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Population Data

Population Data

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 and zip code levels.

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Demographics

for Zip Code 19956

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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
15,117
People
Population Density
The population density figure in Zip Code 19956 is 150 people per square mile, which is lower than the state figure of 491 people per square mile
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State Area Deprivation Index
The state area deprivation index figure in Zip Code 19956 is 8, which is higher than the state figure of 5
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Median Household Income
The median household income figure in Zip Code 19956 is $50,259, which is lower than the state figure of $68,287
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Poverty Rate
The poverty rate percent in Zip Code 19956 is 17%, which is higher than the state percent of 11%
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Population By Race

for Zip Code 19956

2019

Race
Total Count
% of Population
White
11,35575%
Black
3,09620%
Two or more races
3933%
Other race
1321%
Asian
871%
Native american
380%
Pacific islander
160%
Total
15,117100%

Population By Ethnicity

for Zip Code 19956

2019

Ethnicity
Total Count
% of Population
Non hispanic
13,91692%
Hispanic
1,2018%
Total
15,117100%

Population By Age

for Zip Code 19956

2019

Age
Total Count
% of Population
Under 18
4,19728%
Between 18 and 65
8,53756%
Over 65
2,38316%
Total
15,117100%