville Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Elizabeth Seawell Elementary (9115 Seawell School Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Ephesus Road Elementary (1495 Ephesus CH Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Estes Hills Elementary (Estes Drive, Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Frank P Graham Elementary (101 Smith Level Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Glenwood Elementary (Prestwick Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27517 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Mary Scroggs Elementary (501 Kildaire Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Mel And Zora Rashkis Elementary (601 Meadowmont Lane, Chapel Hill, NC, 27517 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
New Hope Elementary (1900 New Hope Church Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 - Orange County Schools District)
North Chatham Elementary (3380 Lystra Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27517 - Chatham County Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Memorial Hospital (Unc Hospital School 7th Floor, Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)
Pace Academy (1713 Legion Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27517 - Pace Academy District)
Woods Charter (208 Cole Park Plaza, Chapel Hill, NC, 27517 - Woods Charter District)

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