Milton is a very small town located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 2,824 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Milton is the 21st largest community in Delaware. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Milton, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Milton, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Milton’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Milton does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $46,643.00.
Milton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.99% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Milton is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Milton who work in office and administrative support (16.28%), sales jobs (15.18%), and teaching (12.16%).
Despite being a small town, Milton 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.
In terms of college education, Milton is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.10% of adults in Milton have a college degree.
The per capita income in Milton in 2010 was $27,014, which is upper middle income relative to Delaware and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,056 for a family of four. However, Milton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Milton is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Milton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Milton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Milton include German, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Milton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.