Harrington, Delaware Population 2022

3,650
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Harrington is a city located in Kent County Delaware. Harrington has a 2020 population of 3,650. Harrington is currently growing at a rate of 0.11% annually and its population has increased by 2.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,571 in 2010.

The average household income in Harrington is $53,317 with a poverty rate of 21.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $958 per month, and the median house value is $187,400. The median age in Harrington is 28.8 years, 28.7 years for males, and 28.9 years for females.

Harrington Demographics

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

  • White: 63.01%
  • Black or African American: 34.72%
  • Two or more races: 2.24%
  • Asian: 0.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Harrington, Delaware is 3,650 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,650.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,571.

Harrington, Delaware Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,30563.01%
Black or African American1,27034.72%
Asian10.03%
Two or More Races822.24%
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Harrington Population by Race

Harrington Population Pyramid 2022

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Harrington Median Age

28


Total

30.4


Male

22.8


Female

Harrington Adults

There are 2,314 adults, (425 of whom are seniors) in Harrington.

Harrington Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

71.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Harrington Sex Ratio

Female

1,819

49.73%

Male

1,839

50.27%

Harrington Population by Age

Harrington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Harrington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married61.3%38.7%
Male58.1%41.9%
All54.1%45.9%
Female44.4%55.6%
Non Family44.2%55.8%

54.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harrington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2093.0354.1
Married5274.2861.3
Male2102.5658.1
Female1892.944.4
Non Family2831.1344.2

3.55

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

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Harrington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade311.51%
9th to 12th Grade1105.36%
High School Graduate82640.27%
Some College67632.96%
Associates Degree1587.70%
Bachelors Degree1045.07%
Graduate Degree1467.12%
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Harrington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Harrington Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1811,140182
Black76970068
Asian11
Hispanic6346
2+ Races4329

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 white people with a rate of 15.41%.

Harrington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,111$27,745$30,226
Less Than 9th Grade$25,481$$21,190
High School Graduate$27,151$35,275$25,489
Some College$29,620$$30,120
Bachelors Degree$2,500$2,500$
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,111

Average Earnings

$27,745

Average Male

$30,226

Average Female

Harrington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Harrington Language by Age

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Harrington Language

93.26% of Harrington residents speak only English, while 6.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.28% of the population.

Harrington Language

Harrington Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple825263.41%
Black1,27058546.06%
Hispanic2829834.75%
White2,046663.23%
OtherNaN%

21.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.94%

Male Poverty Rate

25.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harrington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harrington is Multiple, with 63.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harrington 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 30.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.05%.

Harrington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.62%
High School24.46%
Some College7.19%
Bachelors or Greater27.20%

Harrington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.44%
Male Unemployed55.00%
Female Employed18.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Harrington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Harrington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,528$59,957
Families$62,045$64,980
Married Families$69,875-
Non Families$22,396$35,315
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Income by Household Type

Harrington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Harrington Married by Age and Sex

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Harrington 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 45-54.

Harrington Marital Status by Race

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Harrington Marital Status

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144

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War29
First Gulf War16
Vietnam59
Korea11
World War II

Harrington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5430
55 to 6444
65 to 7410
75+60

Harrington Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1319.46%
Black131.47%

Harrington Veterans by Race

Harrington Veterans by Education

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27.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harrington Veterans by Education

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72%

Labor Force Participation

68.7%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Harrington Employment by Age

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Harrington Employment by Race

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Harrington 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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71.46%

Born in Harrington

99.97%

Native Born

0.03%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.97% of Harrington residents were born in the United States, with 71.46% having been born in Delaware. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Harrington Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20003,1740.00%
20103,5713971.19%
20113,610391.09%
20123,653431.19%
20133,690371.01%
20143,688-2-0.05%
20153,678-10-0.27%
20163,665-13-0.35%
20173,648-17-0.46%
20183,634-14-0.38%
20193,63840.11%
20203,64240.11%
20213,64640.11%
20223,65040.11%

Harrington Population by Year