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Population Demographics for Delaware 2017, 2018

List of Counties and Cities in Delaware

Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population897,934100
Black or African American191,81421
Hispanic or Latino73,2218
Some Other Race30,5193
Two or More Races23,8542
American Indian4,181Below 1%
Three or more races1,767Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander400Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population434,939462,995897,934
Black or African American90,591101,223191,814
Hispanic or Latino37,92635,29573,221
Some Other Race16,26314,25630,519
Two or More Races11,34512,50923,854
American Indian2,1042,0774,181
Three or more races7789891,767
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander198202400

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Delaware

Total Population:897,934
Male Population:434,939
Female Population:462,995

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Delaware

Both sexes38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Delaware

Total Population:873,521
Male Population:420,982
Under 5 years:28,368
5 to 9 years:28,737
10 to 14 years:28,875
15 to 17 years:18,358
18 and 19 years:11,121
20 years:5,760
21 years:5,813
22 to 24 years:16,762
25 to 29 years:27,439
30 to 34 years:25,400
35 to 39 years:26,247
40 to 44 years:28,559
45 to 49 years:31,941
50 to 54 years:31,041
55 to 59 years:26,726
60 and 61 years:10,084
62 to 64 years:14,532
65 and 66 years:8,147
67 to 69 years:11,095
70 to 74 years:13,959
75 to 79 years:10,442
80 to 84 years:6,898
85 years and over:4,678
Female Population:452,539
Under 5 years:27,423
5 to 9 years:27,674
10 to 14 years:27,862
15 to 17 years:17,699
18 and 19 years:10,473
20 years:5,700
21 years:6,162
22 to 24 years:17,049
25 to 29 years:28,697
30 to 34 years:27,257
35 to 39 years:28,120
40 to 44 years:31,217
45 to 49 years:34,596
50 to 54 years:34,115
55 to 59 years:30,517
60 and 61 years:11,411
62 to 64 years:16,621
65 and 66 years:9,282
67 to 69 years:12,920
70 to 74 years:16,296
75 to 79 years:12,877
80 to 84 years:9,431
85 years and over:9,140

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Delaware

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Delaware

Family led homes:230,731
Husband-wife family:165,280
Other family:65,451
Population of male led with no wife present:16,989
Population female led with no husband present:48,462
Population of Nonfamily homes:111,566
Population living alone:87,496
Population not living alone:24,070

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

Total occupied homes in Delaware with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:111,348
Population of family homes:110,124
Husband-wife family:68,532
Under 6 years only:16,062
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:14,668
6 to 17 years only:37,802
Other family:41,592
Male householder, no wife present:9,968
Under 6 years only:2,580
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,871
6 to 17 years only:5,517
Female led with no husband present:31,624
Under 6 years only:7,112
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6,636
6 to 17 years only:17,876
Nonfamily households:1,224
Male led households:864
Under 6 years only:202
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:92
6 to 17 years only:570
Female led householder:360
Under 6 years only:90
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:38
6 to 17 years only:232
Households with no people under 18 years:230,949
Family households:120,607
Husband-wife family:96,748
Other family:23,859
Male led with no wife present:7,021
Female led with no husband present:16,838
Nonfamily households:110,342
Male led householder:49,557
Female led householder:60,785

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Delaware, by type

Total Home Population:342,297
Population of Family homes:230,731
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:6,195
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:32,971
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:47,730
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:53,789
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:22,331
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:20,898
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:28,717
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:14,695
Population of 85 year olds and over:3,405
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:111,566
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:7,702
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:14,993
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:12,019
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:19,946
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:10,740
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:10,523
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:16,434
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:12,669
Population of 85 year olds and over:6,540

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Delaware containing people over 60

Total Population:342,297
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:125,536
1-person household:42,134
2-or-more-person household:83,402
Family households:78,529
Nonfamily households:4,873
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:216,761
1-person household:45,362
2-or-more-person household:171,399
Family homes:152,202
Nonfamily homes:19,197

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Delaware with multiple generations.

Total Population:342,297
Home has three or more generations:16,009
Home does not have three or more generations:326,288

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Delaware under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:204,867
Unmarried partner of home lead present:19,260
In family homes:18,321
Population of male led and male partner homes:462
Population of male led and female partner households:7,488
Population of female led and female partner households:967
Population of female led and male partner households:9,404
In nonfamily homes:939
Population of male led and male partner homes:2
Population of male led and female partner homes:765
Population of female led and female partner homes:37
Population of female led and male partner homes:135
No unmarried partner of home lead present:185,607
In family homes:184,903
Population of husband-wife family homes:129,311
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:9,012
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:46,580
In nonfamily homes:704

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Delaware

Total Population:704,892
Population Under 18 years:200,850
Population 18 years and over:504,042

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Delaware have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:246,724
Family home:179,799
Nonfamily homess:66,925
Male led home:28,792
Living alone:21,862
Not living alone:6,930
Female led home:38,133
Living alone:32,664
Not living alone:5,469
Population of Renter occupied homes:95,573
Family run homes:50,932
Husband-wife family:22,543
Other family:28,389
Male led with no wife present:6,532
Female led with no husband present:21,857
Nonfamily Homes:44,641
Male led homes:21,629
Male living alone:15,073
Male not living alone:6,556
Female led homes:23,012
Females living alone:17,897
Females not living alone:5,115

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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