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Danville Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Danville Area is 53,696. The Danville Area population density is 103.41 people per square mile, which is about the same as the state average density of 108.48 people per square mile and is higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Danville Area is white, which represent 92.08% of the total population. The average Danville Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 53,696. #542

Population Density, #371

Danville Area
103.41 per square mile
108.48 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:49,444 (92.08%, #250)
Black:2,620 (4.88%, #377)
Hispanic:1,237 (2.30%, #690)
Asian:382 (0.71%, #548)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):76 (0.14%, #776)
One Race, Other:198 (0.37%, see rank)
Two or More Races:976 (1.82%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

44,255 (82.42%) out of the total population of 53,696 reported first ancestry.

 Danville Area% of the Total PopulationKentuckyU.S.
Arab230.04%, see rank0.29%0.56%
Czech360.07%, see rank0.11%0.47%
Danish580.11%, see rank0.10%0.42%
Dutch6061.13%, see rank1.13%1.40%
English4,7378.82%, see rank10.29%8.02%
French1,0001.86%, see rank1.82%3.34%
German5,59910.43%, see rank14.75%15.03%
Greek650.12%, see rank0.15%0.41%
Hungarian740.14%, see rank0.17%0.46%
Irish6,35211.83%, see rank12.51%10.80%
Italian7591.41%, see rank1.99%5.52%
Norwegian3610.67%, see rank0.32%1.42%
Polish3570.66%, see rank0.83%3.01%
Portuguese200.04%, see rank0.08%0.44%
Russian300.06%, see rank0.21%0.92%
Scotch-Irish7661.43%, see rank1.37%0.99%
Scottish1,0381.93%, see rank1.88%1.72%
Subsaharan African1490.28%, see rank0.85%0.95%
Swedish2390.45%, see rank0.37%1.27%
Swiss2070.39%, see rank0.24%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.08%0.31%
American18,11133.73%, see rank20.66%7.12%
Welsh3310.62%, see rank0.52%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 26,282 (48.95%, see rank)
Females: 27,414 (51.05%, see rank)

Danville Area
Male: 48.95%
Female: 51.05%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Danville Area
40.20 years old
38.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Danville Area
39.00 years old
37.00 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Danville Area
42.00 years old
39.70 years old
38.80 years old

 Danville Area% of the Total PopulationKentuckyU.S.
Under 5 years3,1735.91%, see rank6.34%6.36%
5 to 9 years3,6006.70%, see rank6.44%6.51%
10 to 14 years3,0715.72%, see rank6.56%6.59%
15 to 19 years3,7657.01%, see rank6.59%6.85%
20 to 24 years3,7607.00%, see rank7.01%7.13%
25 to 34 years5,85010.89%, see rank12.91%13.47%
35 to 44 years6,87512.80%, see rank12.97%12.96%
45 to 54 years7,72414.38%, see rank14.30%14.09%
55 to 64 years6,99813.03%, see rank12.86%12.29%
65 to 74 years5,0439.39%, see rank8.08%7.64%
75 to 84 2,7245.07%, see rank4.25%4.25%
85 years and over1,1132.07%, see rank1.69%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Danville AreaKentuckyU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population36,327, 100%2,939,709209,056,129
Less Than High School6,336, 17.44%, see rank16.54%13.67%
High School Graduate14,571, 40.11%, see rank33.73%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree9,374, 25.80%, see rank27.96%29.09%
Bachelor Degree3,248, 8.94%, see rank12.86%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree2,798, 7.70%, see rank8.92%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.72, see rank13.0413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Danville Area KentuckyU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,38277.71%22.29%75.59%24.41%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)5,44591.66%, see rank8.34%, see rank88.54%11.46%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)2,61193.60%, see rank6.40%, see rank88.73%11.27%90.60%9.40%
College3,34559.10%, see rank40.90%, see rank82.22%17.78%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School42773.30%, see rank26.70%, see rank75.35%24.65%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Danville AreaKentuckyU.S.
Total Households20,674, 100%1,702,235116,211,092
Average Household Size2.47, see rank2.502.63
1 Person Households5,573, 26.96%, see rank28.11%27.57%
2 or More Person Households15,101, 73.04%, see rank71.89%72.43%
Family Households (Families)14,359, 69.45%, see rank66.64%66.22%
Average Family Size3.05, see rank3.133.32
Married-Couple Family10,377, 50.19%, see rank49.17%48.42%
Nonfamily Households6,315, 30.55%, see rank33.36%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Danville Area%KentuckyU.S.
15 Years and Over Total43,852see rank3,535,619252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over21,358100%, see rank1,722,001123,281,364
Never Married5,99128.05%, see rank31.04%35.77%
Married11,61254.37%, see rank53.89%52.04%
Widowed6152.88%, see rank2.93%2.57%
Divorced3,14014.70%, see rank12.14%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over22,494100%, see rank1,813,618129,692,771
Never Married5,00522.25%, see rank24.47%29.48%
Married11,90952.94%, see rank51.24%49.19%
Widowed2,46310.95%, see rank10.21%9.16%
Divorced3,11713.86%, see rank14.09%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Danville Area%KentuckyU.S.
Native52,97998.66%, see rank96.63%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence40,87476.12%, see rank69.96%58.73%
Born in Different State11,89322.15%, see rank26.02%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
2120.39%, see rank0.64%1.42%
Foreign Born7171.34%, see rank3.37%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship3300.61%, see rank1.20%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship3870.72%, see rank2.17%7.09%
Born In Europe450.08%, see rank0.50%1.53%
Born In Asia2320.43%, see rank1.10%3.82%
Born In Africa60.01%, see rank0.28%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America4250.79%, see rank1.39%6.83%
Born In Northern America90.02%, see rank0.08%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Danville Area%KentuckyU.S.
English20,08997.17%, see rank94.34%79.39%
Spanish3711.79%, see rank2.78%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1800.87%, see rank1.55%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages230.11%, see rank0.92%3.36%
Other110.05%, see rank0.41%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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