Bethel, Delaware Population 2022

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Bethel is a city located in Sussex County Delaware. Bethel has a 2020 population of 216. Bethel is currently growing at a rate of 2.37% annually and its population has increased by 24.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 173 in 2010.

The average household income in Bethel is $75,493 with a poverty rate of 1.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $195,500. The median age in Bethel is 48.5 years, 47.5 years for males, and 49.4 years for females.

Bethel Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bethelwas:

  • White: 73.51%
  • Two or more races: 19.80%
  • Black or African American: 6.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bethel, Delaware is 216 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 216.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 173.

Bethel, Delaware Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29773.51%
Black or African American276.68%
Two or More Races8019.80%
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Bethel Population by Race

Bethel Population Pyramid 2022

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Bethel Median Age

58.5


Total

64


Male

58.3


Female

Bethel Adults

There are 350 adults, (109 of whom are seniors) in Bethel.

Bethel Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bethel Sex Ratio

Female

213

52.72%

Male

191

47.28%

Bethel Population by Age

Bethel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bethel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Non Family100%0%
All94.7%5.3%
Married93.2%6.8%
Male0%100%

94.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bethel Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1692.3994.7
Married1032.7793.2
Male22.50
Female173.71100
Non Family471.09100

2.83

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Bethel Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade195.97%
High School Graduate9830.82%
Some College4213.21%
Associates Degree7322.96%
Bachelors Degree7322.96%
Graduate Degree134.09%
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Bethel Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bethel Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic787833
2+ Races808033
White21120753
Black2712

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 42.31%.

Bethel Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,139$43,750$33,214
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$35,556$$27,083
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$33,929$58,750$33,214
Graduate Degree$59,375$$

$35,139

Average Earnings

$43,750

Average Male

$33,214

Average Female

Bethel Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bethel Language by Age

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Bethel Language

79.27% of Bethel residents speak only English, while 20.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.21% of the population.

Bethel Language

Bethel Poverty by Race

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1.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.05%

Male Poverty Rate

2.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bethel

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bethel is White, with 2.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bethel is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.44%.

Bethel Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School5.10%
Some College1.74%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Bethel Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.77%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Bethel Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bethel Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$73,906$72,283
Families$81,875$79,032
Married Families$82,917-
Non Families$46,420$52,649
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Income by Household Type

Bethel Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.1%

Male Marriage Rate

61.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Bethel Married by Age and Sex

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Bethel Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bethel Marital Status by Race

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Bethel Marital Status

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63

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War33
First Gulf War35
Vietnam21
Korea2
World War II

Bethel Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 542
55 to 6439
65 to 7417
75+5

Bethel Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White135.39%
Black1555.56%
2+ Races3543.75%
Hispanic3342.31%

Bethel Veterans by Race

Bethel Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

82.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bethel Veterans by Education

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38.4%

Labor Force Participation

36.6%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Bethel Employment by Age

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Bethel Employment by Race

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Bethel Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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42.33%

Born in Bethel

99.50%

Native Born

0.50%

Foreign Born

0.50%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.50% of Bethel residents were born in the United States, with 42.33% having been born in Delaware. 0.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bethel Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101730.00%
201117521.16%
201217721.14%
201317921.13%
201418231.68%
201518752.75%
201618921.07%
201719342.12%
201819631.55%
201920152.55%
202020652.49%
202121152.43%
202221652.37%

Bethel Population by Year