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Demographics

People

Total Population181
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens47.5%
Employed Population 16+73
Age of the Population64

Families

% of people married67.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher27.6%
Median Earnings25+$35,714
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,500
% Above Poverty Level93.9%
% Below Poverty Level6.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home6.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$212,500

Ancestry

English30.4%
Irish18.2%
German13.3%
Scottish9.4%
Italian7.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7.2%
French Except Basque4.4%
Polish3.9%
Canadian2.2%
Welsh1.7%
Swedish1.1%
Austrian1.1%
Dutch1.1%
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Bethel Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sussex County
Standard Zip Codes19931
Phone Area Codes302
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.57
Approximate Longitude-75.62

Bethel Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSALISBURY FAA ARPT
Distance12.1 miles
Jan Temp27 to 45 F
Apr Temp43 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 87 F
Oct Temp46 to 69 F
Annual Precip47 inches
StationGEORGETOWN 5 SW
Distance13.4 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
Distance15.3 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
Delmar1,792$46,750
Frankford840$50,417
Laurel3,984$37,699
Millsboro4,121$57,171
Selbyville2,268$55,313
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