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Durham, NC vs Portland, OR

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Highlights
- Portland is 51% more densely populated than Durham.
- People are 1.5% more likely to be married in Portland.
- The Median Age is 3.2 years older in Portland.

People
 Durham, NCPortland, ORUnited States
 257,232630,331321,004,407
 220,324566,686308,745,538
 187,035529,121285,036,114
 136,611437,319251,960,433
 88.3%44.1%27.4%
 37.5%19.1%12.6%
 2,2934,72491
 1121333,531,905
 112264,837
 33.636.837.8
 53.0%50.5%50.8%
 47.0%49.5%49.2%
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Durham, NCPortland, ORUnited States
 7.0%5.6%6.2%
 6.2%5.4%6.4%
 5.9%4.6%6.5%
 3.2%2.7%3.9%
 4.7%3.2%4.1%
 6.3%5.2%5.6%
 19.1%19.7%13.7%
 14.3%16.9%12.7%
 12.0%13.0%13.4%
 5.5%5.8%6.7%
 5.1%5.9%6.0%
 6.5%7.4%8.6%
 2.8%3.0%4.4%
 1.5%1.6%1.9%
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 Race
 Durham, NCPortland, ORUnited States
 38.8%71.0%61.5%
 39.1%5.6%12.3%
 5.1%7.7%5.3%
 0.2%0.6%0.7%
 0.0%0.6%0.2%
 0.2%0.3%0.2%
 2.5%4.5%2.3%
 14.0%9.7%17.6%
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 Family
 Durham, NCPortland, ORUnited States
 104,966260,949118,825,921
 58,505135,54378,298,703
 46,461125,40640,527,218
 2.352.352.63
 42.5%43.1%50.2%
 57.5%56.9%49.8%
 39.9%41.3%48.2%
 2.6%1.8%2.0%
 42.6%40.3%33.1%
 4.5%4.1%5.8%
 10.5%12.5%10.9%
 28.6%32.3%31.1%
 36.7%42.1%42.3%
 23.4%15.7%16.3%
 11.2%10.0%10.3%

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Reviews for Durham    38 Reviews
Welcome to the GHETTO - 4/2/2019
I have been living here for 13 years and I hate it. When I first got here downtown was a ghost town. It has been rehabbed with all sorts of wacky houses and... Read More

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Over-hyped, Overrated Relocation Destination - 3/21/2019
Saving up to move out! Status 5 years. Sum: Didn't take long to see it all. Southern charm left, slabbed with northeasterners moving in. Cost of living is rapidly on... Read More

No to Durham But Yes to Wilmington NC - 12/31/2018
Durham. We had friends living locally, the marketing made it seem hip and affordable, the weather looked good. So what was not to like? We are a couple in our 30s... Read More

Reviews for Portland    347 Reviews
Portland...the cesspool of the Northwesthwest! - 4/30/2019
I've lived here now almost 30 years. This place has slowly declined to be one of the WORST cities to live or visit. Downtown Portland is nothing but a cesspool of... Read More

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Take time to love Portland - 4/25/2019
Portland still has the small town feel and makes you feel like you're in a community. The worst problem is so many people are moving here. Great food scene for those... Read More

stay as Far Away as you can youve bee warned - 4/6/2019
i have lived here all my Life and it is time to leave the good and the bad and the happy and the sad with that said its its all the bad and the sad i have nothing... Read More

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ZIPS IN DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA
27713 27707 27703 27705 27704 27701 27712 27503 27709
ZIPS IN PORTLAND, OREGON
97206, 97202, 97233, 97219, 97236, 97230, 97211, 97266, 97217, 97203, 28 total

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