Chapel Hill is part of the famed Research Triangle in the state of North Carolina. The Triangle is anchored at its 3 corners by the cities of Chapel Hill, Durham and Raleigh. More than 1 million people live in the area, which is also home to Research Triangle Park, the largest planned research park in the United States. The Triangle is consistently rated among the top 10 cities in the nation to live and work.
Chapel Hill offers the quality of life of a college-town and the resources of a major university. There is plenty to choose from in this metropolitan area of more than 1 million people. And North Carolina's mild, 4-season climate makes outdoor recreation enjoyable for most of the year. Beautiful beaches and the Blue Ridge Mountains are both within a 3 hour drive of Chapel Hill.