Demographics

People

Total Population2,840
Male Share of the Population43.4%
Female Share of the Population56.6%
Senior Citizens27.4%
Employed Population 16+1,316
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married47.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher41.4%
Median Earnings25+$36,063
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,027

Wealth

Median Family Income$70,313
% Above Poverty Level88.1%
% Below Poverty Level11.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone36.9%
Median Gross Rent$981
Median House Value$277,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)31.3%
Irish21.7%
English14.2%
French Except Basque3.7%
Polish3.1%
Italian2.6%
Swiss2.1%
Greek1.6%
Swedish1.1%
Hungarian1.1%
Russian0.9%
Danishn0.8%
Romanian0.7%
Brazilian0.6%
Scottish0.6%
Canadian0.6%
Lithuanian0.5%
African0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Nigerian0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Bulgarian0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
German0.1%
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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
Ellendale436$45,000
Georgetown7,123$53,712
Greenwood1,017$60,484
Lewes3,118$113,415
Milford10,835$55,273
Millsboro4,238$65,853

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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