Orange County

Region: Piedmont
County Seat: Hillsborough
Population: 118,2271
Towns & Cities:  Carboro, Chapel Hill, Efland
Orange was formed in 1752 from Johnston, Bladen and Granville counties. It is in the central section of the State and is bounded by Durham, Chatham, Alamance, Caswell and Person counties.2

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Business & Industry (1)
Dining (2)
Education (1)
Entertainment (1)
Government & Community Bodies (4)
Historical Sites & Museums (3)
Legends, Tails & Culture (2)
Health & Fitness (1)
Recreation (1)

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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