Camden, Delaware

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Population in 2014: 3,517 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +67.5%
Males: 1,639  (46.6%)
Females: 1,878  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  34.1 years
Delaware median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 19901, 19904, 19934.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,456 (it was $47,097 in 2000)
Camden:

$60,456
DE:

$57,846

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,796 (it was $21,113 in 2000)

Camden town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $180,816 (it was $100,500 in 2000)
Camden:

$180,816
DE:

$226,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $179,957; Detached houses: $189,150; Townhouses or other attached units: $142,078; Mobile homes: $117,892

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,150.

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  • Races in Camden, DE (2010)

    Camden races chart
    • 2,19563.4%White alone
    • 78622.7%Black alone
    • 1915.5%Hispanic
    • 1474.2%Two or more races
    • 1283.7%Asian alone
    • 110.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.1%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Camden detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Camden: 92.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (12.3%), Irish (12.0%), German (10.1%), English (8.3%), Italian (3.1%), West Indian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1982

Elevation: 40 feet

Land area: 1.86 square miles.

Population density: 1,894 people per square mile   (low).

Camden,DE real estate house value index trend

Camden, Delaware map

For population 25 years and over in Camden:

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Camden town:

  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 64.3%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

127 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America, 2.0% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.7% North America).

This town:

6.0%
Delaware:

5.7%



According to our research of Delaware and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Camden, Delaware as of September 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Camden to the number of sex offenders is 234 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,169 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $931 (0.6%)

Camden satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (38.3 miles , pop. 56,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (58.8 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (64.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Wyoming, DE (0.8 miles ), Highland Acres, DE (1.2 miles ), Rodney Village, DE (1.2 miles ), Kent Acres, DE (1.5 miles ), Rising Sun-Lebanon, DE (1.6 miles ), Woodside, DE (1.8 miles) , Woodside East, DE (1.8 miles ), Dover, DE (1.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $85,700
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $82,000
  • 2001: 29 buildings, average cost: $108,800
  • 2002: 24 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2005: 30 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $104,300
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $102,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.11 N, Longitude: 75.55 W

Area code: 302

Camden household income distribution Camden home values distribution

Property values in Camden, DE


Crime rates in Camden by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 001221412
per 100,000 0.00.045.789.386.740.3155.438.275.7
Robberies 053335375
per 100,000 0.0222.4137.2133.9130.0201.3116.6267.1189.3
Assaults 1310610998137
per 100,000 600.7444.8274.5446.4389.9362.3310.8496.0265.0
Burglaries 161716141415131510
per 100,000 739.4756.2731.9625.0606.6603.9505.1572.3378.5
Thefts 52128117114149157163281211
per 100,000 2,403.05,694.05,352.25,089.36,455.86,320.56,332.610,721.17,986.4
Auto thefts 552263536
per 100,000 231.1222.491.589.3260.0120.8194.3114.5227.1
Arson 000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.040.30.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 304.3) 298.2472.8421.9474.0528.6489.0547.1716.0556.3

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Crime rate in Camden detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
Delaware average:

2.35
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Delaware:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +178 (+9.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (22%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)

Work and jobs in Camden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Camden, Delaware

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Camden-area historical tornado activity is near Delaware state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/31/1992, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.6 miles away from the Camden town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/27/1967, a category F2 tornado 6.6 miles away from the town center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Camden-area historical earthquake activity is near Delaware state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.4 miles away from Camden center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 165.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 303.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 340.6 miles away from Camden center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 280.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kent County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Camden topographic map

Birthplace of: Charles L. Terry, Jr. - Judge, Harry A. Richardson - Politician, Bill Higgins - Baseball player, Josh Thornton - College basketball player (Georgetown Hoyas).

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Camden: James Parke Postles.

Hospitals and medical centers in Camden:

  • CHRISTIANA CARE VISITING NURSE ASSN (2116 SOUTH DUPONT HIGHWAY SUITE 2)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Camden:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE GREENTREE (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; DOVER, DE)
  • DELAWARE HOSPICE CENTRAL DIV (Hospital, about 3 miles away; DOVER, DE)
  • BAYHEALTH MEDICAL CENTER, KENT GENERAL CAMPUS (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; DOVER, DE)
  • BAYHEALTH - KENT GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; DOVER, DE)
  • BAYHEALTH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; DOVER, DE)
  • CADIA REHABILITATION CAPITOL (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DOVER, DE)
  • COURTLAND MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DOVER, DE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Camden:

  • Delaware State University (about 6 miles; Dover, DE; Full-time enrollment: 4,087)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 6 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Owens (about 30 miles; Georgetown, DE; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Cumberland County College (about 35 miles; Vineland, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Wilmington University (about 40 miles; New Castle, DE; FT enrollment: 10,072)
  • University of Delaware (about 41 miles; Newark, DE; FT enrollment: 20,078)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington (about 44 miles; Wilmington, DE; FT enrollment: 4,972)

Public high schools in Camden:

Public elementary/middle schools in Camden:

  • KENT ELEMENTARY INTENSIVE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 52, Location: 5 OLD NORTH ROAD, Grades: KG-5)
  • F. NIEL POSTLETHWAIT MIDDLE SCHOOL ILC (Location: 2841 SOUTH STATE STREET, Grades: 6-8)
  • ALLEN FREAR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 238 SORGHUM MILL ROAD, Grades: 1-5)
  • W. B. SIMPSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 5 OLD NORTH ROAD, Grades: 1-5)
  • F. NIEL POSTLETHWAIT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 2841 SOUTH STATE STREET, Grades: 6-8)
  • FRED FIFER III MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 109 EAST CAMDEN-WYOMING AVENUE, Grades: 6-8)
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Notable locations in Camden: Camden - Wyoming Volunteer Fire Company Incorporated (A), Camden Police Department (B), Harvest Years Senior Center (C), Camden Town Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Camden Town Center Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Camden include: Kingdom Worship Center (A), Bible Fellowship Church (B), Emmanuel Pentecostal Church of God (C), Saint Pauls Church (D), Whatcoat United Methodist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Howell Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Camden: Breck Nock Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Kent County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 83.4. This is about average.

City:

83.4
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.26
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00409. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00409
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.0%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.5% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Delaware:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.8%
Whole state:  67.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.7%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
10 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Camden (2011 data):

  • CNB: Camden Office Branch at 263 Walmart Drive, branch established on 2007/03/26. Info updated 2011/03/02: Bank assets: $435.9 mil, Deposits: $385.2 mil, headquarters in Centreville, MD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Shore Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB: Camden Branch at 4566 South Dupont Highway, branch established on 2004/11/15. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,281.1 mil, Deposits: $3,150.2 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Delaware average:

12.0

Camden travel time to work - commute Camden mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Camden town (based on Kent County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,6795
Evangelical Protestant14,99279
Mainline Protestant14,93141
Black Protestant3,24518
Other2,71814
Orthodox1001
None109,645-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 24
Kent County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Kent County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Kent County:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Here:

4.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.9%
Delaware:

9.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Kent County:

31.2%
Delaware:

27.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Camden:

52.7%
Delaware:

49.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Camden:

52.8%
Delaware:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Delaware:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.3%
Delaware:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Camden:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Camden:

35.7%
Delaware:

34.1%

General health condition:
This city:

60.0%
Delaware:

55.6%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.6%
Delaware:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Camden, DE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$6,839$41,0340$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,370$52,4400$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$35,094$60,1610$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,242$50,9040$0
Totals for Government 11$50,545$55,1400$0

Camden government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $143,000 ($40.66)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $340,000 ($96.67)
    Financial Administration: $262,000 ($74.50)
    Regular Highways: $75,000 ($21.32)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($1.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($0.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $81,000 ($23.03)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $287,000 ($81.60)

Camden government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($1.14)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $113,000 ($32.13)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $164,000 ($46.63)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($1.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $193,000 ($54.88)
    All Other: $21,000 ($5.97)
  • Tax - Property: $318,000 ($90.42)
    NEC: $165,000 ($46.91)

Camden government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $40,000 ($11.37)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $20,000 ($5.69)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $60,000 ($17.06)

Camden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $283,000 ($80.47)

6.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,158 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Delaware average:

5.01%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($984 average AGI)
Kent County:

0.17%
Delaware average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Castle County, DE  1.21% ($37,860 average AGI)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.14% ($35,747)
from Atlantic County, NJ  0.09% ($35,772)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,597 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Delaware average:

4.68%

0.26% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,634 average AGI)
Kent County:

0.26%
Delaware average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New Castle County, DE  1.01% ($36,003 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.09% ($27,250)
to Cecil County, MD  0.06% ($35,889)

Strongest AM radio stations in Camden:

  • WIBF (1600 AM; 5 kW; DOVER, DE; Owner: DIAMOND STATE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDOV (1410 AM; 5 kW; DOVER, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Camden:

  • W261AE (100.1 FM; CAMDEN, DE; Owner: FAITH COMMUNITY CHURCH)
  • WRDX (94.7 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRTX (91.7 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF THE C/WEALTH SYSTEM)
  • W292CF (106.3 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: PRIORITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDSD (92.9 FM; SMYRNA, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAFL (97.7 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W277AH (103.3 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXPZ (101.3 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSCL (89.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WSNJ-FM (107.7 FM; BRIDGETON, NJ; Owner: COHANZICK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTDK (107.1 FM; FEDERALSBURG, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING, L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Camden:

  • WEVD-LP (Channel 27; DOVER, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE)
  • W14CM (Channel 14; DOVER, DE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: WBOC, INC.)
  • WDPB (Channel 64; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
Camden fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Camden fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 99Total average daily traffic
  • 5Total average daily truck traffic
  • 124Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Camden)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Camden, DE)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

5
  • 500' Off State Hwy. 10, 4mi. Ssw Of Camden (Lat: 39.110389 Lon: -75.554639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: KNKD381
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.837 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/30/2009, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:
  • Route 10 (Lat: 39.110639 Lon: -75.555028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55.5 m, Overall height: 57.6 m, Call Sign: KNKJ470
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.987 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/30/2004, Certifier: Paul H KuziaRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • South Caesar Rodney Avenue (Lat: 39.110639 Lon: -75.555028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55.5 m, Overall height: 57.6 m, Call Sign: KNKO955
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.812 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:
  • 500 Ft. Off State Highway 10, 0.4 Miles Ssw Of Camden (Lat: 39.110389 Lon: -75.554639), Call Sign: KUS363
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.2400 MHzGrant Date: 04/14/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • 500' Off State Highway 10, 4 Miles Ssw Of (Lat: 39.110389 Lon: -75.554639), Call Sign: WRD394
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.060 MHzExpiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/16/1999Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Camden)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Camden)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

42 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$181,1457$109,43665$173,7705$70,3708$90,8516$125,277
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$211,8950$07$167,4242$9,3750$01$137,780
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$217,5633$59,73334$179,1706$57,2623$159,2873$145,913
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$194,0201$146,06017$183,9150$02$155,2150$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$212,0400$00$01$163,500
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0417.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$166,990
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0417.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Camden and their reported violations in the past:

MARANATHA COURT (Population served: 54, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-27-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-27-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-05-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-06-2006), St Public Notif issued (NOV-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Camden that have no violations reported:

  • CAMDEN WYOMING SEWER AND WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 3,500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 26
  • Hazardous Condition: 27
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Camden

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Camden, DE

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Camden, DE
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1KFC1
Baskin-Robbins1Lowe's1
Chick-Fil-A1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Dairy Queen1McDonald's1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts1Rite Aid1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
GNC1UPS1
GameStop1Walmart1

Camden compared to Delaware state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Camden on our top lists:

  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Spain (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ethiopia (population 500+)"
  • #71 (19901) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most casinos in 2005"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
There are 31 pilots and 21 other airmen in this city.
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