Statewide Claims to Fame

Darby is 1st in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Darby is 1st in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Darby is 2nd in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Darby is 3rd in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in People per household

Darby is 4th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Darby is 10th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Foreign born residents

Darby is 13th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

Darby is 14th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Darby Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 10,682 60th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 0.8 247th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 12,692.4 1st 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Darby Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 9.1% 4th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 33.0% 1st 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.2% 239th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Darby Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 86.6% 179th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.0% 227th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Darby Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 16.2% 255th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 78.9% 2nd 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 78th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 185th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 50th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.3% 48th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.1% 154th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 16.0% 254th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Darby Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 54.5% 14th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 15.6% 10th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Darby Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 3,888 122nd 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 19.5% 195th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 3,309 139th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 50.0% 216th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $84,300 207th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 3.1 3rd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Darby Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $14,348 254th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $35,429 189th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 31.1% 13th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Darby Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 571 135th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $14,925 182nd $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $1,498 186th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $5,461 147th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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