Seaford, DE

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Living in Seaford

Seaford is a somewhat small city located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 7,861 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Seaford is the tenth largest community in Delaware.

Seaford is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Seaford is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seaford who work in office and administrative support (13.48%), food service (9.35%), and management occupations (7.93%).

The citizens of Seaford are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.64% of adults in Seaford have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Seaford in 2010 was $22,919, which is lower middle income relative to Delaware and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,676 for a family of four. However, Seaford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Seaford is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Seaford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seaford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Seaford also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.51% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Seaford include Irish, Haitian, English, German, and Italian.

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