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|People QuickFacts||Durham County||North Carolina|
|Population, 2013 estimate||288,133||9,848,060|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||269,974||9,535,471|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||6.7%||3.3%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||7.2%||6.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||22.1%||23.2%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||10.6%||14.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||52.0%||51.3%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||53.1%||71.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||38.7%||22.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.0%||1.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||4.8%||2.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||2.3%||2.0%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||13.5%||8.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||42.1%||64.4%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||76.5%||84.4%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||13.9%||7.5%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||19.5%||10.8%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||86.9%||84.5%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||44.7%||26.8%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||21.4||23.5|
|Housing units, 2013||125,001||4,394,261|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||55.0%||67.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||34.9%||17.1%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$179,800||$153,600|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.34||2.51|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$28,634||$25,285|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$50,997||$46,450|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||18.0%||16.8%|
|Business QuickFacts||Durham County||North Carolina|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||6,713||217,4041|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||163,091||3,352,1511|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||2.3%||2.1%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||20,343||669,501|
|Total number of firms, 2007||22,104||798,791|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||24.6%||10.5%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.3%||1.0%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||4.1%||2.5%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||3.7%||2.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||34.0%||28.2%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||9,359,581||205,867,299|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||7,657,298||88,795,885|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||3,135,341||114,578,173|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$12,257||$12,641|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||729,319||16,126,939|
|Building permits, 2012||2,666||48,692|
|Geography QuickFacts||Durham County||North Carolina|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||285.98||48,617.91|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||935.7||196.1|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area|