Delaware City is a city located in New Castle County Delaware. Delaware City has a 2020 population of 1,852. Delaware City is currently growing at a rate of 0.27% annually and its population has increased by 4.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,777 in 2010.
The average household income in Delaware City is $63,046 with a poverty rate of 15.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,145 per month, and the median house value is $189,300. The median age in Delaware City is 39.6 years, 38 years for males, and 41.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Delaware Citywas:
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 2+ races people with a rate of 93.94%.
99.12% of Delaware City residents speak only English, while 0.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.53% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Delaware City is Native, with 40.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Delaware City is Hispanic, with 2.33% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.64%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Delaware City
98.09% of Delaware City residents were born in the United States, with 57.73% having been born in Delaware. 0.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.