North Carolina’s Research Triangle is known for major tech companies, a talented workforce, and cutting edge technology. While Raleigh is often the first of the cities that come to mind in this area, Durham is starting to steal the show.
Durham has seen a massive increase in growth as measured through their GDP, which has grown by 28% per person since 2001 (Economist). Additionally, the Durham area saw a 7% growth in population and improvements in the local infrastructure that make this metro an attractive place to work and live.
When it comes to the future of Durham, it looks incredibly bright for this North Carolina city. The collection of universities in the area, such as Duke, North Carolina State, and University of North Carolina, constantly supply students who are skilled and ready to join the tech workforce.
Learn more about the Durham economy by downloading our Raleigh-Durham market report.