1526 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Lynne: (919) 883-7035 // Laura: (919) 740-3981

Hillsborough is a small, southern town with lots of history and a thriving arts culture. As Orange County seat, it is the home of Orange County government, and its downtown historic district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Hillsborough features quick access to the Triad and major NC cities, with Interstate 85 running through the town and Interstate 40 just south of the town. There is plenty to do in Hillsborough; there are several history museums, public golf courses, outdoor recreation areas, local shops, art galleries, and artisan markets.


Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the Eno River, Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area, and several other walking, running, hiking, and biking trails. Local can shop at Weaver Street Market, a co-op market that offers fresh, local produce and grocery staples. Local vendors thrive at a Saturday farmer’s market, downtown specialty and craft store, and locally owned restaurants.


Shopping centers are close by, such as Hampton Pointe shopping center with a Walmart and Home Depot, and Daniel Boone Square with over 20 antique stores. Hillsborough is located in the Orange County School District.