Bethany Beach is a city located in Sussex County Delaware. Bethany Beach has a 2020 population of 1,317. Bethany Beach is currently growing at a rate of 1.86% annually and its population has increased by 24.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,059 in 2010.
The average household income in Bethany Beach is $117,181 with a poverty rate of 2.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,264 per month, and the median house value is $571,700. The median age in Bethany Beach is 67.6 years, 68.2 years for males, and 67 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bethany Beachwas:
91.13% of Bethany Beach residents speak only English, while 8.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.20% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Bethany Beach is Multiple, with 46.67% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Bethany Beach is Other, with NaN% 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 3.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.24%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Bethany Beach
95.22% of Bethany Beach residents were born in the United States, with 8.61% having been born in Delaware. 0.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.