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According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the state of Delaware is estimated to have the 7th highest Population Density per square mile as of 2018, it has an estimated population of 496.4 per square mile. Source: https://www.census.gov/popclock/

  Estimated Population by County

176,824 – Kent

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau / Quick Facts – July 1, 2017

 

559,793 – New Castle

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau / Quick Facts – July 1, 2017

 

225,322 – Sussex

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau / Quick Facts – July 1, 2017

 

 

  Number of Housing Units

423,489

Source:  2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates – U.S. Census Bureau

 

 

  Estimated People Who Are Experiencing Homelessness on a Given Day

1,082

Source:  United States Interagency Council on Homelessness, January 2018*
*Adult population, age 18+ years

 

 

  Number of Foreign Born Persons

86,028

Source:  2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates – U.S. Census Bureau

 

 

  Number of Veterans

66,854

Source:  2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates – U.S. Census Bureau

 

 

  Percent who have graduated from high school or higher

89.3 %

Source:  2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates – U.S. Census Bureau

 

 

  Estimated Median Income Per Capita

$32,625

Source:  2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates – U.S. Census Bureau

 

 

  Number of Companies

73,418

Source:  2012 Survey of Business Owners – U.S. Census Bureau

 

  Additional US Census Delaware Data

Official U.S. Census Bureau Data Delaware Information **
**Includes interactive maps and graphs

 

  Census Population Clock

Source:  United States Department of Commerce / U.S. Census Bureau

 

 


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