The 2016 Durham, North Carolina, population is 257,636. There are 2,374 people per square mile (population density).
The median age is 32.7. The US median is 37.4. 43.43% of people in Durham, North Carolina, are married. 10.28% are divorced.
The average household size is 2.34 people. 28.59% of people are married, with children. 24.26% have children, but are single.
38.28% of people are white, 39.89% are black, 4.73% are asian, 0.34% are native american, and 0.26% claim 'Other'.
13.95% of the people in Durham, North Carolina, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 86.05% are non-hispanic).