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Demographics Analysis

The people of Delaware City City, 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
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 70

5 to 9 years : 60

10 to 14 years : 24

15 to 17 years : 56

18 and 19 years : 7

20 years : 11

21 years : 22

22 to 24 years : 5

25 to 29 years : 11

30 to 34 years : 29

35 to 39 years : 73

40 to 44 years : 64

45 to 49 years : 36

50 to 54 years : 102

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 16

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 7

70 to 74 years : 34

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 32

Female:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 9 years : 69

10 to 14 years : 61

15 to 17 years : 52

18 and 19 years : 36

20 years : 9

21 years : 10

22 to 24 years : 9

25 to 29 years : 46

30 to 34 years : 30

35 to 39 years : 97

40 to 44 years : 49

45 to 49 years : 77

50 to 54 years : 71

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 33

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 36

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 25

85 years and over : 25


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 648

Multiple ancestry : 880

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 44


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,568

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Total:

Under 5 years : 99

5 to 17 years : 322

18 to 24 years : 109

25 to 34 years : 116

35 to 44 years : 283

45 to 54 years : 286

55 to 59 years : 67

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 49

65 to 74 years : 100

75 years and over : 129

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 94

5 to 17 years : 248

18 to 24 years : 91

25 to 34 years : 89

35 to 44 years : 182

45 to 54 years : 151

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 56

75 years and over : 58

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 74

18 to 24 years : 18

25 to 34 years : 27

35 to 44 years : 101

45 to 54 years : 131

55 to 59 years : 34

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 44

75 years and over : 71

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

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

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 : 0

45 to 54 years : 4

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
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 467

Female : 565

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 258

Female : 278

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 4

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 901

Born in other state in the United States : 487

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 267

Now married, except separated : 291

Divorced : 176

Separated : 8

Widowed : 28

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 110

Now married, except separated : 209

Divorced : 70

Separated : 17

Widowed : 79

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,436

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Delaware City City, Delaware

  • Irish: 309   (18.8%)
  • Other Groups: 291   (17.7%)
  • German: 268   (16.3%)
  • English: 207   (12.6%)
  • Italian: 129   (7.8%)
  • United States Or American: 126   (7.7%)
  • Polish: 65   (3.9%)
  • Scottish: 40   (2.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 40   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 31   (1.9%)
  • Dutch: 30   (1.8%)
  • Welsh: 29   (1.8%)
  • Ukrainian: 16   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 12   (0.7%)
  • Hungarian: 10   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 9   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 7   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.2%)
  • European: 4   (0.2%)
  • British: 3   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Delaware City City, Delaware is 1,572



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Delaware City City, Delaware: 729
Female Population in Delaware City City, Delaware: 843


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Delaware City City, Delaware: 39.7
Median Female Resident Age in Delaware City City, Delaware: 38.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Delaware City City, Delaware


White


Both sexes

42.3

Male

39.8

Female

44.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

40.5

Male

39.0

Female

45.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

67.5

Male

0.0

Female

67.5

Asian


Both sexes

28.5

Male

44.5

Female

25.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

25.5

Female

32.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.5

Male

13.7

Female

13.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.0

Male

25.5

Female

21.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.8

Male

40.1

Female

45.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Delaware City City, Delaware


  • White: 1,392
  • African American: 131
  • American Indian: 13
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 36



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Delaware City City, Delaware

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.59%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.78%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 22   (4.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (3.73%)
  • 10th Grade: 28   (5.49%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (3.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (4.51%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 212   (41.57%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 28   (5.49%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 50   (9.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 31   (6.08%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 39   (7.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 22   (4.31%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.59%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 10   (1.96%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (1.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 13   (2.53%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (3.12%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (2.92%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (3.12%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (1.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 212   (41.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 46   (8.97%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 75   (14.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 31   (6.04%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 50   (9.75%)
  • Master's Degree: 18   (3.51%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (1.17%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Delaware City City, Delaware

  • Delaware City Public Library


    250 Fifth Street, Delaware City, DE 19706

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Delaware City City, Delaware


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Delaware City City, 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 Delaware City City, Delaware.

Area Features of Delaware City City, Delaware


Bar


(1) Goose Island Flats   (2) Pea Patch Shoal  

Bay


(1) Reybold Cove   (2) Salem Cove  

Bridge


(1) Branch Channel Bridge   (2) Reedy Point Bridge  

Building


(1) Delaware City Fire Company   (2) Delaware City Library   (3) Delaware City Police Department   (4) Delaware City Town Hall   (5) Higgins House Historical   (6) Marldale Historical  

Canal


(1) Delaware City Branch Channel  

Cape


(1) Finns Point   (2) Ice House Point   (3) Reedy Point  

Cemetery


(1) Green Hill Cemetery  

Channel


(1) New Castle Range  

Church


(1) Christ Church   (2) Delaware City Presbyterian Church   (3) Ebenezer United Methodist Church   (4) Mount Salem Union American Methodist Episcopal Church   (5) Mount Salem United African Methodist Episcopal Church   (6) Saint Pauls Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Delaware City   (2) Red Lion Division  

Hospital


(1) Governor Bacon Health Center  

Island


(1) Pea Patch Island  

Lake


(1) Tailings Pond  

Locale


(1) Delaware City Power Plant  

Military


(1) Battery Alburtis Historical   (2) Battery Allen Historical   (3) Battery Clermont Best Historical   (4) Battery Dodd Historical   (5) Battery Gibson Historical   (6) Battery Hentig Historical   (7) Battery Read Historical   (8) Battery Rodney Historical   (9) Battery Torbert Historical   (10) Fort Delaware Historical   (11) Fort Dupont Historical  

Park


(1) Dragon Run Park   (2) Fort Delaware State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Delaware City   (2) Reybold  

School


(1) Delaware City Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Cedar Creek   (2) Dragon Creek   (3) Red Lion Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Delaware City City, Delaware

19706 (pop. 1,623)


Cities Nearby Delaware City City, Delaware

Red Lion Ccd, DE  (pop. 7,520) 2.0 Miles
Bear Cdp, DE  (pop. 19,621) 5.8 Miles
New Castle City, DE  (pop. 4,989) 6.4 Miles
New Castle Ccd, DE  (pop. 87,950) 6.5 Miles
Wilmington Manor Cdp, DE  (pop. 7,472) 7.7 Miles
Central Pencader Ccd, DE  (pop. 39,969) 7.7 Miles
Glasgow Cdp, DE  (pop. 14,979) 8.2 Miles
Upper Christiana Ccd, DE  (pop. 25,694) 8.2 Miles
Odessa Town, DE  (pop. 260) 8.9 Miles
Brookside Cdp, DE  (pop. 14,312) 9.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Delaware City City, Delaware

302



Elevation in Delaware City City, Delaware is 43.0 ft. (13.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Delaware City City, Delaware

Lat: 39.574704 N        Long: -75.593631 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Delaware City City, 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 Delaware City City, Delaware

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 33   (4.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 35   (4.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 37   (5.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 97   (13.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 105   (14.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 89   (12.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 102   (14.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 50   (7.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 28   (3.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 29   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 17   (2.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 59   (8.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 29   (4.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 548

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 25

In 3-person carpool : 13

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 : 18

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

Subway or elevated : 9

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 17

Other means : 14

Worked at home : 2


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Less than 5 minutes : 38

5 to 9 minutes : 59

10 to 14 minutes : 79

15 to 19 minutes : 165

20 to 24 minutes : 99

25 to 29 minutes : 30

30 to 34 minutes : 72

35 to 39 minutes : 6

40 to 44 minutes : 37

45 to 59 minutes : 30

60 to 89 minutes : 29

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 229

No Social Security income : 357


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 185

No retirement income : 401


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 20

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 35

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 19

$45,000 to $49,999 : 46

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $74,999 : 61

$75,000 to $99,999 : 45

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 15

$150,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $55,568


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Delaware City City, Delaware

  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5.0 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WSNJ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Bridgeton, NJ; Owner: Quinn Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WNWK (1260 AM; 1.0 kW; Newark, DE; Owner: Jose Roberto Ekonomo And Aida Esperanza Ekonomo)
  • WWTX (1290 AM; 2.5 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WJSS (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Havre De Grace, MD; Owner: Benjamin-dane, Llc)
  • WNJC (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Wenonah, NJ; Owner: Forsythe Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WTMC (1380 AM; 0.52 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Delaware Department Of Transportation)
  • WDOV (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WILM (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WFAI (1510 AM; 2.5 kW; Quinton, NJ; Owner: Qc)
  • WCHE (1520 AM; 1.0 kW; West Chester, PA; Owner: Chester County Radio, Inc.)
  • WSRY (1550 AM; 1.0 kW; Elkton, MD; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WPWA (1590 AM; 2.5 kW; Chester Heights, PA; Owner: Mount Ocean Media, L.l.c.)
  • WXXY (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Dover, DE; Owner: Wxxy Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WXXY (1600 AM; 3.9 kW; Dover, DE; Owner: Wxxy Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 1.0 kW; Brookhaven, PA; Owner: Wvch Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Delaware City City, Delaware

  • WJKS (101.7 FM; Shiloh, NJ; Owner: Qc Communications, Inc)
  • WXCY (103.7 FM; Perry Point, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Pennsville, NJ; Owner: Allied Communications Network Two)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Alloway, NJ; Owner: Azariah Communications)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Pennsville, NJ; Owner: Chesapeake Catholic Radio, Inc.)
  • WMHS (88.1 FM; Marshallton, DE; Owner: Red Clay Consolidated School District)
  • KQAI (88.3 FM; Oxford, PA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Oxford, PA; Owner: Four Rivers Community Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Oxford, PA; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Colora, MD; Owner: Hope Christian Church Of Marlton, Inc.)
  • WXHL-FM (89.1 FM; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WNJB-FM (89.3 FM; Rosenhayn, NJ; Owner: New Jersey Public Broadcasting Authority)
  • WDNR (89.5 FM; Chester, PA; Owner: Widener College)
  • WGLS-FM (89.7 FM; Harrisonville, NJ; Owner: Rowan University)
  • WOEL-FM (89.9 FM; Elkton, MD; Owner: Maranatha Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WVUD (91.3 FM; Newark, DE; Owner: University Of Delaware)
  • WSRN-FM (91.5 FM; Swarthmore, PA; Owner: Swarthmore College)
  • WCUR (91.7 FM; West Chester, PA; Owner: Student Services, Inc.)
  • WMPH (91.7 FM; Edgemoor, DE; Owner: Brandywine School Dist, Brd Of Educ)
  • 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.)
  • WRDX (92.9 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WDSD (94.7 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WRSD (94.9 FM; Folsom, PA; Owner: Ridley School District)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Waec License Limited Partnership)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Delaware City City, Delaware

  • WPPX (Channel 61; Harrisonville, NJ; Owner: Paxson Philadelphia License, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Delaware City City, Delaware

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 97  (25.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 48  (12.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 56  (14.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 94  (24.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 125  (35.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 69  (19.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 143  (40.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (1.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Delaware City City, Delaware


(updated 2008)



Banks In Delaware City City, Delaware

Wilmington Savings Fund Society, Fsb - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 43

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Delaware City City, Delaware

  • Greater Wilmington


    (about 7.2 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • New Castle


    (about 7.2 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • Summit


    (about 7.9 miles in Middletown, Delaware; Airport Code: DE2)

  • Philadelphia International


    (about 27.3 miles in Essington, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PHL)

  • Brandywine


    (about 28.7 miles in West Chester, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PA5)

  • Millville Municipal


    (about 31.2 miles in Millville, New Jersey; Airport Code: MIV)

  • Chester County G. O. Carlson


    (about 31.4 miles in Sadsburyville, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: CTH)

  • Phillips AAF


    (about 31.6 miles in Perryman, Maryland; Airport Code: APG)

  • Dover AFB


    (about 31.7 miles in Dover, Delaware; Airport Code: DOV)

  • Penns Landing Seaplane Base


    (about 36.3 miles in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: WKV)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Delaware City City, Delaware

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.59%

Carpooled

9.66%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.50%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

1.09%

Walked

1.90%

Other Means

0.54%

Worked At Home

2.72%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Delaware City City, 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
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 239

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 33

Female householder, no husband present : 119

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 179

Householder not living alone : 16


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 22

Female householder and female partner : 8

Female householder and male partner : 3

All other households : 553


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 229

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 19

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 64

Renter-occupied housing units : 55

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 123

Renter-occupied housing units : 72


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 37

$15,000 to $19,999 : 50

$20,000 to $24,999 : 17

$25,000 to $29,999 : 58

$30,000 to $34,999 : 26

$35,000 to $39,999 : 56

$40,000 to $44,999 : 23

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 38

$60,000 to $74,999 : 86

$75,000 to $99,999 : 60

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Total : 641


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Occupied : 586

Vacant : 55


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : 2

Built 2000 to 2004 : 22

Built 1990 to 1999 : 51

Built 1980 to 1989 : 43

Built 1970 to 1979 : 163

Built 1960 to 1969 : 31

Built 1950 to 1959 : 75

Built 1940 to 1949 : 20

Built 1939 or earlier : 234


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Utility gas : 255

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 19

Electricity : 53

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 253

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 6

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 25

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $19,999 : 20

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 2

$80,000 to $89,999 : 3

$90,000 to $99,999 : 1

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $174,999 : 17

$175,000 to $199,999 : 25

$200,000 to $249,999 : 150

$250,000 to $299,999 : 31

$300,000 to $399,999 : 29

$400,000 to $499,999 : 5

$500,000 to $749,999 : 12

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Delaware City City, 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 : 26

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 8

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 253

Housing units without a mortgage : 141


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Delaware City City, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $92,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $208,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $13,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $228,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $88,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $218,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $190,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $177,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Delaware City City, Delaware: 70.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Delaware: 67.4%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware City City, DE): $43,611
Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware): $47,381


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware City City): $98,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware): $122,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware City City): $657
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware): $639


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Delaware City City, Delaware

Utility Gas: 31.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.5%
Electricity: 9.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 54.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
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 Delaware City City, Delaware are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Delaware City City, Delaware

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 7 $22,226 6 $6,516 606 $38,102 $10.75
Financial Administration 1 $3,754 0 $0 0 $45,048 --
Other Government Administration 2 $7,604 1 $1,040 86 $45,624 $12.09
Police Protection - Officers 3 $8,368 1 $1,374 86 $33,472 $15.98
Police - Other 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Welfare 1 $2,500 4 $4,102 434 $30,000 $9.45
Parks and Recreation 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Local Libraries 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Delaware City City, Delaware

Interim Healthcare


     Address: 2 Reads Way Suite 123, New Castle, Delaware 19720
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/12/1987

Homecare And Hospicecare Of South Jersey


     Address: Fenwick Plaza Broadway And Walnut, Salem, New Jersey 08079
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/23/1990

Mem Hosp Of Salem Co Memorial Home Health


     Address: 390 North Broadway, Pennsville, New Jersey 08070
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/5/1986

St. Francis Home Care


     Address: Seventh & Clayton Streets, Wilmington, Delaware 19805
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 3/13/1985

Generations Home Care, Inc.


     Address: 15 Ashley Place, Suite 1a, Wilmington, Delaware 19804
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/8/1983

Hospitals Close To Delaware City City, Delaware

Memorial Hospital Of Salem County


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

St Francis Hospital


     Address: 7th And Clayton Sts, Wilmington, Delaware 19805
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Christiana Hospital


     Address: 4755 Ogletown-stanton Road, Newark, Delaware 19718
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Union Hospital Of Cecil County


     Address: 106 Bow Street, Elkton, Maryland 21921
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Jennersville Regional Hospital


     Address: 1015 W Baltimore Pk, West Grove, Pennsylvania 19390
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Delaware City City, Delaware

Arbors At New Castle


     Address: 32 Buena Vista Drive, New Castle, Delaware 19720
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Salem County Nursing Home


     Address: 438 Salem-woodstown Road, Salem, New Jersey 08079
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 94
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Milton & Hattie Kutz Home


     Address: 704 River Road, Wilmington, Delaware 19809
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Gilpin Hall


     Address: 1101 Gilpin Avenue, Wilmington, Delaware 19806
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Kentmere


     Address: 1900 Lovering Avenue, Wilmington, Delaware 19806
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 102
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Delaware City City, Delaware

Name: Salem
Address: PO Box 236; Hancocks Bridge, NJ 08038
Distance: 8 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Delaware City City, Delaware

    Retired Workers: 230
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 50


(updated 2007)



New Castle County, Delaware Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 60.54%
  • Bush & Cheney 38.55%
  • Other 0.91%



(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 Delaware City City, Delaware citizens.

Relocation to New Castle County, DE

5.11 % of New Castle County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $54,324

Delaware Average 6.10 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $24,333

Delaware Average 0.14 %

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

  • Delaware County , PA 0.45 % ($53,242 AGI )
  • Philadelphia County , PA 0.37 % ($46,448 AGI )
  • Chester County , PA 0.31 % ($65,065 AGI )

Relocation away from New Castle County, DE

5.19 % of New Castle 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 $63,039

Delaware Average 5.32 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $51,783

Delaware Average 0.10 %

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

  • Kent County , DE 0.53 % ($46,984 AGI )
  • Chester County , PA 0.38 % ($112,586 AGI )
  • Cecil County , MD 0.33 % ($47,882 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 Delaware City City, Delaware is based on over 50 years of data.



















Storms In Delaware City City, Delaware

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/31/1998, 11:40 pm 0 2 $500K --
         





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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 Delaware City City, Delaware directly or research local government web sites.



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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