Durham, New Hampshire Population 2021

11,159
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Durham is a city located in Strafford County New Hampshire. Durham has a 2020 population of 11,159. Durham is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,345 in 2010. Durham reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Durham is $92,321 with a poverty rate of 31.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $942 per month, and the median house value is $348,500. The median age in Durham is 20.2 years, 20.6 years for males, and 19.9 years for females.

Durham Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Durhamwas:

  • White: 89.54%
  • Asian: 6.13%
  • Two or more races: 2.90%
  • Black or African American: 0.99%
  • Other race: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Durham, New Hampshire is 11,159 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,159.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,345.

Durham, New Hampshire Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,99289.54%
Asian6846.13%
Two or More Races3242.90%
Black or African American1110.99%
Some Other Race480.43%
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Durham Population by Race

Durham Population Pyramid $2021

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Durham Median Age

20.2


Total

20.6


Male

19.9


Female

Durham Adults

There are 10,440 adults, (543 of whom are seniors) in Durham.

Durham Age Dependency

12.8

Age Dependency Ratio

5.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

7.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Durham Sex Ratio

Female

6,020

53.95%

Male

5,139

46.05%

Durham Population by Age

Durham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Durham Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family16.2%83.8%
All46.4%53.6%
Male68.8%31.3%
Married86.1%13.9%
Female93.5%6.5%

46.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Durham Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6872.5146.4
Non Family9442.0216.2
Married617386.1
Male804.268.8
Female46393.5

3.07

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Durham Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade80.39%
9th to 12th Grade361.76%
High School Graduate944.59%
Some College22711.07%
Associates Degree974.73%
Bachelors Degree75937.02%
Graduate Degree82940.44%
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Durham Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Durham Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8441,8071,410
Asian149149131
2+ Races383838
Hispanic18118
Black999
Other Race7

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Durham Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,668$69,500$52,888
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$52,656$42,167$53,281
Some College$47,933$49,952$31,154
Bachelors Degree$62,083$83,542$46,029
Graduate Degree$70,647$81,964$66,875

$62,668

Average Earnings

$69,500

Average Male

$52,888

Average Female

Durham Earnings by Educational Attainment

Durham Language by Age

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Durham Language

89.90% of Durham residents speak only English, while 10.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.34% of the population.

Durham Language

Durham Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,8801,17330.23%
Asian24414961.07%
Multiple851214.12%
Hispanic181161.11%

31.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.09%

Male Poverty Rate

32.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Durham

The race most likely to be in poverty in Durham is Hispanic, with 61.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Durham is Multiple, with 14.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 62.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.85%.

Durham Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.18%
Bachelors or Greater6.93%
Some College3.77%
High School0.00%

Durham Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed74.42%
Female Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed36.34%
Male Employed24.75%

Durham Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Durham Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,523$92,321
Families$146,295$166,878
Married Families$147,009-
Non Families$21,458$30,973
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Income by Household Type

Durham Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

12.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

13.4%

Male Marriage Rate

11.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Durham Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Durham Marital Status

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84

Number of Veterans

80

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
Korea13
Second Gulf War7
First Gulf War3
World War II

Durham Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+48
65 to 7426
18 to 347
35 to 543
55 to 64

Durham Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White840.90%
Hispanic31.13%

Durham Veterans by Race

Durham Veterans by Education

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13.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Durham Veterans by Education

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64.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Durham Employment by Age

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Durham Employment by Race

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Durham Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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27.49%

Born in Durham

92.62%

Native Born

7.38%

Foreign Born

4.95%

Non Citizen

2.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.62% of Durham residents were born in the United States, with 27.49% having been born in New Hampshire. 4.95% 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: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,1590.00%
202011,1590.00%
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%
201010,3450.00%

Durham Population by Year