Georgetown is a city located in Sussex County Delaware. Georgetown has a 2020 population of 7,998. It is also the county seat of Sussex County. Georgetown is currently growing at a rate of 1.85% annually and its population has increased by 23.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,452 in 2010.
The average household income in Georgetown is $69,785 with a poverty rate of 16.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,088 per month, and the median house value is $222,300. The median age in Georgetown is 32.2 years, 30.9 years for males, and 34.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Georgetownwas:
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 27.78%.
56.14% of Georgetown residents speak only English, while 43.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.16% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Georgetown is Multiple, with 28.37% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Georgetown is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.95%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Georgetown
72.38% of Georgetown residents were born in the United States, with 52.57% having been born in Delaware. 23.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.