durham Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 10,834 7.2 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 27,314 18.3 % 32.8 %
Some College 30,477 20.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 42,004 28.1 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 39,035 26.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 132,004 88.2 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 72,437 48.4 % 48.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 251,872 - -
19 years old and under 63,459 25.2 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 103,662 41.2 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 57,758 22.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 26,993 10.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 187,679 85.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 28,325 12.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 2,852 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 45,638 44.7 % 33.2 %
Married 39,249 38.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 2,759 2.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 14,496 14.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 114,191 - -
Occupied Housing Units 104,830 91.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 9,361 8.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 59,557 52.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 9,916 8.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 3,768 3.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 4,650 4.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 9,296 8.1 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 16,860 14.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 9,487 8.3 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 618 0.5 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 39 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 22,576 19.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 16,913 14.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 12,043 10.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 12,300 10.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 12,687 11.1 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 7,869 6.9 % 13.1 %
Electric 60,315 52.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 239 0.2 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 41,368 36.2 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 1,855 1.6 % 4.2 %
Coal 91 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 247 0.2 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 151 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 564 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 118,247 48.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 102,246 41.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 244 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 12,004 4.9 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 12,262 5.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 48,731 53,657
Median Family Income 62,759 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 28,976 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 73.27 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.43 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.98
    [CDD] 1.95
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com