According to the most recent Piedmont CCD Delaware demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Piedmont CCD shows it has a Population 2021 of 29,972 which is more than all other places in the greater Piedmont CCD region. Figure 3 uses the Piedmont CCD population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Piedmont CCD Delaware depicts an increase of 403 (1%).
The total Piedmont CCD Delaware greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Piedmont CCD shows it has a Population Change of 1.4% which is the third most population percent change of all other places in the greater Piedmont CCD region.
Looking at the Piedmont CCD population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Piedmont CCD Delaware shows it has 758 people per square mile which is the smallest when ranked by population density of all the other places in the greater region. The next higher in terms of population density is Greenville CDP 32.8% larger with population density of 1,007. The place with the highest population density in the area is Elsmere which shows a people per square mile of 6,127 ( markedly bigger). Figure 6 provides Piedmont CCD demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Piedmont CCD shows it has a Median Age of 49.4 which is the highest of all places in the metropolitan area.
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Piedmont CCD population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Piedmont CCD Delaware has the smallest proportion of people between 20 and 29 years old at 8.4% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of people between 50 and 59 yeasr old at 17.0% of the total and is ranked #1. Third, it has the largest proportion of people between 60 and 69 years old at 16.8% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 8 illustrates the overall diversity breakdown for Piedmont CCD population and ethnicity groups in the area. (note: Hispanic/Latino is broken out separately in the next diagram and also the group denoted as Native ethnicity includes Native American, and Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander.) Piedmont CCD Delaware has the smallest proportion of White population at 2.4% of the total. Figure 9 shows the Piedmont CCD Delaware Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Piedmont CCD depicts it has a Hispanic or Latino of 2.3% which is less than most other places in the local area.
Piedmont CCD Delaware Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Piedmont CCD has the smallest proportion of total percent married at 21% of the total. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Piedmont CCD households. Piedmont CCD shows it has a Family Size of 2.9 which is the second smallest in terms of average family size of all the other places in the metro area. The place with the highest average family size in the area is Elsmere which shows an average family size of 3.7 (28.8% larger).
Looking at Piedmont CCD households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Piedmont CCD depicts it has a Married-couple family of 87% which is the third most husband and wife family percent of all other places in the greater Piedmont CCD region. The place with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Hockessin CDP which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 89% (only about 3.0% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Piedmont CCD shows it has a Birth Rate of 3.8% which is less than most other places in the local area. The place with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Elsmere which shows a birth rate of 9.0% (approximately 2.4 times bigger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has one of the largest proportions of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 at 21% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger place being Hockessin CDP with 41%.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Piedmont CCD households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Piedmont CCD depicts it has a Total Single People of 34% which is the second smallest as measured by percent of people who are single for any reason of all the other places in the metro area. The place with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Elsmere which depicts a percent single of 69% (about twice as large). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Piedmont CCD is approximately three-fourths the size. Also, in contrast to the state of Delaware, percent of people who are single for any reason of 51%, Piedmont CCD is approximately three-fourths the size.
The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 at 56% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger place being Greenville CDP with 80%. Second, it has the second smallest when sorted by percent of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 of all the other places in the metro area in order of non citizens who entered the US between 1990 to 1999 at 3% of the total.
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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and Census County Division "CCD".)
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