Felton, Delaware Population 2022

1,459
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Felton is a city located in Kent County Delaware. Felton has a 2020 population of 1,459. Felton is currently growing at a rate of 1.04% annually and its population has increased by 13.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,286 in 2010.

The average household income in Felton is $74,365 with a poverty rate of 7.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $731 per month, and the median house value is $205,600. The median age in Felton is 42 years, 35 years for males, and 47.4 years for females.

Felton Demographics

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

  • White: 67.76%
  • Black or African American: 24.43%
  • Two or more races: 6.72%
  • Other race: 0.76%
  • Asian: 0.34%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Felton, Delaware is 1,459 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,459.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,286.

Felton, Delaware Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White80767.76%
Black or African American29124.43%
Asian40.34%
Some Other Race90.76%
Two or More Races806.72%
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Felton Population by Race

Felton Population Pyramid 2022

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Felton Median Age

50.1


Total

44.2


Male

57.3


Female

Felton Adults

There are 1,009 adults, (257 of whom are seniors) in Felton.

Felton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Felton Sex Ratio

Female

669

56.17%

Male

522

43.83%

Felton Population by Age

Felton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Felton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.5%16.5%
All59.4%40.6%
Female41.8%58.2%
Non Family36.8%63.2%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Felton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5862.0359.4
Married2492.6983.5
Male203.2100
Female672.8241.8
Non Family2501.0736.8

2.66

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

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Felton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade141.50%
9th to 12th Grade788.33%
High School Graduate30632.69%
Some College21623.08%
Associates Degree565.98%
Bachelors Degree13414.32%
Graduate Degree13214.10%
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Felton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Felton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races312912
Black20719670
White661595178
Hispanic40276
Asian44
Other Race7

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 38.71%.

Felton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,012$54,167$35,873
Less Than 9th Grade$41,250$$41,667
High School Graduate$36,695$55,000$36,017
Some College$36,563$57,212$27,375
Bachelors Degree$41,779$44,250$36,250
Graduate Degree$70,000$135,500$58,750

$41,012

Average Earnings

$54,167

Average Male

$35,873

Average Female

Felton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Felton Language by Age

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Felton Language

95.02% of Felton residents speak only English, while 4.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.18% of the population.

Felton Language

Felton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian44100.00%
White776698.89%
Black291165.50%
OtherNaN%
Multiple7211.39%

7.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.36%

Male Poverty Rate

12.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Felton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Felton is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Felton is Multiple, with 1.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.58%.

Felton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.57%
High School6.21%
Some College9.56%
Bachelors or Greater4.89%

Felton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.17%
Female Unemployed51.61%

Felton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Felton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,038$69,796
Families$88,750$92,921
Married Families$87,813-
Non Families$33,864$35,068
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Income by Household Type

Felton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.5%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Felton Married by Age and Sex

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Felton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Felton Marital Status by Race

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Felton Marital Status

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164

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War40
First Gulf War60
Vietnam76
Korea4
World War II

Felton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3411
35 to 5448
55 to 6419
65 to 7438
75+48

Felton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White11816.53%
Black219.46%
2+ Races2558.14%
Hispanic1432.56%

Felton Veterans by Race

Felton Veterans by Education

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1.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Felton Veterans by Education

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62%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Felton Employment by Age

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Felton Employment by Race

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Felton 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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48.70%

Born in Felton

96.64%

Native Born

3.36%

Foreign Born

0.25%

Non Citizen

3.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.64% of Felton residents were born in the United States, with 48.70% having been born in Delaware. 0.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Felton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2860.00%
20111,299131.01%
20121,316171.31%
20131,328120.91%
20141,349211.58%
20151,366171.26%
20161,37480.59%
20171,389151.09%
20181,399100.72%
20191,414151.07%
20201,429151.06%
20211,444151.05%
20221,459151.04%

Felton Population by Year