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Yardville, New Jersey
Census-designated place
Along South Broad Street (CR 672)
Along South Broad Street (CR 672)
Location in Mercer County and the state of New Jersey.
Location in Mercer County and the state of New Jersey.
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Mercer
Township Hamilton
Area
 • Total 4.074 sq mi (10.551 km2)
 • Land 4.051 sq mi (10.492 km2)
 • Water 0.023 sq mi (0.059 km2)  0.56%
Elevation 59 ft (18 m)
Population (2010 Census)
 • Total 7,186
 • Density 1,773.9/sq mi (684.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (EDT) (UTC-4)
FIPS code 3483170
GNIS feature ID 02633183

Yardville is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Hamilton Township, in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP's population was 2,945. Before the 2010 Census, the area was part of the Yardville-Groveville CDP, which was split into two CDPs, Yardville and Groveville.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 4.074 square miles (10.551 km2), including 4.051 square miles (10.492 km2) of land and 0.023 square miles (0.059 km2) of water (0.56%).

Demographics

2010 Census

As of the census of 2010, there were 7,186 people, 2,757 households, and 2,048 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,773.9 per square mile (684.9/km2). There were 2,841 housing units at an average density of 701.3 per square mile (270.8/km2)*. The racial makeup of the CDP was 92.93% (6,678) White, 2.80% (201) Black or African American, 0.07% (5) Native American, 2.34% (168) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 1.00% (72) from other races, and 0.86% (62) from two or more races. [[Hispanic (U.S. Census)|Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.31% (310) of the population.

There were 2,757 households out of which 28.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.2% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.7% were non-families. 21.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 20.0% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 23.5% from 25 to 44, 32.5% from 45 to 64, and 16.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44.3 years. For every 100 females there were 96.5 males. For every 100 females ages 18 and old there were 91.6 males.


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