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Demographics Analysis

The people of Townsend 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
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 9 years : 10

10 to 14 years : 10

15 to 17 years : 6

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 9

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 19

25 to 29 years : 8

30 to 34 years : 19

35 to 39 years : 16

40 to 44 years : 7

45 to 49 years : 27

50 to 54 years : 18

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 2

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 4

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 9 years : 24

10 to 14 years : 13

15 to 17 years : 7

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 4

25 to 29 years : 22

30 to 34 years : 13

35 to 39 years : 24

40 to 44 years : 19

45 to 49 years : 20

50 to 54 years : 6

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 4

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 5


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 174

Multiple ancestry : 175

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 2

Ancestry not reported : 33


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 379

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 : 5

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Total:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 70

18 to 24 years : 43

25 to 34 years : 62

35 to 44 years : 66

45 to 54 years : 71

55 to 59 years : 13

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 14

75 years and over : 18

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 53

18 to 24 years : 40

25 to 34 years : 33

35 to 44 years : 45

45 to 54 years : 55

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 15

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 17

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 27

35 to 44 years : 20

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 3

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 : 2

35 to 44 years : 1

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 2

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 157

Female : 126

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 41

Female : 55

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 3

Female : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 205

Born in other state in the United States : 87

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 69

Now married, except separated : 92

Divorced : 32

Separated : 2

Widowed : 22

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 19

Now married, except separated : 52

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5

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 : 3

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 336

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Townsend Town, Delaware

  • English: 93   (24.9%)
  • Irish: 89   (23.9%)
  • Other Groups: 65   (17.4%)
  • German: 38   (10.2%)
  • United States Or American: 17   (4.6%)
  • Italian: 16   (4.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 12   (3.2%)
  • Danish: 8   (2.1%)
  • French Canadian: 7   (1.9%)
  • Maltese: 5   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 5   (1.3%)
  • British: 4   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 4   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.8%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.5%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Townsend Town, Delaware is 384



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Townsend Town, Delaware: 201
Female Population in Townsend Town, Delaware: 183


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Townsend Town, Delaware: 34.9
Median Female Resident Age in Townsend Town, Delaware: 33.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Townsend Town, Delaware


White


Both sexes

30.9

Male

31.3

Female

30.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.9

Male

22.0

Female

35.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

44.0

Male

43.5

Female

56.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.0

Male

36.5

Female

28.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

31.4

Male

31.7

Female

31.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.8

Male

21.5

Female

22.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.5

Male

23.5

Female

17.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.2

Male

31.5

Female

30.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Townsend Town, Delaware


  • White: 297
  • African American: 75
  • American Indian: 8
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 4



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (1.94%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (6.8%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (10.68%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (3.88%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 56   (54.37%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 0   (0%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 9   (8.74%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (1.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8   (7.77%)
  • Master's Degree: 1   (0.97%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (2.91%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (5.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (1.9%)
  • 10th Grade: 8   (7.62%)
  • 11th Grade: 1   (0.95%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 50   (47.62%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 6   (5.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2   (1.9%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (9.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14   (13.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (5.71%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Townsend Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: Po Box 369, Townsend, DE 19734, Phone: (302) 378-5020, Students: 353 )



Museums Near Townsend Town, Delaware


  • Little River Railroad/lumber


    7747 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882
    http://littleriverrailroad.org

  • Townsend Heritage Council Inc


    220 Winterberry Lane, Townsend, TN 37882

  • Townsend Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 95, Townsend, MA 01469

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Townsend Town, Delaware


Airport


(1) Hesseltine Landing Strip   (2) Scotty S Place Airport   (3) Spirit Airpark   (4) Townsend A Airport  

Bridge


(1) Long Bridge   (2) Taylors Bridge  

Building


(1) Hart House Historical   (2) Liston House Historical   (3) Townsend Fire Company  

Cape


(1) Liston Point  

Cemetery


(1) Ebenezer Cemetery   (2) Lees Cemetery   (3) Townsend Cemetery  

Church


(1) Ebenezer Church   (2) Friendship United Methodist Church   (3) Haven Methodist Church   (4) Immanuel United Methodist Church   (5) Lees Chapel   (6) Middletown Church   (7) Old Union Church   (8) Scott Church  

Civil


(1) Appoquinimink Hundred   (2) Blackbird Hundred   (3) Town Of Townsend  

Dam


(1) Wiggins Mill Pond Dam  

Forest


(1) Blackbird State Forest   (2) Blackbird State Forest Tybout Tract  

Gut


(1) Middle Drain   (2) River Shore Ditch   (3) White Oak Ditch  

Locale


(1) Blodgetts Corners   (2) Coldwell Corners   (3) Delaware River And Bay Monument   (4) Ginns Corners   (5) Grears Corners   (6) Naylors Corners   (7) Prices Corners   (8) Stumps Corners   (9) Taylors Bridge  

Park


(1) Cedar Swamp State Wildlife Management Area   (2) Wiggins Mill Park Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Alisa Estates   (2) Blackbird   (3) Blackbird Landing   (4) Cedar Brae Farm   (5) Chambersville   (6) Dexter Corners   (7) Fieldsboro   (8) Forest   (9) Fredrick Lodge Mobile Home Park   (10) Gander Hill   (11) Green Spring   (12) H And H Corner   (13) Meadow Vista   (14) Pine Tree Corners   (15) Point Breeze   (16) Rose Valley Estates   (17) Taylors Corner   (18) Tent   (19) Townsend   (20) Vandyke   (21) Wiggins Mill  

Post Office


(1) Townsend Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Blackbird Pond   (2) Wiggins Mill Pond  

School


(1) Townsend Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Barlow Branch   (2) Beaver Branch   (3) Herring Branch   (4) Herring Run   (5) Massey Branch   (6) Sandom Branch  

Swamp


(1) Cedar Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Townsend Town, Delaware

19734 (pop. 5,858)


Cities Nearby Townsend Town, Delaware

Townsend Town, DE  (pop. 384) 0.0 Miles
Middletown-odessa Ccd, DE  (pop. 43,572) 3.1 Miles
Middletown Town, DE  (pop. 11,053) 4.3 Miles
Odessa Town, DE  (pop. 260) 4.6 Miles
Clayton Town, DE  (pop. 1,966) 7.8 Miles
Smyrna Town, DE  (pop. 8,087) 8.1 Miles
Smyrna Ccd, DE  (pop. 19,283) 9.0 Miles
Kenton Town, DE  (pop. 190) 11.6 Miles
Kenton Ccd, DE  (pop. 6,414) 11.8 Miles
Red Lion Ccd, DE  (pop. 7,520) 13.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Townsend Town, Delaware

302



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





Latitude/Longitude of Townsend Town, Delaware

Lat: 39.394200 N        Long: -75.692670 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 9   (5.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 23   (14.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 9   (5.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 13   (7.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 26   (15.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 32   (19.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 8   (4.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2   (1.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 27   (16.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 8   (4.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 168

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 24

In 3-person carpool : 1

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 : 16

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 15


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 16

10 to 14 minutes : 29

15 to 19 minutes : 18

20 to 24 minutes : 9

25 to 29 minutes : 4

30 to 34 minutes : 55

35 to 39 minutes : 3

40 to 44 minutes : 20

45 to 59 minutes : 45

60 to 89 minutes : 10

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 32

No Social Security income : 113


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 29

No retirement income : 116


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $74,999 : 9

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $77,813


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Townsend 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 Townsend 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.)
  • 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)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Townsend Town, Delaware

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 13  (14.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 19  (20.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 17  (18.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (2.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 19  (20.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 27  (34.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 14  (17.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 29  (36.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1  (1.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 101 Farms In Townsend Town, Delaware


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Townsend Town, Delaware

  • Summit


    (about 8.9 miles in Middletown, Delaware; Airport Code: DE2)

  • Greater Wilmington


    (about 20.1 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • New Castle


    (about 20.2 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • Dover AFB


    (about 22.1 miles in Dover, Delaware; Airport Code: DOV)

  • Phillips AAF


    (about 25.9 miles in Perryman, Maryland; Airport Code: APG)

  • Millville Municipal


    (about 33.1 miles in Millville, New Jersey; Airport Code: MIV)

  • Martin State


    (about 38.8 miles in Baltimore, Maryland; Airport Code: MTN)

  • Philadelphia International


    (about 40.4 miles in Essington, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PHL)

  • Chester County G. O. Carlson


    (about 41.4 miles in Sadsburyville, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: CTH)

  • Brandywine


    (about 41.6 miles in West Chester, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PA5)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Townsend Town, Delaware

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.44%

Carpooled

17.07%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

2.44%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.05%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

0.0%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 74

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 7

Female householder, no husband present : 14

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 41

Householder not living alone : 9


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Townsend 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 : 6

All other households : 131


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 70

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 39

Renter-occupied housing units : 11


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2

$45,000 to $49,999 : 6

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $74,999 : 24

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Total : 150


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Occupied : 145

Vacant : 5


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Built 2005 or later : 17

Built 2000 to 2004 : 6

Built 1990 to 1999 : 8

Built 1980 to 1989 : 22

Built 1970 to 1979 : 3

Built 1960 to 1969 : 8

Built 1950 to 1959 : 4

Built 1940 to 1949 : 7

Built 1939 or earlier : 75


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Utility gas : 15

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 10

Electricity : 48

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 72

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Townsend Town, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$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 : 2

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 3

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $174,999 : 28

$175,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 to $249,999 : 9

$250,000 to $299,999 : 12

$300,000 to $399,999 : 38

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 2

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Townsend 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 : 12

Home equity loan only : 8

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 2

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 69

Housing units without a mortgage : 35


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $275,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $333,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $140,600

Built 1970 to 1979 :

Built 1960 to 1969 : $212,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $150,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $164,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $193,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Townsend Town, Delaware: 85.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Delaware: 67.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Townsend Town, Delaware

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Townsend Town, DE): $47,500
Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware): $47,381


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Townsend Town): $95,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware): $122,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Townsend Town): $565
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware): $639


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Townsend Town, Delaware

Utility Gas: 2.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 12.7%
Electricity: 16.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 68.3%
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 Townsend Town, Delaware are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Townsend Town, Delaware

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

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

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


     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

Hospitals Close To Townsend Town, Delaware

Union Hospital Of Cecil County


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

Memorial Hospital Of Salem County


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

Bayhealth Medical Center


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

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

Nursing Homes Close To Townsend 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%

Sunbridge Care & Reha For Elkt


     Address: One Price Drive, Elkton, Maryland 21921
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 147
     Percent Occupied: 83%

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
Townsend Town, Delaware

Name: Salem
Address: PO Box 236; Hancocks Bridge, NJ 08038
Distance: 14 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Townsend Town, Delaware

    Retired Workers: 745
    Disabled Workers: 200
    Widowers Workers: 95
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 115


(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 Townsend 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

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



Number of Sex Offenders In Delaware

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,961 2,984 696 3,461 3,775 3,998 4,040 4,631 4,871 4,489


(updated 2014)



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