The population count of Durham County, NC was 294,618 in 2016. The population count of Forsyth County, NC was 364,691 in 2016.


Population Change

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Demographics and Population Datasets Involving Durham County, NC or Forsyth County, NC

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    NC Certified Minority and Women Owned Businesses Directory | Last Updated 2018-03-30T22:01:50.000Z

    The businesses listed here are certified by the State of North Carolina and are registered vendors as part of the City of Raleigh's directory of Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE). The City's Business Assistance Coordinator manages the MWBE Assistance program Minority-Owned Business, maintains this Minority and Women-owned Business Directory, and solicits participation in construction contracts. Certified businesses in this directory are distributed to City departments for use on city projects.

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    North Carolina Healthcare Costs - By County And Census Tract | Last Updated 2015-04-23T17:54:02.000Z

    Summarizes healthcare cost and utilization for Medicaid recipients. Healthcare costs incurred during months of Medicaid eligibility.

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    Durham County Population Density (2012) | Last Updated 2015-02-21T02:47:33.000Z

    2012 - The population per square mile of the selected blockgroup. Data Dictionary Attached Data from American Community Survey (ACS) for 2010-2014.

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    Forsyth Futures: Accidental Death Rate, 2004-2014 | Last Updated 2016-02-16T16:29:51.000Z

    This dataset contains information on the rate of accidental deaths for Durham, Guilford, Forsyth, Mecklenburg, and Wake Counties and North Carolina. Accidental deaths are expressed as resident deaths per 100,000 people. Data was collected from the NC Vitals Statistic Reports and is a aggregate of two causes of death: unintentional motor vehicle deaths and other unintentional deaths.

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    Forsyth Futures: Violent Crime, 2003-2014 | Last Updated 2016-02-16T16:43:43.000Z

    This dataset includes rates on violent crime instances for North Carolina and NC's major urban counties (Durham, Forsyth, Guilford, Mecklenburg and Wake). Years included are 2003 to 2014.

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    Forsyth Futures: Unemployment, 2004-2014 | Last Updated 2016-02-16T16:43:03.000Z

    This dataset includes information pertaining to employment for the United States, North Carolina and NC's major urban counties (Durham, Forsyth, Guilford, Mecklenburg, and Wake).

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    Forsyth Futures: Suicide Rate, 3-year Estimates, 2004-2014 | Last Updated 2016-01-05T21:05:18.000Z

    This dataset shows the rate per 100,000 of suicide deaths in 5 Major Urban counties (Durham, Forsyth, Guilford, Mecklenburg, and Wake), and the state of North Carolina. These numbers are calculated to represent a 3-year average.

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    Forsyth Futures: Concentrated Poverty, including race, 2013 | Last Updated 2016-01-08T15:38:50.000Z

    This dataset includes every census tract for North Carolina. Columns include population of each race and the number of those within each race living in poverty. To be considered "concentrated" poverty, that census tract must have at least 40% of its population living below the poverty line

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    Durham Compass Data - by Census Blockgroups | Last Updated 2015-02-21T02:49:07.000Z

    Most recent Demographic, % Racial, Unmaintained Properties Data, etc. See Data Key for descriptions: LIST: Total Population Population Density White/Caucasian Black/African American Asian Hispanic/Latino Other Race Median Age Race/Ethnic Diversity Youth Population Retirement-Age Population Land Use Diversity Median Household Income Per Capita Income Residential Building Permit Values Commercial Building Permit Values Supplemental Security Income Crimes Involving Property Crimes with a Violent Component Drug-Related Crimes Renter-Occupied Housing Rent 30% or More of Income Monthly Owners Costs 30% or More of Income Minimum housing code violations Unmaintained Property Violations Average Age of Residential Property Percent Commuting 30 Minutes or More Percent of Commuters Driving Alone Tree Canopy Impervious Area Automotive Code Violations Sidewalk-to-Roadway Ratio Commuting to Work by Bicycle Commuting to Work by Foot Households Within Walking Distance to Bus Stops Number of Daily Bus Arrivals Number of Nightly Bus Arrivals Working from Home Households Within Walking Distance to Banks Households Within Walking Distance to Full Service Grocers Households Within Walking Distance to Pharmacies

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    Forsyth Futures: Racial Disparity In Concentrated Poverty, 2006-2010 & 2010-2014 | Last Updated 2016-02-16T16:42:17.000Z

    This dataset includes data pertaining to concentrated poverty areas and the number of individuals residing within those areas. There are two racial categories included: White Non-Hispanic and an aggregation of all minority groups. Areas included in this dataset are North Carolina and its major urban counties (Durham, Forsyth, Guilford, Mecklenburg, and Wake).