Frederica, DE

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Living in Frederica

Frederica is a very small town located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 1,073 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Frederica is the 30th largest community in Delaware. Frederica has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.

Frederica is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Frederica is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Frederica who work in maintenance occupations (10.80%), office and administrative support (8.45%), and healthcare suport services (7.75%).

There are many members of the armed forces living in Frederica. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.

Overall, Frederica’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Frederica is worth considering.

Frederica is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Frederica rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.35% of adults 25 and older in Frederica have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Frederica in 2018 was $22,195, which is low income relative to Delaware, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,780 for a family of four. However, Frederica contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Frederica is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Frederica home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Frederica residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Frederica also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.50% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Frederica include German, Irish, Italian, English, and British.

The most common language spoken in Frederica is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.

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