Delaware State Guides

Delaware Information, Demograpgics, Realestate, Finance, Education, Media, Town and City

State Guides

flightsAirports and Airlines: Airports in the state of Delaware.
blue pagesBlue Pages: State facts, information and gov links.
chambers of commerceChambers of Commerce: Chambers of Commerce throughout the state.
collegeColleges and Trade Schools: College and University information and Campus locations.
worldCounties in Delaware: List of Counties in the State.
educationEducation: Education related sites for students, parents, educators and administrators.
golfGolf Courses: Golf Courses in the state, Golf Associations and Golfing Sites.
governmentGovernment Links: Local and State Government Sites.
hospitalsHospitals & Medical Facilities: Directory of Hospitals and Medical facilities in the state.
legalLegal Resources: Attorneys, Bar Associations, Courts, Documents and Records.
newspaperMedia: Television, Radio Stations, and Newspapers in Delaware.
newspaperNewspapers: Newspapers Publications throughout the state.
radioRadio Stations: AM and FM Radio Stations in the state of Delaware.
shopShopping Malls: Find local of shopping malls and shopping centers.
small businessSmall Business Resources: Resources for small businesses. Start, ManAge, or Promote a business.
worldState Facts: State specific information, facts, figures, slogans and symbols.
televisionTelevision: Local television stations, cable TV, Satellite TV and broadcasting sites.
worldTowns and Cities: Official Town and City Websites in the state of Delaware.
worldTravel and Tourism: Visitor and Travel information, secure online reservations.
yellow pagesYellow Pages: Business Directory.
Zoos: Directory of Zoos, Aquariums, Animal Sanctuaries, Safaris, and Preserves.

Interactive Delaware Counties Map

Population Over Time

According to census 2019 five year estimate, the Delaware population is 957,248 and in 2018 population is 949,495, with a change of 0.81%. From Year 2010 to 2019 the population changed to 7.94%.

Population 2019957,248
Population 2018949,495
Population 2017943,732
Population 2016934,695
Population 2015926,454
Population 2014917,060
Population 2013908,446
Population 2012900,131
Population 2011890,856
Population 2010881,278

Age Distribution/Median Age

The Median Age (half are younger, and half older, than this Age) of Delaware is 40.6.

Age Under 5 years54,563
Age 5 to 9 years53,606
Age 10 to 14 years60,307
Age 15 to 19 years60,307
Age 20 to 24 years59,349
Age 25 to 34 years127,314
Age 35 to 44 years111,041
Age 45 to 54 years124,442
Age 55 to 59 years67,965
Age 60 to 64 years65,093
Age 65 to 74 years104,340
Age 75 to 84 years51,691
Age 85 years and over18,188

18.2% percent of people in Delaware are aged 65 years and over. 21.28% percent of people are aged under 18 years in Delaware.

Median Age Over Time

The Median age compared to 2018 changed 0.4 years while compared to 2010 changed 2.3 years (Negative indicates median age is decreasing and Positive means median age increasing).

Median Age 201940.6
Median Age 201840.2
Median Age 201739.8
Median Age 201639.6
Median Age 201539.3
Median Age 201439.1
Median Age 201338.9
Median Age 201238.7
Median Age 201138.6
Median Age 201038.3


In Delaware, 62.3% people are white alone and 2.4% people are with two and more races.

White alone596,366
Black or African American alone207,723
Asian alone36,375
Two or more races22,974
American Indian and Alaska Native alone2,872
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone0

Hispanic or Latino

9.2% people are Hispanic or Latino and 3.8% people are Mexican.

Other Hispanic or Latino26,803
Puerto Rican24,888

Marital Status

Approximately 33.3% of people over the age of 15 have never married.
Approximately 48.0% of the population is currently in a marriage.
Never married includes those who've never entered a marriage and those whose first marriage was annulled. Married includes common law marriages and live-in couples and excludes separated marriages.

Now married (except separated)48.0
Never married33.3

Delaware Home Price Index

Delaware Home Median value is $251100.
The Home value change from 2019 to 2018 is 2.55% and from 2010 to 2019 is 3.5%.

Real Estate 2019 Median Value$251,100
Real Estate 2018 Median Value$244,700
Real Estate 2017 Median Value$238,600
Real Estate 2016 Median Value$233,100
Real Estate 2015 Median Value$231,500
Real Estate 2014 Median Value$232,900
Real Estate 2013 Median Value$235,800
Real Estate 2012 Median Value$241,100
Real Estate 2011 Median Value$244,100
Real Estate 2010 Median Value$242,300

Monthly Rent Prices

The Average Gross Monthly Rent price for house in Delaware is $1130.
From 2010 to 2019 16.99% changed in Market rent in Delaware.

Median Gross Rent 2019$1130
Median Gross Rent 2018$1110
Median Gross Rent 2017$1076
Median Gross Rent 2016$1039
Median Gross Rent 2015$1018
Median Gross Rent 2014$1012
Median Gross Rent 2013$999
Median Gross Rent 2012$985
Median Gross Rent 2011$975
Median Gross Rent 2010$938

Fuel Type

Utility gas154,829
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.41,550
Bottled, tank, or LP gas36,772
Other fuel2,102
No fuel used1,492
Solar energy599
Coal or coke307

Annual Household Income

Approximately 16.3% of Delaware population lives in a low-income household, or a household with an annual income of less than $25,000.
Lower Middle Class: The Second common household income level is lower middle class with approximately 52.6% of Delaware residents living in a household earning an annual income between $25,000 and $100,000.
Upper Middle Class: 31% Delaware residents living in a household earning an annual income more then $100K.

Estimate; Less than $10,0005.3
Estimate; $10,000 to $14,9993.5
Estimate; $15,000 to $24,9997.5
Estimate; $25,000 to $34,9998.6
Estimate; $35,000 to $49,99911.9
Estimate; $50,000 to $74,99917.7
Estimate; $75,000 to $99,99914.4
Estimate; $100,000 to $149,99916.5
Estimate; $150,000 to $199,9997.5
Estimate; $200,000 or more7.0

Median Income Over Time

The Median income from 2019 to 2010 changed to 15.65%

Median Income 2019 (Dollars)$68287
Median Income 2018 (Dollars)$65627
Median Income 2017 (Dollars)$63036
Median Income 2016 (Dollars)$61017
Median Income 2015 (Dollars)$60509
Median Income 2014 (Dollars)$60231
Median Income 2013 (Dollars)$59878
Median Income 2012 (Dollars)$60119
Median Income 2011 (Dollars)$59317
Median Income 2010 (Dollars)$57599

Employment Statistics

Delaware unemployment rate is 6.4 %.
Employed and unemployed numbers only account for people within the labor force. To be in the labor force one has to be at least 16 Years of Age and not institutionalized. The U.S. Armed forces include people on active duty in the Army, Air Force, Navy Marine Corps and Coast Guard.

Labor Force Participation Rate 201762.2
Employment/Population Ratio 201757.9
Unemployment Rate 20176.4
Labor Force Participation Rate 201663.1
Employment/Population Ratio 201658.2
Unemployment Rate 20167.1
Labor Force Participation Rate 201563.5
Employment/Population Ratio 201558.2
Unemployment Rate 20157.7
Labor Force Participation Rate 201463.8
Employment/Population Ratio 201458
Unemployment Rate 20148.5

Occupation Distribution

Educational services, and health care and social assistance112,795
Retail trade53,583
Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services46,103
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing43,214
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services42,964
Public administration25,111
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities23,112
Other services, except public administration19,500
Wholesale trade9,345
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining5,223

Highest Degree Attained

Approximately 31% of the Delaware population attained Percent bachelor's degree or higher, and 89.3% people attained Percent high school graduate or higher. 82.8% of Delaware children enrolled in in public school and 17.2 % children enrolled in Private schools.

Enrolment Distributions

The Total Population 3 Years and over enrolled in school is 227,551.

Elementary school (grades 1-8)90,565
College or graduate school62,349
High school (grades 9-12)49,606
Nursery school, preschool14,336