Hockessin Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Hockessin Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
13,883

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.8%
5 - 17:
16.2%
18 - 24:
5.5%
25 - 34:
8.1%
35 - 54:
28.2%
55 - 64:
13.6%
Over 65 Years:
23.6%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
2.5%
2.5%
High School Graduates
96.2%
96.2%
College Graduated
64.6%
64.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

Hockessin
$57,614
$57,614
USA
$31,177
$31,177

Median household income

Hockessin
$125,847
$125,847
USA
$57,652
$57,652

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
1.9%

Employment Industries in Hockessin

 
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Healthcare
19.0%
19.0%
Finance
16.1%
16.1%
Manufacturing
13.3%
13.3%
Education
13.0%
13.0%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
8.1%
8.1%
Retail
6.1%
6.1%
Construction
5.3%
5.3%
Accommodation
4.1%
4.1%
Other
3.2%
3.2%
Public Service
2.7%
2.7%
Transportation
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
82.6%
82.6%
Black Or African American
3.9%
3.9%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
11.0%
11.0%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.5%
1.5%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
0.8%
0.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
20.8%
20.8%
Italian
14.9%
14.9%
English
11.2%
11.2%
German
10.9%
10.9%
Polish
7.7%
7.7%
European
3.2%
3.2%
Russian
2.2%
2.2%
French
1.9%
1.9%
Scots-Irish
1.2%
1.2%
Scottish
1.2%
1.2%
Swedish
1.1%
1.1%
British
1.1%
1.1%
Welsh
1.0%
1.0%
Eastern European
0.8%
0.8%
Austrian
0.7%
0.7%
Hungarian
0.7%
0.7%
Norwegian
0.7%
0.7%
French Canadian
0.5%
0.5%
Ukrainian
0.5%
0.5%
Turkish
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
85.5%
85.5%
Chinese
3.8%
3.8%
Other Asian languages
2.5%
2.5%
Tagalog
2.1%
2.1%
Langs. of India
1.7%
1.7%
Spanish
1.0%
1.0%
Italian
0.6%
0.6%
Korean
0.5%
0.5%
Polish
0.5%
0.5%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Portuguese
0.3%
0.3%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Japanese
0.2%
0.2%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.0%
0.0%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Hockessin Residents:
14.0%