Durham, CT

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640 Vital Statistics. 26 Condition Alerts found.

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Durham Profile


Overview

Durham is a somewhat small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 7,301 people and just one neighborhood, Durham is the 116th largest community in Connecticut.

Housing costs in Durham are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Connecticut.

Occupations and Workforce

Durham is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.89% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Durham is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Durham who work in management occupations (18.93%), office and administrative support (15.16%), and teaching (9.91%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Durham is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Durham a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Durham has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Durham’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Durham Demographics

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Durham, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Durham is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.03% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Durham in 2010 was $49,767, which is wealthy relative to Connecticut and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $199,068 for a family of four.

The people who call Durham home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Durham residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Durham include Irish, German, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Durham is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Durham, CT HOMES

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TYPE OF Durham, CT HOMES

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SIZE OF Durham, CT HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Durham 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 2.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Durham 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 18.12
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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Durham 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT 13


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Connecticut

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Better than of CT school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CT Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Francis E. Korn School
144 Pickett Lane
Durham, CT, 06422
03-04
Coginchaug Regional High School
135 Pickett Lane
Durham, CT, 06422
09-12
Frederick Brewster School
126 Tuttle Road
Durham, CT, 06422
PK-02
John Lyman School
106 Way Road
Middlefield, CT, 06455
PK-04
Middlefield Memorial School
124 Hubbard Street
Middlefield, CT, 06455
05-06
Middlesex Transition Academy
279 Court Street
Middletown, CT, 06457
12-12
Frank Ward Strong School
191 Main Street (Route 17)
Durham, CT, 06422
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.0% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.3% 5.0%

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