Delaware, OH


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Living in Delaware

Delaware is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 37,995 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Delaware is the 38th largest community in Ohio.

Delaware real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Delaware house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Delaware is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Delaware is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Delaware who work in office and administrative support (14.50%), management occupations (10.98%), and sales jobs (10.95%).

Also of interest is that Delaware has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The overall education level of Delaware citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.26% of adults in Delaware have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Delaware in 2010 was $27,421, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,684 for a family of four. However, Delaware contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Delaware home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Delaware residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Delaware include Irish, English, Italian, and French .

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