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Demographics Separate


Durham City and the regional demographic

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Demographics Separate


Durham City and the regional demographic

Demographics

Home to a world renowned university, Durham City offers easy access to high-quality skills, talent and employment across a broad range of sectors. Durham has also become the location of choice for people working in the wider region and beyond. Now, it’s home to 66,000 residents who choose to commute out to work, all of whom take advantage of the connectivity that makes it so accessible within the region.

 
 

430,000 employed living in Durham City’s catchment
 


13,000 full time students at Durham University

 

30% employed in CDIT, tourism & leisure, renewable tech


12% population growth since 2001

 

105,000 students at the region’s 5 universities
 


3,800 people employed at Durham University

 

The vibrant city of Durham is the perfect place to spend time. From intimate restaurants and chic café-bars, to traditional restaurants and pubs, it offers everything for an enjoyable and memorable day out.

An undisputed cultural gem, it’s a medieval city that’s grown a modern and lively heart. Today, it still retains all its historic charm and remains a truly distinct place to be, with its iconic Cathedral and Castle World Heritage Site providing a skyline to rival any in Europe.