Population Demographics for Sussex County, Delaware in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population197,145100
White155,66378
Black or African American25,11512
Hispanic or Latino16,9548
Some Other Race8,1694
Two or More Races4,5412
Asian1,943Below 1%
American Indian1,564Below 1%
Three or more races296Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander150Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population96,233100,912197,145
White75,57480,089155,663
Black or African American12,16012,95525,115
Hispanic or Latino9,1547,80016,954
Some Other Race4,4923,6778,169
Two or More Races2,2072,3344,541
Asian8891,0541,943
American Indian8287361,564
Three or more races127169296
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander8367150

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Sussex County

 
Total Population:197,145
Male Population:96,233
Female Population:100,912

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Sussex County

 
Both sexes45
Male44
Female46

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Sussex County

 
Total Population:194,208
Male Population:94,287
Under 5 years:5,834
5 to 9 years:5,689
10 to 14 years:5,398
15 to 17 years:3,578
18 and 19 years:2,155
20 years:1,037
21 years:911
22 to 24 years:2,948
25 to 29 years:5,247
30 to 34 years:4,767
35 to 39 years:4,959
40 to 44 years:5,676
45 to 49 years:6,662
50 to 54 years:6,779
55 to 59 years:6,651
60 and 61 years:2,859
62 to 64 years:4,516
65 and 66 years:2,716
67 to 69 years:3,876
70 to 74 years:4,943
75 to 79 years:3,571
80 to 84 years:2,242
85 years and over:1,273
Female Population:99,921
Under 5 years:5,632
5 to 9 years:5,377
10 to 14 years:5,289
15 to 17 years:3,474
18 and 19 years:1,972
20 years:938
21 years:906
22 to 24 years:3,090
25 to 29 years:5,251
30 to 34 years:4,847
35 to 39 years:5,249
40 to 44 years:5,953
45 to 49 years:7,098
50 to 54 years:7,476
55 to 59 years:7,654
60 and 61 years:3,209
62 to 64 years:5,070
65 and 66 years:3,002
67 to 69 years:4,252
70 to 74 years:5,303
75 to 79 years:3,878
80 to 84 years:2,651
85 years and over:2,350

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Sussex County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Sussex County

 
Total:79,368
Family led homes:53,698
Husband-wife family:40,716
Other family:12,982
Population of male led with no wife present:3,661
Population female led with no husband present:9,321
Population of Nonfamily homes:25,670
Population living alone:20,285
Population not living alone:5,385

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Sussex County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:79,368
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:21,399
Population of family homes:21,089
Husband-wife family:12,867
Under 6 years only:2,830
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,941
6 to 17 years only:7,096
Other family:8,222
Male householder, no wife present:2,206
Under 6 years only:634
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:494
6 to 17 years only:1,078
Female led with no husband present:6,016
Under 6 years only:1,445
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,333
6 to 17 years only:3,238
Nonfamily households:310
Male led households:221
Under 6 years only:54
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:27
6 to 17 years only:140
Female led householder:89
Under 6 years only:27
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:10
6 to 17 years only:52
Households with no people under 18 years:57,969
Family households:32,609
Husband-wife family:27,849
Other family:4,760
Male led with no wife present:1,455
Female led with no husband present:3,305
Nonfamily households:25,360
Male led householder:11,158
Female led householder:14,202

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Sussex County, by type

 
Total Home Population:79,368
Population of Family homes:53,698
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,363
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:6,224
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:8,740
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:10,655
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:5,263
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:5,990
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:9,734
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:4,819
Population of 85 year olds and over:910
Population of Nonfamily Homes:25,670
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:759
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,941
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,104
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,472
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,768
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,012
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:5,174
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,722
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,718

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Sussex County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:79,368
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:37,826
1-person household:12,059
2-or-more-person household:25,767
Family households:23,899
Nonfamily households:1,868
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:41,542
1-person household:8,226
2-or-more-person household:33,316
Family homes:29,799
Nonfamily homes:3,517

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Sussex County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:79,368
Home has three or more generations:3,256
Home does not have three or more generations:76,112

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Sussex County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:40,237
Unmarried partner of home lead present:4,403
In family homes:4,155
Population of male led and male partner homes:159
Population of male led and female partner households:1,856
Population of female led and female partner households:199
Population of female led and male partner households:1,941
In nonfamily homes:248
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:195
Population of female led and female partner homes:12
Population of female led and male partner homes:41
No unmarried partner of home lead present:35,834
In family homes:35,640
Population of husband-wife family homes:24,755
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,894
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:8,991
In nonfamily homes:194

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Sussex County

 
Total Population:155,372
Population Under 18 years:39,045
Population 18 years and over:116,327

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Sussex County have lived in one place.

 
Total:79,368
Population of Owner occupied homes:62,353
Family home:43,636
Nonfamily homess:18,717
Male led home:8,096
Living alone:6,088
Not living alone:2,008
Female led home:10,621
Living alone:8,939
Not living alone:1,682
Population of Renter occupied homes:17,015
Family run homes:10,062
Husband-wife family:4,815
Other family:5,247
Male led with no wife present:1,343
Female led with no husband present:3,904
Nonfamily Homes:6,953
Male led homes:3,283
Male living alone:2,283
Male not living alone:1,000
Female led homes:3,670
Females living alone:2,975
Females not living alone:695