Durham, California 

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Population

5,819

+3.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.4%

Median Income

$69,323

Median Home Price

$494,000

Best Places to Live in Durham, California

Small town/College town - Northern California, northeastern portion of the Central Valley at the foot of the Sierra range.. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Durham, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Some college-town amenities
Mild winters
Nearby mountains
Cons
Isolation
High unemployment
Low ethnic diversity
 $549,000 
156 Estates Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1992 SqFt
 $1,195,000 
1797 Pasatiempo Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 3920 SqFt
 $679,000 
87 Fairway Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2413 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Chico Metro Area

Chico is home to a major campus of the California State University and a variety of agricultural activities. Nearby mountains, Lassen Volcanic National Park, and Lake Almanor offer outdoor recreation. “Chico State” as the school is known locally brings a few college amenities to the area but it falls short of description as a classic college town. While summers can be unbearably hot and dry, winters are pleasant and many outdoor activities can be pursued throughout the year.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: California
County: Butte County
Metro Area: Chico Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Durham
Zip Codes: 95938
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 230 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Durham is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Durham jobs have increased by 2.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Durham's cost of living is 37.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Durham's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Durham, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Butte county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Durham's population is 5,819 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Durham is $494,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 17.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Durham public schools spend $9,041 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.8 students per teacher in Durham. More Education



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Housing Market in Durham

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$549,000
156 Estates Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,195,000
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Bed 3 | Bath 3

$679,000
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Bed 3 | Bath 3

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