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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bowers Town, Delaware give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 17

10 to 14 years : 8

15 to 17 years : 4

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 3

25 to 29 years : 2

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 10

40 to 44 years : 34

45 to 49 years : 20

50 to 54 years : 2

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 7

70 to 74 years : 4

75 to 79 years : 10

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 9 years : 7

10 to 14 years : 7

15 to 17 years : 10

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 5

25 to 29 years : 10

30 to 34 years : 5

35 to 39 years : 10

40 to 44 years : 28

45 to 49 years : 15

50 to 54 years : 5

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 7

70 to 74 years : 7

75 to 79 years : 8

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 208

Multiple ancestry : 61

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 28


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 300

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 4

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Total:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 17 years : 53

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 82

45 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 41

75 years and over : 24

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 17 years : 42

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 10

35 to 44 years : 43

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 2

65 to 74 years : 15

75 years and over : 2

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 37

45 to 54 years : 32

55 to 59 years : 13

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 26

75 years and over : 22

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 3

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 1

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 60

Female : 86

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 87

Female : 67

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 3

Female : 1

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 136

Born in other state in the United States : 148

Native: born outside the United States : 1

Foreign born : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 22

Now married, except separated : 43

Divorced : 36

Separated : 6

Widowed : 2

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 28

Now married, except separated : 71

Divorced : 29

Separated : 2

Widowed : 18

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 1

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Speak only English : 281

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bowers Town, Delaware

  • German: 66   (23.0%)
  • Irish: 63   (22.0%)
  • United States Or American: 33   (11.5%)
  • English: 28   (9.8%)
  • Italian: 23   (8.0%)
  • Polish: 14   (4.9%)
  • Other Groups: 12   (4.2%)
  • Welsh: 9   (3.1%)
  • Dutch: 8   (2.8%)
  • British: 7   (2.4%)
  • Scottish: 6   (2.1%)
  • Austrian: 5   (1.7%)
  • Yugoslavian: 3   (1.0%)
  • Slovak: 3   (1.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (1.0%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.7%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bowers Town, Delaware is 306



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bowers Town, Delaware: 150
Female Population in Bowers Town, Delaware: 156


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bowers Town, Delaware: 44.7
Median Female Resident Age in Bowers Town, Delaware: 43.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bowers Town, Delaware


White


Both sexes

52.3

Male

52.3

Female

52.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

52.0

Male

32.0

Female

54.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

85.3

Male

43.5

Female

85.5

Asian


Both sexes

15.0

Male

13.5

Female

16.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.5

Male

38.0

Female

7.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

23.5

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.5

Male

52.5

Female

52.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Bowers Town, Delaware


  • White: 287
  • African American: 12
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 7



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Bowers Town, Delaware citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Bowers Town, Delaware

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (2.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (1.87%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (3.74%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (10.28%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 52   (48.6%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 7   (6.54%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 13   (12.15%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5   (4.67%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (4.67%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (2.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (1.87%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (3.7%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (4.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (1.85%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (7.41%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 48   (44.44%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (9.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 8   (7.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (4.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 7   (6.48%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (4.63%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (5.56%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Bowers Town, Delaware

  • Lake Forest East Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 124 West Front Street, Frederica, DE 19946, Phone: (302) 335-5261, Students: 385 )



Museums Near Bowers Town, Delaware


  • Frederica Historical Society


    Po Box 287, Frederica, DE 19946

  • Friends Of The Delaware Archives Inc


    Po Box 287, Frederica, DE 19946

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bowers Town, Delaware affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Bowers Town, Delaware.

Area Features of Bowers Town, Delaware


Bar


(1) Hawknest   (2) Shirleys Bar   (3) The Inner Fork Of The Shears Historical  

Beach


(1) Bowers Beach  

Bridge


(1) Carpenters Bridge   (2) Fork Landing Bridge  

Building


(1) Barratt House Historical   (2) Bowers Beach Maritime Museum   (3) Bowers Beach Town Hall   (4) Bowers Fire Company Incorporated   (5) Frederica City Hall   (6) Frederica Police Department   (7) Frederica Volunteer Fire Company   (8) Jehu Reed House Historical  

Cape


(1) Murderkill Neck   (2) Sandy Point  

Cemetery


(1) Saint James Cemetery  

Church


(1) Barratts Chapel   (2) Frederica First Baptist Church   (3) Hubert American Methodist Episcopal Church   (4) Laws Mennonite Church   (5) Mount Olive Church   (6) Saint James American Methodist Episcopal Church   (7) Saxton United Methodist Church   (8) The Way Of Truth Church   (9) Trinity United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) State Of Delaware   (2) Town Of Bowers   (3) Town Of Frederica  

Dam


(1) Coursey Pond Dam  

Gut


(1) Brockonbridge Gut   (2) Trunk Ditch  

Locale


(1) Bennetts Pier   (2) Island Field Site   (3) Kent County Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility   (4) Kent County Sewer Treatment Plant  

Park


(1) Burton - Derrickson Tract Of Murderkill River Nature Preserve   (2) Little Creek Wildlife Area Logan Tract   (3) Milford Neck Wildlife Area  

Populated Place


(1) Barkers Landing Estates   (2) Bay View Heights   (3) Bayview Heights   (4) Bowers Beach   (5) Bowers Landing   (6) Frederica   (7) High Point Mobile Home Park   (8) Little Heaven   (9) Otters Run   (10) South Bowers   (11) Warren Landing   (12) Webb Landing   (13) Wickham Woods  

School


(1) Lake Forest East Elementary School   (2) Olive School   (3) Union School  

Stream


(1) Ash Gut   (2) Browns Branch   (3) Double Run   (4) Hudson Branch   (5) Murderkill River   (6) Pratt Branch   (7) Saint Jones River   (8) Spring Creek  

Swamp


(1) Big Cripple Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bowers Town, Delaware

19946 (pop. 3,322)


Cities Nearby Bowers Town, Delaware

Magnolia Town, DE  (pop. 150) 4.2 Miles
Frederica Town, DE  (pop. 653) 5.1 Miles
Dover Base Housing Cdp, DE  (pop. 2,101) 6.0 Miles
Rising Sun-lebanon Cdp, DE  (pop. 3,127) 6.4 Miles
Riverview Cdp, DE  (pop. 2,278) 6.8 Miles
Milford North Ccd, DE  (pop. 9,758) 6.9 Miles
Woodside East Cdp, DE  (pop. 2,078) 7.7 Miles
Highland Acres Cdp, DE  (pop. 3,466) 7.7 Miles
Little Creek Town, DE  (pop. 194) 7.8 Miles
Kent Acres Cdp, DE  (pop. 2,088) 8.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bowers Town, Delaware

302



Elevation in Bowers Town, Delaware is 23.0 ft. (7.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bowers Town, Delaware

Lat: 39.060014 N        Long: -75.398571 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Bowers Town, Delaware need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Delaware

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 6.91 4.51 10.33 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 6.91 4.51 10.33 0.00 6.46
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.62 7.03 4.73 10.99 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.62 7.03 4.73 10.99 0.00 6.70
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.66 7.01 4.71 10.82 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.66 7.01 4.71 10.82 0.00 6.70
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.01 7.25 4.88 11.78 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 9.01 7.25 4.88 11.78 0.00 6.98
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.91 7.00 4.62 11.17 0.00 6.78
  Total Electric Industry 8.91 7.00 4.62 11.17 0.00 6.78
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.09 7.08 4.72 11.95 0.00 6.91
  Total Electric Industry 9.09 7.08 4.72 11.95 0.00 6.91
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.97 7.00 4.68 12.04 0.00 6.88
  Total Electric Industry 8.97 7.00 4.68 12.04 0.00 6.88
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.22 7.19 4.82 12.45 0.00 7.00
  Total Electric Industry 9.22 7.19 4.82 12.45 0.00 7.00
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.13 7.07 4.65 13.17 0.00 6.88
  Total Electric Industry 9.13 7.07 4.65 13.17 0.00 6.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.81 3.17 0.00 0.00 3.30
  Full-Service Providers 9.17 7.39 4.73 13.24 0.00 7.12
  Total Electric Industry 9.17 7.39 4.71 13.24 0.00 7.10
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.29 3.71 5.42 0.00 0.00 4.08
  Full-Service Providers 8.54 6.12 3.68 14.19 0.00 6.17
  Total Electric Industry 8.54 5.89 3.73 14.19 0.00 6.08
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.63 1.06 0.78 0.00 0.00 0.83
  Energy-Only Providers 3.03 4.06 3.62 0.00 0.00 3.70
  Full-Service Providers 8.61 7.09 4.90 14.17 0.00 7.00
  Total Electric Industry 8.61 7.00 4.81 14.17 0.00 6.80
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.88 0.33 0.00 0.00 0.35
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 3.97 3.57 0.00 0.00 3.58
  Full-Service Providers 8.70 7.17 5.20 14.13 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.70 7.15 4.85 14.13 0.00 6.91
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.64 0.21 0.00 0.00 0.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.02 4.41 0.00 0.00 4.41
  Full-Service Providers 8.59 7.32 5.61 0.00 0.00 7.43
  Total Electric Industry 8.59 7.31 5.15 0.00 0.00 6.96
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.04 0.19 0.00 0.00 0.19
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.10 6.43 0.00 0.00 6.43
  Full-Service Providers 8.78 7.44 5.82 0.00 0.00 7.61
  Total Electric Industry 8.78 7.44 6.06 0.00 0.00 7.53
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.98 0.19 0.00 0.00 0.19
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.53 5.40 0.00 0.00 5.40
  Full-Service Providers 9.01 7.60 6.46 0.00 0.00 7.94
  Total Electric Industry 9.01 7.60 6.21 0.00 0.00 7.76
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.58 1.35 0.31 0.00 0.00 0.77
  Energy-Only Providers 10.64 8.45 7.59 0.00 0.00 7.97
  Full-Service Providers 11.85 10.35 7.47 0.00 0.00 10.52
  Total Electric Industry 11.85 10.21 7.67 0.00 0.00 10.13

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Bowers Town, Delaware

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 5   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 5   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 12   (8.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 11   (7.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 22   (15.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 14   (9.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 31   (21.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 10   (6.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 6   (4.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (2.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 6   (4.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 20   (13.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 113

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 6

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 6

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 4

Other means : 3

Worked at home : 17


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Less than 5 minutes : 6

5 to 9 minutes : 2

10 to 14 minutes : 9

15 to 19 minutes : 15

20 to 24 minutes : 20

25 to 29 minutes : 14

30 to 34 minutes : 32

35 to 39 minutes : 4

40 to 44 minutes : 5

45 to 59 minutes : 17

60 to 89 minutes : 4

90 or more minutes : 4


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

With Social Security income : 59

No Social Security income : 91


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

With retirement income : 52

No retirement income : 98


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $44,999 : 3

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3

$60,000 to $74,999 : 8

$75,000 to $99,999 : 13

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $65,500


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Bowers Town, Delaware

  • WSNJ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Bridgeton, NJ; Owner: Quinn Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WDOV (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WXXY (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Dover, DE; Owner: Wxxy Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WXXY (1600 AM; 3.9 kW; Dover, DE; Owner: Wxxy Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKDI (840 AM; 1.0 kW; Ridgely, MD; Owner: Bayshore Communications Inc.)
  • WJWL (900 AM; 10.5 kW; Georgetown, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WYUS (930 AM; 0.5 kW; Houston, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)

FM Radio Stations Near Bowers Town, Delaware

  • WNCL (101.3 FM; Houston, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WJKS (101.7 FM; Shiloh, NJ; Owner: Qc Communications, Inc)
  • WAIV (102.3 FM; Rio Grande, NJ; Owner: Equity Communications, L.p.)
  • WSJQ (106.7 FM; Cape May, NJ; Owner: Coastal Broadcasting Systems, Inc.)
  • WTDK (107.1 FM; Federalsburg, MD; Owner: Mts Broadcasting, L.c.)
  • 980320MD (88.7 FM; Harrington, DE; Owner: Eagle's Nest Fellowship Church)
  • WWCJ (89.1 FM; Whitesboro, NJ; Owner: Mercer County Community College)
  • 990728MC (91.1 FM; Frederica, DE; Owner: World Revivals, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Frederica, DE; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Cape May Point, NJ; Owner: The Collegium Center For Faith And Culture)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Dewey Beach, DE; Owner: Allied Communications Network Two)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Georgetown, DE; Owner: University Of Delaware)
  • WRTX (91.7 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Temple University Of The Commonwealth System Of Higher Ed)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Odessa, DE; Owner: Chesapeake Catholic Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Odessa, DE; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WGMD (92.7 FM; Lewes, DE; Owner: Resort Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WRDX (92.9 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WDSD (94.7 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WAFL (97.7 FM; Houston, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Bowers Town, Delaware

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 10  (14.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 13  (19.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2  (3.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (9.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 11  (16.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 30  (38.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 16  (20.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 24  (30.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 14 Farms In Bowers Town, Delaware


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Bowers Town, Delaware

  • Dover AFB


    (about 5.8 miles in Dover, Delaware; Airport Code: DOV)

  • Sussex County


    (about 25.7 miles in Georgetown, Delaware; Airport Code: GED)

  • Cape May County


    (about 26.5 miles in Cape May, New Jersey; Airport Code: WWD)

  • Millville Municipal


    (about 27.5 miles in Millville, New Jersey; Airport Code: MIV)

  • Rehoboth Aircrafters


    (about 27.7 miles in Dewey Beach, Delaware; Airport Code: REH)

  • Summit


    (about 36.3 miles in Middletown, Delaware; Airport Code: DE2)

  • Easton Municipal


    (about 40.1 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)

  • Easton/Newnam Field


    (about 40.1 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)

  • Greater Wilmington


    (about 44.2 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • New Castle


    (about 44.2 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bowers Town, Delaware

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.82%

Carpooled

9.09%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

3.90%

Worked At Home

5.19%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Bowers Town, Delaware, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 55

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 5

Female householder, no husband present : 20

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 56

Householder not living alone : 14


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and female partner : 1

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 137


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 43

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 45

Renter-occupied housing units : 25


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 24

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 10

$60,000 to $74,999 : 13

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Total : 237


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Occupied : 150

Vacant : 87


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : 2

Built 2000 to 2004 : 9

Built 1990 to 1999 : 35

Built 1980 to 1989 : 47

Built 1970 to 1979 : 29

Built 1960 to 1969 : 50

Built 1950 to 1959 : 25

Built 1940 to 1949 : 2

Built 1939 or earlier : 38


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Utility gas : 0

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 34

Electricity : 68

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 42

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 6

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 9

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $174,999 : 9

$175,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 to $249,999 : 11

$250,000 to $299,999 : 4

$300,000 to $399,999 : 6

$400,000 to $499,999 : 10

$500,000 to $749,999 : 13

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 2

Home equity loan only : 17

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 46

Housing units without a mortgage : 33


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Bowers Town, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $275,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $189,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $181,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $483,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $157,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $23,100

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $162,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bowers Town, Delaware: 59.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Delaware: 67.4%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Bowers Town, DE): $37,031
Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware): $47,381


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bowers Town): $93,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware): $122,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bowers Town): $583
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware): $639


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bowers Town, Delaware

Utility Gas: 5.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 27.7%
Electricity: 31.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 35.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Bowers Town, Delaware are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bowers Town, Delaware

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc


     Address: 1012 State College Road, Suite 201, Dover, Delaware 19904
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/14/2006

Professional Home Health Care


     Address: 2145 S Dupont Hwy, Dover, Delaware 19901
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/17/1978

Bayhealth Home Care


     Address: 560 S Governors Avenue, Dover, Delaware 19904
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/6/1985

Addus Healthcare


     Address: 1003 Mattlind Way, Milford, Delaware 19963
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/30/1996

Professional Home Health Care Agency Inc


     Address: 401 North Bedford Street, Georgetown, Delaware 19947
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/2/2003

Hospitals Close To Bowers Town, Delaware

Bayhealth Medical Center


     Address: 640 S State Street, Dover, Delaware 19901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Beebe Medical Center


     Address: 424 Savannah Rd, Lewes, Delaware 19958
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Cape Regional Medical Center Inc


     Address: Two Stone Harbor Blvd, Cape May Court House, New Jersey 08210
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nanticoke Memorial Hospital


     Address: 801 Middleford Rd, Seaford, Delaware 19973
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Memorial Hospital Of Salem County


     Address: 310 Woodstown Road, Salem, New Jersey 08079
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Bowers Town, Delaware

Courtland Manor


     Address: 889 South Little Creek Road, Dover, Delaware 19901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Silver Lake Center


     Address: 1080 Silver Lake Blvd, Dover, Delaware 19904
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Westminster Village Health


     Address: 1175 Mckee Road, Dover, Delaware 19904
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Capitol Healthcare Services


     Address: 1225 Walker Road, Dover, Delaware 19901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 119
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Milford Center


     Address: 700 Marvel Road, Milford, Delaware 19963
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 131
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bowers Town, Delaware

Name: Salem
Address: PO Box 236; Hancocks Bridge, NJ 08038
Distance: 30 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bowers Town, Delaware

    Retired Workers: 455
    Disabled Workers: 110
    Widowers Workers: 85
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 75


(updated 2007)



Kent County, Delaware Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.65%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.41%
  • Other 0.94%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Bowers Town, Delaware citizens.

Relocation to Kent County, DE

8.47 % of Kent County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $41,636

Delaware Average 6.10 %

0.21 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,922

Delaware Average 0.14 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Kent County, DE (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • New Castle County , DE 1.92 % ($46,984 AGI )
  • Philadelphia County , PA 0.19 % ($43,981 AGI )
  • Caroline County , MD 0.16 % ($32,667 AGI )

Relocation away from Kent County, DE

6.54 % of Kent County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,085

Delaware Average 5.32 %

0.29 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,652

Delaware Average 0.10 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Kent County, DE (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • New Castle County , DE 1.09 % ($41,164 AGI )
  • Philadelphia County , PA 0.10 % ($33,481 AGI )
  • Caroline County , MD 0.07 % ($26,421 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Delaware

Low Bracket: $5,000 (2.20%)
High Bracket: $60,000 (5.95%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Delaware

No Sales Tax


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Bowers Town, Delaware is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Bowers Town, Delaware

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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Bowers Town, Delaware directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Bowers Town, Delaware

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape n/a n/a 0 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 149 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery n/a n/a 2 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 303 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault n/a n/a 4 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 605 745 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary n/a n/a 4 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 605 149 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a 11 9 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 1,664 1,341 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 151 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson n/a n/a 0 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 149 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a 2 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a 4 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a 3 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Delaware

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,961 2,984 696 3,461 3,775 3,998 4,040 4,631 4,871 4,489


(updated 2014)



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