Courts in Durham, North Carolina

There are 2 Courts in Durham, North Carolina, serving a population of 257,232 people in an area of 110 square miles. There is 1 Court per 128,616 people, and 1 Court per 54 square miles.

In North Carolina, Durham is ranked 105th of 959 cities in Courts per capita, and 103rd of 959 cities in Courts per square mile.

List of Durham Courts

Find Durham, North Carolina courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts.


Durham County Court 201 East Main Street Durham, NC

Durham Traffic Court 201 East Main Street Durham, NC

About Durham Courts

Courts in Durham, NC are government institutions that resolve legal disputes in accordance with local and North Carolina law and are housed in courthouses. Courts are divided into Criminal Courts and Civil Courts. In Durham Criminal Courts, the government prosecutes a case against parties accused of breaking the law. In Durham Civil Courts the Court resolves disputes between citizens.

You may contact Courts for questions about:
  • Durham court records and judgments
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Durham Jury Duty Requirements
Convicted Felons DisqualifiedYes
English RequiredYes
Residency RequirementCounty Resident: 0 Days, State Resident: 0 Days
Minimum Age18
Time Since Prior Jury Service2 years