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Demographics

People

Total Population1,253
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens8.9%
Employed Population 16+718
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married50.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher38%
Median Earnings25+$45,625
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$40,156
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$86,979
% Above Poverty Level94.7%
% Below Poverty Level5.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.3%
% Using Public Transportation4.7%

Housing

People Living Alone32.2%
Median Gross Rent$879
Median House Value$217,300

Ancestry

Irish27.8%
Italian24.1%
German18.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.8%
English13.4%
Polish8.2%
Ukrainian4.6%
Dutch3.3%
Scottish2.6%
Welsh1.8%
Swedish1.7%
Danishn1.7%
Czech1%
French Except Basque0.7%
Russian0.6%
Slovak0.6%
Lithuanian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Finnish0.2%
US/American0.2%
Serbian0.2%
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Bellefonte Almanac

CategoryValue
County New Castle County
Standard Zip Codes19809
Phone Area Codes302
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.73
Approximate Longitude-75.53

Bellefonte Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMARCUS HOOK
Distance6.1 miles
Jan Temp28 to 40 F
Apr Temp46 to 63 F
Jul Temp70 to 88 F
Oct Temp50 to 65 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationNEWARK UNIVERSITY FARM
Distance13.7 miles
Jan Temp24 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 66 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.3 inches
StationGLASSBORO 2 NE
Distance21.9 miles
Jan Temp24 to 40 F
Apr Temp42 to 62 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 66 F
Annual Precip45.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arden485$90,625
Delaware City1,872$67,206
Elsmere6,137$50,150
New Castle5,372$75,673
Newport1,075$38,500
Wilmington71,502$47,299
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