Orange County, North Carolina

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Orange County
Orange County Courthouse in Hillsborough, North Carolina
Orange County Courthouse in Hillsborough, North Carolina
Map of North Carolina highlighting Orange County
Location within the U.S. state of North Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 36°04′N 79°07′W / 36.06°N 79.12°W / 36.06; -79.12
Country United States
State North Carolina
Founded1752
Named forWilliam V of Orange
SeatHillsborough
Largest townChapel Hill
Area
 • Total401 sq mi (1,040 km2)
 • Land398 sq mi (1,030 km2)
 • Water3.5 sq mi (9 km2)  0.9%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2018)
146,027
 • Density336/sq mi (130/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district4th
Websiteorangecountync.gov

Orange County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2010, 133,801 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Hillsborough.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 7, 2011. Retrieved October 27, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 3, 2015. Retrieved June 7, 2011.

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