Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill: Quaint & Charming, Yet Pulsing with Excitement

Old-world meets new in alluring Chapel Hill. Beautiful historic architecture lines streets bustling with residents and visitors alike come to browse the shops and restaurants of Downtown, to sample the unique flavors of its restaurants and partake in the excitement and entertainment that pulses through its core. Young and old alike find gems of enjoyment throughout town, from its small-town charm and accessibility to its big-city opportunities and amenities.

Many come to call Chapel Hill home for its top schools, including its University, others for its exciting downtown scene, and more still for its affordable yet luxurious homes, laid-back lifestyle, and easy access to all the top employers of the Triangle (as well as a few of its own). But one thing is certain: whatever it is you seek, you’re sure to find it in charming Chapel Hill.

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Chapel Hill
Real Estate Trends

Average Sales Price: $457,900
Average Price Per Sq. Ft.: $181.58
Average Days on Market: 127
Number of Homes on Market: 670

Meet Your Neighbors

Chapel Hill is an eclectic blend of country elegance and small-city excitement, so it’s no surprise it draws a diverse crowd of residents.

Like its neighboring cities Raleigh and Durham, Chapel Hill is a community of diversity. Young and old, families and individuals, students and retirees, people of all ages and from all places and walks of life call Chapel Hill home. Favored by its outstanding amenities coupled with small-town magic and excitement, Chapel Hill draws new residents while keeping the old through generations of history.

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photo: Young Residents of Chapel Hill

diversity in Chapel HIll

photo: Retirees in Chapel Hill

Enjoy the Lifestyle

Festivals and events, parks and greenways, recreation and fitness, rich culture, amazing attractions, food, drinks, shopping… and so much more. This is Chapel Hill.

Franklin Street is the happenin’ place to be in Chapel Hill. Local businesses blossom, offering all things unique, eclectic, tasty, creative, and entertaining, from cookie shops to clothing stores. You’ll also find star attractions like the Morehead Planetarium or the nationally-acclaimed Cat’s Cradle theatre and live performance venue, and enjoy a wealth of outstanding events throughout the year, like the Festifall arts fair.

Chapel Hill is also home to the University of North Carolina, which boasts very successful football and basketball teams, as well as attractions like the historic Playmakers Theatre, Coker Arboretum, and the Old Well at McCorkle Place. It even has its own hospital, UNC Health Care.

But Chapel Hill is truly so much more than just its schools or its downtown. Come and see for yourself!

Old Well at McCorkle

photo: Old Well at McCorkle Place

Gardening in Chapel HIll

photo: Beautiful parks, arboretums, and gardens.

drinks and dining in Chapel HIll NC

photo: There's always fun to be had Downtown!

Enjoy beautiful Chapel Hill Parks

photo: Beautiful parks, miles of trails, and scenic nature areas

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Chapel Hill at a Glance

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Quick Facts

  • Population (2018): 60,988

  • Population Growth Since 2010: +6.6%

  • County: Orange

  • Mean Home Price (2014-2018): $409,200


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Explore the True Potential of Chapel Hill, NC!

If you're ready to start exploring all that Chapel Hill has to offer or you already know and you're thinking of buying a home here, then it's time to contact The Marti Hampton Team! We are your guide to life in the Triangle and your real estate resource for buying or selling a home in Chapel Hill. Give us a call today to learn more about Chapel Hill or buying a home or to start searching for your dream home in Chapel Hill!

Chapel Hill Real Estate Resources

Information not guaranteed. Listings marked with an icon are provided courtesy of the Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina, Internet Data Exchange Database. © 2022 Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina. All rights reserved.


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