Elon (formerly Elon College) is a beautiful university town located in the Piedmont region of NC between Burlington and Gibsonville. Elon is home to Elon University, a private university with 6,300 students.
Approximately 10,000 residents enjoy life in Elon. Being a college town, sports and cultural events are available throughout the year. Elon has a small town ambiance with larger town advantages nearby. The larger metropolitan areas of Raleigh and Greensboro are a short drive away on Interstate 85/40 providing access to international airports (RDU and PTI), sporting events and many options for shopping and entertainment. Alamance Regional is the local hospital with nationally renowned Duke University Medical Center and UNC at Chapel Hill Medical Center about 30 minutes to the east. Just 18 miles west is Moses Cone Medical Center in Greensboro.
The public schools for Elon are part of the Alamance-Burlington School Systems. Schools include Elon Elementary, Altamahaw -Ossippee Elementary, Western Alamance Middle and High. Private schools are Friendship Christian School K-12, Corbett William School and The Elon School 9-12 grades. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us or give us a call. We're happy to schedule a showing for any Elon properties and communities.