Facts & Figures

Incorporated in 1851, the City of Graham has an approximate population of 15,000. As the second largest municipality in Alamance County, Graham serves as the county seat. Citizens here enjoy a high quality of life in a diversified community with a mix of residential neighborhoods, historic downtown, arts & entertainment venues and recreational amenities.

Graham is located in the Piedmont region of North Carolina along the 40/85 corridor.   Graham’s geographic location is centered between the Triangle and the Triad, with an hours drive to two major airports. 

For information with how to open a business or development in the City, including grants and assistance programs, required licenses and permits, real estate opportunities and more, visit our New Business page.