Durham County, North Carolina's estimated population is 335,015 with a growth rate of 1.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Durham County, North Carolina is the 7th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 271,357 and has seen a growth of 23.46% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.79%.
81.39% of Durham County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 18.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.80% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Durham County, North Carolina is Hispanic, with 27.87% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Durham County, North Carolina is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.46%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Durham County, North Carolina
85.85% of Durham County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 47.74% having been born in North Carolina. 9.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.