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Demographics Analysis

The people of Odessa 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
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 15

5 to 9 years : 17

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 4

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 17

30 to 34 years : 3

35 to 39 years : 22

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 0

50 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 8

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 9 years : 6

10 to 14 years : 10

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 11

30 to 34 years : 7

35 to 39 years : 17

40 to 44 years : 14

45 to 49 years : 0

50 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 8

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 131

Multiple ancestry : 116

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 13


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 260

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Total:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 37

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 38

35 to 44 years : 53

45 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 27

75 years and over : 17

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 23

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 30

35 to 44 years : 23

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 12

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 14

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 8

35 to 44 years : 30

45 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 14

75 years and over : 5

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 84

Female : 74

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 54

Female : 48

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 158

Born in other state in the United States : 102

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 39

Now married, except separated : 63

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 79

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 235

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Odessa Town, Delaware

  • Irish: 108   (23.2%)
  • English: 94   (20.2%)
  • German: 84   (18.0%)
  • Other Groups: 44   (9.4%)
  • Italian: 36   (7.7%)
  • Polish: 21   (4.5%)
  • Dutch: 14   (3.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 10   (2.1%)
  • Welsh: 9   (1.9%)
  • Austrian: 8   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 8   (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 6   (1.3%)
  • Norwegian: 4   (0.9%)
  • British: 3   (0.6%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.6%)
  • Northern European: 2   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.4%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.4%)
  • Australian: 2   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 2   (0.4%)
  • United States Or American: 2   (0.4%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Odessa Town, Delaware is 260



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Odessa Town, Delaware: 138
Female Population in Odessa Town, Delaware: 122


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Odessa Town, Delaware: 36.3
Median Female Resident Age in Odessa Town, Delaware: 40.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Odessa Town, Delaware


White


Both sexes

42.6

Male

40.6

Female

46.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

49.5

Male

40.5

Female

58.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

28.5

Male

35.5

Female

19.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.8

Male

13.5

Female

14.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

13.5

Male

7.0

Female

19.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.9

Male

40.7

Female

47.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Odessa Town, Delaware


  • White: 260
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 10   (7.87%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (3.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 37   (29.13%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 16   (12.6%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 8   (6.3%)
  • Associate Degree: 4   (3.15%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 34   (26.77%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (3.94%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (3.15%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (3.15%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (1.41%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (3.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (1.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (5.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (1.41%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 40   (28.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 15   (10.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 15   (10.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (7.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 15   (10.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (11.27%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (2.11%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (5.63%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Odessa Town, Delaware

  • Appoquinimink School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 4010, Odessa, DE 19730, Phone: (302) 376-4128, Students: 7,294 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Odessa Town, Delaware

  • Corbit-calloway Memorial Library


    115 High Street, Odessa, DE 19730

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Odessa Town, Delaware


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Odessa Town, Delaware


Basin


(1) Pools Bottom  

Bridge


(1) Fennimore Bridge  

Building


(1) Appoquinimink Library   (2) Corbit - Calloway Memorial Library   (3) Delaware State Police Troop 9   (4) Middletown Police Department   (5) Middletown Town Hall   (6) New Castle County Emergency Medical Services Paramedic Station 5   (7) Odessa Fire Company Station 24   (8) Volunteer Hose Company Of Middletown Station 27   (9) Woodlawn Historical  

Canal


(1) Skunk Hill Ditch  

Cape


(1) Vance Neck  

Cemetery


(1) Corbit Cemetery   (2) Drawer Cemetery   (3) Saint Annes Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethesda United Methodist Church   (2) Connection Community Church   (3) Dales United Methodist Church   (4) Forest United Presbyterian Church   (5) Grace Orthodox Presbyterian Church   (6) Kingdom Hall   (7) Mid-town Tabernacle   (8) Mission Fellowship Church   (9) Mount Calvary Baptist Church   (10) Old Drawyer Church   (11) Rehoboth Church   (12) Saint Andrews School Chapel   (13) Saint Annes Church   (14) Saint Anns Church   (15) Saint Josephs Catholic Church   (16) Saint Pauls United Methodist Church   (17) Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Church   (18) Zore United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Middletown-odessa Division   (2) Town Of Middletown   (3) Town Of Odessa  

Dam


(1) Silver Lake Dam  

Gut


(1) Gravel Gut   (2) Lower Break   (3) Peach House Ditch   (4) Rays Ditch   (5) The Big Ditch  

Island


(1) Robs Island   (2) The Island   (3) The Rocks  

Levee


(1) Red Bank  

Locale


(1) Appoquinimink Range Lights   (2) Chestnut Hill   (3) Mathews Corners   (4) Noxontown Historical   (5) Succor Corners   (6) Thomas Corners  

Park


(1) Appoquinimink Wildlife Area   (2) Silver Lake Park  

Populated Place


(1) Deep Branch Farm   (2) Evergreen Farms   (3) Fennimore Landing   (4) Middletown   (5) Odessa   (6) Odessa Heights   (7) Stave Landing   (8) Sugar Loaf Chase   (9) Sycamore Farms   (10) The Island   (11) Thomas Landing  

Reservoir


(1) Noxontown Lake   (2) Silver Lake  

School


(1) Brick Mill Elementary School   (2) Corbit School   (3) Middletown High School   (4) Redding Middle School   (5) Saint Andrews School   (6) Silver Lake Elementary School   (7) The Broadmeadow School  

Stream


(1) Angle Rod Creek   (2) Appoquinimink River   (3) Blackbird Creek   (4) Deep Creek   (5) Drawyer Creek   (6) Fishing Creek   (7) Hangmans Run   (8) Mill Creek   (9) The Big Ditch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Odessa Town, Delaware

19730 (pop. 316)


Cities Nearby Odessa Town, Delaware

Middletown-odessa Ccd, DE  (pop. 43,572) 1.6 Miles
Middletown Town, DE  (pop. 11,053) 3.0 Miles
Townsend Town, DE  (pop. 384) 4.6 Miles
Red Lion Ccd, DE  (pop. 7,520) 8.7 Miles
Delaware City City, DE  (pop. 1,572) 8.9 Miles
Central Pencader Ccd, DE  (pop. 39,969) 10.5 Miles
Glasgow Cdp, DE  (pop. 14,979) 11.2 Miles
Smyrna Town, DE  (pop. 8,087) 11.3 Miles
Bear Cdp, DE  (pop. 19,621) 11.5 Miles
Clayton Town, DE  (pop. 1,966) 11.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Odessa Town, Delaware

302



Elevation in Odessa Town, Delaware is 76.0 ft. (23.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Odessa Town, Delaware

Lat: 39.455613 N        Long: -75.658345 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 7   (4.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 8   (4.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 28   (17.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 18   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 25   (15.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 15   (9.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 21   (12.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 12   (7.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 10   (6.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 12   (7.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 76

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 26

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 3

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 10

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 5


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Less than 5 minutes : 4

5 to 9 minutes : 8

10 to 14 minutes : 4

15 to 19 minutes : 15

20 to 24 minutes : 5

25 to 29 minutes : 12

30 to 34 minutes : 8

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 30

45 to 59 minutes : 14

60 to 89 minutes : 8

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 27

No Social Security income : 71


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 32

No retirement income : 66


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $74,999 : 14

$75,000 to $99,999 : 13

$100,000 to $124,999 : 15

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $64,063


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Odessa Town, Delaware

  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5.0 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WSNJ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Bridgeton, NJ; Owner: Quinn Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WNWK (1260 AM; 1.0 kW; Newark, DE; Owner: Jose Roberto Ekonomo And Aida Esperanza Ekonomo)
  • WWTX (1290 AM; 2.5 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WJSS (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Havre De Grace, MD; Owner: Benjamin-dane, Llc)
  • WTMC (1380 AM; 0.52 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Delaware Department Of Transportation)
  • WDOV (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WILM (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WFAI (1510 AM; 2.5 kW; Quinton, NJ; Owner: Qc)
  • WCTR (1530 AM; 1.0 kW; Chestertown, MD; Owner: Wctr Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WSRY (1550 AM; 1.0 kW; Elkton, MD; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WXXY (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Dover, DE; Owner: Wxxy Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WXXY (1600 AM; 3.9 kW; Dover, DE; Owner: Wxxy Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WAMD (970 AM; 0.5 kW; Aberdeen, MD; Owner: First Broadcasting Investment Partners, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Odessa Town, Delaware

  • WJKS (101.7 FM; Shiloh, NJ; Owner: Qc Communications, Inc)
  • WXCY (103.7 FM; Perry Point, MD; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Pennsville, NJ; Owner: Allied Communications Network Two)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Alloway, NJ; Owner: Azariah Communications)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Pennsville, NJ; Owner: Chesapeake Catholic Radio, Inc.)
  • WMHS (88.1 FM; Marshallton, DE; Owner: Red Clay Consolidated School District)
  • KQAI (88.3 FM; Oxford, PA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Oxford, PA; Owner: Four Rivers Community Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Oxford, PA; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Colora, MD; Owner: Hope Christian Church Of Marlton, Inc.)
  • WXHL-FM (89.1 FM; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WNJB-FM (89.3 FM; Rosenhayn, NJ; Owner: New Jersey Public Broadcasting Authority)
  • WGLS-FM (89.7 FM; Harrisonville, NJ; Owner: Rowan University)
  • WOEL-FM (89.9 FM; Elkton, MD; Owner: Maranatha Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WKHS (90.5 FM; Lynch, MD; Owner: Board Of Education Of Kent County)
  • 990728MC (91.1 FM; Frederica, DE; Owner: World Revivals, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Frederica, DE; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation Inc.)
  • WVUD (91.3 FM; Newark, DE; Owner: University Of Delaware)
  • WMPH (91.7 FM; Edgemoor, DE; Owner: Brandywine School Dist, Brd Of Educ)
  • WRTX (91.7 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Temple University Of The Commonwealth System Of Higher Ed)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Odessa, DE; Owner: Chesapeake Catholic Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Odessa, DE; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WRDX (92.9 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WDSD (94.7 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; Wilmington, DE; Owner: Waec License Limited Partnership)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Odessa Town, Delaware

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Odessa Town, Delaware

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 29  (28.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 28  (27.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 9  (8.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 25  (24.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 33  (46.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 11  (15.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 17  (23.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Odessa Town, Delaware


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Odessa Town, Delaware

  • Summit


    (about 5.7 miles in Middletown, Delaware; Airport Code: DE2)

  • Greater Wilmington


    (about 15.6 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • New Castle


    (about 15.7 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • Dover AFB


    (about 25.0 miles in Dover, Delaware; Airport Code: DOV)

  • Phillips AAF


    (about 27.3 miles in Perryman, Maryland; Airport Code: APG)

  • Millville Municipal


    (about 31.7 miles in Millville, New Jersey; Airport Code: MIV)

  • Philadelphia International


    (about 35.9 miles in Essington, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PHL)

  • Brandywine


    (about 37.1 miles in West Chester, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PA5)

  • Chester County G. O. Carlson


    (about 37.8 miles in Sadsburyville, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: CTH)

  • Martin State


    (about 41.3 miles in Baltimore, Maryland; Airport Code: MTN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Odessa Town, Delaware

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.67%

Carpooled

6.40%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

1.16%

Railroad

1.74%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

6.40%

Walked

6.40%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.23%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 70

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 4

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 16

Householder not living alone : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 8

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 90


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 70

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 10


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $74,999 : 17

$75,000 to $99,999 : 21

$100,000 to $124,999 : 18

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Total : 125


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Occupied : 98

Vacant : 27


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 10

Built 1990 to 1999 : 2

Built 1980 to 1989 : 0

Built 1970 to 1979 : 0

Built 1960 to 1969 : 16

Built 1950 to 1959 : 15

Built 1940 to 1949 : 3

Built 1939 or earlier : 71


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Odessa Town, Delaware)

Utility gas : 55

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 0

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 43

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Odessa Town, 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 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$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 : 2

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 8

$175,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 to $249,999 : 10

$250,000 to $299,999 : 11

$300,000 to $399,999 : 21

$400,000 to $499,999 : 22

$500,000 to $749,999 : 5

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Odessa 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 9

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 53

Housing units without a mortgage : 22


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 :

Built 1960 to 1969 : $187,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $225,000

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $336,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Odessa Town, Delaware: 77.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Delaware: 67.4%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Odessa 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 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
2001        
  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
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $480,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $480,000
2003        
  Single Family 14 14 $2,670,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $2,670,000
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $510,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $510,000
2005        
  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
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $400,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $400,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Odessa Town, DE): $53,269
Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware): $47,381


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Odessa Town): $143,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware): $122,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Odessa Town): $567
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware): $639


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Odessa Town, Delaware

Utility Gas: 39.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.4%
Electricity: 2.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 54.4%
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 Odessa Town, Delaware are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Odessa Town, Delaware

Homecare And Hospicecare Of South Jersey


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

Hhcd, Inc D/b/a Professional Home Health Agency


     Address: 107-a North Bridge Street, Elkton, Maryland 21921
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/21/2003

Heartland Home Health Care And Hospice


     Address: 267 East Main Street, Newark, Delaware 19711
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/29/1989

Neuro Care Consultants


     Address: 201 Ruthar Drive, Newark, Delaware 19711
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/10/1984

Maxim Healthcare Services


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

Hospitals Close To Odessa Town, Delaware

Memorial Hospital Of Salem County


     Address: 310 Woodstown Road, Salem, New Jersey 08079
     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

Christiana Hospital


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

St Francis Hospital


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

Bayhealth Medical Center


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

Nursing Homes Close To Odessa Town, Delaware

Broadmeadow Healthcare


     Address: 500 South Broad Street, Middletown, Delaware 19709
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 108
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Green Valley Pavilion


     Address: 3034 S. Dupont Highway, Smyrna, Delaware 19977
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 124
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Delaware Hospital F/t Chronically Ill (dhci)


     Address: 100 Sunnyside Road, Smyrna, Delaware 19977
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 210
     Percent Occupied: 53%

Salem County Nursing Home


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

Laurelwood Care Ctr At Elkton


     Address: 100 Laurel Drive, Elkton, Maryland 21921
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 76%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Odessa Town, Delaware

Name: Salem
Address: PO Box 236; Hancocks Bridge, NJ 08038
Distance: 10 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Odessa Town, Delaware

    Retired Workers: 120
    Disabled Workers: 10
    Widowers Workers: 15
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 5


(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 Odessa Town, 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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