Durham, NH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,731 housing units in Durham. This represents a 10.3% growth from 1,569 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,731 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Durham is about 41.8%. Durham's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 0.7%. Average household size is 2.61 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Durham were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.10%
One Bedroom16.30%
Two Bedrooms31.70%
Three Bedrooms27.30%
Four Bedrooms15.80%
Five Bedrooms or more3.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.42
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$176,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$137,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.75
Median year structure was built1968

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.30%
Home Equity Loan8%
Simple Mortgage44.80%
Debt Free44.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.2%