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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Sussex County, Delaware

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 657   (1.24%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 424   (0.8%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 832   (1.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2,394   (4.52%)
  • 9th Grade: 2,040   (3.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 2,331   (4.4%)
  • 11th Grade: 2,013   (3.8%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2,568   (4.85%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 18,581   (35.07%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3,328   (6.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 6,316   (11.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 2,531   (4.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5,456   (10.3%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,240   (4.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 893   (1.69%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 381   (0.72%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 608   (1.06%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 189   (0.33%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 624   (1.08%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2,024   (3.51%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,874   (3.25%)
  • 10th Grade: 2,491   (4.32%)
  • 11th Grade: 2,558   (4.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2,352   (4.08%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 20,785   (36.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3,858   (6.7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 6,675   (11.59%)
  • Associate Degree: 4,172   (7.24%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5,743   (9.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,832   (4.92%)
  • Professional School Degree: 568   (0.99%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 261   (0.45%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Sussex County, Delaware)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,233

5 to 9 years : 9,608

10 to 14 years : 9,511

15 to 17 years : 5,612

18 and 19 years : 2,408

20 to 24 years : 3,128

25 to 34 years : 1,662

35 years and over : 1,864

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 419

5 to 9 years : 900

10 to 14 years : 1,175

15 to 17 years : 617

18 and 19 years : 141

20 to 24 years : 595

25 to 34 years : 464

35 years and over : 459

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 3,285

5 to 9 years : 798

10 to 14 years : 628

15 to 17 years : 280

18 and 19 years : 1,346

20 to 24 years : 7,329

25 to 34 years : 19,237

35 years and over : 124,309


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Sussex County, Delaware

  • Indian River School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Route 2 Box 156, Selbyville, DE 19975, Phone: (302) 436-1000, Students: 7,887 )

  • Cape Henlopen School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1270 Kings Highway, Lewes, DE 19958, Phone: (302) 645-6686, Students: 4,371 )

  • Milford School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 906 Lakeview Avenue, Milford, DE 19963, Phone: (302) 422-1600, Students: 3,910 )

  • Seaford School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 390 North Market Street Extend, Seaford, DE 19973, Phone: (302) 629-4587, Students: 3,304 )

  • Laurel School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1160 South Central Avenue, Laurel, DE 19956, Phone: (302) 875-6100, Students: 2,131 )

  • Woodbridge School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 869, Greenwood, DE 19950, Phone: (302) 349-1421, Students: 1,942 )

  • Sussex Technical School District


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: Po Box 351, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 856-2542, Students: 1,194 )

  • Delmar School District


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 200 North Eighth Street, Delmar, DE 19940, Phone: (302) 846-9544, Students: 1,070 )

  • Sussex Academy Of Arts And Sciences


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 21777 Sussex Pines Road, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 856-3636, Students: 322 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Sussex County, Delaware

  • Sussex Central Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 668, Millsboro, DE 19966, Phone: (302) 934-3200, Students: 1,057 )

  • Milford Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 612 Lakeview Avenue, Milford, DE 19963, Phone: (302) 422-1620, Students: 982 )

  • Seaford Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 500 East Stein Highway, Seaford, DE 19973, Phone: (302) 629-4587, Students: 808 )

  • Woodbridge Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: Po Box 2007, Greenwood, DE 19950, Phone: (302) 349-4539, Students: 793 )

  • Wheatley (phillis) Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 48 Church Street, Bridgeville, DE 19933, Phone: (302) 337-3469, Students: 669 )

  • Morris (evelyn I.) Early Childhood


    ( Grades: K-1, Location: 8609 Third Street, Lincoln, DE 19960, Phone: (302) 422-1650, Students: 668 )

  • East Millsboro Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 29346 Iron Branch Road, Millsboro, DE 19966, Phone: (302) 934-3222, Students: 664 )

  • Selbyville Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 80 Betheny Rd., Selbyville, DE 19975, Phone: (302) 436-1020, Students: 653 )

  • Banneker (benjamin) Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 449 North Street, Milford, DE 19963, Phone: (302) 422-1630, Students: 626 )

  • Ross (lulu M.) Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 310 Lovers Lane, Milford, DE 19963, Phone: (302) 422-1640, Students: 613 )

  • Georgetown Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 301-a West Market Street, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 856-1940, Students: 574 )

  • North Georgetown Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 664 North Bedford, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 855-2430, Students: 565 )

  • Shields (richard A.) Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 910 Shields Avenue, Lewes, DE 19958, Phone: (302) 645-7748, Students: 559 )

  • Long Neck Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Rd 10 Box 452, Millsboro, DE 19966, Phone: (302) 945-6200, Students: 545 )

  • North Laurel Elementary School


    ( Grades: 2-4, Location: 300 Wilson Street, Laurel, DE 19956, Phone: (302) 875-6130, Students: 540 )

  • Rehoboth Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 500 Stockley Street, Dewey Beach, DE 19971, Phone: (302) 227-2571, Students: 536 )

  • Baltimore (lord) Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: C/o John M. Clayton School, Frankford, DE 19945, Phone: (302) 537-2700, Students: 530 )

  • Delmar Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 200 North Eighth Street, Delmar, DE 19940, Phone: (302) 846-9544, Students: 520 )

  • Beacon Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 19483 John J. Williams Highway, Lewes, DE 19958, Phone: (302) 645-6288, Students: 517 )

  • Mariner Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 16391 Harbeson Rd., Milton, DE 19968, Phone: (302) 684-8516, Students: 516 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sussex County, Delaware

  • Sussex Central High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 26026 Patriots Way, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 934-3166, Students: 1,201 )

  • Sussex Technical High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 17099 County Seat Highway, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 856-0961, Students: 1,194 )

  • Cape Henlopen High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 1250 Kings Highway, Lewes, DE 19958, Phone: (302) 645-7711, Students: 1,152 )

  • Milford Senior High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 1019 North Walnut Street, Milford, DE 19963, Phone: (302) 422-1610, Students: 1,021 )

  • Seaford Senior High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 399 North Market Street, Seaford, DE 19973, Phone: (302) 629-4587, Students: 846 )

  • Indian River High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 29772 Armory Road, Dagsboro, DE 19939, Phone: (302) 732-3800, Students: 778 )

  • Delmar Senior High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 200 North Eighth Street, Delmar, DE 19940, Phone: (302) 846-9544, Students: 550 )

  • Laurel Senior High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 1133 South Central Avenue, Laurel, DE 19956, Phone: (302) 875-6120, Students: 523 )

  • Woodbridge High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 307 Laws Street, Bridgeville, DE 19933, Phone: (302) 337-8289, Students: 480 )

  • Western Sussex Academy


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 815 Central Avenue, Laurel, DE 19956, Phone: (302) 875-6196, Students: 14 )

  • Career Opportunities


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1270 Kings Highway, Lewes, DE 19958, Phone: (302) 644-7905, )

  • Sussex Correctional Institute


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Route 113, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 856-5074, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Sussex County, Delaware

  • Delaware Technical And Community College-owens


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 4,314; Location: Seashore Highway, Georgetown, DE 19947, Web: http://www.dtcc.edu/owens/ )

  • Delaware Learning Institute Of Cosmetology


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 83; Location: Ountry Garden Business Center Rte 113 Ste E, Dagsboro, DE 19939, Web: http://delawarecosmetology.com )

  • Beebe Hospital School Of Nursing


    ( 2-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 41; Location: 24 Savannah Rd, Lewes, DE 19958, Web: http://www.beebeschoolofnursing.org )

Largest Schools (Private) In Sussex County, Delaware

  • Eagle's Nest Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 129, Milton, DE 19968, Phone: (302) 684-4983, Students: 326 )

  • Greenwood Mennonite School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 12802 Mennonite School Road, Greenwood, DE 19950, Phone: (302) 349-4131, Students: 278 )

  • Seaford Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 110 Holly Street, Seaford, DE 19973, Phone: (302) 629-7161, Students: 226 )

  • Epworth Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 14511 Sycamore Road, Laurel, DE 19956, Phone: (302) 875-4488, Students: 201 )

  • Christian Tabernacle Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 148, Lincoln, DE 19960, Phone: (302) 422-6471, Students: 171 )

  • Lighthouse Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 28157 Lighthouse Xing, Dagsboro, DE 19939, Phone: (302) 732-3309, Students: 131 )

  • The Jefferson School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 22051 Wilson Road, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 856-3300, Students: 81 )

  • Jesus Is Lord Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 746, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 856-3301, Students: 68 )

  • Milford Christian School


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 6062 Old Shawnee Road, Milford, DE 19963, Phone: (302) 422-4263, Students: 67 )

  • Child Craft


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 26396 Seaford Road, Seaford, DE 19973, Phone: (302) 628-1231, Students: 50 )

  • Lighted Pathway Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 500 N Arch Street, Seaford, DE 19973, Phone: (302) 629-6094, Students: 44 )

  • Harbor Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 22192 Reynolds Pond Road, Ellendale, DE 19941, Phone: (302) 684-3529, Students: 24 )

  • Destiny Christian School


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: 722 E Market Street, Georgetown, DE 19947, Phone: (302) 855-1380, Students: 8 )

Academic Libraries In Sussex County, Delaware

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Sussex County, Delaware

  • Greenwood Public Library


    100 Mill Street, Greenwood, DE 19950

  • Milton Public Library


    121 Union Street, Milton, DE 19968

  • South Coastal Public Library


    43 Kent Avenue, Bethany Beach, DE 19930

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Sussex County, Delaware

  • Bridgeville Public Library


    600 South Cannon Street, Bridgeville, DE 19933

  • Delmar Public Library


    101 North Bi-state Blvd, Delmar, DE 19940

  • Frankford Public Library


    8 Main Street, Frankford, DE 19945

  • Georgetown Public Library


    123 West Pine Street, Georgetown, DE 19947

  • Laurel Public Library


    101 E. Fourth St, Laurel, DE 19956

  • Lewes Public Library


    111 Adams Avenue, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Milford Public Library


    11 S.e. Front Street, Milford, DE 19963

  • Millsboro Public Library


    217 West State Street, Millsboro, DE 19966

  • Rehoboth Beach Public Library


    226 Rehoboth Avenue, Dewey Beach, DE 19971

  • Seaford District Library


    600 N Market St Ext, Seaford, DE 19973

  • Selbyville Public Library


    11 Main & Mccabe Street, Selbyville, DE 19975

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sussex County, Delaware


  • Andrewville Historical Society


    3195 Andrewville Road, Greenwood, DE 19950

  • Bethel Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 224, Bethel, DE 19931

  • Branchville Borough Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 2890, Branchville, NJ 07826

  • Bridgeville Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 306, Bridgeville, DE 19933

  • Byram Township Historical Society Inc


    10 Mansfield Drive, Stanhope, NJ 07874

  • Creation Science Hall Of Fame Inc


    Po Box 82, Andover, NJ 07821

  • Culver Brook Restoration Foundtn


    6 Broad St, Branchville, NJ 07826

  • Dar Van Bunschooten Museum


    1097 State Rt 23, Sussex, NJ 07461

  • Delaware Mennonite Historical Society


    Po Box 267, Greenwood, DE 19950

  • Delaware Seaside Railroad Club Inc


    Po Box 479, Ocean View, DE 19970

  • Delmar Historical & Arts Society Inc


    34662 St George Road, Delmar, DE 19940

  • Discoversea Shipwreck Museum


    708 Coastal Hwy, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
    http://www.discoversea.com

  • Firemans Historical Foundation Of Delmarva Inc


    601 Delaware Ave, Delmar, DE 19940

  • First State Antique Tractor Club Inc


    Po Box 277, Greenwood, DE 19950

  • Fort Miles Historical Association Inc


    5 Breakwater Dr, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Franklin Heritage Museum


    95 Main St, Franklin, NJ 07416

  • Franklin Historical Society


    Po Box 332, Franklin, NJ 07416

  • Franklin Mineral Museum Inc


    Po Box 54, Franklin, NJ 07416
    http://www.franklinmineralmuseum.com

  • Friends Of The Old Clove Church Inc


    934 Route 23, Sussex, NJ 07461

  • Georgetown Historical Society


    510 S Bedford St, Georgetown, DE 19947
    http://www.georgetownhistoricalsociety.org

  • Green Township Historical Society


    Po Box 203, Andover, NJ 07821

  • Hamburg Historical Society


    47 Vernon Ave, Hamburg, NJ 07419

  • Historic Lewes Cat Society


    Po Box 353, Lewes, DE 19958
    http://www.historiclewescatsociety.org

  • Historical Society Of Stillwater Township


    Po Box 238, Newton, NJ 07860
    http://www.historicstillwater.org

  • Historical Vintage Car Club Of Delaware Inc


    426 S Washington Street, Milford, DE 19963
    http://www.hvccd.9f.com

  • Lafayette Center Preservation Foundation Corporation


    Po Box 702, Lafayette, NJ 07848

  • Laurel Historical Society Inc


    Po Box102, Laurel, DE 19956
    http://www.laurelhistoricalsociety.com

  • Lewes Historical Society


    110 Shipcarpenter St, Lewes, DE 19958
    http://www.historiclewes.org

  • Lewes Public Library


    111 Adams Ave, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Lincoln Group Of New York


    Po Box 220, Newton, NJ 07860

  • Miles B Carpenter Museum Inc


    Po Box 1376, Waverly, VA 23890

  • Milford Aquarium Inc


    Po Box 1198, Milford, DE 19963

  • Milford Historical Society


    Po Box 352, Milford, DE 19963

  • Millsboro Downtown Partnership


    Po Box 154, Millsboro, DE 19966

  • Milton Historical Society


    Po Box 112, Milton, DE 19968
    http://www.historicmilton.org/

  • New Friends Of The Fenwick Island Lighthouse


    Po Box 1001, Selbyville, DE 19975

  • Newton Fire Museum Inc


    39 Trinity Street, Newton, NJ 07860
    http://newtonfiremuseum.com

  • Ocean View Historical Society


    Po Box 576, Ocean View, DE 19970

  • Ogdensburg Historical Society Inc


    14 Highland Ave, Ogdensburg, NJ 07439

  • Old Schoolhouse/firehouse Museum


    6 Passaic Ave, Ogdensburg, NJ 07439

  • Overfalls Maritime Museum Foundation


    Po Box 413, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Rehoboth Art League


    12 Dodd's Lane, Dewey Beach, DE 19971

  • Rehoboth Beach Historical Society


    511 Rehoboth Ave, Dewey Beach, DE 19971

  • Sandyston Township Historical Society


    133 Route 645, Branchville, NJ 07826

  • Save A Neptune


    16620 Shoal Rd, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Seaford Historical Society


    203 High St, Seaford, DE 19973
    http://www.seafordde.com

  • Selbyville Public Library


    Po Box 73911 South Main, Selbyville, DE 19975

  • South Bethany Historical Society


    8 S 9th St, Bethany Beach, DE 19930

  • Southern Delaware Botanic Gardens


    31401 Melloy Court, Lewes, DE 19958

  • Space Farms Zoo And Museum


    218 County Rd 519, Branchville, NJ 07826
    http://www.spacefarms.com

  • Sparta Historical Society Inc


    Po Bosx 312, Sparta, NJ 07871

  • Sterling Hill Mining Museum Inc


    30 Plant St, Ogdensburg, NJ 07439
    http://sterlinghillminingmuseum.org

  • Sussex Acdemy Of Arts Sciences


    21777 Sussex Pines Rd, Georgetown, DE 19947
    http://www.sussexacademy.org

  • Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council


    49 High St, Newton, NJ 07860

  • Sussex County Genealogical Society


    226 Rehoboth Ave, Dewey Beach, DE 19971

  • Sussex County Return Day Inc


    Po Box 55, Georgetown, DE 19947
    http://returnday.org

  • Sussex County Virginia Historical Society


    Po Box 1361, Yale, VA 23897

  • The Old Winchester School Inc Nfp


    1 Wykertown Rd, Branchville, NJ 07826

  • Vernon Township Historical Society


    Po Box 387, Vernon, NJ 07462

  • Walpack Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 212, Layton, NJ 07851


* There are 2 more museums in Sussex County, Delaware not display here.

(updated 2014)



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