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People

Total Population 6,650
Male Share of the Population 55.3%
Female Share of the Population 44.7%
Senior Citizens 11.3%
Employed Population 16+ 3,026
Age of the Population 30

Families

% of people married 42.9%
Average household size 4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.9%
Median Earnings25+ $25,571
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,314
Median Earnings With High School Degree $18,981

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,408
% Above Poverty Level 74.8%
% Below Poverty Level 25.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 9.5%
% Using Public Transportation 7.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 23.9%
Median Gross Rent $1,063
Median House Value $220,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 56%
US/American 0%
English 15.7%
Irish 6.1%

Georgetown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 58 miles S of Vineland, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 78 miles SE of Baltimore, Maryland
County Sussex
Standard Zip Codes 19947
Phone Area Codes 302
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.69
Longitude -75.385

Georgetown 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 GEORGETOWN 5 SW
Distance 5.2 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 41 to 64 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 45.3 inches
Station LEWES
Distance 14.6 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 DENTON 2 E
Distance 26 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 43.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bridgeville 2,359 $60,404
Dagsboro 939 $46,591
Ellendale 335 $43,750
Millsboro 3,987 $56,641
Milton 2,656 $59,063
Seaford 7,163 $35,743

Georgetown Public Libraries

Library
Georgetown Public Library
10 WEST PINE STREET
Georgetown, Delaware
(302) 856-7958
Sussex County Department Of Libraries
9 S. DUPONT HIGHWAY
Georgetown, Delaware
(302) 855-7890

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Georgetown High Schools

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SUSSEX TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL
17099 COUNTY SEAT HIWAY
302-856-0961
A Vocational School
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 1,211 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.9

SUSSEX CENTRAL SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
301 WEST MARKET STREET
302-856-1900
Serves 1,108 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.9

HOWARD T. ENNIS SCHOOL
RD 2 BOX 252
302-856-1930
A Special Education School
Serves 153 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 5.7

RICHARD ALLEN SCHOOL
316 SOUTH RAILROAD AVENUE
302-855-2481
A Non-traditional School
Serves 50 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5

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