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Demographics

People

Total Population871
Male Share of the Population43.5%
Female Share of the Population56.5%
Senior Citizens56.9%
Employed Population 16+258
Age of the Population67

Families

% of people married68.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher58.2%
Median Earnings25+$35,871
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,364

Wealth

Median Family Income$86,691
% Above Poverty Level97.7%
% Below Poverty Level2.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home12.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work11.7%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone32.7%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$477,900

Ancestry

Irish23.5%
German20.6%
English17.8%
Italian7.9%
Russian7.5%
Scottish5.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.7%
Austrian5.4%
French Except Basque5.1%
Polish3.7%
Dutch2.1%
Arab1.8%
Swedish1%
Belgian1%
Norwegian1%
Syrian1%
Lebanese0.8%
Welsh0.7%
US/American0.7%
Canadian0.5%
Slovene0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Croatian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Iranian0.2%
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Bethany Beach Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sussex County
Standard Zip Codes19930
Phone Area Codes302
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.53
Approximate Longitude-75.06

Bethany Beach Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLEWES
Distance16.3 miles
Jan Temp28 to 45 F
Apr Temp44 to 65 F
Jul Temp68 to 86 F
Oct Temp50 to 69 F
Annual Precip46 inches
StationGEORGETOWN 5 SW
Distance22.3 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp41 to 64 F
Jul Temp65 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.3 inches
StationSNOW HILL 4 N
Distance27.6 miles
Jan Temp27 to 47 F
Apr Temp43 to 68 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 71 F
Annual Precip46.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dagsboro931$67,750
Fenwick Island398$83,958
Frankford840$50,417
Millville1,611$59,375
Ocean View2,087$88,621
Selbyville2,268$55,313
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