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Demographics

People

Total Population1,123
Male Share of the Population38.6%
Female Share of the Population61.4%
Senior Citizens18.4%
Employed Population 16+499
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married43.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.9%
Median Earnings25+$32,217
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,893

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,729
% Above Poverty Level87.1%
% Below Poverty Level12.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone29.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,406
Median House Value$85,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)41.5%
Irish12%
English6.4%
Polish5%
Italian3.9%
Scottish3.7%
African2.3%
West Indian2.1%
French Except Basque1.6%
Dutch1.2%
Ukrainian1.2%
Canadian1.2%
Welsh1%
Swedish0.7%
Greek0.7%
Latvian0.7%
German0.4%
Arab0.3%
Lebanese0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
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Cheswold Almanac

CategoryValue
County Kent County
P.O. Box Zip Codes19936
Phone Area Codes302
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.22
Approximate Longitude-75.58

Cheswold Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationDOVER
Distance6.1 miles
Jan Temp27 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 65 F
Jul Temp68 to 87 F
Oct Temp49 to 69 F
Annual Precip46.2 inches
StationCHESTERTOWN
Distance25.8 miles
Jan Temp25 to 42 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 68 F
Annual Precip44.8 inches
StationDENTON 2 E
Distance25.9 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp65 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip43.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clayton3,080$71,397
Dover37,351$59,390
Kenton256$35,250
Leipsic145$51,563
Smyrna11,081$59,032
Wyoming1,575$74,219
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