Welcome to North Carolina’s Research Triangle Region

Connect with the region that has it all.

The Research Triangle Regional Partnership (RTRP) is your direct connection to the Research Triangle Region in central North Carolina.

Our region is home to some of the fastest growing companies and communities in the world. Innovation, education and a culture of collaboration are key drivers of the area’s success.

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Get to know the counties that make up the Research Triangle Region.

Explore Our Counties

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Lowest Corporate Tax Rate in the U.S.

Discover The Research Triangle Region

Acting as proud ambassadors, RTRP introduces companies and organizations to an area that offers incredible access to talent through 17 colleges and universities, a competitive cost of living, a strong and diverse economic climate, a supportive infrastructure, and quality of life we feel is second to none.

Our primary goal is to market the region to external audiences on why the Research Triangle Region is the best place to live and do business. Don’t just take it from us – hear what other’s have to say about the Triangle Region.

The Research Triangle Region's COVID-19 Resources

We have compiled a list of resources for each of our member counties to help our business community navigate these unprecedented and challenging times.

Delta Air Lines

RTRP partner Delta Air Lines is Offering Mainline and Cargo Charters and Private Jet Charters Through Subsidiary Wheels Up