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Parkwood is a planned community located in South Durham, North Carolina. As one of the very first homeowner associations in the state, Parkwood is home to a diverse group of nearly 3,000 people. Originally designed as the primary neighborhood for employees of the Research Triangle Park, Parkwood’s unique history is unmatched in North Carolina.

Parkwood is the proud home of more than 100 acres of shared parkland, 4 playgrounds, a ballfield and swim club, an elementary school, various houses of worship, an excellent Mediterranean restaurant and grocery, and more.

Interested in calling Parkwood your home? Be sure to read our community bylaws, and learn about the various committees who work hard to keep Parkwood the beautiful and fun neighborhood it is known to be.

Click on this link to access our Google Group and communicate with your neighbors!

>>>Read the April 2021 Issue of the Parkwood Press!<<<

View the Parkwood Community's Park, Open Space and Recreation Comprehensive Master Plan (created by the Stewart Engineering and Planning Firm). Additionally, the Parkwood Forest Stewardship Plan.

Follow the links below for information on the beautiful outdoor space available in Parkwood:
Printable Trail Maps
Parkwood Outside Space

Help out the Parkland Planning Committee by participating in a brief survey about our recreation and outdoor amenities! 
Parks and Open Spaces Survey