Wyoming, Delaware

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Wyoming, Delaware

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High Points

Wyoming strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Delaware):

Category Trophy
Short Commute Times
(vs. State)
Top 6% Wyoming Short Commute Times
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Wyoming Racial Diversity
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Wyoming Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Wyoming People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Wyoming Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Wyoming Well-Paid Single Men
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Wyoming College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Wyoming, Delaware

Comparing Wyoming to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Delaware (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 10 4
Well-Paid Single Men 9 8
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Well-Paid Single Women 8 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 4
Age of the Population 5 7
Senior Citizens 4 4
Female Share of the Population 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 7 7
Portion of People Married 5 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 9 9
Median Family Income 9 8
College Educated Adults 9 8

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 9 10
Working at Home 9 9
Public Transportation Use 8 5
Walking and Biking to Work 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 5
People Living Alone 3 1
Housing Recently Built 3 2
Affordability of Rents 2 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 6 8
Low Violent Crime 4 8

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Wyoming Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 38 miles SW of Vineland, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 57 miles E of Baltimore, Maryland
County Kent
Metro Area Dover
Standard Zip Codes 19934
Phone Area Codes 302
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.118
Longitude -75.559

Wyoming Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station DOVER
Distance 3.2 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 44 F
Apr Temp 44 to 65 F
Jul Temp 68 to 87 F
Oct Temp 49 to 69 F
Annual Precip 46.2 inches
Distance 19.4 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 42 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches
Station DENTON 2 E
Distance 20.8 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
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Wyoming Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,141 100%
Male 568 49.8%
Female 573 50.2%
Under 18 285 25%
18+ 856 75%
65+ 148 13%
Median Age 37.3
Average Family Size 2.99
White 907 79.5%
African-American 152 13.3%
Asian 44 3.9%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 6 0.5%
Mixed Race 31 2.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 29 2.5%

Estimated Wyoming Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,242
Growth 101
Growth % 8.9%

Wyoming Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 27.6%
Irish 16.9%
German 13.1%
US/American 9.2%
English 8.2%
Italian 6.5%
Polish 2.4%
French Canadian 2.3%
French (except Basque) 1.4%
Scottish 1.2%
British 1.2%
Dutch 1.2%
Swedish 1%
Scotch-Irish 0.9%
Russian 0.8%
Slovak 0.7%
Czech 0.6%
Norwegian 0.6%
Ukrainian 0.6%
Danish 0.5%
Haitian 0.5%
Cape Verdean 0.4%
European 0.3%
Iranian 0.3%
British West Indian 0.3%
Barbadian 0.3%
Welsh 0.2%
Pennsylvania German 0.2%
Other Subsaharan African 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Camden Wyo (19934)
Camden Wyoming (19934)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Wyoming 1,141 $54,265
Camden 2,100 $50,347
Dover 32,135 $48,338
Little Creek 195 $41,563
Magnolia 226 $45,000
Viola 156 $49,531
Woodside 184 $53,750
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Wyoming High Schools (2004)

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Student/teacher ratio: 16.4

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