Basic information about the Durham County
The Durham County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 299 square miles, with 12 square miles being water areas. There are 267.587 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Durham County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (46.44%), followed by Black or African American (37.96%) and Some Other Race (7.88%). There are 109.348 households in the county, while 58,06% of them are family households and 41,94% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Durham County. The most populated city is Raleigh city and the smallest town or village is Rougemont CDP.