Duke Health is located in Durham, N.C., which is commonly recognized for its availability of jobs, relatively low cost of living, affordable housing, safe streets, culture, nationally ranked food scene, and diversity. In 2021 U.S. World & News Report ranked Raleigh and Durham the second-best place to live nationwide out of 150. Durham is part of North Carolina’s Research Triangle, one of three cities each anchored by a major university: Duke and N.C. Central University in Durham, North Carolina State University in Raleigh, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in Chapel Hill.
In addition to living in these communities, Duke Health strives to improve the health of people and neighborhoods and promote goodwill as ambassadors of the communities we serve. Faculty, staff, trainees and students are engaged in programs and services with our community partners to achieve shared goals. Learn more about Community Health.