Delaware, Ohio Population 2019

Delaware, Ohio's estimated population is 39,930 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Delaware, Ohio is the 31st largest city in Ohio based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1282.67 people/mi² (495.24 people/km²).

The overall median age is 34.5 years, 35 years for males, and 34.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.52 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Delaware, Ohio is $62,154, while the mean household income is $78,475.

Delaware Oh Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Delaware Oh was:

  • White: 89.86%
  • Black or African American: 5.22%
  • Two or more races: 2.35%
  • Asian: 1.85%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%

How Many People Live in Delaware, Ohio?

39,930
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201839,9306381.62%
201739,2924981.28%
201638,7946371.67%
201538,1576401.71%
201437,5178152.22%
201336,7028082.25%
201235,8943010.85%
201135,5937482.15%
201034,8459,6023.28%
200025,2435,2132.34%
199020,0301,2500.65%
198018,7803,7722.27%
197015,0081,7261.23%
196013,2821,4781.19%
195011,8042,8602.81%
19408,9442690.31%
19308,675-81-0.09%
19208,756-320-0.36%
19109,0761,1361.35%
19007,940-284-0.35%
18908,2241,3301.78%
18806,8941,2532.03%
18705,6411,7523.79%
18603,8890.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White34,319
Black or African American1,992
Two or More Races897
Asian707
Some Other Race231
American Indian and Alaska Native40
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

Delaware Oh Population Pyramid 2019

Delaware Oh Median Age

34.5


Total

35


Male

34.1


Female

Delaware Oh Adults

There are 28,529 adults, (4,322 of whom are seniors) in Delaware Oh.

Delaware Oh Age Dependency

57.8

Age Dependency Ratio

17.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Delaware Oh Sex Ratio

Female

20,010

52.39%

Male

18,183

47.61%

Delaware Oh Households and Families

Delaware Oh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Delaware Oh Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All63%37%
Male48.2%51.8%
Female43.2%56.8%
Non Family42.8%57.2%

63.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,2512.5263
Married7,1283.2682.9
Non Family5,1881.1942.8
Female1,4933.4543.2
Male4423.2348.2

3.21

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Delaware Oh Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3151.32%
9th to 12th Grade1,0714.48%
High School Graduate6,85328.66%
Some College5,32222.26%
Associates Degree1,7827.45%
Bachelors Degree5,29522.14%
Graduate Degree3,27313.69%

Delaware Oh Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,59120,5407,688
Black1,102973362
Hispanic50833562
Asian430414347
Multiple Races25824173
Other Race1399926
Native American101010
Islander7

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,097$53,297$36,050
Less Than High School$17,454$$19,931
High School Grad$32,988$40,050$25,907
Some College$42,179$50,389$33,214
Bachelors Degree$60,583$73,452$48,194
Graduate Degree$65,673$80,625$56,563

$43,097

Average Earnings

$53,297

Average Male

$36,050

Average Female

Delaware Oh Language

Delaware Oh Language by Age

Delaware Oh Language

95.93% of Delaware Oh residents speak only English, while 4.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.58% of the population.

Delaware Oh Poverty

Delaware Oh Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,9902,7288.53%
Black1,73530317.46%
Multiple81326933.09%
Hispanic892798.86%
Other2262310.18%
Islander77100.00%
Native24520.83%

9.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.25%

Male Poverty Rate

10.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delaware Oh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delaware Oh is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delaware Oh is White, with 8.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.38%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.41%
High School11.69%
Some College7.76%
Bachelors or Greater1.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.33%
Male Unemployed15.38%
Female Employed5.19%
Male Employed3.57%

Delaware Oh Income

Delaware Oh Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,154$78,475
Families$82,237$95,164
Married Families$94,185-
Non Families$37,389$46,676

Delaware Oh Marital Status

Delaware Oh Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Delaware Oh Married by Age and Sex

Delaware Oh Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Delaware Oh Marital Status by Race

Delaware Oh Veterans

2,280

Number of Veterans

2,070

Male Veterans

210

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam711
First Gulf War631
Second Gulf War356
Korea117
World War II71

Delaware Oh Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0607.97%
Black17112.23%
2 or More428.70%
Hispanic304.24%
Hawaiian7100.00%

Delaware Oh Veterans by Education

6.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delaware Oh Employment Status

68.3%

Labor Force Participation

66.4%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Delaware Oh Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.43%

Born in Ohio

96.58%

Native Born

3.42%

Foreign Born

2.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.58% of Delaware Oh residents were born in the United States, with 74.43% having been born in Ohio. 2.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.