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Demographics Analysis

The people of Delmar 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
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 60

5 to 9 years : 81

10 to 14 years : 34

15 to 17 years : 50

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 6

21 years : 16

22 to 24 years : 7

25 to 29 years : 80

30 to 34 years : 17

35 to 39 years : 27

40 to 44 years : 43

45 to 49 years : 28

50 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 22

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 22

75 to 79 years : 22

80 to 84 years : 9

85 years and over : 25

Female:

Under 5 years : 44

5 to 9 years : 62

10 to 14 years : 82

15 to 17 years : 25

18 and 19 years : 21

20 years : 10

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 28

25 to 29 years : 62

30 to 34 years : 68

35 to 39 years : 45

40 to 44 years : 22

45 to 49 years : 53

50 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 49

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 16

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 61

75 to 79 years : 19

80 to 84 years : 40

85 years and over : 35


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 923

Multiple ancestry : 303

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 50

Ancestry not reported : 211


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,370

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 5

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 53

Not a U.S. citizen : 59


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Total:

Under 5 years : 104

5 to 17 years : 334

18 to 24 years : 96

25 to 34 years : 227

35 to 44 years : 137

45 to 54 years : 155

55 to 59 years : 87

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 142

75 years and over : 150

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 35

5 to 17 years : 71

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 87

35 to 44 years : 31

45 to 54 years : 54

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 45

75 years and over : 32

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 69

5 to 17 years : 258

18 to 24 years : 89

25 to 34 years : 92

35 to 44 years : 82

45 to 54 years : 82

55 to 59 years : 70

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 97

75 years and over : 111

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 : 5

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 : 5

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 48

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 182

Female : 206

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 403

Female : 579

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 5

Foreign born:

Male : 72

Female : 40


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 322

Born in other state in the United States : 761

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 69


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 101

Now married, except separated : 123

Divorced : 29

Separated : 12

Widowed : 28

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 230

Now married, except separated : 210

Divorced : 123

Separated : 14

Widowed : 142

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 5

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 30

Now married, except separated : 47

Divorced : 11

Separated : 13

Widowed : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,231

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 39

German:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 37

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 8


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Delmar Town, Delaware

  • Other Groups: 365   (29.3%)
  • English: 196   (15.7%)
  • Irish: 183   (14.7%)
  • United States Or American: 182   (14.6%)
  • German: 147   (11.8%)
  • Polish: 29   (2.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 20   (1.6%)
  • Scottish: 17   (1.4%)
  • Italian: 14   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 14   (1.1%)
  • European: 13   (1.0%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (0.8%)
  • British: 10   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 10   (0.8%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 7   (0.6%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 5   (0.4%)
  • Belgian: 3   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 3   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 1   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 1   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Delmar Town, Delaware is 1,487



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Delmar Town, Delaware: 657
Female Population in Delmar Town, Delaware: 830


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Delmar Town, Delaware: 29.5
Median Female Resident Age in Delmar Town, Delaware: 35.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Delmar Town, Delaware


White


Both sexes

42.4

Male

37.9

Female

45.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.9

Male

29.7

Female

32.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

44.0

Male

41.5

Female

46.5

Asian


Both sexes

47.5

Male

47.5

Female

46.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

32.5

Male

32.5

Female

26.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

8.5

Male

9.0

Female

8.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.5

Male

23.0

Female

17.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.5

Male

39.0

Female

46.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Delmar Town, Delaware


  • White: 1,152
  • African American: 240
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 33
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 10
  • Two or More Races: 52



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (1.32%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 10   (2.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (1.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (3.69%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (6.86%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 47   (12.4%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 121   (31.93%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 35   (9.23%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 35   (9.23%)
  • Associate Degree: 28   (7.39%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21   (5.54%)
  • Master's Degree: 21   (5.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.79%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (1.58%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.73%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.92%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (3.49%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 26   (4.77%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (2.02%)
  • 10th Grade: 32   (5.87%)
  • 11th Grade: 37   (6.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 51   (9.36%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 157   (28.81%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 37   (6.79%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 56   (10.28%)
  • Associate Degree: 31   (5.69%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 57   (10.46%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (2.75%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1   (0.18%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Delmar Town, Delaware

  • Delmar School District


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 200 North Eighth Street, Delmar, DE 19940, Phone: (302) 846-9544, Students: 1,070 )

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

  • Delmar Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 200 North Eighth Street, Delmar, DE 19940, Phone: (302) 846-9544, Students: 520 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Delmar Town, Delaware

  • Delmar Senior High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 200 North Eighth Street, Delmar, DE 19940, Phone: (302) 846-9544, Students: 550 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Delmar Town, Delaware

  • Delmar Public Library


    101 North Bi-state Blvd, Delmar, DE 19940

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Delmar Town, Delaware


  • Delmar Historical & Arts Society Inc


    34662 St George Road, Delmar, DE 19940

  • Field Research And Scientific Studies


    160 Hudson Avenue, Delmar, NY 12054

  • Firemans Historical Foundation Of Delmarva Inc


    601 Delaware Ave, Delmar, DE 19940

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Delmar 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 Delmar Town, Delaware.

Area Features of Delmar Town, Delaware


Airport


(1) Delmar State Line Airport   (2) Parson Landing Strip  

Building


(1) Delmar Public Library   (2) Delmar Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Bacon And Kenney Ditch   (2) Figgs Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Oliphant Cemetery   (2) Ralphs Hill Cemetery   (3) Saint Stephens Cemetery  

Church


(1) All Saints Church   (2) Horsey Church Historical   (3) Line Church   (4) Little Creek Church   (5) Little Creek Primitive Baptist Church   (6) Mount Hermon   (7) Mount Hermon United Methodist Church   (8) Mount Nebo Methodist Episcopal Church   (9) Saint George Church   (10) Saint Marks Episcopal Church   (11) Saint Stephen S United Methodist Church   (12) Union United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Delmar  

Locale


(1) Delaware International Raceway   (2) Us 13 Dragway  

Populated Place


(1) Bacons   (2) Columbia   (3) Delmar   (4) Holly Oak Mobile Home Park   (5) Little Acres   (6) Packing House Corner   (7) Ralphs   (8) Records Estates   (9) Saint George   (10) Scottsdale Park Mobile Home Park   (11) Smith Hill   (12) Stage Mobile Home Village   (13) Susan Beach Corner   (14) Westerlee   (15) Whitesville  

School


(1) Delmar Junior-senior High School  

Stream


(1) Blackwater Creek   (2) Gill Branch   (3) Holly Branch   (4) Meadow Branch   (5) Mill Branch   (6) Mockingbird Creek   (7) Morris Branch   (8) Vena Gains Branch   (9) Wheeling Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Delmar Town, Delaware

19940 (pop. 4,900)


Cities Nearby Delmar Town, Delaware

Laurel-delmar Ccd, DE  (pop. 21,534) 5.3 Miles
Laurel Town, DE  (pop. 3,941) 6.8 Miles
Bethel Town, DE  (pop. 204) 8.0 Miles
Blades Town, DE  (pop. 1,860) 12.2 Miles
Seaford City, DE  (pop. 7,146) 13.1 Miles
Seaford Ccd, DE  (pop. 23,492) 13.2 Miles
Millsboro Town, DE  (pop. 2,694) 17.6 Miles
Georgetown Ccd, DE  (pop. 12,712) 18.5 Miles
Frankford Town, DE  (pop. 634) 18.6 Miles
Dagsboro Town, DE  (pop. 800) 18.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Delmar Town, Delaware

302



Elevation in Delmar Town, Delaware is 49.0 ft. (15.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Delmar Town, Delaware

Lat: 38.458921 N        Long: -75.571609 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 16   (2.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 37   (6.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 33   (6.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 84   (15.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 88   (15.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 84   (15.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 51   (9.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 23   (4.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 44   (8.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 19   (3.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 48   (8.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 493

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 37

In 3-person carpool : 3

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 4

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 : 3

Bicycle : 21

Walked : 17

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 12


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Less than 5 minutes : 64

5 to 9 minutes : 54

10 to 14 minutes : 51

15 to 19 minutes : 96

20 to 24 minutes : 125

25 to 29 minutes : 24

30 to 34 minutes : 55

35 to 39 minutes : 38

40 to 44 minutes : 3

45 to 59 minutes : 60

60 to 89 minutes : 5

90 or more minutes : 9


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 238

No Social Security income : 353


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 82

No retirement income : 509


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 17

$10,000 to $14,999 : 18

$15,000 to $19,999 : 18

$20,000 to $24,999 : 40

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 30

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $44,999 : 21

$45,000 to $49,999 : 30

$50,000 to $59,999 : 48

$60,000 to $74,999 : 28

$75,000 to $99,999 : 33

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $44,792


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Delmar Town, Delaware

  • WBEY (1070 AM; 0.5 kW; Pocomoke City, MD; Owner: Bay Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCEM (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Cambridge, MD; Owner: Mts Broadcasting, L.c.)
  • WJWK (1280 AM; 0.84 kW; Blades, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WICO (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Salisbury, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WJDY (1470 AM; 5.0 kW; Salisbury, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WKHZ (1590 AM; 1.0 kW; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Radio Broadcast Communications, Inc.)
  • WGOP (540 AM; 0.5 kW; Pocomoke City, MD; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WJWL (900 AM; 10.5 kW; Georgetown, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WTGM (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Delmar, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)

FM Radio Stations Near Delmar Town, Delaware

  • WAAI (100.9 FM; Hurlock, MD; Owner: Mts Broadcasting, L.c.)
  • WQMR (101.1 FM; Newark, MD; Owner: Snow Hill Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WZEB (101.7 FM; Long Neck, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WJKI (103.5 FM; Millville, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WOCQ (103.9 FM; Willards, MD; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WQHQ (104.7 FM; Whaleyville, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WDKZ (105.5 FM; Delmar, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WCEM-FM (106.3 FM; Cambridge, MD; Owner: Mts Broadcasting L.c.)
  • WKHW (106.5 FM; Pocomoke City, MD; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WYPO (106.9 FM; Berlin, MD; Owner: Wypr License Holding Llc)
  • WTDK (107.1 FM; Federalsburg, MD; Owner: Mts Broadcasting, L.c.)
  • WKHI (107.5 FM; Princess Anne, MD; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WKHI (107.7 FM; Pittsville, MD; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WRAU (88.3 FM; Whaleyville, MD; Owner: Exec. Comm. Of Bd. Of Trustees Of American Univ.)
  • WSCL (89.5 FM; Blades, DE; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Allegheny East Conference Corporation Of Seventh-day Adv.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Allied Communications Network Two)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Edinboro Early School)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Ocean City, MD; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WDIH (90.3 FM; Delmar, MD; Owner: Salisbury Educational B/c Foundation)
  • WSDL (90.7 FM; Frankford, DE; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation, Inc.)
  • WESM (91.3 FM; Princess Anne, MD; Owner: University Of Maryland, Eastern Shore)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Trappe, MD; Owner: Faith Christian Center Of Columbus, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Secretary, MD; Owner: Hope Christian Church Of Marlton, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Blades, DE; Owner: Iglesia Cristiana Ebenezer)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Trappe, MD; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Trappe, MD; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Georgetown, DE; Owner: University Of Delaware)
  • WLBW (92.1 FM; Bishopville, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WXMD (92.5 FM; Princess Anne, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WZBH (93.5 FM; Long Neck, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WINX-FM (94.3 FM; Trappe, MD; Owner: Cwa Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKDB (95.3 FM; Delmar, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WOSC (95.9 FM; Bishopville, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WCTG (96.5 FM; Princess Anne, MD; Owner: Sebago Broadcasting Company)
  • WQJZ (97.1 FM; Berlin, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WICO-FM (97.5 FM; Salisbury, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WOCM (98.1 FM; Bishopville, MD; Owner: Irie Radio, Inc.)
  • WGBG (98.5 FM; Blades, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WSBY-FM (98.9 FM; Fruitland, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WWFG (99.9 FM; Bishopville, MD; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Delmar Town, Delaware

  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; Delmar, DE; Owner: Wboc, Inc.)
  • WCPB (Channel 28; Salisbury, MD; Owner: Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; Sharptown, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcast Service, Llc)
  • WDPB (Channel 64; Blades, DE; Owner: Whyy, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Delmar Town, Delaware

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 59  (20.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 26  (9.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 64  (22.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 69  (24.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 77  (25.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 57  (19.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 120  (40.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (2.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 79 Farms In Delmar Town, Delaware


(updated 2008)



Banks In Delmar Town, Delaware

Manufacturers And Traders Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $90m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 734

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Delmar Town, Delaware

  • Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional


    (about 9.0 miles in Salisbury, Maryland; Airport Code: SBY)

  • Sussex County


    (about 19.6 miles in Georgetown, Delaware; Airport Code: GED)

  • Cambridge-Dorchester


    (about 25.3 miles in Cambridge, Maryland; Airport Code: CGE)

  • Ocean City Municipal


    (about 26.3 miles in Berlin, Maryland; Airport Code: OCE)

  • Rehoboth Aircrafters


    (about 30.0 miles in Dewey Beach, Delaware; Airport Code: REH)

  • Easton Municipal


    (about 35.8 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)

  • Easton/Newnam Field


    (about 35.9 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)

  • Wallops Flight Center


    (about 36.2 miles in Wattsville, Virginia; Airport Code: WAL)

  • Wallops Flight Facility


    (about 36.3 miles in Wattsville, Virginia; Airport Code: WAL)

  • Dover AFB


    (about 46.5 miles in Dover, Delaware; Airport Code: DOV)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Delmar Town, Delaware

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.92%

Carpooled

13.24%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.52%

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

2.44%

Other Means

1.22%

Worked At Home

3.66%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 163

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 26

Female householder, no husband present : 144

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 245

Householder not living alone : 13


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 17

All other households : 567


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 133

Renter-occupied housing units : 30

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 98

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 109

Renter-occupied housing units : 149


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 68

$10,000 to $14,999 : 64

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 63

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 61

$35,000 to $39,999 : 24

$40,000 to $44,999 : 24

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 58

$60,000 to $74,999 : 39

$75,000 to $99,999 : 48

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Total : 617


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Occupied : 591

Vacant : 26


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : 35

Built 2000 to 2004 : 49

Built 1990 to 1999 : 204

Built 1980 to 1989 : 26

Built 1970 to 1979 : 26

Built 1960 to 1969 : 32

Built 1950 to 1959 : 77

Built 1940 to 1949 : 21

Built 1939 or earlier : 147


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Utility gas : 243

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 39

Electricity : 217

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 83

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 6

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Delmar Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 6

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 18

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $69,999 : 14

$70,000 to $79,999 : 12

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 16

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11

$125,000 to $149,999 : 47

$150,000 to $174,999 : 49

$175,000 to $199,999 : 39

$200,000 to $249,999 : 24

$250,000 to $299,999 : 8

$300,000 to $399,999 : 10

$400,000 to $499,999 : 3

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Delmar 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 : 6

Home equity loan only : 3

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 187

Housing units without a mortgage : 115


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $42,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $154,200

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $162,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $137,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $150,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $158,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $147,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Delmar Town, Delaware: 62.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Delaware: 67.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Delmar Town, Delaware

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Delmar Town, Delaware

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 6 6 $382,217
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $382,217
2001        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,123,740
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $1,123,740
2002        
  Single Family 42 42 $2,621,129
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 42 $2,621,129


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Delmar Town, DE): $26,818
Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware): $47,381


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delmar Town): $72,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware): $122,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delmar Town): $440
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware): $639


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Delmar Town, Delaware

Utility Gas: 37.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 14.7%
Electricity: 25.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 20.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


(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 Delmar Town, Delaware are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Delmar Town, Delaware

Peninsula Home Care, Llc


     Address: 1001 Mount Hermon Street, Suite 200, Salisbury, Maryland 21801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/1983

Home Health Corp Of America


     Address: 100a Bateman Street, Salisbury, Maryland 21804
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1984

Peninsula Home Care


     Address: 8470 Herring Run Road, Seaford, Delaware 19973
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/13/2005

Beebe Hospital Home Health


     Address: 20232 Ennis Road, Georgetown, Delaware 19947
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 3/22/1985

Generations Home Care, Inc.


     Address: 205 E. Market Street, Georgetown, Delaware 19947
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/1/1982

Hospitals Close To Delmar Town, Delaware

Peninsula Regional Medical Center


     Address: 100 E Carroll Ave, Salisbury, Maryland 21801
     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

Atlantic General Hospital


     Address: 9733 Healthway Drive, Berlin, Maryland 21811
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Beebe Medical Center


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

Edward Mccready Memorial Hospital


     Address: 201 Hall Highway, Crisfield, Maryland 21817
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Delmar Town, Delaware

Delmar Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 101 E. Delaware Avenue, Delmar, Delaware 19940
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 103
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Peninsula Regional Medical Ctr


     Address: 100 East Carroll Street, Salisbury, Maryland 21801
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 24
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Anchorage Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 105 Times Square, Salisbury, Maryland 21801
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Wicomico Nursing Home


     Address: P.o. Box 2378 900 Booth St, Salisbury, Maryland 21802
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Salisbury Center


     Address: 200 Civic Avenue, Salisbury, Maryland 21804
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 282
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Delmar Town, Delaware

Name: Calvert Cliffs
Address: 1650 Calvert Cliffs Parkway; Lusby, MD 20657
Distance: 47 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Delmar Town, Delaware

    Retired Workers: 675
    Disabled Workers: 155
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 90


(updated 2007)



Sussex County, Delaware Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.71%
  • Bush & Cheney 60.45%
  • Other 0.83%



(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 Delmar Town, Delaware citizens.

Relocation to Sussex County, DE

7.10 % of Sussex County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $55,947

Delaware Average 6.10 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $19,911

Delaware Average 0.14 %

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

  • New Castle County , DE 0.87 % ($62,931 AGI )
  • Wicomico County , MD 0.36 % ($40,402 AGI )
  • Anne Arundel County , MD 0.25 % ($64,047 AGI )

Relocation away from Sussex County, DE

4.72 % of Sussex 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 $40,334

Delaware Average 5.32 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $41,950

Delaware Average 0.10 %

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

  • Kent County , DE 0.91 % ($35,501 AGI )
  • Wicomico County , MD 0.41 % ($32,937 AGI )
  • Worcester County , MD 0.15 % ($35,098 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 Delmar Town, Delaware is based on over 50 years of data.















Hurricanes And Storms In Delmar Town, Delaware

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 50 Knots



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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 Delmar Town, Delaware directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Delmar Town, Delaware

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 2 2 1
    per 100,000 70 0 0 0 0 133 0 0 65 63 124 121 60
Robbery 0 2 0 4 1 1 1 2 6 0 4 3 1
    per 100,000 0 138 0 271 67 67 67 132 393 0 248 182 60
Assault 8 1 7 6 4 3 4 1 5 8 2 5 3
    per 100,000 559 69 481 407 268 200 267 66 327 501 124 303 181
Burglary 6 6 19 14 12 25 14 14 9 9 17 26 7
    per 100,000 420 414 1,307 949 804 1,667 935 923 589 564 1,054 1,578 423
Larceny Theft 40 66 63 41 46 43 47 48 44 28 54 37 43
    per 100,000 2,797 4,555 4,333 2,778 3,083 2,867 3,138 3,164 2,880 1,753 3,348 2,245 2,598
Vehicle Theft 1 5 1 4 2 3 0 4 1 0 1 1 3
    per 100,000 70 345 69 271 134 200 0 264 65 0 62 61 181
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 65 0 62 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 0 2 3 1 2 1 0 3 2 2 3 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
12 19 21 15 15 18 15 17 14 9 18 16 13
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
7 10 11 9 8 10 8 9 8 6 10 9 7


(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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