Overview of Hillsborough
The beautiful town of Hillsborough, N.C. is located between the stunning mountains and tranquil beaches of the state. Approximately 6,200 residents call this town home and are proud to do so. Hillsborough prides itself on it's small-town feel and friendly community both among the people and the environment. The town boasts a median household income of about $53,400, a number higher than North Carolina's state average. The mean travel time to work is a mere 23 minutes. Located in Orange County, Hillsborough apartments for rent are sure to fit the needs of anyone searching for a home.
Living in Hillsborough, NC
Because Hillsborough is located at the intersection of interstates 85 and 40, business ventures are never scarce. Hillsborough even has locations for several business developments, which include Waterstone, Oakdale Village and Hampton Pointe Shopping Center. All of these areas can be developed further to contribute to the already booming economy.
There are also many popular colleges and universities in the Hillsborough area. One of the most popular is the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This school was opened in 1795 and has since earned a reputation as one of the best universities in the world. Hillsborough apartments are conveniently located near both business and educational ventures.
Hillsborough Attractions and Special Events
Hillsborough offers both residents and visitors plenty of attractions in the area. One of the most popular is the Spirits of Hillsborough Tour. This spooky 90-minute tour walks you through some of the most haunted places in the town. You'll also learn the stories behind all the locations as well as tales behind many of the citizens that still haunt the town.
If you're looking to relax, there are plenty of spas in the area to do just that. Try out the tranquil environment of Blissful Journey Day Spa and Permanent Make-Up Studio. If you're looking for a massage to really escape, you may want to try Touchealth Massage.
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