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Trinity Park

The homes in Trinity Park are gorgeous and representative of the historic nature of the neighborhood.

Welcome to Trinity Park

A historic neighborhood with strong community bonds
Trinity Park is a highly walkable and historic neighborhood in Durham, North Carolina. It has a strong community of neighbors and various green spaces and parks that are a welcome addition when being so close to downtown Durham and Duke’s campus. Trinity Park is known as one of the most enviable places to live in the Durham area.

The homes in Trinity Park are gorgeous and representative of the historic nature of the neighborhood. Some of the architectural types that are common in Trinity Park include Craftsman, Colonial, Tudor, and Georgian. These charming styles all have different elements, but most boast beautiful columns, intricate woodwork, and even stained glass windows. Home buyers interested in Trinity Park are appreciative of the neighborhood’s timeless beauty and devotion to preserving historic architecture.

What to Love

  • High walkability to Duke, downtown Durham, and Durham’s Ninth Street district
  • Community events held by the Trinity Park Neighborhood Association
  • Beautiful natural landmarks and green spaces
  • Historic homes

Local Lifestyle

Locals of Trinity Park thrive living in a highly residential environment with beautiful landscapes. Yet, they also appreciate being so close to the urban, downtown section of Durham. Many residents of Trinity Park commute to the downtown area for work or one of the other larger cities near Durham, such as Chapel Hill and Raleigh.

The community of Trinity Park is very active in preserving the neighborhood's historic character and maintaining neighborly bonds. Block parties and social gatherings often occur in Trinity Park. In addition, the education system in Trinity Park is very reputable. The schools in Trinity Park are a significant factor that attracts families to the area.

Dining, Shopping & Entertainment

Trinity Park offers residents a host of nearby restaurants and dining experiences. Rose’s Noodles, Dumplings and Sweets has a unique menu ranging from sandwiches and noodle dishes to scrumptious desserts. All of the food is East Asian-inspired, providing Trinity Park locals with a fresh and dynamic list of cuisines.

Another great spot for food in Durham is Heavenly Buffaloes. Just on the other side of Duke’s East Campus, and a short walk away, this restaurant sells chicken wings served in a variety of styles, typically paired with delicious waffle fries and beer. Heavenly Buffaloes also has vegan wings to cater to different diets.

One of the best coffee shops near Trinity Park is Cloche Coffee. This coffee shop offers both hot and iced coffees along with excellent flavors to experiment with your go-to order. Cloche Coffee also sells teas and its signature liege waffle, a Belgian waffle with powdered sugar.

For a cost-effective yet still trendy way of shopping, locals enjoy going to MODE Consignment Boutique in the Brightleaf District. This boutique sells luxury brand items ranging from Prade bags to Michael Kors shoes. Its diverse collection of goods makes this boutique one of the most well-visited in the Durham area.

Things to Do

Most of Trinity Park's best things to do revolve around the neighborhood’s beautiful natural scenery. The neighborhood of Trinity Park has a park bearing the same name. Trinity Park is a quaint outdoor area with a fun playground, picnic shelter, and grill for barbecue celebrations. In addition, the neighborhood is also nearby the Pearl Mill Nature Reserve. This reserve is five acres long and is dedicated to informing its guests about the native plant species that it contains. There are also peaceful, flowing streams scattered throughout the reserve.

There are various trails in Trinity Park for residents to utilize for outdoor exercise. Duke University is located in Trinity Park and has an incredible paved walking trail. The Duke East Campus Trail is 1.7 miles long in total, perfect for a quick run or leisurely walk outdoors. Also, the Ellerbe Creek Trailhead Access is located in Trinity Park. The Ellerbee Creek Trail is only one section of a much larger chain of trails stretching across North Carolina. This section of the trail is about 5.15 miles long and is mostly off-road.


Trinity Park is home to excellent schools of varying grades. These include:


Demographics and Employment Data for Trinity Park, NC

Trinity Park has 1,244 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Trinity Park do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,955 people call Trinity Park home. The population density is 11,900.339 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

47.95 / 52.05%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

Total Households


Average Household Size


Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status


Blue vs White Collar Workers

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White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Trinity Park, NC

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The following schools are within or nearby Trinity Park. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
School rating
Durham School of the Arts
6th - 12th
George Watts Elementary
PreK - 5th

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