Middletown, Delaware Population 2018

Middletown, Delaware's estimated population is 21,897 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Middletown, Delaware is the 4th largest city in Delaware based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1860.72 people/mi² (718.43 people/km²), with a household density of 233.04 people/km² (603.58 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 36.1 years, 36 years for males, and 36.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 7,103 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 4.4%, with a median rent of $1127/month. The median house has 6.9 rooms, and has a value of $274,400.

The median income for households in Middletown, Delaware is $87,250, while the mean household income is $100,216. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201721,8976232.93%
201621,2746122.96%
201520,6624962.46%
201420,1663371.70%
201319,8292301.17%
201219,5992391.23%
201119,3603822.01%
201018,97812,81711.91%
20006,1612,3274.86%
19903,8348882.67%
19802,9463021.09%
19702,6440.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,752
Black or African American5,540
Two or More Races873
Asian669
Some Other Race211

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Middletown De Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Middletown De Median Age

36.1


Total

36


Male

36.2


Female

Middletown De Adults

There are 13,911 adults, (2,606 of which are seniors) in Middletown De.

Middletown De Age Dependency

77.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Middletown De Sex Ratio

Female

11,134

55.55%

Male

8,911

44.45%

Middletown De Households and Families

Middletown De Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Middletown De Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.6%9.4%
All79%21%
Non Family67%33%
Female61%39%
Male60%40%

79.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Middletown De Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5513.0479
Married3,6633.6590.6
Non Family1,5651.1367
Female1,2033.6261
Male1203.4960

3.6

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Middletown De Households

Middletown De Education

Middletown De Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3222.62%
9th to 12th Grade4843.94%
High School Graduate3,17725.88%
Some College2,68221.85%
Associates Degree1,0928.90%
Bachelors Degree2,56220.87%
Graduate Degree1,95615.93%

Middletown De Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,9557,5832,860
Black3,1493,0351,296
Hispanic74157588
Asian456302266
Multiple Races15115185
Other Race11390

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 58.33%.

Middletown De Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,130$60,996$42,897
Less Than High School$31,506$60,625$13,345
High School Grad$34,975$39,878$24,670
Some College$44,712$57,100$38,975
Bachelors Degree$66,524$71,974$65,215
Graduate Degree$69,295$72,300$62,727

$51,130

Average Earnings

$60,996

Average Male

$42,897

Average Female

Middletown De Language

Middletown De Language by Age

Middletown De Language

88.82% of Middletown De residents speak only English, while 11.18% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.16% of the population.

Middletown De Poverty

Middletown De Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,43039227.41%
Black5,5242835.12%
White11,6732772.37%

4.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.34%

Male Poverty Rate

5.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Middletown De

The race most likely to be in poverty in Middletown De is Hispanic, with 27.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Middletown De is White, with 2.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.92%.

Middletown De Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.19%
Some College4.06%
High School3.01%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Middletown De Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed12.15%
Female Employed1.45%
Male Employed1.02%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Middletown De Income

Middletown De Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$87,250$100,216
Families$94,532$109,385
Married Families$117,041$
Non Families$55,536$67,728

Middletown De Marital Status

Middletown De Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Middletown De Married by Age and Sex

Middletown De Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Middletown De Marital Status by Race

Middletown De Veterans

Middletown De Veterans by War

1,027

Number of Veterans

885

Male Veterans

142

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War384
Vietnam359
Second Gulf War198
Korea98
World War II9

Middletown De Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54313
65 to 74243
75+209
55 to 64153
18 to 34109

Middletown De Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7718.41%
Black2285.93%
Hispanic11813.87%
Asian286.14%

Middletown De Veterans by Education

1.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Middletown De Employment Status

Middletown De Employment by Age

70%

Labor Force Participation

66.8%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Middletown De Employment by Race

Middletown De Employment by Education

Middletown De 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

47.89%

Born in Delaware

93.88%

Native Born

6.12%

Foreign Born

1.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.88% of Middletown De residents were born in the United States, with 47.89% having been born in Delaware. 1.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.