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Demographics

People

Total Population2,756
Male Share of the Population44.4%
Female Share of the Population55.6%
Senior Citizens24.7%
Employed Population 16+1,163
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married37.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,370
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,667

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,206
% Above Poverty Level87.3%
% Below Poverty Level12.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home6.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation5.2%

Housing

People Living Alone34.6%
Median Gross Rent$901
Median House Value$247,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.7%
Irish14.8%
English14.5%
Italian5.2%
Polish4%
French Except Basque3.3%
Scottish1.7%
Greek1.1%
Hungarian1%
Swedish0.9%
Norwegian0.6%
Dutch0.5%
Slovak0.5%
West Indian0.5%
Haitian0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Danishn0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Brazilian0.3%
Czech0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Bulgarian0.2%
German0.2%
Lithuanian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
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Milton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sussex County
Standard Zip Codes19968
Phone Area Codes302
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.77
Approximate Longitude-75.31

Milton 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
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp28 to 45 F
Apr Temp44 to 65 F
Jul Temp68 to 86 F
Oct Temp50 to 69 F
Annual Precip46 inches
StationGEORGETOWN 5 SW
Distance12.5 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
StationCAPE MAY 2 NW
Distance23.5 miles
Jan Temp27 to 42 F
Apr Temp43 to 60 F
Jul Temp67 to 84 F
Oct Temp49 to 66 F
Annual Precip41.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ellendale421$40,000
Georgetown6,917$46,750
Greenwood1,280$55,441
Lewes2,955$73,419
Milford10,532$52,326
Millsboro4,121$57,171

Milton Public Schools

H. O. Brittingham Elementary School
400 Mulberry Street
ZIP: 19968
(302) 684-8522
Primary
Total Enrollment 563
Mariner Middle School
16391 Harbeson Rd.
ZIP: 19968
(302) 684-8516
Middle
Total Enrollment 552
Milton Elementary School
512 Federal Street
ZIP: 19968
(302) 684-2516
Primary
Total Enrollment 579

Milton Private Schools

Eagle's Nest Christian Academy
26633 Zion Church Rd
ZIP: 19968
Elementary
Total Enrollment 279
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