Category Archives: Delaware Population by City

The population of Delaware in 2021 is 990,334, a 2.57% increase from 2020. The population density is 508 people per mi². Please click the following links to see current population of each city and town in the state of Delaware.

Bear, DE Population

Population: 17,593 Males: 8,581 (48.8%), Females: 9,012 (51.2%) New Castle County Zip code: 19701 Median resident age: 30.4 years Median household income: $53,240 Median house value: $128,700 Races in Bear: White Non-Hispanic (64.4%) Black (26.8%) Hispanic (5.5%) Two or more races (2.2%) Other race (1.8%) American Indian (0.6%) Filipino (0.5%) (Total can be greater than… Read More »

Bethany Beach, DE Population

Bethany Beach is located at 145km south of Wilmington. Its name and origins date back to the 19th century, when it was chosen as a site for religious gatherings. Nowadays it’s primarily a low-key, family-type resort with few motels or entertainment complexes. Visitors like the town’s mile-long boardwalk, which is relatively free of commercial enterprises,… Read More »

Bridgeville, DE Population

Population: 1,436. Estimated population in 2021: 1,578 (+9.9% change) Males: 683 (47.6%), Females: 753 (52.4%) Sussex County Zip code: 19933 Median resident age: 33.3 years Median household income: $26,579 Median house value: $79,900 Races in Bridgeville: White Non-Hispanic (51.1%) Black (31.5%) Hispanic (16.6%) Other race (8.9%) Two or more races (2.7%) (Total can be greater… Read More »

Cheswold, DE Population

Population: 313. Estimated population in 2021: 345 (+10.2% change) Males: 163 (52.1%), Females: 150 (47.9%) Kent County Median resident age: 30.5 years Median household income: $38,750 Median house value: $72,100 Races in Cheswold: White Non-Hispanic (68.4%) Black (12.1%) Hispanic (10.9%) American Indian (7.0%) Other race (6.4%) Two or more races (4.5%) (Total can be greater… Read More »

Claymont, DE Population

Population: 9,220 Males: 4,365 (47.3%), Females: 4,855 (52.7%) New Castle County Zip code: 19703 Median resident age: 34.6 years Median household income: $40,813 Median house value: $116,700 Races in Claymont: White Non-Hispanic (69.3%) Black (23.3%) Hispanic (4.2%) Two or more races (2.2%) Other race (1.6%) American Indian (0.8%) Ancestries: Irish (19.3%), German (15.2%), English (10.2%),… Read More »

Clayton, DE Population

Population: 1,273. Estimated population in 2021: 1,400 (+10.0% change) Males: 600 (47.1%), Females: 673 (52.9%) Kent County Zip code: 19938 Median resident age: 35.8 years Median household income: $43,462 Median house value: $96,000 Races in Clayton: White Non-Hispanic (89.5%) Black (8.1%) Hispanic (1.3%) American Indian (0.9%) Two or more races (0.7%) Ancestries: German (16.6%), English… Read More »

Dagsboro, DE Population

Population: 519. Estimated population in 2021: 555 (+6.9% change) Males: 244 (47.0%), Females: 275 (53.0%) Sussex County Zip code: 19939 Median resident age: 38.4 years Median household income: $37,596 Median house value: $98,200 Races in Dagsboro: White Non-Hispanic (90.6%) Black (6.4%) Hispanic (2.1%) Two or more races (1.2%) Ancestries: English (22.2%), German (16.8%), United States… Read More »

Delaware City, DE Population

Delaware City is located at 20 km south of Wilmington. This coastal town south of Wilmington is primarily of interest because it’s the gateway to Fort Delaware State Park. On Pea Patch Island in Delaware Bay, the park is only accessible by boat. The fort was used as a prison during the Civil War and… Read More »

Delmar, DE Population

Population: 1,407. Estimated population in 2021: 1,483 (+5.4% change) Males: 620 (44.1%), Females: 787 (55.9%) Sussex County Zip code: 19940 Median resident age: 37.3 years Median household income: $26,818 Median house value: $78,600 Races in Delmar: White Non-Hispanic (73.6%) Black (20.8%) Hispanic (2.1%) Two or more races (2.0%) Chinese (0.9%) Other race (0.7%) American Indian… Read More »

Dover, DE Population

Population: 32,135. Estimated population in 2021: 34,288 (+6.7% change) Males: 15,122 (47.1%), Females: 17,013 (52.9%) Kent County Zip codes: 19901, 19904. Median resident age: 32.9 years Median household income: $38,669 Median house value: $111,300 Races in Dover: White Non-Hispanic (53.3%) Black (37.2%) Hispanic (4.1%) Two or more races (2.6%) Other race (1.6%) American Indian (1.2%)… Read More »

Ellendale, DE Population

Population: 327. Estimated population in 2021: 344 (+5.2% change) Males: 159 (48.6%), Females: 168 (51.4%) Sussex County Zip code: 19941 Median resident age: 37.9 years Median household income: $37,083 Median house value: $75,500 Races in Ellendale: White Non-Hispanic (55.4%) Black (37.9%) Hispanic (4.6%) Other race (4.6%) Two or more races (1.2%) American Indian (0.6%) Ancestries:… Read More »

Felton, DE Population

Population: 784. Estimated population in 2021: 838 (+6.9% change) Males: 359 (45.8%), Females: 425 (54.2%) Kent County Zip code: 19943 Median resident age: 33.1 years Median household income: $42,589 Median house value: $92,000 Races in Felton: White Non-Hispanic (81.5%) Black (11.6%) Two or more races (2.7%) Hispanic (2.2%) American Indian (1.3%) Other race (0.9%) Korean… Read More »

Fenwick Island, DE Population

Fenwick Island is located at 155km south of Wilmington. The southernmost of the Delaware beach communities, Fenwick Island has a wide sandy beach with gentle dunes and no concessions or fast-food outlets marring the shoreline. The Fenwick Island. Lighthouse was built in 1859 and is still in operation. A stone monument marks the Transpeninsular Line,… Read More »

Frankford, DE Population

Population: 714. Estimated population in 2021: 754 (+5.6% change) Males: 336 (47.1%), Females: 378 (52.9%) Sussex County Zip code: 19945 Median resident age: 30.9 years Median household income: $35,333 Median house value: $87,300 Races in Frankford: White Non-Hispanic (41.3%) Black (35.0%) Hispanic (20.7%) Other race (10.9%) Two or more races (5.5%) American Indian (5.2%) (Total… Read More »

Frederica, DE Population

Population: 648. Estimated population in 2021: 697 (+7.6% change) Males: 303 (46.8%), Females: 345 (53.2%) Kent County Zip code: 19946 Median resident age: 35.4 years Median household income: $30,781 Median house value: $76,300 Races in Frederica: White Non-Hispanic (67.4%) Black (26.9%) Hispanic (3.2%) Two or more races (2.2%) American Indian (0.9%) Ancestries: Irish (12.2%), German… Read More »

Georgetown, DE Population

Population: 4,643. Estimated population in 2021: 4,911 (+5.8% change) Males: 2,407 (51.8%), Females: 2,236 (48.2%) Sussex County Zip code: 19947 Median resident age: 30.1 years Median household income: $31,875 Median house value: $85,600 Races in Georgetown: White Non-Hispanic (45.4%) Hispanic (31.7%) Black (20.9%) Other race (18.0%) American Indian (2.6%) Two or more races (2.5%) (Total… Read More »

Greenwood, DE Population

Population: 837. Estimated population in 2021: 883 (+5.5% change) Males: 407 (48.6%), Females: 430 (51.4%) Sussex County Zip code: 19950 Median resident age: 30.3 years Median household income: $35,588 Median house value: $73,200 Races in Greenwood: White Non-Hispanic (73.5%) Black (22.6%) Hispanic (2.9%) Two or more races (1.1%) Ancestries: United States (12.2%), English (10.5%), German… Read More »

Harrington, DE Population

Population: 3,174. Estimated population in 2021: 3,236 (+2.0% change) Males: 1,455 (45.8%), Females: 1,719 (54.2%) Kent County Zip code: 19952 Median resident age: 32.4 years Median household income: $30,945 Median house value: $83,800 Races in Harrington: White Non-Hispanic (73.7%) Black (21.6%) Hispanic (2.5%) Two or more races (1.7%) American Indian (0.8%) Other race (0.7%) Ancestries:… Read More »

Hockessin, DE Population

Population: 12,902 Males: 6,306 (48.9%), Females: 6,596 (51.1%) New Castle County Zip code: 19707 Median resident age: 42.0 years Median household income: $100,844 Median house value: $250,800 Races in Hockessin: White Non-Hispanic (87.4%) Chinese (3.2%) Black (2.7%) Asian Indian (2.2%) Hispanic (2.0%) Korean (0.9%) Two or more races (0.8%) Filipino (0.5%) Ancestries: Irish (21.3%), Italian… Read More »

Houston, DE Population

Population: 430. Estimated population in 2021: 461 (+7.2% change) Males: 219 (50.9%), Females: 211 (49.1%) Zip code: 19954 Median resident age: 33.0 years Median household income: $39,545 Median house value: $88,600 Races in Houston: White Non-Hispanic (85.1%) Black (8.4%) Hispanic (4.7%) Two or more races (1.2%) American Indian (0.9%) Ancestries: Irish (12.6%), German (10.9%), English… Read More »

Kenton, DE Population

Population: 237. Estimated population in 2021: 256 (+8.0% change) Males: 115 (48.5%), Females: 122 (51.5%) Kent County Zip code: 19955 Median resident age: 35.8 years Median household income: $38,250 Median house value: $97,100 Races in Kenton: White Non-Hispanic (91.6%) Hispanic (4.6%) Black (3.4%) Other race (1.3%) Two or more races (0.8%) Ancestries: Irish (17.7%), Italian… Read More »

Laurel, DE Population

Population: 3,668. Estimated population in 2021: 3,822 (+4.2% change) Males: 1,665 (45.4%), Females: 2,003 (54.6%) Sussex County Zip code: 19956 Median resident age: 29.7 years Median household income: $28,321 Median house value: $79,900 Races in Laurel: White Non-Hispanic (54.9%) Black (39.4%) Two or more races (2.5%) Hispanic (2.3%) Other race (1.2%) American Indian (0.7%) Ancestries:… Read More »

Lewes, DE Population

Lewes is located at 115km south of Wilmington. It is located on the Delaware Bay rather than the Atlantic Ocean, where the others lie. A sedate escape from the masses at Rehoboth Beach, It is known for its Old World ambience, fishing marinas, amateur fishing tournaments and beaches. Don’t miss Shipscarpenter Square: The many restored… Read More »

Middletown, DE Population

Population: 6,161. Estimated population in 2021: 9,121 (+48.0% change) Males: 2,931 (47.6%), Females: 3,230 (52.4%) New Castle County Zip code: 19709 Median resident age: 30.9 years Median household income: $41,663 Median house value: $119,600 Races in Middletown: White Non-Hispanic (71.6%) Black (21.3%) Hispanic (5.3%) Other race (1.9%) Two or more races (1.4%) (Total can be… Read More »

Milford, DE Population

Population: 6,732. Estimated population in 2021: 7,201 (+7.0% change) Males: 3,124 (46.4%), Females: 3,608 (53.6%) Sussex County Zip code: 19963 Median resident age: 35.1 years Median household income: $32,525 Median house value: $93,000 Races in Milford: White Non-Hispanic (64.5%) Black (23.3%) Hispanic (8.8%) Other race (4.2%) Two or more races (3.0%) American Indian (1.1%) (Total… Read More »

Millsboro, DE Population

Population: 2,360. Estimated population in 2021: 2,505 (+6.1% change) Males: 981 (41.6%), Females: 1,379 (58.4%) Sussex County Zip code: 19966 Median resident age: 43.1 years Median household income: $27,379 Median house value: $92,200 Races in Millsboro: White Non-Hispanic (72.5%) Black (19.4%) Hispanic (3.1%) Korean (2.4%) Other race (1.6%) American Indian (1.4%) Two or more races… Read More »

Millville, DE Population

Population: 259. Estimated population in 2021: 272 (+5.0% change) Males: 129 (49.8%), Females: 130 (50.2%) Sussex County Zip code: 19967 Median resident age: 41.5 years Median household income: $36,932 Median house value: $142,000 Races in Millville: White Non-Hispanic (96.5%) Other race (1.9%) Two or more races (1.2%) Hispanic (0.8%) American Indian (0.8%) Ancestries: Irish (19.7%),… Read More »

Milton, DE Population

Population: 1,657. Estimated population in 2021: 1,791 (+8.1% change) Males: 730 (44.1%), Females: 927 (55.9%) Sussex County Zip code: 19968 Median resident age: 36.8 years Median household income: $32,368 Median house value: $88,200 Races in Milton: White Non-Hispanic (65.8%) Black (24.3%) Hispanic (8.9%) Other race (6.0%) Two or more races (1.7%) American Indian (0.6%) (Total… Read More »

New Castle, DE Population

New Castle is located at 11km south of Wilmington. The state’s original capital and a major colonial seaport, on the Delaware River. New Castle’s biggest attraction Nowadays is that it remains much as it was in the 18th and 19th centuries-original brick houses and public buildings, cobblestone streets and a central square, or green. Population:… Read More »

Newark, DE Population

Newark is located at 23km southwest of Wilmington. The University of Delaware, a beautiful college established in 1765, is based in Newark. Though you may not associate Delaware with Abe Lincoln, the university’s Goodstay Center contains more than 2,000 items relating to the career and private life of the president. Newark is near the site… Read More »