Delaware
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Delaware POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (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
945,934

Age

PEOPLE OF Delaware DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.02
5 To 17 16.01
18 To 24 9.84
25 To 34 12.96
35 To 54 26.17
55 To 64 13.10
65 Years And Over 15.89

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 88.4
College Graduated 30.0
Attending College 6.2

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Delaware 30554 28202.878742774068 #BAD532
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Delaware 60509 30071.248746668658 #B5D334
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.0%

Employment Industries in DE

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 15.0
Retail 12.3
Education 9.6
Manufacturing 9.1
Finance 8.0
Accommodation 6.8
Construction 6.0
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.8
Public Service 5.7
Other 4.5
Administration 4.1
Transportation 3.9
Arts 2.2
Wholesale 1.9
Real Estate 1.7
Information Technology 1.7
Agriculture 1.0
Utilities 0.8
Management 0.1
Mining 0.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 63.9
Black Or African American 21.1
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 3.6
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 2.5
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 8.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 16.7
German 14.0
Unclassified 13.7
English 10.4
Italian 9.7
Polish 4.3
French 1.9
Scottish 1.5
Dutch 1.2
European 0.8
Russian 0.8
Swedish 0.8
Welsh 0.8
African 0.7
Scots-Irish 0.7
Hungarian 0.5
Ukrainian 0.5
Norwegian 0.4
Greek 0.4
British 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 87.1
Spanish 6.9
Chinese 0.7
Other Asian languages 0.6
African languages 0.5
French 0.4
Hindi 0.3
German 0.3
French Creole 0.3
Indic languages 0.3
Gujarathi 0.3
Tagalog 0.3
Italian 0.2
Korean 0.2
Arabic 0.2
West Germanic languages 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Urdu 0.1
Other Indo-European 0.1
Greek 0.1

Foreign Born DE Residents
8.7%