Demographics

People

Total Population1,790
Male Share of the Population42.1%
Female Share of the Population57.9%
Senior Citizens16.6%
Employed Population 16+753
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married37.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19%
Median Earnings25+$33,160
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,238

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,125
% Above Poverty Level83.7%
% Below Poverty Level16.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$764
Median House Value$147,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)30.6%
English19.4%
Irish6.4%
Polish3.3%
Scottish3.1%
Hungarian2.2%
Greek2%
Italian2%
French Except Basque2%
Romanian1.6%
Norwegian1.2%
Brazilian1.1%
Portuguese0.8%
Turkish0.5%
Russian0.4%
Swedish0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
German0.2%
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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
Bethel191$77,500
Blades1,366$48,646
Dagsboro856$69,167
Laurel4,211$34,332
Millsboro4,238$65,853
Seaford7,572$52,847

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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