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2022 Best Places to Raise a Family in Orange County

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  1. #1 Best Places to Raise a Family in Orange County.

    Chapel Hill

    Town in North Carolina,

    210 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've lived here for quite a while, and I believe that this town is lovely! There are plenty of excellent schools, and it is incredibly family-friendly. It's also an excellent location in the middle....

    Read 210 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 61,912,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Raise a Family in Orange County.

    Carrboro

    Suburb of Durham, NC,

    43 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says It's a cool, graduate student and young family-friendly little town. You can find great restaurants and great community programs. It's a small town but there are different people from different many....

    Read 43 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 21,254,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Raise a Family in Orange County.

    Hillsborough

    Suburb of Durham, NC,

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Hillsborough is a great small town with a historical downtown area filled with small businesses. The school systems are good but teachers are in very high demand right now. There are many job and....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 7,162,

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  4. Chapel Hill Township

    Suburb of Durham, NC,

    40 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says It is a very nice and relatively safe area with a good school district, trails and parks nearby, and good amount of food options. There are shopping places close by which is great. However, it can be....

    Read 40 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 95,171,

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  5. Eno Township

    Suburb of Durham, NC,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says This area has a home and welcoming feel to it, and has various activities and opportunities to participate in. Everyone that I've met has been welcoming and friendly, and I would gladly live here....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 8,852,

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  6. Hillsborough Township

    Suburb of Durham, NC,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Hillsborough is a small town located right outside of Durham North Carolina. In Hillsborough, you will find anything from historical sites to small coffee shops. Although it is a small town, there....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 14,993,

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  7. Bingham Township

    Suburb of Greensboro, NC,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Not too far from the town/city-to-be of Chapel Hill/Carrboro, while still being plenty rural to have some privacy! Carrboro/Chapel Hill is slowly but surely extending out this way, but for the time....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 6,805,

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  8. Cedar Grove Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 5,663,

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  9. Cheeks Township

    Suburb of Greensboro, NC,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says Hillsborough, NC is the ideal small town. In downtown, you find friendly people, a vibrant dining scene, and an up and coming bar/nightlife atmosphere. Outside downtown, the housing is affordable and....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 11,665,

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  10. Little River Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 3,205,

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  11. Efland

    Suburb of Greensboro, NC,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 804,

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