Durham County





Region: Piedmont
County Seat: Durham
Population: 223,3141
In 1881, Durham county was formed from Orange and Wake Counties. It is in the central section of the State and bounded by Wake, Chatham. Orange, Person, and Granville counties.2

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1 Population figures from Census Bureau Home Page for the 2000 Census.
2 Facts gathered from State Library of North Carolina.


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The North Carolina Fish is the Channel Bass.

Channel Bass usually occur in great supply along the cost and most large ones average between 30 and 40 pounds, making them great for sport fishing.

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