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Durham Demographics

Data Last Updated: 11 December, 2018
Characteristic (2018 unless noted)
Value
Total Population
Total estimated population
688,082
Census population 2011
608,124
Census population 2016
645,862
Age Structure: Total Population
Age 0-4
36,912
Age 5-9
42,500
Age 10 -14
44,876
Age 15-19
43,825
Age 20-24
46,168
Age 25-29
43,052
Age 30-34
41,084
age 35-39
43,526
Age 40-44
44,941
Age 45-49
48,430
Age 50-54
54,362
Age 55-59
55,001
Age 60-64
44,934
Age 65-69
31,718
Age 70-74
24,860
Age 75-79
16,930
Age 80-84
12,094
Age 85+
12,870
Age Structure: Males
Total male population
335,147
Males 0-4
18,804
Males 5-9
21,757
Males 10-14
22,925
Males 15-19
22,327
Males 20-24
23,668
Males 25-29
21,878
Males 30-34
20,103
Males 35-39
20,581
Males 40-44
21,315
Males 45-49
23,080
Males 50-54
26,074
Males 55-59
26,812
Males 60-64
21,724
Males 65-69
15,104
Males 70-74
11,730
Males 75-79
7,621
Males 80-84
5,159
Males 85+
4,485
Age Structure: Females
Total female population
352,935
Females 0-4
18,108
Females 5-9
20,743
Females 10-14
21,951
Females 15-19
21,290
Females 20-24
23,978
Females 25-29
21,727
Females 30-34
19,273
Females 35-39
20,980
Females 40-44
22,951
Females 45-49
25,437
Females 50-54
29,572
Females 55-59
27,962
Females 60-64
22,686
Females 65-69
16,614
Females 70-74
13,130
Females 75-79
9,309
Females 80-84
6,935
Females 85+
8,385
Income for Persons Aged 15 Years & Over (2017)
Total population 15 and over
563,794
Population 15 and over without income
27,985
Population 15 and over with income
535,809
Median 2017 total income $
40,508
Average 2017 total income $
50,905
Median 2017 total income for males $
48,608
Average 2017 total income for males $
59,496
Median 2017 total income for females $
33,474
Average 2017 total income for females $
42,724
Under $10,000 (including loss)
77,680
$10,000 to $19,999
82,153
$20,000 to $29,999
63,986
$30,000 to $39,999
54,167
$40,000 to $49,999
53,451
$50,000 to $59,999
45,010
$90,000 to $99,999
19,765
$100,000 and over
51,055
$100,000 to $149,999
35,639
$150,000 and over
15,755
Households & Household Income (2017)
Total number of households
243,176
Median household income $
98,665
Average household income $
113,109
Under $5,000
1,706
$5,000 to $9,999
1,888
$10,000 to $14,999
3,667
$15,000 to $19,999
5,042
$20,000 to $24,999
6,412
$25,000 to $29,999
6,626
$30,000 to $34,999
7,219
$35,000 to $39,999
7,615
$40,000 to $44,999
8,168
$45,000 to $49,999
8,203
$50,000 to $59,999
15,514
$60,000 to $69,999
16,253
$70,000 to $79,999
15,800
$80,000 to $89,999
15,682
$90,000 to $99,999
15,393
$100,000 to $124,999
106,454
$100,000 to $124,999
29,813
$125,000 to $149,999
24,814
$150,000 to $199,999
28,247
$200,000 and over
25,113
Average # of persons in household
2.8
Dwelling Information
Total number of occupied dwellings
243,176
Number of dwellings owned
197,574
Number of dwellings rented
45,599
Citizenship & Residency
With Canadian citizenship
660,754
With citizenship other than Canadian
27,328
Immigrants granted right to live in Canada permanently
162,865
Immigrated between 2000-2005
18,937
Immigrated between 2006-2010
15,131
Immigrated between 2011-2016
10,971
Knowledge of Official Languages (Conversational Ability)
Total Population
688,082
English only
631,947
French only
378
English and French
50,262
Neither English nor French
5,494
Non-official languages
137,162
Knowledge of Aboriginal Languages
Aboriginal languages
149
Algonquian languages
48
Cree-Montagnais languages
27
Swampy Cree
10
Cree, n.o.s.
11
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages
11
Iroquoian languages
21
Mohawk
21
Knowledge of Other Languages
Non-Aboriginal languages
136,069
Afro-Asiatic languages
7,876
Berber languages
13
Cushitic languages
330
Oromo
33
Somali
266
Semitic languages
6,893
Amharic
278
Arabic
5,811
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic
54
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic
16
Harari
133
Hebrew
246
Maltese
282
Tigrigna
44
Semitic languages, n.i.e.
48
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e.
60
Austro-Asiatic languages
1,326
Khmer (Cambodian)
118
Vietnamese
1,095
Austronesian languages
10,382
Bikol
58
Cebuano
502
Hiligaynon
75
Ilocano
374
Malay
377
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango)
148
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)
9,083
Waray-Waray
10
Austronesian languages, n.i.e.
87
Creole languages
1,492
Haitian Creole
69
Creole, n.o.s.
594
Creole languages, n.i.e.
687
Dravidian languages
12,690
Kannada
169
Malayalam
967
Tamil
11,179
Telugu
552
Dravidian languages, n.i.e.
11
Indo-European languages
88,697
Albanian
242
Armenian
500
Balto-Slavic languages
14,289
Baltic languages
180
Latvian
63
Lithuanian
64
Slavic languages
12,987
Belarusan
11
Bosnian
74
Bulgarian
228
Croatian
806
Czech
338
Macedonian
2,256
Polish
4,864
Russian
1,952
Serbian
976
Serbo-Croatian
59
Slovak
273
Slovene (Slovenian)
293
Ukrainian
1,868
Slavic languages, n.i.e.
69
Celtic languages
220
Scottish Gaelic
64
Welsh
21
Celtic languages, n.i.e.
47
Germanic languages
9,767
Afrikaans
356
Danish
234
Dutch
2,837
Frisian
74
German
5,417
Icelandic
11
Norwegian
64
Swedish
193
Vlaams (Flemish)
22
Yiddish
16
Germanic languages, n.i.e.
13
Greek
4,119
Indo-Iranian languages
35,907
Indo-Aryan languages
28,659
Bengali
2,171
Gujarati
4,308
Hindi
8,072
Kashmiri
49
Konkani
255
Marathi
248
Nepali
53
Oriya (Odia)
21
Punjabi (Panjabi)
5,591
Sindhi
634
Sinhala (Sinhalese)
1,449
Urdu
14,243
Iranian languages
7,514
Kurdish
69
Pashto
949
Persian (Farsi)
6,531
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e.
155
Italic (Romance) languages
25,692
Italian
9,175
Portuguese
4,543
Romanian
1,891
Spanish
10,284
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e.
43
Japanese
479
Georgian
10
Korean
961
Niger-Congo languages
2,553
Akan (Twi)
412
Bamanankan
11
Edo
49
Ewe
44
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde)
58
Ga
32
Ganda
22
Igbo
113
Lingala
266
Rundi (Kirundi)
59
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda)
87
Shona
113
Swahili
393
Wolof
10
Yoruba
390
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e.
510
Nilo-Saharan languages
22
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e.
22
Sign languages
1,225
American Sign Language
457
Sign languages, n.i.e
363
Sino-Tibetan languages
9,546
Chinese languages
8,787
Cantonese
3,931
Hakka
134
Mandarin
4,942
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese)
267
Wu (Shanghainese)
134
Chinese, n.o.s.
236
Tibeto-Burman languages
107
Burmese
11
Tibetan
70
Tai-Kadai languages
236
Lao
92
Thai
106
Turkic languages
427
Azerbaijani
32
Turkish
257
Uyghur
11
Uralic languages
2,218
Estonian
73
Finnish
196
Hungarian
1,245
Other languages, n.i.e.
109
Mobility Status 1 Year Ago
Total population 1 year and over 1 year ago
680,681
Non-movers
610,126
Movers
70,555
Moved within lower tier municipality
30,516
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality
40,039
Moved from within Canada
37,515
Moved from another municipality within the province
35,683
Moved from another province
1,832
Moved from outside of Canada
2,524
Mobility Status 5 Years Ago
Total population 5 years and over 5 years ago
649,668
Non-movers
422,551
Movers
227,117
Moved within lower tier municipality
97,319
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality
129,797
Moved from within Canada
118,516
Moved from another municipality within the province
114,352
Moved from another province
4,165
Moved from outside of Canada
11,281