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Demographics

People

Total Population398
Male Share of the Population46.2%
Female Share of the Population53.8%
Senior Citizens56%
Employed Population 16+122
Age of the Population68

Families

% of people married73.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher52.9%
Median Earnings25+$46,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$83,958
% Above Poverty Level95%
% Below Poverty Level5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home13.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.1%
Median Gross Rent$1,104
Median House Value$822,200

Ancestry

Irish26.9%
English23.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.3%
Italian6.3%
French Except Basque5.3%
Scottish3.5%
Welsh3%
Russian3%
Polish2.8%
Canadian1.3%
Hungarian1.3%
German1.3%
Danishn0.8%
Ukrainian0.8%
Norwegian0.8%
Swiss0.5%
Swedish0.5%
Belgian0.5%
Slovene0.5%
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Fenwick Island Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sussex County
Standard Zip Codes19944
Phone Area Codes302
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.46
Approximate Longitude-75.05

Fenwick Island 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
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp28 to 45 F
Apr Temp44 to 65 F
Jul Temp68 to 86 F
Oct Temp50 to 69 F
Annual Precip46 inches
StationSNOW HILL 4 N
Distance24 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
StationASSATEAGUE
Distance28.8 miles
Jan Temp28 to 45 F
Apr Temp44 to 61 F
Jul Temp68 to 84 F
Oct Temp51 to 68 F
Annual Precip43 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bethany Beach871$86,691
Dagsboro931$67,750
Frankford840$50,417
Millville1,611$59,375
Ocean View2,087$88,621
Selbyville2,268$55,313
Sources :
Study Online in Fenwick Island
Additional Resources
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