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The Town of Camden had a population of 3,851 as of July 1, 2021. Camden ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Delaware. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Camden is located at latitude 39.1134 and longitude -75.5419 in Kent County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Camden encompass a land area of 3.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kent County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.
The Town of Camden has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Delaware is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Camden is located within Dover Division of Kent County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Camden: Mifflins Cross Roads, Piccadily.
|Total Population||3,851 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,837 (99.6%)|
|Population in Families||3,174 (82.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||14 ( 0.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$59,729|
|Average Household Income||$70,274|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,472|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,647 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,084 (65.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||416 (25.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||147 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$212,463|
|Average Home Value||$259,848|
|Housing Affordability Index3||182|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.15%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.31%|
The table below compares Camden to the other 77 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Delaware by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 26||68th|
|Population Density||# 60||23rd|
|Median Household Income||# 42||47th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 60||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 51||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 31||61st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Delaware Census Data Comparison Tool.