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Demographics

People

Total Population2,150
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens40.8%
Employed Population 16+996
Age of the Population60

Families

% of people married66.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher39.4%
Median Earnings25+$37,634
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,958

Wealth

Median Family Income$99,750
% Above Poverty Level92.5%
% Below Poverty Level7.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home15%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone24.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,189
Median House Value$337,600

Ancestry

German25.4%
Irish20%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.9%
Italian14.6%
English9.3%
Polish8.5%
Scottish4.2%
Portuguese1.9%
Welsh1.8%
French Except Basque1.8%
Swedish1.5%
Dutch1.3%
Ukrainian1.3%
Slovak1.2%
Russian0.7%
Finnish0.7%
Czech0.6%
Hungarian0.4%
Croatian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Ocean View Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sussex County
Standard Zip Codes19970, 19967
Phone Area Codes302
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.54
Approximate Longitude-75.09

Ocean View 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
Distance15.5 miles
Jan Temp28 to 45 F
Apr Temp44 to 65 F
Jul Temp68 to 86 F
Oct Temp50 to 69 F
Annual Precip46 inches
StationGEORGETOWN 5 SW
Distance20.4 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
StationSNOW HILL 4 N
Distance26.8 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bethany Beach1,010$92,031
Dagsboro869$66,705
Fenwick Island436$91,250
Frankford836$53,750
Millville1,709$70,074
Selbyville2,245$60,750

Ocean View Public Schools

Lord Baltimore Elementary School
120 Atlantic Avenue
ZIP: 19970
(302) 537-2700
Primary
Total Enrollment 662
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