Research Triangle Park (RTP)

Noteworthy Characteristics

A Hub of Research and Development

RTP is the largest research park in North America and remains one of the most successful science parks across the globe. The area attracts a very talented group of workers, with over 50% of the regional population holding a college degree. RTP is also in close proximity to the 8,500 students that graduate each year from local Tier 1 Research Universities like Duke University, University of Chapel Hill, and North Carolina State University.

Unique Developments and Contributions

A model for innovation, education, and economic development that has been studied and applied around the world, RTP is also home to several innovative work-space options that are available to lease or buy. See everything that makes RTP a world-class research park.

Infrastructure and Support

  • Existing facilities and campuses offer turn-key operation for pharmaceutical and technological industries
  • Equal-distant from Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill
  • Minutes from Raleigh-Durham International Airport
  • Provides access to the more than 2 million people who live in the Triangle
  • Economic driver of the region with total employment of more than 50,000 full-time workers

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