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Dellwood, Missouri
Location of Dellwood, Missouri
Location of Dellwood, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County St. Louis
Area
 • Total 1.03 sq mi (2.68 km2)
 • Land 1.03 sq mi (2.68 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
535 ft (163 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 5,025
 • Estimate 
(2019)
4,997
 • Density 4,828.02/sq mi (1,863.95/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
63135, 63136
Area code(s) 314
FIPS code 29-19018
GNIS feature ID 0755982

Dellwood is a city in north St. Louis County, Missouri, United States. The population was 5,025 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Dellwood is located at 38°45′30″N 90°16′28″W / 38.75833°N 90.27444°W / 38.75833; -90.27444 (38.758250, -90.274461).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.03 square miles (2.67 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 4,720
1970 7,137 51.2%
1980 6,200 −13.1%
1990 5,245 −15.4%
2000 5,255 0.2%
2010 5,025 −4.4%
Est. 2019 4,997 −0.6%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 5,025 people, 1,834 households, and 1,336 families living in the city. The population density was 4,878.6 inhabitants per square mile (1,883.6/km2). There were 1,978 housing units at an average density of 1,920.4 per square mile (741.5/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 18.0% White, 79.2% African American, 0.5% Native American, 0.4% Asian, 0.3% from other races, and 1.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.8% of the population.

There were 1,834 households, of which 42.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 32.5% were married couples living together, 34.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 27.2% were non-families. 23.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.22.

The median age in the city was 34.6 years. 29.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.4% were from 25 to 44; 25.7% were from 45 to 64; and 8.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 44.5% male and 55.5% female.

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