Top 10 Schools for Homebuyers in Orange County, North Carolina

Orange County, North Carolina, is mostly known for the city of Chapel Hill, but is also home to many other towns, including Hillsborough and Carrboro. As part of the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill Research Triangle, this area has tons to offer potential homebuyers.

In addition to the many local attractions, Orange County, North Carolina, has some of the best schools in the state and the nation, with 8 of the top 10 schools ranking in the top 5% of the United States. To learn more about the schools listed below, simply click on the school name and you will be redirected to that school’s page on Cruvita. From there, you can easily view homes for sale or for rent in that school’s zone. You can also see home listings for Orange County, North Carolina, here, or start a new search from our home page.


To view a complete list of schools in Orange County, North Carolina, click here.

Here are the top 10 schools for homebuyers in Orange County, North Carolina:

1. Elizabeth Seawell Elementary – Chapel Hill, NC
2. East Chapel Hill High – Chapel Hill, NC
3. Chapel Hill High – Chapel Hill, NC
4. Mel and Zora Rashkis Elementary – Chapel Hill, NC
5. Guy Phillips Middle – Chapel Hill, NC
6. RD and Euzelle Smith Middle – Chapel Hill, NC
7. Mary Scroggs Elementary – Chapel Hill, NC
8. Hillsborough Elementary – Hillsborough, NC
9. Grey Culbreth Middle – Chapel Hill, NC
10. Carrboro High – Carrboro, NC

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For more information about Orange County, North Carolina, you can visit the Orange County website or the Wikipedia page.

Interested in other areas of North Carolina? Be sure to review these rankings below:
Top 30 Schools for Homebuyers in Wake County, NC
Top 10 Elementary Schools in Wake County, North Carolina by Cruvita
Top 20 Schools for Homebuyers in Durham County, North Carolina