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People

Total Population 370
Male Share of the Population 45.9%
Female Share of the Population 54.1%
Senior Citizens 53.8%
Employed Population 16+ 127
Age of the Population 67

Families

% of people married 74.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 51.7%
Median Earnings25+ $34,205
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $17,500

Wealth

Median Family Income $80,000
% Above Poverty Level 96.5%
% Below Poverty Level 3.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 10.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.3%
Median Gross Rent $775
Median House Value $733,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.6%
US/American 0%
English 27.6%
Irish 23.5%

Fenwick Island Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 70 miles S of Vineland, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 102 miles SE of Baltimore, Maryland
County Sussex
Standard Zip Codes 19944, 19975
Phone Area Codes 302
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.462
Longitude -75.051

Fenwick Island Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station LEWES
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 45 F
Apr Temp 44 to 65 F
Jul Temp 68 to 86 F
Oct Temp 50 to 69 F
Annual Precip 46 inches
Station SNOW HILL 4 N
Distance 24 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 47 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46.1 inches
Station ASSATEAGUE
Distance 28.8 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 45 F
Apr Temp 44 to 61 F
Jul Temp 68 to 84 F
Oct Temp 51 to 68 F
Annual Precip 43 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Fenwick Island, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Fenwick Isl (19944)

West Fenwick (19975)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

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Location Population Median Family Income
Bethany Beach 890 $77,273
Dagsboro 939 $46,591
Frankford 912 $41,250
Millville 974 $72,232
Ocean View 1,776 $88,800
Selbyville 2,535 $46,875
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