Delaware
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Delaware POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Delaware Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
961,939

Age

PEOPLE OF Delaware DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.86
5 To 17 15.76
18 To 24 9.34
25 To 34 13.27
35 To 54 25.29
55 To 64 13.46
65 Years And Over 17.01

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 89.3
College Graduated 31.0
Attending College 5.8

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Delaware 32625 27904.488886037783 #BBD531
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Delaware 63036 29156.282106431696 #B7D433
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.1%

Employment Industries in DE

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 15.5
Retail 12.2
Education 9.4
Manufacturing 8.4
Finance 8.1
Accommodation 7.1
Construction 6.4
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.9
Public Service 5.6
Other 4.3
Transportation 4.2
Administration 4.0
Arts 2.2
Wholesale 1.9
Real Estate 1.6
Information Technology 1.4
Agriculture 0.9
Utilities 0.8
Management 0.0
Mining 0.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 63.0
Black Or African American 21.3
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 3.8
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.5
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 9.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Unclassified 15.7
Irish 15.1
German 12.9
English 9.3
Italian 9.3
Polish 4.2
French 1.8
Scottish 1.5
Dutch 1.0
European 0.9
African 0.8
Swedish 0.8
Russian 0.8
Welsh 0.8
Scots-Irish 0.7
Ukrainian 0.5
Hungarian 0.5
Haitian 0.4
British 0.4
Greek 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 87.2
Spanish 6.9
Indic languages 0.9
Chinese 0.9
French 0.6
Other Asian languages 0.6
African languages 0.6
German 0.4
Tagalog 0.3
Hindi 0.3
French Creole 0.3
Gujarathi 0.3
Arabic 0.2
Native American languages 0.2
Korean 0.2
West Germanic languages 0.2
Slavic languages 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.1
Vietnamese 0.1
Italian 0.1

Foreign Born DE Residents
9.1%