#3

Life science cluster in the us

$1B

nih funding in 2016

50,000

science and technology partners

200+

start-ups

top

10

places to live

highest

phd

per capita in the u.s.

home to

40%

of nc biotech companies

home to

95%

of companies in rtp

90+

restaurants & bars within one mile

50+

annual festivals

3,000

apartments units

670

hotel rooms