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Demographics Analysis

The people of Hockessin Cdp, 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
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 337

5 to 9 years : 502

10 to 14 years : 501

15 to 17 years : 199

18 and 19 years : 75

20 years : 113

21 years : 157

22 to 24 years : 251

25 to 29 years : 157

30 to 34 years : 269

35 to 39 years : 334

40 to 44 years : 409

45 to 49 years : 542

50 to 54 years : 510

55 to 59 years : 528

60 and 61 years : 236

62 to 64 years : 240

65 and 66 years : 47

67 to 69 years : 159

70 to 74 years : 260

75 to 79 years : 184

80 to 84 years : 181

85 years and over : 105

Female:

Under 5 years : 415

5 to 9 years : 507

10 to 14 years : 574

15 to 17 years : 360

18 and 19 years : 120

20 years : 60

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 61

25 to 29 years : 31

30 to 34 years : 367

35 to 39 years : 449

40 to 44 years : 563

45 to 49 years : 575

50 to 54 years : 539

55 to 59 years : 444

60 and 61 years : 240

62 to 64 years : 146

65 and 66 years : 91

67 to 69 years : 116

70 to 74 years : 382

75 to 79 years : 166

80 to 84 years : 266

85 years and over : 114


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,649

Multiple ancestry : 5,430

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 14

Ancestry not reported : 806


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 11,608

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 79

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,012

Not a U.S. citizen : 200


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Total:

Under 5 years : 752

5 to 17 years : 2,643

18 to 24 years : 854

25 to 34 years : 824

35 to 44 years : 1,755

45 to 54 years : 2,166

55 to 59 years : 972

60 and 61 years : 476

62 to 64 years : 386

65 to 74 years : 1,055

75 years and over : 1,016

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 622

5 to 17 years : 2,149

18 to 24 years : 486

25 to 34 years : 192

35 to 44 years : 998

45 to 54 years : 805

55 to 59 years : 334

60 and 61 years : 63

62 to 64 years : 85

65 to 74 years : 273

75 years and over : 160

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 130

5 to 17 years : 424

18 to 24 years : 291

25 to 34 years : 534

35 to 44 years : 631

45 to 54 years : 1,055

55 to 59 years : 504

60 and 61 years : 288

62 to 64 years : 221

65 to 74 years : 631

75 years and over : 732

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 33

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 16

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 70

18 to 24 years : 60

25 to 34 years : 98

35 to 44 years : 93

45 to 54 years : 293

55 to 59 years : 134

60 and 61 years : 125

62 to 64 years : 80

65 to 74 years : 151

75 years and over : 108


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,870

Female : 3,297

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,779

Female : 2,662

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 66

Female : 13

Foreign born:

Male : 581

Female : 631


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 5,783

Born in other state in the United States : 5,004

Native: born outside the United States : 62

Foreign born : 370


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,100

Now married, except separated : 2,238

Divorced : 256

Separated : 81

Widowed : 126

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 693

Now married, except separated : 3,739

Divorced : 189

Separated : 88

Widowed : 296

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 46

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 16

Foreign born:

Never married : 139

Now married, except separated : 925

Divorced : 25

Separated : 16

Widowed : 73


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 10,643

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 298

Speak English less than "very well" : 68

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 50

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 53

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 65

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 48

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 99

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 345

Speak English less than "very well" : 136

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 64

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 93

Speak English less than "very well" : 45

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 25

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

  • Irish: 2,711   (17.0%)
  • Italian: 2,266   (14.2%)
  • English: 2,148   (13.5%)
  • German: 1,959   (12.3%)
  • Other Groups: 1,812   (11.4%)
  • Polish: 1,049   (6.6%)
  • United States Or American: 447   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 393   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 340   (2.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 321   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 281   (1.8%)
  • Swedish: 193   (1.2%)
  • Russian: 188   (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 166   (1.0%)
  • Greek: 144   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 134   (0.8%)
  • Ukrainian: 127   (0.8%)
  • British: 115   (0.7%)
  • Canadian: 104   (0.7%)
  • Iranian: 102   (0.6%)
  • Austrian: 100   (0.6%)
  • Lithuanian: 93   (0.6%)
  • Portuguese: 90   (0.6%)
  • Danish: 85   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 78   (0.5%)
  • European: 72   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 43   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 41   (0.3%)
  • Celtic: 33   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 31   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 31   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 22   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 21   (0.1%)
  • Estonian: 20   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 19   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 16   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 16   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 16   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Alsatian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 9   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 8   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Hockessin Cdp, Delaware is 12,899



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware: 6,296
Female Population in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware: 6,603


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware: 43.0
Median Female Resident Age in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware: 43.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware


White


Both sexes

47.8

Male

47.2

Female

48.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

47.6

Male

43.4

Female

53.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.3

Male

38.5

Female

38.0

Asian


Both sexes

42.7

Male

43.1

Female

42.2

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

13.5

Male

14.5

Female

12.5

Other


Both sexes

23.8

Male

20.5

Female

26.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.1

Male

14.5

Female

13.6

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.3

Male

20.0

Female

25.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.2

Male

47.6

Female

48.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware


  • White: 11,219
  • African American: 343
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 1,112
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 40
  • Two or More Races: 185



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (0.36%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (0.29%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12   (0.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (0.19%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (0.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (0.6%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 27   (0.65%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 498   (11.91%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 138   (3.3%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 368   (8.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 221   (5.29%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,352   (32.34%)
  • Master's Degree: 786   (18.8%)
  • Professional School Degree: 183   (4.38%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 502   (12.01%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 16   (0.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.18%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 49   (1.07%)
  • 9th Grade: 15   (0.33%)
  • 10th Grade: 36   (0.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 23   (0.5%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 43   (0.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 872   (19.12%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 318   (6.97%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 508   (11.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 424   (9.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,305   (28.61%)
  • Master's Degree: 605   (13.26%)
  • Professional School Degree: 200   (4.39%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 139   (3.05%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

  • Dupont (h.b.) Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 735 Meeting House Road, Hockessin, DE 19707, Phone: (302) 239-3420, Students: 867 )

  • North Star Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1340 Little Baltimore Road, Hockessin, DE 19707, Phone: (302) 996-4113, Students: 592 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

  • Sanford School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 888, Hockessin, DE 19707, Phone: (302) 239-5263, Students: 664 )

  • Wilmington Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 825 Loveville Road, Hockessin, DE 19707, Phone: (302) 239-2121, Students: 525 )

  • Towle Institute


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: Po Box 580, Hockessin, DE 19707, Phone: (302) 234-4442, Students: 157 )

  • Hockessin Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1000 Old Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707, Phone: (302) 234-1240, Students: 92 )

  • Cacc Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 1599, Hockessin, DE 19707, Phone: (302) 239-2917, Students: 21 )

  • Kindercare Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 6696 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707, Phone: (302) 234-8680, Students: 15 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

  • Hockessin Public Library


    1023 Valley Road, Hockessin, DE 19707

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Hockessin Cdp, Delaware


  • Delaware Valley Historic Sampler Guild


    Po Box 1292, Hockessin, DE 19707
    http://www.dvhsg.org

  • Dubois Family Association


    726 Loveville Road Cottage 60, Hockessin, DE 19707

  • Hockessin Historical Society


    Po Box 36, Hockessin, DE 19707

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Hockessin Cdp, 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 Hockessin Cdp, Delaware.

Area Features of Hockessin Cdp, Delaware


Building


(1) Hockessin Fire Company   (2) Hockessin Public Library  

Census


(1) Hockessin Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Berea Presbyterian Church   (2) Chippey Chapel Church   (3) First Alliance Church   (4) Grace Lutheran Church   (5) Hockessin Baptist Church   (6) Hockessin Friends Meetinghouse   (7) Hockessin United Methodist Church   (8) Mill Creek Meetinghouse   (9) Parish Of The Resurrection   (10) Saint John Church Historical   (11) Saint Mary Of The Assumption Church  

Civil


(1) Mill Creek Hundred  

Park


(1) Swift Memorial Park  

Populated Place


(1) Ainsley Woods   (2) Auburn   (3) Auburn Hills   (4) Bella Vista   (5) Berkeley Ridge   (6) Bon Ayre   (7) Brackenville   (8) Bridleshire Farms   (9) Brookhill Farms   (10) Cameron Hills   (11) Charter Oaks   (12) Church Hill   (13) Cornish Hills   (14) Cricket Hill   (15) Fox Meadow   (16) Gateway Farms   (17) Haverford   (18) Heather Valley   (19) Heatherton   (20) Hickory Hill   (21) Hickory Ridge   (22) Highland Meadows   (23) Hillstream   (24) Hockessin   (25) Hockessin Hunt   (26) Hockessin Park   (27) Holly Knoll   (28) Horseshoe Hill   (29) Iron Gates   (30) Jarrell Farms   (31) Lambeth Riding   (32) Larchmont   (33) Little Baltimore   (34) Loveville   (35) Manley   (36) Meeting House Hill   (37) Meeting House Meadows   (38) Mendenhall Village   (39) Mill Creek   (40) Montgomery Woods   (41) North Star   (42) North Star Addition   (43) Quail Ridge   (44) Quaker Hill   (45) Rolling Ridge   (46) Runnymeade   (47) Snug Hill   (48) Southwood   (49) Stirrup Farms   (50) Stoneridge   (51) Stuyvesant Hills   (52) Tenby Chase   (53) Tree Top Valley   (54) Trepagnier   (55) Valley View   (56) Vintage Village   (57) Walnut Hill   (58) Wellington Hills   (59) White Briar   (60) Wood Ridge   (61) York Towne   (62) Yorklyn   (63) Yorklyn Ridge  

Post Office


(1) Hockessin Post Office  

School


(1) H B Dupont Middle School   (2) Hockessin Baptist School   (3) Hockessin Friends School   (4) Hockessin Montessori School   (5) Hockessin School   (6) Hockessin United Methodist School   (7) Sanford School   (8) Wilmington Christian School  

Tower


(1) Wzze-fm Hockessin  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

19707 (pop. 15,209)


Cities Nearby Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Piedmont Ccd, DE  (pop. 28,561) 1.5 Miles
North Star Cdp, DE  (pop. 7,874) 3.0 Miles
Pike Creek Cdp, DE  (pop. 19,829) 3.4 Miles
Pike Creek-central Kirkwood Ccd, DE  (pop. 42,423) 3.8 Miles
Greenville Cdp, DE  (pop. 2,652) 4.8 Miles
Lower Christiana Ccd, DE  (pop. 35,052) 5.7 Miles
Elsmere Town, DE  (pop. 5,715) 5.8 Miles
Newport Town, DE  (pop. 1,024) 6.4 Miles
Wilmington Ccd, DE  (pop. 72,692) 7.5 Miles
Wilmington City, DE  (pop. 71,255) 7.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

302



Elevation in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware is 341.0 ft. (104.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Lat: 39.784014 N        Long: -75.685864 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 76   (1.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 48   (0.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 111   (1.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 555   (9.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 670   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,586   (26.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,062   (17.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 637   (10.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 318   (5.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 317   (5.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 131   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 52   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 237   (3.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 265   (4.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,892

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 321

In 3-person carpool : 36

In 4-person carpool : 17

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 34

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

Subway or elevated : 17

Railroad : 61

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 33

Other means : 13

Worked at home : 577


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Less than 5 minutes : 174

5 to 9 minutes : 295

10 to 14 minutes : 574

15 to 19 minutes : 722

20 to 24 minutes : 1,324

25 to 29 minutes : 531

30 to 34 minutes : 983

35 to 39 minutes : 178

40 to 44 minutes : 164

45 to 59 minutes : 260

60 to 89 minutes : 88

90 or more minutes : 131


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,441

No Social Security income : 3,119


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,168

No retirement income : 3,392


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 70

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 51

$20,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $29,999 : 56

$30,000 to $34,999 : 35

$35,000 to $39,999 : 74

$40,000 to $44,999 : 42

$45,000 to $49,999 : 82

$50,000 to $59,999 : 59

$60,000 to $74,999 : 201

$75,000 to $99,999 : 392

$100,000 to $124,999 : 465

$125,000 to $149,999 : 500

$150,000 to $199,999 : 722

$200,000 or more : 931


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $143,013


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5.0 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • 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)
  • WTMC (1380 AM; 0.52 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Delaware Department Of Transportation)
  • WCOJ (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Wagontown, PA; Owner: Group A Licensee, Llc)
  • 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.)
  • WPHE (690 AM; 1.0 kW; Kimberton, PA; Owner: Salvation Broadcasting Co.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 1.0 kW; Brookhaven, PA; Owner: Wvch Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

  • 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; Conowingo, MD; Owner: Allied Communications Network Two)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Colora, MD; Owner: Hope Christian Church Of Marlton, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Conowingo, MD; Owner: Trinity Radio, Inc.)
  • WXHL-FM (89.1 FM; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WYBF (89.1 FM; Radnor, PA; Owner: Cabrini College)
  • WRTJ (89.3 FM; Wagontown, PA; Owner: Temple University Of The Commonwealth System Of Higher Ed)
  • 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)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Odessa, DE; Owner: Chesapeake Catholic Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Odessa, DE; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WRSD (94.9 FM; Folsom, PA; Owner: Ridley School District)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Waec License Limited Partnership)
  • WHHS (99.9 FM; Havertown, PA; Owner: School District Of Haverford Township)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,242  (62.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 262  (7.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 533  (14.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 285  (7.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,620  (57.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 248  (8.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 934  (32.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 13 Farms In Hockessin Cdp, Delaware


(updated 2008)



Banks In Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Wilmington Savings Fund Society, Fsb - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $9.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 43

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Pnc Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $633.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

Td Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $219.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1,328

Citizens Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $100.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 864

Manufacturers And Traders Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

  • Greater Wilmington


    (about 8.4 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • New Castle


    (about 8.4 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • Brandywine


    (about 15.3 miles in West Chester, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PA5)

  • Chester County G. O. Carlson


    (about 16.5 miles in Sadsburyville, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: CTH)

  • Summit


    (about 18.3 miles in Middletown, Delaware; Airport Code: DE2)

  • Philadelphia International


    (about 23.9 miles in Essington, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PHL)

  • Penns Landing Seaplane Base


    (about 31.7 miles in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: WKV)

  • Heritage Field


    (about 32.2 miles in Parker Ford, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PTW)

  • Pottstown Limerick


    (about 32.2 miles in Parker Ford, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PTW)

  • Pottstown Municipal


    (about 32.9 miles in Pine Forge, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: N47)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.31%

Carpooled

8.62%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.60%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.17%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.13%

Bicycle

0.13%

Walked

0.87%

Other Means

0.61%

Worked At Home

4.56%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,358

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 135

Female householder, no husband present : 208

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 703

Householder not living alone : 156


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 25

Male householder and female partner : 56

Female householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and male partner : 25

All other households : 4,435


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,163

Renter-occupied housing units : 195

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 130

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 174

Renter-occupied housing units : 34

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 576

Renter-occupied housing units : 283


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 177

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $19,999 : 119

$20,000 to $24,999 : 68

$25,000 to $29,999 : 87

$30,000 to $34,999 : 43

$35,000 to $39,999 : 147

$40,000 to $44,999 : 42

$45,000 to $49,999 : 93

$50,000 to $59,999 : 152

$60,000 to $74,999 : 263

$75,000 to $99,999 : 480

$100,000 to $124,999 : 557

$125,000 to $149,999 : 581

$150,000 to $199,999 : 763

$200,000 or more : 960


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Total : 4,726


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Occupied : 4,560

Vacant : 166


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Median number of rooms : 9


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : 83

Built 2000 to 2004 : 290

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,177

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,185

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,060

Built 1960 to 1969 : 532

Built 1950 to 1959 : 161

Built 1940 to 1949 : 48

Built 1939 or earlier : 190


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Utility gas : 2,722

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 133

Electricity : 785

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 907

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 13

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 9

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 45

$150,000 to $174,999 : 54

$175,000 to $199,999 : 48

$200,000 to $249,999 : 254

$250,000 to $299,999 : 287

$300,000 to $399,999 : 836

$400,000 to $499,999 : 1,164

$500,000 to $749,999 : 944

$750,000 to $999,999 : 239

$1,000,000 or more : 124


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Hockessin Cdp, 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 : 66

Home equity loan only : 997

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 25

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,793

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,162


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Hockessin Cdp, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : $450,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $651,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $502,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $441,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $348,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $392,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $236,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $350,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $377,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware: 82.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Delaware: 67.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 96.01%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 3.99%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Hockessin Cdp, DE): $100,844
Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware): $47,381


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Hockessin Cdp): $246,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware): $122,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Hockessin Cdp): $2,001
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware): $639


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Utility Gas: 56.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.1%
Electricity: 12.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 27.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
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 Hockessin Cdp, Delaware are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Maxim Healthcare Services


     Address: 1409 Foulk Road, Suite 203, Wilmington, Delaware 19803
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/9/2003

Bayada Nurses


     Address: 750 South Madison Street, Suite 100 A, Wilmington, Delaware 19801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1985

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

Aston Home Health, Inc


     Address: 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 201, Wilmington, Delaware 19806
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/8/2006

Hospitals Close To Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Jennersville Regional Hospital


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

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

Chester County Hospital


     Address: 701 East Marshall St, West Chester, Pennsylvania 19380
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Union Hospital Of Cecil County


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

Nursing Homes Close To Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Regal Heights Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 6525 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, Delaware 19707
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 157
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Cokesbury Village


     Address: 726 Loveville Road, Hockessin, Delaware 19707
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 91%

St. Francis Care/brackenville


     Address: 100 St. Claire Drive, Hockessin, Delaware 19707
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 102
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Crosslands


     Address: Po Box 100 Rt 926, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania 19348
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Kendal At Longwood


     Address: Box 100, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania 19348
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 43
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

Name: Salem
Address: PO Box 236; Hancocks Bridge, NJ 08038
Distance: 23 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Hockessin Cdp, Delaware

    Retired Workers: 2,050
    Disabled Workers: 155
    Widowers Workers: 230
    Spouses Workers: 200
    Children Workers: 110


(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 Hockessin Cdp, 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

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Crime Analysis

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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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