District Heights 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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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

District Heights Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
5,984

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.4%
5 - 17:
20.9%
18 - 24:
6.9%
25 - 34:
16.5%
35 - 54:
20.1%
55 - 64:
15.9%
Over 65 Years:
12.5%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.0%
3.0%
High School Graduates
86.8%
86.8%
College Graduated
16.6%
16.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

District Heights
$28,118
$28,118
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

District Heights
$77,278
$77,278
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.1%

Employment Industries in District Heights

 
Healthcare
15.9%
15.9%
Public Service
10.9%
10.9%
Construction
9.6%
9.6%
Transportation
9.1%
9.1%
Education
8.5%
8.5%
Administration
8.3%
8.3%
Accommodation
6.6%
6.6%
Arts
6.2%
6.2%
Other
5.7%
5.7%
Real estate
5.3%
5.3%
Retail
5.3%
5.3%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
4.3%
4.3%
Manufacturing
2.9%
2.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Black or African American
89.4%
89.4%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
7.4%
7.4%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.6%
1.6%
White
1.2%
1.2%
Asian
0.4%
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Other Subsaharan African
2.0%
2.0%
German
2.0%
2.0%
African
1.1%
1.1%
Sierra Leonean
0.8%
0.8%
Jamaican
0.7%
0.7%
Irish
0.6%
0.6%
Trinidadian and Tobagonian
0.4%
0.4%
Barbadian
0.3%
0.3%
Turkish
0.2%
0.2%
Ghanian
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
European
0.2%
0.2%
English
0.1%
0.1%
Yugoslavian
0.0%
0.0%
Other West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
U.S. Virgin Islander
0.0%
0.0%
Haitian
0.0%
0.0%
Dutch West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
British West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
88.9%
88.9%
Spanish
7.1%
7.1%
African languages
0.4%
0.4%
Tagalog
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Chinese
0.1%
0.1%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
Miao/Hmong
0.0%
0.0%
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian)
0.0%
0.0%
Korean
0.0%
0.0%
Japanese
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born District Heights Residents:
7.7%