Carrboro Tourism

Carrboro is a town in Orange County in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The population was 19,582 at the 2010 census. The town, which is part of the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill metropolitan statistical area, was named after North Carolina industrialist Julian Shakespeare Carr. Located directly west of Chapel Hill, home of the University of North Carolina's flagship campus, Carrboro has a reputation as one of the most progressive communities in the Southern United States. It was the first municipality in North Carolina to elect an openly gay mayor, Mike Nelson, in 1995 and the first municipality in the state to grant domestic-partner benefits to same-sex couples. In October 2002, Carrboro was among the first municipalities in the South to adopt resolutions opposing the Iraq War and the USA PATRIOT Act.

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A place in United States, Carrboro is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. The nearest major city to Carrboro is Raleigh. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Raleigh for its bountiful attractions like North Carolina Museum Of Natural Sciences, North Carolina Museum Of Art, Pullen Park on your trip to Carrboro. Tour packages of Carrboro are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Know the pollution level of Carrboro before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.33 (Low)
  • How safe is Carrboro for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Carrboro.

    • Burglary and Theft 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.75 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.88 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 3.13 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
    • Safety Index 81.99 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 83.71 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 25.29 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 36.67 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 86.39 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.42 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Carrboro

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.63 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 35 USD

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