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Population in 2012: 1,339 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +70.8%
Males: 570  (42.6%)
Females: 769  (57.4%)

Median resident age:  37.1 years
Delaware median age:  45.4 years

Zip codes: 19943.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,837 (it was $42,589 in 2000)
Felton:

$42,837
DE:

$58,415
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,503

Felton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $176,797 (it was $91,900 in 2000)
Felton:

$176,797
DE:

$226,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $193,002; Detached houses: $190,001; In 2-unit structures: $184,617; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $495,551; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $262,351; Mobile homes: $75,967

Median gross rent in 2012: $743.

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  • White alone - 912 (70.3%)
  • Black alone - 245 (18.9%)
  • Hispanic - 68 (5.2%)
  • Two or more races - 46 (3.5%)
  • Asian alone - 22 (1.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.08%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Felton: 91.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (17.1%), German (15.4%), English (8.5%), United States (5.3%), Polish (5.1%), Italian (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 57 feet

Land area: 0.62 square miles.

Population density: 2,166 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Felton:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 11.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Felton town:

  • Never married: 34.2%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

17 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.2%
Delaware:  7.6%



According to our research of Delaware and other state lists there were 60 registered sex offenders living in Felton, Delaware as of May 07, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Felton to the number of sex offenders is 22 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $762 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $873 (0.5%)

Felton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (44.3 miles , pop. 56,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (59.5 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (72.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Viola, DE (1.5 miles) , Riverview, DE (1.8 miles ), Central Kent, DE (1.9 miles) , Woodside East, DE (2.0 miles ), Woodside, DE (2.1 miles) , Frederica, DE (2.4 miles ), Harrington, DE (2.4 miles ), Magnolia, DE (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 39.01 N, Longitude: 75.58 W

Area code: 302

Felton household income distribution Felton home values distribution

Property values in Felton, DE


 

Crime rates in Felton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0010110000
per 100,000 0.00.0124.70.0120.5117.90.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0010100000
per 100,000 0.00.0124.70.0120.50.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 2013612120
per 100,000 250.90.0124.7369.9722.9117.9233.4114.2218.30.0
Burglaries 00261014324
per 100,000 0.00.0249.4739.81204.8117.9466.7342.5218.3433.8
Thefts 61316141216104515
per 100,000 752.81608.91995.01726.31445.81886.81166.9456.6545.91626.9
Auto thefts 0023300000
per 100,000 0.00.0249.4369.9361.40.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.0) 82.666.2287.3230.9461.1207.4129.666.983.198.2

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Crime rate in Felton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.00
Delaware average:

2.51

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.1%
Delaware:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +107 (+15.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Felton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Delaware state average. It is 7% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/27/1967, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the Felton town center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/31/1992, a category F2 tornado 3.1 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Felton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Delaware state average. It is 97% 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 94.5 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 93.9 miles away from Felton center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/14/1997 at 03:44:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

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, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Felton topographic map

Birthplace of: James H. Hughes - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers near Felton:

  • CHRISTIANA CARE VISITING NURSE ASSN (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CAMDEN, DE)
  • DELAWARE HOSPICE CENTRAL DIV (Hospital, about 10 miles away; DOVER, DE)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE GREENTREE (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; DOVER, DE)

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Airports located in Felton:


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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Felton:

  • Delaware State University (about 13 miles; Dover, DE; Full-time enrollment: 3,113)
  • Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens (about 24 miles; Georgetown, DE; FT enrollment: 2,382)
  • Cumberland County College (about 41 miles; Vineland, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,365)
  • Wilmington University (about 45 miles; New Castle, DE; FT enrollment: 4,279)
  • Salisbury University (about 46 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 7,211)
  • Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington (about 47 miles; Newark, DE; FT enrollment: 3,290)
  • University of Delaware (about 48 miles; Newark, DE; FT enrollment: 18,469)

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Public elementary/middle schools in Felton:

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Notable locations in Felton: Felton Police Department (A), Felton Town Hall (B), Felton Community Fire Company Incorporated (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Felton include: Big Union Circuit (A), Felton United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Poynter's Motel (12338 South Dupont Highway), Cora Ann Motel (9585 South Dupont Highway).

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 31.6. This is about average.
City:

31.6
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.38
U.S.:

9.59
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00528. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00528
U.S.:

0.05221

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

FELTON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 1591, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (JUN-26-2002), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2002), St Compliance achieved (OCT-23-2002)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-03-2001), St Public Notif issued (OCT-03-2001)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2005 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: State CCR Follow-up Notice (AUG-16-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-13-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and JUL-19-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2001)
CODY'S RESTAURANT (Population served: 145, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2003 and JUN-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-13-2003), St Public Notif issued (JUN-13-2003), St Compliance achieved (AUG-27-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2000 and SEP-2000, Contaminant: Coliform
CARE-A-LOT (Population served: 92, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-1994 and DEC-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-24-1995), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-1997), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-19-1997), Fed Formal NOV issued (APR-15-1998), Fed FAO issued (JUL-15-1998), Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-30-1998)
FLYING DUTCHMAN MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 81, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-24-2004), St Public Notif issued (MAY-24-2004), St Compliance achieved (JUN-23-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and AUG-10-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2001)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JAN-26-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (DEC-28-1999), Fed Compliance achieved (JAN-26-2000)
COUNTRYSIDE ESTATES (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-08-2004), St Public Notif issued (SEP-08-2004), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-25-2003), St Public Notif issued (JUN-25-2003), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2003), St Compliance achieved (DEC-05-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (JUL-14-1998), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-14-1998), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-1998)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2000 and NOV-09-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (OCT-26-2000), Fed Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2000)
FLYING DUTCHMAN MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-25-2005), St Public Notif issued (MAY-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-16-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (SEP-10-2004), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-10-2004), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-2001), St Public Notif issued (AUG-29-2001), St Compliance achieved (SEP-11-2001)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-2001), St Public Notif issued (AUG-29-2001)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and AUG-10-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2001)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JAN-26-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (DEC-28-1999), Fed Compliance achieved (JAN-26-2000)
SHINING TIME DAY CARE CENTER (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2004 and SEP-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-04-2004), St Public Notif issued (AUG-04-2004), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2002 and MAR-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (FEB-02-2002), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-02-2002), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2002)
FLYING DUTCHMAN MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2002 and MAR-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (MAR-08-2002), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-08-2002), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2002)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (DEC-10-2001), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-10-2001), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2002)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-16-2001), St Public Notif issued (NOV-16-2001), St Compliance achieved (DEC-05-2001)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-2001), St Public Notif issued (AUG-29-2001), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2001)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (2 times from OCT-20-1998 to OCT-20-1998), St Compliance achieved (NOV-24-1998)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and AUG-10-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2001)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JAN-26-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (DEC-28-1999), Fed Compliance achieved (JAN-26-2000)

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

  • LAKE FOREST ESTATES (Population served: 225, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.8%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.4% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Delaware:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.8%
Whole state:  67.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.6%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Felton, DE


4 people in nursing homes in 2000

Felton compared to Delaware state average:

  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Felton (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Wyoming: Canterbury Branch at 105 Irish Hill Road, branch established on 1978/07/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $288.5 mil, Deposits: $230.3 mil, headquarters in Wyoming, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First Wyoming Financial Corporation
  • CNB: Felton Branch at 120 Main Street, branch established on 1917/07/09. 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Felton travel time to work - commute


Felton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Utility gas (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.11%
Here32.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal ChurchJewish
Adherents31.9%26.0%4.8%4.2%3.9%
Congregations3.7%26.6%1.8%4.6%0.9%
NameAssemblies of GodAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA The Wesleyan ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionOther
Adherents3.9%3.3%2.9%2.5%16.6%
Congregations1.8%2.8%4.6%4.6%48.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 24
This county:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Kent County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

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

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

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

4.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.9%
State:

9.0%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.2%
Delaware:

27.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,214$26,5680$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,258$51,0960$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$18,454$73,8161$1,731
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,023
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,196
Water Supply 1$2,956$35,4720$0
Totals for Government 6$27,882$55,7643$3,950

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $147,000 ($109.78)
    Financial Administration: $89,000 ($66.47)
    Water Utilities: $77,000 ($57.51)
    Regular Highways: $41,000 ($30.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($20.91)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $224,000 ($167.29)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($16.43)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $34,000 ($25.39)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $115,000 ($85.88)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($8.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $113,000 ($84.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $36,000 ($26.89)
    Housing & Community Development: $11,000 ($8.22)
  • Tax - Property: $88,000 ($65.72)
    NEC: $71,000 ($53.02)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $360,000 ($268.86)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $70,000 ($52.28)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $70,000 ($52.28)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $347,000 ($259.15)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($9.71)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $259,000 ($193.43)

8.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,636 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.47%
Delaware average:

6.10%

0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($838 average AGI)
Kent County:

0.21%
Delaware average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from New Castle County, DE  1.92% ($46,984 average AGI)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.19% ($43,981)
from Caroline County, MD  0.16% ($32,667)


6.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,085 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
Delaware average:

5.32%

0.29% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,231 average AGI)
Kent County:

0.29%
Delaware average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to New Castle County, DE  1.09% ($41,164 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.10% ($33,481)
to Caroline County, MD  0.07% ($26,421)

Strongest AM radio stations in Felton:

  • WIBF (1600 AM; 5 kW; DOVER, DE; Owner: DIAMOND STATE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WDOV (1410 AM; 5 kW; DOVER, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WYUS (930 AM; 1 kW; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Felton:

  • WAFL (97.7 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXPZ (101.3 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WSCL (89.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WTDK (107.1 FM; FEDERALSBURG, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • W261AE (100.1 FM; CAMDEN, DE; Owner: FAITH COMMUNITY CHURCH)
  • WDSD (92.9 FM; SMYRNA, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W277AH (103.3 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W292CF (106.3 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: PRIORITY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Felton:

  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDPB (Channel 64; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: WBOC, INC.)
  • WEVD-LP (Channel 27; DOVER, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • W14CM (Channel 14; DOVER, DE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Felton fatal accident list:

Mar 27, 2007 02:02 PM, Us-13, Lat: 39.008575, Lon: -75.568458, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 27, 1990 06:20 PM, K5sb, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 916
Total average daily truck traffic: 45
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 1,218


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Route 12 And Route 270 (Lat: 38.962500 Lon: -75.705278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 55.8 m, Call Sign: KNKN720
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Thomas Kadunce, Lake Forest H.S. 5423 Killen's Pond Rd (Lat: 38.983611 Lon: -75.553611), Type: 143.3, Overall height: 137.2 m
    Registrant: 3026974486, Tom.Kadunce@state.De.Us, 3050 UPPER KING RD
  • Lake Forest H.S. 5423 Killen's Pond Rd (Lat: 38.983611 Lon: -75.553611), Type: 143.3, Overall height: 137.2 m
    Registrant: 3027399648, Rrr@state.De.Us, 801 SILVER LAKE BLVD
  • Lake Forest H.S. 5423 Killen's Pond Rd (Lat: 38.983611 Lon: -75.553611), Type: 143.3, Overall height: 137.2 m
    Registrant: 3027399648, Rrr@state.De.Us, 801 SILVER LAKE BLVD

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Main St (Lat: 39.008444 Lon: -75.576028), Call Sign: KBS717
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.7800 MHz, 33.8200 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/10/1997, Expiration Date: 02/05/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2003
    Registrant: Felton Community Fire Co Inc, Felton, DE 19943, Phone: (302) 284-4800
  • 11231 S Dupont Hwy (Lat: 39.009333 Lon: -75.568333), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPSG326
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.150 MHz, 465.425 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/13/2001, Expiration Date: 04/13/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/18/2011, Certifier: Signature On File
    Registrant: Lao 217109, 102 East Middle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:
  • LAKE FOREST, 5423 Killen\'s Pond Road (Lat: 38.983611 Lon: -75.553611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 137.2 m, Overall height: 143.3 m, Call Sign: WQBU373
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.787 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/15/2004, Expiration Date: 12/15/2014, Certifier: Richard R Reynolds
    Registrant: Rcc Consultants, Inc, Renick, WV 24966, Phone: (304) 497-3939, Email:
  • Lat: 39.032833 Lon: -75.724167, Call Sign: WQIH464
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.312 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 467.387 MHz, 462.437 MHz, 467.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/12/2008, Expiration Date: 02/12/2018, Certifier: Lynsey Kocenko
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • 5407 Killens Pond Road (Lat: 38.990000 Lon: -75.552778), Call Sign: WQPV610
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.187 MHz, 457.037 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/24/2012, Expiration Date: 08/24/2022, Certifier: Karen Crouse
    Registrant: Delmarva Communications, 113 J & M Dr., New Castle, DE 19720, Phone: (302) 324-1230, Fax: (302) 324-1238, Email:
  • 319 East Main St (Lat: 39.007222 Lon: -75.572500), Call Sign: WQQJ332
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.337 MHz, 467.337 MHz, 467.287 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/04/2013, Expiration Date: 01/04/2023, Certifier: Tammy Falasco
    Registrant: Delmarva Communications, 113 J & M Dr, New Castle, DE 19720, Phone: (302) 324-1230, Fax: (302) 324-1238, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • LAKE FOREST, Lake Forest H.S. 5423 Killen's Pond Rd (Lat: 38.983611 Lon: -75.553611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 137.2 m, Overall height: 143.3 m, Call Sign: WPND902
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, 6815.00 MHz, 6775.62 MHz, 6775.00 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 6375.14 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/30/2008, Expiration Date: 03/19/2018
    Registrant: State Of Delaware - Dti, 801 Silver Lake Blvd, Dover, DE 19904-2407, Phone: (302) 739-9648, Fax: (302) 739-7243, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Felton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

46 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Felton)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$105,0902$151,685
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$139,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0428.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 60
  • Hazardous Condition: 37
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Felton


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

Businesses in Felton, DE

  • FedEx: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1


Felton on our top lists:

  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Motor vehicle and parts dealers"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Metal and mineral, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • Wayne D. Melvin (1)
  • Tony Bonanno (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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