Durham, New Hampshire Population 2024

9,562

Durham is a city located in Strafford County New Hampshire. Durham has a 2024 population of 9,562. Durham is currently declining at a rate of -6.02% annually and its population has decreased by -20.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,016 in 2020.

The average household income in Durham is $124,918 with a poverty rate of 16.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Durham is 20 years, 20 years for males, and 20 years for females.

Durham Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Durham was:

  • White: 89.42%
  • Two or more races: 5.84%
  • Asian: 4.16%
  • Other race: 0.3%
  • Black or African American: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
3.0 sq mi
Density (mi²)
3,160.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-20.42% (-2,454)
The current population of Durham, New Hampshire is 9,562 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 12,016.

Durham, New Hampshire Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White9,64789.42%
Two or more races6305.84%
Asian4494.16%
Other race320.3%
Black or African American290.27%
Native American20.02%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Durham Population by Race

Durham Population Pyramid 2024

Durham Median Age

20

Total

20

Male

20

Female

Durham Adults

There are 10,073 adults, (657 of whom are seniors) in Durham.

Durham Age Dependency

14.6

Age Dependency Ratio

7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

7.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Durham Sex Ratio

Female5,87954.49%
Male4,91045.51%

Durham Population by Age

Durham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,4282.5554.145.9
Non Family6482.0132.167.9
Married6303.0780.519.5
Female1042.3523.176.9
Male463.5473.926.1

2.95

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

54.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Durham Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade60.28%
9th to 12th Grade361.69%
High School Graduate1989.31%
Some College1647.71%
Associates Degree1215.69%
Bachelors Degree77336.34%
Graduate Degree82938.98%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Durham Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Durham Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1,9531,9171,455
Asian109109107
Hispanic383216
2+ Races333333
Other Race930
Black555
Native American222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100%.

Durham Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$66,759$110,817$50,926
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
High School Graduate$46,538$46,635$0
Some College$38,664$46,771$37,931
Bachelors Degree$71,250$138,796$51,118
Graduate Degree$73,214$110,846$56,591

$66,759

Average Earnings

$110,817

Average Male

$50,926

Average Female

Durham Earnings by Educational Attainment

Durham Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Durham Language

92.02% of Durham residents speak only English, while 7.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.76% of the population.

Durham Language

Durham Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,29755116.71%
Asian1845127.72%
Hispanic6657.58%

16.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.4%

Male Poverty Rate

17.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Durham

The race most likely to be in poverty in Durham is Asian, with 27.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Durham is Hispanic, with 7.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.14%.

Durham Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.71%
Some College9.7%
High School4%
Bachelors or Greater1.59%

Durham Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed54.17%
Male Unemployed21.74%
Female Employed18.59%
Male Employed3.08%

Durham Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Durham Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$93,542$124,918
Families$155,948$173,372
Married Families$162,339$-999,999,999
Non Families$46,250$63,171

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Durham Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

13.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

14.6%

Male Marriage Rate

11.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Durham Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Durham Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Durham Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Durham Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

159

Number of Veterans

137

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam124
Korea13
First Gulf War5
Second Gulf War0
World War II0

Durham Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7482
75+64
55 to 6410
35 to 543
18 to 340

Durham Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White1571.73%
Hispanic164.57%
Native American2100%

Durham Veterans by Race

Durham Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

10.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Durham Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

53.7%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Durham Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Durham Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Durham Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

33.05%

Born in Durham

95.22%

Native Born

4.78%

Foreign Born

2.18%

Non Citizen

2.6%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.22% of Durham residents were born in the United States, with 33.05% having been born in New Hampshire. 2.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Durham Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20249,562-613-6.02%
202310,175-614-5.69%
202210,789-827-7.12%
202111,616-400-3.33%
202012,0168577.68%
201911,159580.52%
201811,1013483.24%
201710,753870.82%
201610,666260.24%
201510,6403523.42%
201410,2883813.85%
20139,9071,01011.35%
20128,897340.38%
20118,863-1,482-14.33%
201010,34500%

Durham Population by Year