Cheyney University CDP, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Cheyney University CDP, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Cheyney University Census Designated Place had a population of 998 as of July 1, 2017. Cheyney University CDP ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Cheyney University CDP is located at latitude 39.9335 and longitude -75.5303 in Chester County. The formal boundaries for the Cheyney University Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

While the primary coordinates for Cheyney University Census Designated Place are located in Chester County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Delaware County.

The Cheyney University Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2633700) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Cheyney University Census Designated Place is located within Township of Thornbury, a minor civil division (MCD) of Chester County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cheyney University CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Cheyney University CDP, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 998
Daytime Population: Workers 324
Daytime Population: Residents 599
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 923
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 504
Population in Familes 475
Population in Group Qrtrs 494
Population Density2 4,280
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $150,000
Average Household Income $142,951
Per Capita Income $34,157


Total Housing Units 6 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4 (66.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $500,000
Average Home Value $575,000


Total Households 5
Average Household Size 100.8
Family Households 4
Average Family Size 119
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.14% 0.36%
Households 3.13% 0.0%
Families 4.05% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   1.65%

Cheyney University CDP, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cheyney University CDP to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 975 45th
Population Density # 213 88th
Diversity Index # 55 97th
Median Household Income # 7 100th
Per Capita Income # 283 84th

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