Smyrna, Delaware Population 2018

Smyrna, Delaware's estimated population is 11,584 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Smyrna, Delaware is the 5th largest city in Delaware based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1933.73 people/mi² (746.61 people/km²), with a household density of 303.05 people/km² (784.91 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 36 years, 31.9 years for males, and 37.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.7 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 4,702 households in the city, with an average size of 2.52 people per household. The vacancy rate was 8.1%, with a median rent of $922/month. The median house has 5.9 rooms, and has a value of $188,100.

The median income for households in Smyrna, Delaware is $53,941, while the mean household income is $70,423. The per capita income is $28,164, and 7.1% of families and 8.3% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 8.6% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 8.2% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201711,5841931.69%
201611,391710.63%
201511,3201531.37%
201411,1672482.27%
201310,9191801.68%
201210,7391841.74%
201110,5553183.11%
201010,2374,55880.26%
20005,6794488.56%
19905,23148110.13%
19804,75050711.95%
19704,2430.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,499
Black or African American3,063
Two or More Races275
Asian105
American Indian and Alaska Native82
Some Other Race48
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Smyrna De Population Pyramid 2018

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Smyrna De Median Age

36


Total

31.9


Male

37.6


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 8,375 adults in Smyrna De.

Smyrna De Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Smyrna De Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.9
Houses Without Mortgage
560
Houses With Mortgage
2,057
Vacancy Rate
8.1
Median Rent
922
Median Home Value
188,100
Renter-Occupied Units
1,704
Owner-Occupied Units
2,617
Total Housing Units
4,702

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Smyrna De for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4% and the labor force participation rate is 68.7%.

Smyrna De Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.52
Average Family Size
2.99
Total Households
4321
Married Couple Households
1886
Male Householder (no wife) Families
109
Female Householder (no husband) Families
997
Non Family Households
1329
Total Families
2992
Households With Own Children
1653
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.9
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

Smyrna De Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
232
$10,000 to $14,999
168
$15,000 to $24,999
393
$25,000 to $34,999
448
$35,000 to $49,999
696
$50,000 to $74,999
988
$75,000 to $99,999
696
$100,000 to $149,999
547
$150,000 to $199,999
37
Over $200,000
116

Smyrna De Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Smyrna De

Delaware

$53,941

$61,017

$70,423

$80,432

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.060.120.180.24

Smyrna De Education Data

Smyrna De Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1852.58%
9th to 12th Grade
5157.18%
High School Graduate
2,56635.76%
Some College
1,53921.45%
Associates Degree
78710.97%
Bachelors Degree
1,15216.06%
Graduate Degree
4316.01%