- Chapel Hill has a population of 59,246, and is the 15th largest city in North Carolina.
- Living options in Chapel Hill are affordable. The average monthly rent for a 1 bedroom apartment is $1,040.
- Chapel hill is only a few hours drive from the beach (2.5 hours) and the mountains (4 hours).
- The Chapel Hill Transit System provides free public transportation between Chapel Hill, UNC, and the nearby town of Carrboro.
With Raleigh and Durham nearby, there are many options for entertainment and dining.
- Raleigh is home to The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, the largest museum of its kind in the Southeast
- Located in downtown Durham is the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC), the #2 ranked theater in the U.S.
- The N.C. Botanical Garden and Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, located in Chapel Hill, provide recreational opportunities to explore nature and learn more about the cosmos.
- The Triangle is home to a huge diversity of restaurants, explore more at https://www.nctriangledining.com/