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Demographics

People

Total Population632
Male Share of the Population51.3%
Female Share of the Population48.7%
Senior Citizens16.3%
Employed Population 16+324
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married53.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher33.3%
Median Earnings25+$44,911
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,792

Wealth

Median Family Income$82,500
% Above Poverty Level89.2%
% Below Poverty Level10.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.9%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone19.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,232
Median House Value$238,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.2%
Irish19.8%
German17.7%
Italian17.2%
English15.7%
Welsh4%
Scottish3%
Polish2.8%
African2.5%
Austrian0.8%
Hungarian0.6%
Dutch0.6%
French Except Basque0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Russian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
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Odessa Almanac

CategoryValue
County New Castle County
P.O. Box Zip Codes19730
Phone Area Codes302
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.45
Approximate Longitude-75.66

Odessa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationMIDDLETOWN 3 E
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp24 to 42 F
Apr Temp42 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip41.5 inches
StationNEWARK UNIVERSITY FARM
Distance15 miles
Jan Temp24 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 66 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.3 inches
StationDOVER
Distance22.6 miles
Jan Temp27 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 65 F
Jul Temp68 to 87 F
Oct Temp49 to 69 F
Annual Precip46.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clayton3,080$71,397
Delaware City1,872$67,206
Middletown20,045$94,532
New Castle5,372$75,673
Smyrna11,081$59,032
Townsend2,320$113,438

Odessa Public Libraries

Corbit-calloway Memorial Library
115 HIGH STREET
Odessa, Delaware
(302) 378-8838

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Odessa Public Schools

Old State Elementary School
118 South Sixth Street
ZIP: 19730
(302) 376-4128
Primary
Total Enrollment 625
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