In 2018, Durham County, NC had a population of 317k people with a median age of 35.6 and a median household income of $58,073. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Durham County, NC grew from 311,640 to 316,739, a 1.64% increase and its median household income declined from $59,891 to $58,073, a -3.04% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Durham County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (42.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (35.2%), White (Hispanic) (9.89%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.96%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.87%). N/A% of the people in Durham County, NC speak a non-English language, and 90.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Durham County, NC are Duke University (6,370 degrees awarded in 2017), North Carolina Central University (1,790 degrees), and Durham Technical Community College (975 degrees).
The median property value in Durham County, NC is $233,300, and the homeownership rate is 55.3%. Most people in Durham County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21 minutes. The average car ownership in Durham County, NC is 2 cars per household.