Durham 81 Exceptional
Durham Livability #9 ranked city in New Hampshire#2,539 ranked city in the USARanks better than 91% of areas

Livability Awards

A Durham Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Durham Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% higher than New Hampshire
12020% more expensive than the US average
New Hampshire
11212% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Durham cost of living
A+ Durham Crime Total crime is 75% lower than New Hampshire
Total crime
30987% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 32487% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
8%Year over year crime is up
Durham crime
D Durham Employment Household income is 29% lower than New Hampshire
Median household income
$48,80412% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$15,98546% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%17% lower than the US average
Durham employment
F Durham Housing Home value is 35% higher than New Hampshire
Median home value
$322,40075% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9381% lower than the US average
Home ownership
43%32% lower than the US average
Durham real estate or Durham rentals
A+ Durham Schools HS graduation rate is 11% higher than New Hampshire
High school grad. rates
98%19% higher than the US average
School test scores
76%57% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
14:115% lower than the US average
Durham K-12 schools
A+ Durham User Ratings There are a total of 7 ratings in Durham
Overall user rating
91% 7 total ratings
User reviews rating
100% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
88% 6 total surveys
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      Durham transportation information

      StatisticDurhamNew HampshireNational
      Average one way commute19min27min26min
      Workers who drive to work39.5%81.0%76.4%
      Workers who carpool5.1%7.9%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit3.5%0.9%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.7%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk43.8%2.9%2.8%
      Working from home4.2%6.1%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Durham, NH data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).