Durham City (South) PUMA, NC

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Population

161,443

1.87% growth

Median Age

33.6


Median Household Income

$59,898

6.1% growth

Number of Employees

83,614

3.56% growth

Median Property Value

$227,000

4.27% growth

About

In 2017, Durham City (South) PUMA, NC had a population of 161k people with a median age of 33.6 and a median household income of $59,898. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC grew from 158,473 to 161,443, a 1.87% increase and its median household income grew from $56,456 to $59,898, a 6.1% increase.

The population of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC is 43.4% White Alone, 35.7% Black or African American Alone, and 10.2% Hispanic or Latino. 20.2% of the people in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC speak a non-English language, and 90.2% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC are Duke University (5,822 degrees awarded in 2016), North Carolina Central University (1,673 degrees), and Durham Technical Community College (959 degrees).

The median property value in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC is $227,000, and the homeownership rate is 48.5%. Most people in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC commute by N/A, and the average commute time is 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC is N/A per household.

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Economy

The economy of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC employs 83.6k people. The largest industries in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC are Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (10,574 people), Hospitals (8,317 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (6,245 people), and the highest paying industries are Offices of physicians ($105,865), Industrial & miscellaneous chemicals ($103,260), and Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing ($101,819).

Median household income in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC is $59,898. Males in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC have an average income that is 1.26 times higher than the average income of females, which is $55,021. The income inequality in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC (measured using the Gini index) is 0.476, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$59,898

2017 value

± $1,789

6.1%

1 Year Growth

± 4.19%

Households in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC have a median annual income of $59,898, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $56,456 in 2016, which represents a 6.1% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$69,246

Average Male Salary

± $9,829

$55,021

Average Female Salary

± $6,475

In 2017, full-time male employees in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC made 1.26 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $66,437 ± $8,480

  2. Asian

    $59,473 ± $22,386

  3. Black

    $38,891 ± $5,459

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC workers was White. These workers were paid 1.12 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.476

2017 Wage GINI

0.472

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was 0.476 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.932% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was Apex & Holly Springs Towns PUMA, NC with a value of $116,029, followed by Charlotte City (South) PUMA, NC and Raleigh City (Northwest) & Morrisville Town PUMA, NC, with respective values of $103,475 and $102,529.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

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Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

N/A% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are N/A N/A, followed by N/A N/A and then N/A N/A.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

83.6k

2017 Value

3.56%

1 Year growth

± 3.56%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC grew at a rate of 3.56%, from 80.7k employees to 83.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC, are Postsecondary teachers (3,666 people), Registered nurses (2,776 people), and Miscellaneous managers (2,450 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC, by number of employees, are Postsecondary teachers (3,666 people), Registered nurses (2,776 people), and Miscellaneous managers (2,450 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Durham City (South) PUMA, NC has an unusually high number of residents working as Miscellaneous mathematical science occupations, including mathematicians & statisticians (11.8 times higher than expected), Medical scientists, & life scientists, all other (11.6 times), and Nurse anesthetists (8.68 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC, by average salary, are Chief executives & legislators ($200,920), Physicians & surgeons ($151,272), and Dentists ($145,532).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

83.6k

2017 Value

3.56%

1 Year growth

± 3.56%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC grew at a rate of 3.56%, from 80.7k employees to 83.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC, are Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (10,574 people), Hospitals (8,317 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (6,245 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC, though some of these residents may live in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC, by number of employees, are Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (10,574 people), Hospitals (8,317 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (6,245 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Durham City (South) PUMA, NC has an unusually high number of Scientific research & development services (7.81 times higher than expected), Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing (5.21 times), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (4.34 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC, by average salary, are Offices of physicians ($105,865), Industrial & miscellaneous chemicals ($103,260), and Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing ($101,819).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from North Carolina to other states, or from other states to North Carolina.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $50.4B

  2. $35.3B

  3. $34.5B

In 2015, the top outbound North Carolina product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $50.4B, followed by Pharmaceuticals with $35.3B and Machinery and $34.5B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound North Carolina products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$407B

2015 Value

$632B

Projected 2045 Value

55.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound North Carolina trade was $407B. This is expected to increase 55.4% to $632B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound North Carolina trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from North Carolina to other states, or from other states to North Carolina.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $25.6B

  2. $25.4B

  3. $25.2B

In 2015, the top outbound North Carolina domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was South Carolina with $25.6B, followed by Georgia with $25.4B and Virginia and $25.2B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that North Carolina shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

N/A% of the population of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC has health coverage, with N/A% on employee plans, N/A% on Medicaid, N/A% on Medicare, N/A% on non-group plans, and N/A% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was $7,264 in 2014. This is a 3.37% increase from the previous year ($7,027).

Primary care physicians in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC see 1417 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.496% increase from the previous year (1410 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1829 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 464 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Edgecombe County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16.2%). Additionally, Hertford County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (40.5%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,417 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in North Carolina see an average of 1,417 patients per year. This represents a 0.496% increase from the previous year (1,410 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$7,264

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$3,859

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$7,225

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$10,260

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in North Carolina (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.37%, from $7,027 to $7,264.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

N/A%

Uninsured

N/A%

Employer Coverage

N/A%

Medicaid

N/A%

Medicare

N/A%

Non-Group

N/A%

Military or VA

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 16.2% prevalence

  2. 16.1% prevalence

  3. 16% prevalence

Edgecombe County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in North Carolina, at 16.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in North Carolina by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Durham City (South) PUMA, NC is home to a population of 161k people, from which 90.2% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC is composed of 70.1k White Alone residents (43.4%), 57.7k Black or African American Alone residents (35.7%), 16.5k Hispanic or Latino residents (10.2%), 11.6k Asian Alone residents (7.17%), 4.48k Two or More Races residents (2.77%), 507 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.314%), 411 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.255%), and 120 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0743%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC are Spanish or Spanish Creole (14,670 speakers), Chinese (3,008 speakers), and African Languages (1,579 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

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Median Native-Born Age

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Median Foreign-Born Age

± N/A

In 2017, the median age of all people in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was 33.6. Native-born citizens, with a median age of N/A, were generally N/A than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of N/A. But people in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Durham City (South) PUMA, NC residents was 33.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

14%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, N/A% of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC residents were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was 14%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    3,704 ± 1,477 people

  2. India

    2,608 ± 1,244 people

  3. China

    2,392 ± 1,192 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was Mexico, the natal country of 3,704 Durham City (South) PUMA, NC residents, followed by India with 2,608 and China with 2,392.

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Citizenship

90.2%

2017 Citizenship

90.9%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 90.2% of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was 90.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    70.1k ± 1.24k

  2. Black or African American Alone

    57.7k ± 1.38k

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    16.5k ± 1.58k

In 2017, there were 1.22 times more White Alone residents (70.1k people) in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 57.7k Black or African American Alone and 16.5k Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish or Spanish Creole

    14,670 speakers (10.2%)

  2. Chinese

    3,008 speakers (2.1%)

  3. African Languages

    1,579 speakers (1.1%)

20.2% of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was Spanish or Spanish Creole. 10.2% of the overall population of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC are native Spanish or Spanish Creole speakers. 2.1% speak Chinese and 1.1% speak Spanish or Spanish Creole, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

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Durham City (South) PUMA, NC has a large population of military personnel who served in false, N/A times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC awarded 8,673 degrees. The student population of Durham City (South) PUMA, NC is skewed towards women, with 13,167 male students and 17,370 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC are White (3,213 and 43.2%), followed by Black or African American (1,932 and 26%), Asian (839 and 11.3%), and Unknown (767 and 10.3%).

The largest universities in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC by number of degrees awarded are Duke University (5,822 and 67.1%), North Carolina Central University (1,673 and 19.3%), and Durham Technical Community College (959 and 11.1%).

The most popular majors in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC are General Business Administration & Management (1,017 and 11.7%), Law (401 and 4.62%), and General Psychology (312 and 3.6%).

The median tuition costs in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC are $27,188 for private four year colleges, and $3,655 and $16,113 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 253 degrees awarded

  2. 250 degrees awarded

  3. 210 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was General Biological Sciences with 253 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 5,822 degrees awarded

  2. 1,673 degrees awarded

  3. 959 degrees awarded

$3,655

Median In-State Public

$27,188

Median Private

In 2016, the Durham City (South) PUMA, NC institution with the largest number of graduating students was Duke University with 5,822 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

3,888

Degrees Awarded to Men

4,785

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 3,888 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC, which is 0.813 times less than the 4,785 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    3,213 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    1,932 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    839 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC were to White students. These 3,213 degrees mean that there were 1.66 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 1,932 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was $227,000 in 2017, which is 1.04 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $217,700 to $227,000, a 4.27% increase. The homeownership rate in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC is 48.5%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC have an average commute time of 20.4 minutes, and they commute by N/A. Car ownership in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of N/A per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$59,898

Median Household Income

± $1,789

N/A

Number of Households

± N/A

In 2017, the median household income of the N/A households in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC grew to $59,898 from the previous year's value of $56,456.

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Housing

Property Value

$227,000

2017 Median

± $4,335

$217,700

2016 Median

± $4,437

In 2017, the median property value in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC grew to to $227,000 from the previous year's value of $217,700.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Durham City (South) PUMA, NC the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Durham City (South) PUMA, NC the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

48.5%

2017 Homeownership

47.8%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 48.5% of the housing units in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 47.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

N/A

Average Number

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Commute Time

20.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC have a shorter commute time (20.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.72% of the workforce in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

In N/A, the most common method of travel for workers in Durham City (South) PUMA, NC was N/A, followed by those who N/A and those who N/A.

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