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Disparities and gaps frequently reveal themselves geographically, and efforts to address inequities benefit from local-scale data and strategies. The Data Center provides summary demographics at the state, county, census tract and zip code levels.

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Demographics

for Zip Code 19947

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Demographic data describes the socioeconomic makeup of a particular area, from characteristics such as race, ethnicity, and age to measures of wealth. Understanding demographic diversity within Zip codes and across the state is key to establishing the context of equity and inclusion challenges in Delaware.


Population Total

20,033
people
Population Density
The population density figure in Zip Code 19947 is 167 people per square mile, which is lower than the state figure of 497 people per square mile.
2021
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State Area Deprivation Index

7
on a scale of 1 to 10
Median Household Income
The median household income figure in Zip Code 19947 is $55,459, which is lower than the state figure of $72,724.
2020
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Poverty Rate
The poverty rate percent in Zip Code 19947 is 13.9%, which is higher than the state percent of 11.1%.
2021
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Population By Race

for Zip Code 19947

2021

Race
Total Count
% of Population
Native american
780%
Asian
2881%
Two or more races
3162%
Pacific islander
3682%
Other race
5993%
Black
2,51313%
White
15,87179%
Total
20,033100%

Population By Ethnicity

for Zip Code 19947

2021

Ethnicity
Total Count
% of Population
Hispanic
5,67028%
Non hispanic
14,36372%
Total
20,033100%

Population By Age

for Zip Code 19947

2021

Age
Total Count
% of Population
Under 18
5,08825%
Between 18 and 65
11,73059%
Over 65
3,21516%
Total
20,033100%