Downtown Durham

If you’re looking for a diverse and inclusive community, a celebrated food scene, and one of the most walkable areas in the Southeast, it’s time to call Downtown Durham home. Known for its rich history, top-tier universities, thriving start-up culture, entertainment, and arts culture, Downtown Durham is perfect for creatives, go-getters, and anyone who loves living in a place where there’s always something to do.

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Living in Downtown Durham

Once home to a large tobacco manufacturing site, Downtown Durham has embraced its history as a working-class city and transformed into a diverse and forward-thinking community that honors its past in a way that’s made it an alluring destination. Ask any resident what it’s like to live here and you’ll likely hear, “There’s just something about Downtown Durham.” It’s a community where all are welcome, inspiration can be found on every corner, and the spirit of grit is alive and well.

Neighborhood Guide


Want to know our favorite spots in the area? Check out our neighborhood guide to be in the know right from move-in.

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