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Cornwells Heights, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Cornwells Heights Census Designated Place had a population of 1,330 as of July 1, 2016. Cornwells Heights ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Cornwells Heights is located at latitude 40.0771 and longitude -74.9517 in Bucks County. The formal boundaries for the Cornwells Heights Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Bucks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 69 feet.

The Cornwells Heights Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584448) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Cornwells Heights Census Designated Place is located within Township of Bensalem, a minor civil division (MCD) of Bucks County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cornwells Heights population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cornwells Heights: Cornwell, Maud.

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Cornwells Heights, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,330
Population in Households 1,228
Population in Familes 1,009
Population in Group Qrtrs 102
Population Density1 2,798
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 475
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 319
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 527 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 322 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 153 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 52 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $274,242
Average Home Value $288,509


Median Household Income $71,188
Average Household Income $74,458
Per Capita Income $28,274
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.71% -0.36%
Households -0.69% -0.42%
Families -0.83% -0.51%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Cornwells Heights, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cornwells Heights to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 833 53rd
Population Density1 # 478 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 352 80th
Median Household Income # 187 89th
Per Capita Income # 553 69th

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