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Demographics

People

Total Population1,792
Male Share of the Population39.7%
Female Share of the Population60.3%
Senior Citizens17.9%
Employed Population 16+676
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married34.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.9%
Median Earnings25+$30,179
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,147
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,219

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,750
% Above Poverty Level80.1%
% Below Poverty Level19.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.3%
Median Gross Rent$715
Median House Value$130,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)30.5%
English18.7%
German14.1%
Irish10.5%
Polish2.5%
French Except Basque2.3%
Greek1.9%
Hungarian1.7%
Italian1.5%
Romanian1.5%
Finnish0.8%
Swedish0.6%
Canadian0.5%
Scottish0.4%
Russian0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Dutch0.2%
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Delmar Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sussex County
Standard Zip Codes19940
Phone Area Codes302
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.46
Approximate Longitude-75.57

Delmar 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
Distance6.2 miles
Jan Temp28 to 46 F
Apr Temp45 to 67 F
Jul Temp68 to 87 F
Oct Temp48 to 70 F
Annual Precip45.9 inches
StationVIENNA
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp27 to 45 F
Apr Temp44 to 67 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 70 F
Annual Precip43 inches
StationGEORGETOWN 5 SW
Distance14 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bethel181$64,500
Blades1,302$37,250
Dagsboro931$67,750
Laurel3,984$37,699
Millsboro4,121$57,171
Seaford7,417$45,179

Delmar Public Libraries

Delmar Public Library
101 NORTH BI-STATE BLVD
Delmar, Delaware
(302) 846-9894

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Delmar Public Schools

Delmar High School
200 North Eighth Street
ZIP: 19940
(302) 846-9544
High
Total Enrollment 639
Delmar Middle School
200 North Eighth Street
ZIP: 19940
(302) 846-9544
Middle
Total Enrollment 728

Delmar Private Schools

Lil' Red Hen Kindergarten
400 N Bi State Blvd
ZIP: 19940
Elementary
Total Enrollment 5
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