If you are moving the family to Durham, NC, there are lots of choices for family-friendly neighborhoods. Check out these three neighborhoods, and you’ll be ready to call your Durham movers to get you there.


Audubon Park

This neighborhood consists of 300 homes in southern Durham County. It is a short distance from Sedwick Road and Highway 55. You’ll find this subdivision to be friendly and fun, with a pool house, playground, and tennis courts. There is a strong neighborhood watch committee, so you can rest assured knowing that your neighbors are looking out for your family.



This neighborhood gets together to party, and often. Your children will grow up knowing their neighbors. From potluck dinners, block parties, a Halloween Parade, and holiday caroling, it will be hard not to form lifelong friendships. There is the opportunity to participate in community gardening and neighborhood clean-up efforts. You are a short distance from the Durham Farmer’s Market and the Durham Library, two perfect stops for a Saturday family outing.


Duke Park

This neighborhood is named after the park it surrounds, which is family friendly with it’s playgrounds and a picnic shelter that you can reserve for parties. Duke Park neighborhood has an annual Fourth of July Kids Parade and Picnic, which is indicative of how this area supports its children. Don’t miss the Night of Lights, where luminaries grace the sidewalks.


These neighborhoods are open to new families, so when your Durham movers are gone, step out and join in the fun!

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