The City of Roxboro, NC
The city of Roxboro is located in the state of North Carolina in Person County and has a population of 8,681 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Roxboro is Raleigh, approximately 36 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Roxboro, including Mcdonald's Restaurant, China Buffet, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Bojangles and Subway. For a larger selection of Roxboro restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Roxboro Auto Race Tracks, Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Cedar Grove Golf Course, Blue Course at Ringgold Golf Club, Historic Stagville, Virginia International Raceway and West Point Mill. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Roxboro please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Roxboro:
- Danville Regional Airport (DAN)
Roxboro, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Roxboro experiences an average high temperature of 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 44 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.9 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Roxboro with daytime temperatures averaging 85 degrees in the summer, and 50 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Roxboro to receive an average of 3.7 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.39 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -9 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Roxboro should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 70 degrees, and nighttime lows of 44.
Roxboro, North Carolina Attractions
1Hillandale Golf Course - Durham,
The Hillandale Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Durham County North Carolina. Built in 1900, this Durham course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 919-286-4211. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Hillandale Rd, Durham, NC 27705
2Historic Stagville - Durham,
Stagville Plantation is located in Durham County, North Carolina. With buildings constructed from the late 18th century to the mid-19th century, it was one of the largest plantation complexes in the American South. It was owned by the Bennehan-Cameron family. The complex comprised roughly 30,000 acres, including the Little River plantation, and was home to almost 900 enslaved African Americans in 1860.
3Indian Valley Golf Course - Burlington,
The Indian Valley Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Alamance County North Carolina. Built in 1967, this Burlington course designed by Ellis Maples is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 10 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 336-584-7871. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1005 Indian Valley Dr, Burlington, NC 27217
4Lakeshore Golf Course - Durham,
The Lakeshore Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Durham County North Carolina. Built in 1962, this Durham course designed by J. M. Utley, Sr is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-596-2401. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 4621 Lumley Rd, Durham, NC 27703
5Museum of Life and Science - Durham,
The Museum of Life and Science is a science museum that is situated in Durham, North Carolina in the US, featuring an array of largely hands-on exhibits intended to illustrate concepts of natural science.
6Nasher Museum of Art - Durham,
The Nasher Museum of Art is the art museum of Duke University, and is located on Duke's campus in Durham, North Carolina in the US. The $24 million museum was designed by architect Rafael Vinoly and opened on October 2, 2005. The first year after opening drew almost 100,000 visitors.
7Sarah P. Duke Gardens - , Duke University,
The Sarah P. Duke Gardens consist of about 55 acres of landscaped and wooded areas at Duke University. There are five miles of allees, walks, and pathways throughout the gardens. The gardens are divided into four parts, the Historic Core, the H.L Blomquist Garden of Native Plants, the Culberson Asiatic Arboretum and the Page White Garden. The gardens are a memorial to Sarah P. Duke, wife of Benjamin N. Duke, one of Duke University's benefactors.
8Southwick Golf Course - Graham,
The Southwick Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Alamance County North Carolina. Built in 1969, this Graham course designed by Elmo Cobb is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 336-227-2582. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 3136 Southwick Dr, Graham, NC 27253
9Twin Lakes Golf Course - Chapel Hill,
The Twin Lakes Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Orange County North Carolina. Built in 1961, this Chapel Hill course designed by John Williams is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-933-1024. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Manns Chapel Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
10Virginia International Raceway - , Danville,
The Virginia International Raceway is a road course located in the community of Alton, Virginia near Danville, Virginia. It is found less than a half-mile from the North Carolina/Virginia border just outside Milton, North Carolina on the banks of the Dan River. VIR hosts amateur and professional automobile and motorcycle events, driving schools, club days, and private test rentals.
Roxboro, North Carolina Hotels
Roxboro, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Roxboro Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Sandwich Shops, Fast Foods & Carry Out, Pizza Restaurants and Cafes. Happy Dining!
Published September 30, 2011
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