Georgetown, DE


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Georgetown is a somewhat small town located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 7,051 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Georgetown is the 11th largest community in Delaware.

When you are in Georgetown, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 45.81% of Georgetown’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Georgetown is a town of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Georgetown who work in office and administrative support (11.38%), sales jobs (10.81%), and maintenance occupations (9.28%).

Despite being a small town, Georgetown has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

The citizens of Georgetown are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.17% of adults in Georgetown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Georgetown in 2010 was $26,018, which is upper middle income relative to Delaware and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,072 for a family of four. However, Georgetown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Georgetown is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Georgetown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Georgetown, accounting for 48.58% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Georgetown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Georgetown include Irish, German, Italian, and Polish.

Georgetown also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 28.15%.

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

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