Milton is a very small town located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 2,964 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 $59,929.00.
Milton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Milton is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Milton who work in management occupations (14.47%), sales jobs (12.11%), and office and administrative support (9.37%).
The education level of Milton citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.72% of adults in Milton have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Milton in 2018 was $42,290, which is upper middle income relative to Delaware, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $169,160 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 Irish, German, English, French, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Milton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.