Durham Nc Population 2017

Durham Nc's estimated population is 257,636 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2015257,63629,30612.83%
2010228,33041,29522.08%
2000187,03550,42436.91%
1990136,61135,46235.06%
1980101,1495,7115.98%
197095,43817,13621.88%
196078,3026,9919.80%
195071,31111,11618.47%
194060,1958,15815.68%
193052,03730,318139.59%
192021,7193,47819.07%
191018,24111,562173.11%
19006,6791,19421.77%
18905,4850.00%

Durham Nc Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Two or More Races7,3142.84%
Some Other Race11,6004.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1140.04%
Asian11,3724.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native9980.39%
Black or African American96,41937.42%
White112,29043.58%

Population Pyramid

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Durham Nc Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.1
Houses Without Mortgage
11,017
Houses With Mortgage
38,417
Vacancy Rate
7.9
Median Rent
889
Median Home Value
182,000
Renter-Occupied Units
51,079
Owner-Occupied Units
49,434
Total Housing Units
109,084

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Durham Nc for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.8% and the labor force participation rate is 69%.

Durham Nc Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.6
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.9
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
15980
Male Householder (no wife) Families
4489
Married Couple Families
36302
Average Family Size
3.03
Average Household Size
2.35