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Demographics Analysis

The people of New Castle County, 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
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 17,034

5 to 9 years : 17,503

10 to 14 years : 17,285

15 to 17 years : 10,872

18 and 19 years : 8,500

20 years : 3,948

21 years : 4,544

22 to 24 years : 12,352

25 to 29 years : 18,978

30 to 34 years : 17,927

35 to 39 years : 16,165

40 to 44 years : 18,180

45 to 49 years : 19,190

50 to 54 years : 19,728

55 to 59 years : 16,875

60 and 61 years : 5,600

62 to 64 years : 9,368

65 and 66 years : 4,495

67 to 69 years : 6,336

70 to 74 years : 6,949

75 to 79 years : 5,121

80 to 84 years : 3,919

85 years and over : 3,331

Female:

Under 5 years : 16,453

5 to 9 years : 17,201

10 to 14 years : 16,673

15 to 17 years : 10,366

18 and 19 years : 8,764

20 years : 5,308

21 years : 4,075

22 to 24 years : 11,764

25 to 29 years : 18,963

30 to 34 years : 18,457

35 to 39 years : 18,265

40 to 44 years : 17,694

45 to 49 years : 20,628

50 to 54 years : 21,386

55 to 59 years : 19,288

60 and 61 years : 6,680

62 to 64 years : 9,403

65 and 66 years : 5,783

67 to 69 years : 6,709

70 to 74 years : 8,902

75 to 79 years : 7,535

80 to 84 years : 5,531

85 years and over : 6,031


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(New Castle County, Delaware)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 481,609

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 5,887

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 3,495

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 25,490

Not a U.S. citizen : 29,578


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 27,887

5 to 17 years : 63,653

18 to 24 years : 31,033

25 to 34 years : 31,514

35 to 44 years : 26,462

45 to 54 years : 30,936

55 to 59 years : 13,421

60 and 61 years : 4,746

62 to 64 years : 6,311

65 to 74 years : 11,796

75 years and over : 9,534

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 4,882

5 to 17 years : 22,333

18 to 24 years : 22,062

25 to 34 years : 28,219

35 to 44 years : 29,920

45 to 54 years : 38,964

55 to 59 years : 18,751

60 and 61 years : 6,466

62 to 64 years : 10,537

65 to 74 years : 22,894

75 years and over : 19,288

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 123

5 to 17 years : 1,230

18 to 24 years : 921

25 to 34 years : 1,302

35 to 44 years : 1,674

45 to 54 years : 1,929

55 to 59 years : 594

60 and 61 years : 271

62 to 64 years : 563

65 to 74 years : 569

75 years and over : 206

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 595

5 to 17 years : 2,684

18 to 24 years : 5,239

25 to 34 years : 13,290

35 to 44 years : 12,248

45 to 54 years : 9,103

55 to 59 years : 3,397

60 and 61 years : 797

62 to 64 years : 1,360

65 to 74 years : 3,915

75 years and over : 2,440


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 84,099

Now married, except separated : 65,182

Divorced : 18,937

Separated : 3,027

Widowed : 7,887

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 60,447

Now married, except separated : 100,463

Divorced : 24,937

Separated : 3,845

Widowed : 13,746

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 2,505

Now married, except separated : 4,284

Divorced : 1,243

Separated : 134

Widowed : 217

Foreign born:

Never married : 13,359

Now married, except separated : 33,717

Divorced : 3,008

Separated : 833

Widowed : 2,040


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 26,926

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 34,024

$10,000 to $14,999 : 13,550

$15,000 to $24,999 : 21,352

$25,000 to $34,999 : 20,174

$35,000 to $49,999 : 23,239

$50,000 to $64,999 : 16,745

$65,000 to $74,999 : 5,921

$75,000 or more : 17,201

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 19,729

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 31,195

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14,795

$15,000 to $24,999 : 21,835

$25,000 to $34,999 : 21,919

$35,000 to $49,999 : 27,134

$50,000 to $64,999 : 22,318

$65,000 to $74,999 : 9,539

$75,000 or more : 34,974

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 577

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,665

$10,000 to $14,999 : 563

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,141

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,231

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,243

$50,000 to $64,999 : 856

$65,000 to $74,999 : 287

$75,000 or more : 820

Foreign born:

No income : 9,842

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 6,712

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,683

$15,000 to $24,999 : 7,645

$25,000 to $34,999 : 6,164

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,180

$50,000 to $64,999 : 4,165

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,906

$75,000 or more : 7,660


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 28,125

Born in other state of the United States : 36,122

Native; born outside the United States : 28,134

Foreign born : 30,433


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Under 3 years : 20,370

3 and 4 years : 13,117

5 years : 6,682

6 to 8 years : 20,549

9 to 11 years : 20,812

12 to 14 years : 20,601

15 to 17 years : 20,922


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 11,481

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7,415

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8,075

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8,187

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8,748

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9,131

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7,491

$40,000 to $44,999 : 9,617

$45,000 to $49,999 : 7,940

$50,000 to $59,999 : 16,356

$60,000 to $74,999 : 21,256

$75,000 to $99,999 : 26,394

$100,000 to $124,999 : 20,023

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12,669

$150,000 to $199,999 : 13,679

$200,000 or more : 12,444


(updated 2013)



Ancestries in New Castle County, Delaware

  • Other Groups: 211,422   (38.7%)
  • Irish: 101,461   (18.6%)
  • German: 77,208   (14.1%)
  • Italian: 65,755   (12.0%)
  • English: 53,431   (9.8%)
  • Unclassified Or Not Reported: 49,240   (9.0%)
  • Polish: 28,298   (5.2%)
  • American: 19,727   (3.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 9,675   (1.8%)
  • Scottish: 8,573   (1.6%)
  • Subsaharan African: 7,158   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 6,158   (1.1%)
  • European: 5,145   (0.9%)
  • West Indian (except Hispanic Groups): 5,122   (0.9%)
  • Russian: 5,006   (0.9%)
  • African: 4,533   (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 4,478   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 3,952   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 3,695   (0.7%)
  • Ukrainian: 3,129   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 2,806   (0.5%)
  • Jamaican: 2,799   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 2,679   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 2,626   (0.5%)
  • Hungarian: 2,553   (0.5%)
  • British: 2,313   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 2,130   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 2,051   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 1,514   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 1,433   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 1,197   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 1,123   (0.2%)
  • Haitian: 1,049   (0.2%)
  • Egyptian: 1,003   (0.2%)
  • Kenyan: 935   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 928   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 791   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 790   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 748   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 651   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 561   (0.1%)
  • Moroccan: 528   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 484   (0.1%)
  • Lebanese: 458   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 455   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 453   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 432   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 417   (0.1%)
  • Turkish: 415   (0.1%)
  • Liberian: 413   (0.1%)
  • Nigerian: 411   (0.1%)
  • Trinidadian And Tobagonian: 398   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 388   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 377   (0.1%)
  • Ghanaian: 360   (0.1%)
  • Bahamian: 360   (0.1%)
  • Other Arab: 358   (0.1%)
  • West Indian: 295   (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 286   (0.1%)
  • Afghan: 271   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 262   (0.0%)
  • Belgian: 249   (0.0%)
  • Palestinian: 228   (0.0%)
  • Guyanese: 226   (0.0%)
  • Other Subsaharan African: 218   (0.0%)
  • Sierra Leonean: 213   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 208   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 205   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 205   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 153   (0.0%)
  • Ethiopian: 137   (0.0%)
  • Cajun: 124   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 110   (0.0%)
  • Latvian: 109   (0.0%)
  • Serbian: 99   (0.0%)
  • British West Indian: 96   (0.0%)
  • Belizean: 94   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 87   (0.0%)
  • South African: 80   (0.0%)
  • Jordanian: 69   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 66   (0.0%)
  • Alsatian: 62   (0.0%)
  • Syrian: 56   (0.0%)
  • Barbadian: 49   (0.0%)
  • Icelander: 43   (0.0%)
  • Celtic: 34   (0.0%)
  • Basque: 33   (0.0%)
  • Dutch West Indian: 26   (0.0%)
  • Estonian: 24   (0.0%)
  • Maltese: 20   (0.0%)
  • Cypriot: 17   (0.0%)
  • Zimbabwean: 17   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 14   (0.0%)
  • Cape Verdean: 13   (0.0%)
  • Macedonian: 8   (0.0%)

(updated 2013)



Total Population In New Castle County, Delaware is 546,059



(updated 2013)



Male Population in New Castle County, Delaware: 264,200
Female Population in New Castle County, Delaware: 281,859


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in New Castle County, Delaware: 35.7
Median Female Resident Age in New Castle County, Delaware: 38.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in New Castle County, Delaware


White


Both sexes

41.0

Male

39.7

Female

42.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.2

Male

30.9

Female

35.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.5

Male

33.1

Female

32.0

Asian


Both sexes

32.4

Male

32.4

Female

32.4

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

25.1

Male

24.6

Female

27.0

Other


Both sexes

25.7

Male

26.1

Female

25.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.2

Male

16.3

Female

18.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.1

Male

25.1

Female

25.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.2

Male

40.9

Female

43.4


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 19,521

No health insurance coverage : 654

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 40,365

No health insurance coverage : 1,921

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 24,238

No health insurance coverage : 3,962

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 27,135

No health insurance coverage : 8,278

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 28,309

No health insurance coverage : 5,002

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 33,625

No health insurance coverage : 4,266

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 29,224

No health insurance coverage : 2,234

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 17,449

No health insurance coverage : 190

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 11,669

No health insurance coverage : 136

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 19,451

No health insurance coverage : 543

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 38,838

No health insurance coverage : 1,822

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 26,110

No health insurance coverage : 3,686

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 32,458

No health insurance coverage : 4,831

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 32,625

No health insurance coverage : 3,203

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 38,021

No health insurance coverage : 3,919

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 32,590

No health insurance coverage : 2,620

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 20,708

No health insurance coverage : 470

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 17,490

No health insurance coverage : 223


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 11,714

No employer-based health insurance : 8,461

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 27,328

No employer-based health insurance : 14,958

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 18,769

No employer-based health insurance : 9,431

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 22,270

No employer-based health insurance : 13,143

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 23,662

No employer-based health insurance : 9,649

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 28,259

No employer-based health insurance : 9,632

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 23,326

No employer-based health insurance : 8,132

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 9,758

No employer-based health insurance : 7,881

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,382

No employer-based health insurance : 5,423

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 12,077

No employer-based health insurance : 7,917

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 25,508

No employer-based health insurance : 15,152

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 18,007

No employer-based health insurance : 11,789

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 23,888

No employer-based health insurance : 13,401

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 26,447

No employer-based health insurance : 9,381

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 31,104

No employer-based health insurance : 10,836

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 26,010

No employer-based health insurance : 9,200

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 10,855

No employer-based health insurance : 10,323

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,606

No employer-based health insurance : 10,107


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 257,293

Born in other state in the United States : 224,316

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 5,806

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 3,576

Foreign born : 55,068


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Speak only English : 434,572

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 39,326

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 3,771

German or other West Germanic languages : 1,971

Slavic languages : 1,863

Other Indo-European languages : 12,013

Korean : 1,558

Chinese : 5,412

Vietnamese : 1,021

Tagalog : 985

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 4,483

Other and unspecified languages : 5,597


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(New Castle County, Delaware)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 106

No Medicare coverage : 62,355

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 5,872

No Medicare coverage : 160,401

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 28,142

No Medicare coverage : 1,302

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 227

No Medicare coverage : 60,427

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 6,160

No Medicare coverage : 173,903

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 37,540

No Medicare coverage : 1,351


(updated 2013)



Races in New Castle County, Delaware


  • White: 360,467
  • African American: 131,339
  • American Indian: 982
  • Asian: 25,897
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 179
  • Some Other Race: 13,836
  • Two or More Races: 13,359



(updated 2013)













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