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Total population: 2,685 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 2,685 (37 farm, 2,648 nonfarm))

Durham,NY index of house prices


Houses: 1,642 (1,046 occupied: 849 owner occupied, 197 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

47%

Housing density: 33 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $480,807.


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $271


Median gross rent in Durham, NY in 2009: $626


Housing units in Durham with a mortgage: 337 (31 second mortgage, 15 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 200








Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $144,609 (it was $91,300 in 2000)
Durham:

$144,609
New York:

$306,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $88,485 - $228,202

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $217,662
Here:

$217,662
State:

$343,827

Townhouses or other attached units: $296,205
Here:

$296,205
State:

$484,742

In 2-unit structures: $511,725
Here:

$511,725
State:

$460,134

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $563,205
Here:

$563,205
State:

$569,159

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $405,175
Here:

$405,175
State:

$676,553

Mobile homes: $131,065
Here:

$131,065
State:

$40,766

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,548
  • In family households: 2,160 (564 male householders, 157 female householders)
    596 spouses, 665 children (600 natural, 16 adopted, 49 stepchildren), 29 grandchildren, 18 brothers or sisters, 15 parents, 44 other relatives, 72 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 388 (157 male householders (123 living alone)), 171 female householders (148 living alone)), 60 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 44 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 340 2-persons, 157 3-persons, 141 4-persons, 52 5-persons, 31 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 271 1-person, 57 2-persons.

411 married couples with children.
127 single-parent households (49 men, 78 women).

92.8% of residents of Durham speak English at home.
3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English well).
3.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 266 (10.3%)
(73.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

3.6

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Durham, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 30
  • 4 rooms: 100
  • 5 rooms: 185
  • 6 rooms: 230
  • 7 rooms: 113
  • 8 rooms: 77
  • 9 or more rooms: 109
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 7
  • 3 rooms: 17
  • 4 rooms: 57
  • 5 rooms: 64
  • 6 rooms: 25
  • 7 rooms: 11
  • 8 rooms: 3
  • 9 or more rooms: 13
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Durham, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 5
  • 1 bedroom: 16
  • 2 bedrooms: 207
  • 3 bedrooms: 415
  • 4 bedrooms: 137
  • 5+ bedrooms: 69
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 24
  • 2 bedrooms: 85
  • 3 bedrooms: 58
  • 4 bedrooms: 21
  • 5+ bedrooms: 9
Cars and other vehicles available in Durham, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 50
  • 1 vehicle: 296
  • 2 vehicles: 323
  • 3 vehicles: 132
  • 4 vehicles: 48
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 30
  • 1 vehicle: 75
  • 2 vehicles: 68
  • 3 vehicles: 16
  • 4 vehicles: 8
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 18
  • 1995 to 1998: 83
  • 1990 to 1994: 174
  • 1980 to 1989: 203
  • 1970 to 1979: 332
  • 1960 to 1969: 161
  • 1950 to 1959: 107
  • 1940 to 1949: 83
  • 1939 or earlier: 481

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Durham, NY house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Durham, NY:

  • Less than $10,000: 6
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 3
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 3
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 11
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 12
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 4
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 2
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 21
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 19
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 25
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 20
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 12
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 9
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 26
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 123
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 83
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 96
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 115
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 103
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 67
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 53
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 46
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 5
  • $1,000,000 or more: 15
 


Durham rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Durham:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 1
  • $150 to $199: 7
  • $200 to $249: 2
  • $250 to $299: 1
  • $300 to $349: 7
  • $350 to $399: 10
  • $400 to $449: 14
  • $450 to $499: 22
  • $500 to $549: 17
  • $550 to $599: 15
  • $600 to $649: 13
  • $650 to $699: 8
  • $700 to $749: 10
  • $750 to $799: 12
  • $800 to $899: 4
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 3
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 40
 

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 3
  • 1990 to 1994: 16
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 7
  • 1975 to 1979: 6
  • 1970 to 1974: 24
  • 1970 to 1974: 4
  • 1965 to 1969: 206


Percentage of workers working in this county: 60.6%
Number of people working at home: 46 (4.5% of all workers)


Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 54
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 100
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 101
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 95
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 101
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 47
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 139
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 40
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 64
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 113
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 86
  • 90 or more minutes: 46
 

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 777 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 154 (15%)
  • Subway or elevated: 14 (1%)
  • Railroad: 4 (0%)
  • Taxi: 13 (1%)
  • Walked: 16 (2%)
  • Other means: 8 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 46 (4%)

Durham, NY household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 125
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 78
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 69
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 81
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 107
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 78
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 57
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 67
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 46
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 104
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 100
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 71
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 44
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 4
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 6
  • $200,000 or more: 12
 

First ancestries reported:

 Irish: 597
 United States or American: 293
 German: 285
 Italian: 236
 Other groups: 127
 Polish: 116
 English: 67
 Scotch-Irish: 60
 French (except Basque): 43
 Dutch: 41
 Russian: 28
 Scottish: 28
 Norwegian: 27
 Danish: 26
 Greek: 24
 Austrian: 23
 French Canadian: 13
 Czechoslovakian: 13
 British: 9
 Portuguese: 9
 Canadian: 8
 Armenian: 8
 Czech: 7
 Swedish: 7
 Latvian: 5
 Slovak: 5
 Swiss: 5
 Belgian: 4
 European: 4


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Ireland (47%)
  • Germany (15%)
  • Italy (6%)
  • Greece (4%)
  • Other Northern Africa (4%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Other Northern Europe (3%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1984
  • Northeast: 181
  • Midwest: 66
  • South: 55
  • West: 18

67% of Durham residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 89% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 39
  • 9th grade: 26
  • 10th grade: 35
  • 11th grade: 36
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 51
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 314
  • Less than 1 year of college: 71
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 109
  • Associate degree: 45
  • Bachelor's degree: 86
  • Master's degree: 65
  • Professional school degree: 8
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 7
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 7
  • 5th and 6th grade: 8
  • 7th and 8th grade: 26
  • 9th grade: 24
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 38
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 65
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 346
  • Less than 1 year of college: 66
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 88
  • Associate degree: 96
  • Bachelor's degree: 94
  • Master's degree: 67
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 4

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 12.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 8.7%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 35.7%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $43,463
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $25,084

Durham marital status for males
Durham marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $149,043
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $839,458

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,235
  • One, attached: 19
  • Two: 41
  • 3 or 4: 29
  • 5 to 9: 23
  • 10 to 19: 2
  • Mobile homes: 293

Median worth of mobile homes: $49,434


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Durham:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Durham
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (74.3%)
  • Wood (7.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.7%)
  • Electricity (7.2%)
  • Utility gas (1.4%)
  • Coal or coke (0.6%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (67.5%)
  • Electricity (22.3%)
  • Wood (5.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 31
Here:

11.4%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

2.9%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 10
Here:

14.9%
New York:

38.2%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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