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Demographics Analysis

The people of Harrington 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
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 186

5 to 9 years : 121

10 to 14 years : 100

15 to 17 years : 100

18 and 19 years : 39

20 years : 77

21 years : 56

22 to 24 years : 102

25 to 29 years : 86

30 to 34 years : 120

35 to 39 years : 118

40 to 44 years : 88

45 to 49 years : 121

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 54

62 to 64 years : 27

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 69

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 85

80 to 84 years : 48

85 years and over : 19

Female:

Under 5 years : 122

5 to 9 years : 89

10 to 14 years : 93

15 to 17 years : 75

18 and 19 years : 31

20 years : 50

21 years : 10

22 to 24 years : 32

25 to 29 years : 92

30 to 34 years : 184

35 to 39 years : 94

40 to 44 years : 144

45 to 49 years : 118

50 to 54 years : 107

55 to 59 years : 40

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 87

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 37

75 to 79 years : 46

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 60


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,209

Multiple ancestry : 830

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 36

Ancestry not reported : 289


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,193

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 22

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 43

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 6

Not a U.S. citizen : 100


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Total:

Under 5 years : 308

5 to 17 years : 578

18 to 24 years : 397

25 to 34 years : 482

35 to 44 years : 444

45 to 54 years : 409

55 to 59 years : 100

60 and 61 years : 90

62 to 64 years : 114

65 to 74 years : 154

75 years and over : 288

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 264

5 to 17 years : 531

18 to 24 years : 250

25 to 34 years : 260

35 to 44 years : 133

45 to 54 years : 113

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 79

65 to 74 years : 78

75 years and over : 160

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 17 years : 37

18 to 24 years : 134

25 to 34 years : 187

35 to 44 years : 261

45 to 54 years : 252

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 35

65 to 74 years : 76

75 years and over : 128

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 19

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 16

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 : 10

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 18

35 to 44 years : 50

45 to 54 years : 28

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
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,046

Female : 895

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 659

Female : 593

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 30

Female : 35

Foreign born:

Male : 24

Female : 82


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 1,282

Born in other state in the United States : 948

Native: born outside the United States : 65

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 512

Now married, except separated : 645

Divorced : 62

Separated : 12

Widowed : 90

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 188

Now married, except separated : 853

Divorced : 90

Separated : 10

Widowed : 49

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 37

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 83

Divorced : 0

Separated : 13

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,881

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 64

Speak English less than "very well" : 46

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Harrington City, Delaware

  • Other Groups: 971   (29.8%)
  • Irish: 477   (14.6%)
  • English: 446   (13.7%)
  • German: 349   (10.7%)
  • United States Or American: 305   (9.3%)
  • Italian: 135   (4.1%)
  • Dutch: 90   (2.8%)
  • Polish: 71   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 68   (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 58   (1.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 45   (1.4%)
  • Swedish: 45   (1.4%)
  • Norwegian: 28   (0.9%)
  • Russian: 26   (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 22   (0.7%)
  • Portuguese: 17   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 17   (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 16   (0.5%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 13   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 11   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 8   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 8   (0.2%)
  • European: 7   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 7   (0.2%)
  • British: 6   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 5   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Turkish: 4   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Harrington City, Delaware is 3,364



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Harrington City, Delaware: 1,759
Female Population in Harrington City, Delaware: 1,605


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Harrington City, Delaware: 30.4
Median Female Resident Age in Harrington City, Delaware: 37.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Harrington City, Delaware


White


Both sexes

37.7

Male

35.1

Female

39.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

26.5

Male

23.3

Female

28.4

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

19.5

Male

20.5

Female

18.5

Asian


Both sexes

29.5

Male

26.5

Female

31.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

29.0

Male

16.5

Female

41.0

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

24.5

Female

26.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.3

Male

13.2

Female

13.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.1

Male

23.0

Female

25.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.2

Male

35.4

Female

39.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Harrington City, Delaware


  • White: 2,295
  • African American: 713
  • American Indian: 29
  • Asian: 20
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 77
  • Two or More Races: 230



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (0.61%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.37%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 65   (7.94%)
  • 9th Grade: 39   (4.76%)
  • 10th Grade: 40   (4.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (3.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (1.95%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 328   (40.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 64   (7.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 113   (13.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 47   (5.74%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 48   (5.86%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (1.95%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.37%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.66%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.28%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 46   (4.33%)
  • 9th Grade: 46   (4.33%)
  • 10th Grade: 83   (7.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 58   (5.46%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 32   (3.01%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 449   (42.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 66   (6.21%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 136   (12.79%)
  • Associate Degree: 57   (5.36%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 55   (5.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 25   (2.35%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Harrington City, Delaware

  • Chipman (w.t.) Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 101 West Center Street, Harrington, DE 19952, Phone: (302) 398-8197, Students: 627 )

  • Lake Forest South Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 301 Dorman Street, Harrington, DE 19952, Phone: (302) 398-8011, Students: 601 )

  • Lake Forest Ilc


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 101 West Center Street, Harrington, DE 19952, Phone: (302) 398-8197, Students: 8 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Harrington City, Delaware

  • Harrington Public Library


    110 Center Street, Harrington, DE 19952

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Harrington City, Delaware


  • Greater Harrington Historical Society


    108 Fleming St, Harrington, DE 19952

  • Harrington Railroad Museum


    110 Fleming St, Harrington, DE 19952

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Harrington City, Delaware


Area


(1) Delaware Department Of Transportation Maintenance Area  

Bridge


(1) Cahall Bridge   (2) Gut Bridge  

Building


(1) Harrington City Hall   (2) Harrington Fire Company Incorporated Station 50   (3) Harrington Police Department   (4) Harrington Public Library   (5) Harrington Senior Center   (6) Messick Community Center  

Church


(1) Asbury United Methodist Church   (2) Bernadettes Catholic Church   (3) Calvary Wesleyan Church   (4) Dover Miracle Revival Church   (5) Harrington Baptist Church   (6) Independent Bible Fellowship Center   (7) Independent Bible Fellowship Church   (8) Metropolitan United Methodist Church   (9) Mount Moriah Church Of The Living God   (10) Prospect Church   (11) Saint Paul American Methodist Episcopal Church   (12) Saint Stephens Episcopal Church   (13) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (14) Trinity United Methodist Church   (15) Wesley Church   (16) Whites Church Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of Harrington   (2) Harrington Division   (3) Mispillion Hundred  

Island


(1) Gum Island  

Lake


(1) Dyke Pond  

Locale


(1) Anthonys Corners   (2) Delaware State Fairgrounds   (3) Drapers Corners   (4) Five Corners   (5) Harrington Midway Park Center Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Harrington Racetrack  

Populated Place


(1) Brownsville   (2) Circle Haven Mobile Home Park   (3) Fleming Corners   (4) Greenville   (5) Harrington   (6) Hopkins Corners   (7) Layton Corners   (8) Mcknatt Corners   (9) Melvin Crossroads   (10) Powelton   (11) Vernon   (12) Warrington Manor   (13) Whiteleysburg  

Post Office


(1) Harrington Post Office  

School


(1) Lake Forest South Elementary School   (2) Lake Forest South School   (3) W T Chipman Middle School  

Stream


(1) Beaverdam Branch   (2) Black Arm Prong   (3) Bright Haines Glade Branch   (4) Bullock Prong   (5) Burrsville Branch   (6) Hopkins Prong   (7) Horsepen Arm   (8) Ingram Branch   (9) Marshyhope Ditch   (10) Point Branch   (11) Price Prong   (12) Prong Number Two   (13) Prospect Branch   (14) Webber Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Harrington City, Delaware

19952 (pop. 8,343)


Cities Nearby Harrington City, Delaware

Harrington Ccd, DE  (pop. 11,292) 1.6 Miles
Houston Town, DE  (pop. 472) 3.7 Miles
Farmington Town, DE  (pop. 33) 3.9 Miles
Felton Ccd, DE  (pop. 6,688) 5.3 Miles
Felton Town, DE  (pop. 1,049) 5.9 Miles
Riverview Cdp, DE  (pop. 2,278) 7.8 Miles
Milford City, DE  (pop. 8,103) 7.9 Miles
Milford North Ccd, DE  (pop. 9,758) 8.1 Miles
Viola Town, DE  (pop. 130) 8.1 Miles
Greenwood Town, DE  (pop. 794) 8.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Harrington City, Delaware

302



Elevation in Harrington City, Delaware is 53.0 ft. (16.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Harrington City, Delaware

Lat: 38.924446 N        Long: -75.574720 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 43   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 40   (2.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 96   (7.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 131   (9.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 172   (12.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 229   (16.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 181   (13.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 140   (10.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 44   (3.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 21   (1.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 34   (2.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 148   (10.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 74   (5.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,256

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 70

In 3-person carpool : 10

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 8

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 16

Walked : 10

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 15


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Less than 5 minutes : 75

5 to 9 minutes : 210

10 to 14 minutes : 102

15 to 19 minutes : 136

20 to 24 minutes : 189

25 to 29 minutes : 119

30 to 34 minutes : 258

35 to 39 minutes : 79

40 to 44 minutes : 47

45 to 59 minutes : 91

60 to 89 minutes : 37

90 or more minutes : 27


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 419

No Social Security income : 848


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 339

No retirement income : 928


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 55

$10,000 to $14,999 : 27

$15,000 to $19,999 : 66

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 94

$30,000 to $34,999 : 106

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $44,999 : 11

$45,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 158

$60,000 to $74,999 : 127

$75,000 to $99,999 : 146

$100,000 to $124,999 : 47

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $51,522


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Harrington City, Delaware

  • WJWK (1280 AM; 0.84 kW; Blades, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)
  • WDOV (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WEMD (1460 AM; 1.0 kW; Easton, MD; Owner: First Media Radio, Llc)
  • 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 Harrington City, Delaware

  • WAAI (100.9 FM; Hurlock, MD; Owner: Mts Broadcasting, L.c.)
  • WNCL (101.3 FM; Houston, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WTDK (107.1 FM; Federalsburg, MD; Owner: Mts Broadcasting, L.c.)
  • 980320MD (88.7 FM; Harrington, DE; Owner: Eagle's Nest Fellowship Church)
  • WSCL (89.5 FM; Blades, DE; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation, Inc.)
  • 990728MC (91.1 FM; Frederica, DE; Owner: World Revivals, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Frederica, DE; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Dewey Beach, DE; Owner: Allied Communications Network Two)
  • 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; Georgetown, DE; Owner: University Of Delaware)
  • WRTX (91.7 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Temple University Of The Commonwealth System Of Higher Ed)
  • 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)
  • WGBG (98.5 FM; Blades, DE; Owner: Great Scott Broadcasting)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Harrington City, Delaware

  • WMDT (Channel 47; Sharptown, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcast Service, Llc)
  • WDPB (Channel 64; Blades, DE; Owner: Whyy, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Harrington City, Delaware

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 145  (20.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 128  (18.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 56  (7.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 164  (23.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 142  (20.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 188  (27.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 296  (42.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 145 Farms In Harrington City, Delaware


(updated 2008)



Banks In Harrington City, Delaware

Manufacturers And Traders Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

The First National Bank Of Wyoming - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $302.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Harrington City, Delaware

  • Dover AFB


    (about 15.2 miles in Dover, Delaware; Airport Code: DOV)

  • Sussex County


    (about 20.0 miles in Georgetown, Delaware; Airport Code: GED)

  • Easton Municipal


    (about 27.8 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)

  • Easton/Newnam Field


    (about 27.9 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)

  • Rehoboth Aircrafters


    (about 28.0 miles in Dewey Beach, Delaware; Airport Code: REH)

  • Cambridge-Dorchester


    (about 36.1 miles in Cambridge, Maryland; Airport Code: CGE)

  • Cape May County


    (about 36.2 miles in Cape May, New Jersey; Airport Code: WWD)

  • Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional


    (about 40.6 miles in Salisbury, Maryland; Airport Code: SBY)

  • Millville Municipal


    (about 40.7 miles in Millville, New Jersey; Airport Code: MIV)

  • Summit


    (about 42.0 miles in Middletown, Delaware; Airport Code: DE2)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Harrington City, Delaware

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.20%

Carpooled

17.94%

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

0.29%

Walked

3.20%

Other Means

0.15%

Worked At Home

1.23%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 745

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 64

Female householder, no husband present : 137

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 321

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 1,257


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 513

Renter-occupied housing units : 232

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 22

Renter-occupied housing units : 42

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 50

Renter-occupied housing units : 87

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 207

Renter-occupied housing units : 114


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 74

$10,000 to $14,999 : 96

$15,000 to $19,999 : 77

$20,000 to $24,999 : 71

$25,000 to $29,999 : 104

$30,000 to $34,999 : 175

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $44,999 : 21

$45,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 234

$60,000 to $74,999 : 127

$75,000 to $99,999 : 175

$100,000 to $124,999 : 47

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Total : 1,392


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Occupied : 1,267

Vacant : 125


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 157

Built 1990 to 1999 : 396

Built 1980 to 1989 : 177

Built 1970 to 1979 : 68

Built 1960 to 1969 : 75

Built 1950 to 1959 : 128

Built 1940 to 1949 : 72

Built 1939 or earlier : 311


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Utility gas : 346

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 102

Electricity : 498

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 311

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 10


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Harrington City, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 20

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 24

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 49

$50,000 to $59,999 : 12

$60,000 to $69,999 : 7

$70,000 to $79,999 : 19

$80,000 to $89,999 : 19

$90,000 to $99,999 : 50

$100,000 to $124,999 : 78

$125,000 to $149,999 : 104

$150,000 to $174,999 : 49

$175,000 to $199,999 : 153

$200,000 to $249,999 : 119

$250,000 to $299,999 : 33

$300,000 to $399,999 : 24

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Harrington 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 : 29

Home equity loan only : 63

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 394

Housing units without a mortgage : 306


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $186,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $122,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $144,400

Built 1970 to 1979 :

Built 1960 to 1969 : $148,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $148,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $183,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $133,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Harrington City, Delaware: 63.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Delaware: 67.4%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Harrington City, 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 6 6 $339,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 7 28 $879,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 34 $1,218,700
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $163,287
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $163,287
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $442,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $442,100
2002        
  Single Family 7 7 $457,000
  Two Family 4 8 $250,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 15 $707,000
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $243,000
  Two Family 2 4 $180,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 8 $423,000
2004        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,547,565
  Two Family 1 2 $90,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 19 $1,637,565
2005        
  Single Family 16 16 $1,654,745
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $438,672
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 24 $2,093,417
2006        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,007,446
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,007,446


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Harrington City, DE): $30,945
Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware): $47,381


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Harrington City): $79,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware): $122,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Harrington City): $434
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware): $639


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Harrington City, Delaware

Utility Gas: 32.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 9.3%
Electricity: 28.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 29.4%
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 Harrington City, Delaware are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Harrington 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 27 $86,844 5 $7,018 611 $38,597 $11.49
Financial Administration 1 $3,832 0 $0 0 $45,984 --
Other Government Administration 2 $6,607 2 $3,445 257 $39,642 $13.40
Police Protection - Officers 9 $36,077 0 $0 0 $48,103 --
Police - Other 1 $3,120 0 $0 0 $37,440 --
Firefighters 2 $4,725 0 $0 0 $28,350 --
Fire - Other 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 3 $7,740 0 $0 0 $30,960 --
Health 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Sewerage 2 $6,035 0 $0 0 $36,210 --
Parks and Recreation 1 $3,277 0 $0 0 $39,324 --
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Supply 3 $7,740 0 $0 0 $30,960 --
Local Libraries 2 $4,855 2 $2,032 226 $29,130 $8.99
Other and Unallocable 1 $2,836 1 $1,541 128 $34,032 $12.04

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Harrington City, Delaware

Addus Healthcare


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

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

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 Agency Inc


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

Hospitals Close To Harrington City, Delaware

Bayhealth Medical Center


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

Nanticoke Memorial Hospital


     Address: 801 Middleford Rd, Seaford, Delaware 19973
     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

Memorial Hospital At Easton


     Address: 219 S Washington St, Easton, Maryland 21601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Chester River Hospital Center


     Address: 100 Brown St, Chestertown, Maryland 21620
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Harrington City, Delaware

Milford Center


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

Delaware Veterans Home


     Address: 100 Delaware Veteran's Drive, Milford, Delaware 19963
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 3
     Percent Occupied: 3%

Caroline Nursing Home


     Address: 520 Kerr Avenue, Denton, Maryland 21629
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Ruxton Health Of Denton


     Address: 420 Colonial Dr, Denton, Maryland 21629
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Courtland Manor


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Harrington City, Delaware

Name: Salem
Address: PO Box 236; Hancocks Bridge, NJ 08038
Distance: 40 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Harrington City, Delaware

    Retired Workers: 1,235
    Disabled Workers: 330
    Widowers Workers: 160
    Spouses Workers: 70
    Children Workers: 180


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Harrington City, Delaware


Charges


Parks & Recreation: $141,000
Sewerage: $698,000
Solid Waste Management: $176,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $322,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Public Welfare: $65,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $41,000
Highways: $186,000
Public Welfare: $112,000
All Other: $48,000


Local Intergovernmental


Education: $37,000
Public Welfare: $41,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $194,000
Fire Protection: $78,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $60,000
Central Staff Services: $291,000
Regular Highways: $119,000
Libraries: $156,000
Parks & Recreation: $166,000
Police Protection: $819,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $35,000
Sewerage: $403,000
Solid Waste Management: $147,000
Water Utilities: $205,000


Other Capital Outlay


Central Staff: $261,000
Regular Highways: $78,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $138,000


Tax


Property: $885,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $149,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $453,000
Interest Earnings: $11,000
Fines & Forfeits: $288,000
Rents: $26,000
Donations From Private Sources: $45,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $240,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $735,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $1,207,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $100,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $3,264,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,312,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $41,000


(updated 2006)



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 Harrington City, 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 Harrington City, Delaware is based on over 50 years of data.

















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

Crime in Harrington City, 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 2 2 3 5 1 4 3 3 2 1 2 2 3
    per 100,000 62 61 94 156 31 122 92 90 58 28 56 55 81
Robbery 0 3 2 3 4 1 4 6 7 8 5 2 7
    per 100,000 0 92 63 93 124 31 122 180 202 223 139 55 189
Assault 16 13 16 9 17 20 21 29 31 15 22 24 15
    per 100,000 496 397 503 280 526 611 641 872 894 419 611 656 406
Burglary 19 23 15 21 30 42 46 54 101 40 47 57 32
    per 100,000 589 703 471 654 929 1,283 1,404 1,624 2,914 1,117 1,306 1,558 866
Larceny Theft 89 91 100 112 93 74 72 102 125 101 121 129 128
    per 100,000 2,760 2,782 3,142 3,488 2,880 2,260 2,198 3,067 3,606 2,821 3,363 3,526 3,462
Vehicle Theft 2 5 9 10 10 5 7 6 6 6 3 5 3
    per 100,000 62 153 283 311 310 153 214 180 173 168 83 137 81
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
5 5 5 4 6 6 7 10 10 6 7 7 6
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
28 30 31 36 33 31 31 41 58 37 43 48 41
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
16 17 18 20 19 18 19 25 34 21 25 27 24


(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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