No results found
Show all results

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area&

Add Comparison
Population
559,535
1.27% growth
Median Age
37
Median Household Income
$56,182
3.73% growth
Poverty Rate
14.9%
Number of Employees
279,409
1.41% decline
Median Property Value
$222,200
8.55% growth

Economy

The economy of Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area employs 279,409 people. The economy of Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area is specialized in Educational Services; Professional, Scientific, Tech Services; and Healthcare & Social Assistance, which employ respectively 1.88; 1.25; and 1.24 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area are Educational Services (47,931), Healthcare & Social Assistance (47,845), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services (25,920), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($64,625), Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($64,211), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($60,230).

Median household income in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area is $56,182. Males in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area have an average income that is 1.33 times higher than the average income of females, which is $44,744. The income inequality of Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area (measured using the Gini index) is 0.478 which is lower than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

Wage by Race & Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Wage Distribution

Income by Location

Poverty by Age and Gender

Poverty by Race & Ethnicity

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paid

Dataset: Source:

Industries

Employment by Industries

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paying

Dataset: Source:

Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area. In North Carolina the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 71 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,069. Robeson County, NC has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in North Carolina.

Coverage

Clinician to Patient Rates

The closest comparable data for the metropolitan statistical area of Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area is from the state of North Carolina.

Insurance Coverage by Age and Gender

Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements by Location

Trends in Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements

Hospital Care for Medicare Patients

Heart Disease and Pneumonia

Diabetes Care

Preventative Women’s Health Services

Health Risks

Opioid Use

Conditions and Diseases

Risky/Harmful Behaviors

Homicide & Crime

Diversity

Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area is home to a population of 559,535 people, from which 92.3% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area is composed of 305,324 White residents (54.6%), 144,116 Black residents (25.8%), 62,274 Hispanic residents (11.1%), 26,933 Asian residents (4.81%), and 18,015 Two+ residents (3.22%). The most common foreign languages in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area are Spanish (52,284 speakers), Chinese (7,145 speakers), and French (2,997 speakers), but compared to other places, Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area has a relative high number of African Languages (2,751 speakers), French (2,997 speakers), and Other Asian (2,434 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

Heritage

Global Diversity

Citizenship

Race & Ethnicity

Non-English Speakers

Military

Veterans

Education

In 2015 universities in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area awarded 18,747 degrees. The student population of Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area is skewed towards females, with 8,257 male students and 10,490 female students. Most students in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area are White (10,141 and 54.1%), followed by Black or African American (3,230 and 17.2%), Asian (1,468 and 7.83%), and Hispanic or Latino (995 and 5.31%). The largest universities in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area by number of graduates are University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (9,269 and 49.4%), Duke University (5,624 and 30%), and North Carolina Central University (1,643 and 8.76%). The most popular majors in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area are General Biological Sciences (775 and 4.13%), General Psychology (765 and 4.08%), and General Economics (657 and 3.5%). The median tuition costs in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area are $49,575 for private four year colleges, and $6,881 and $31,963 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Universities

Student Gender for Common Institutions

Student Race & Ethnicity

Housing & Living

The median property value in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area is $222,200, which is 1.08 times larger than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $204,700 to $222,200, a 8.55% increase. The homeownership rate of Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area is 60%, which is lower than the national average of 63.1%. People in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area have an average commute time of 23 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

Housing

Property Value

Property Taxes

Rent vs Own

Transportation

Car Ownership

Commute Time

Commuter Transportation

Keep Exploring

United States
nation
North Carolina
state
No results found
Loading Comparison