For population 25 years and over in Frankford:
For population 15 years and over in Frankford town:
132 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $607 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (67.7 miles , pop. 56,271).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (92.3 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (102.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Dagsboro, DE (1.5 miles ), Selbyville, DE (2.0 miles ), Bishopville, MD (2.4 miles ), Millsboro, DE (2.4 miles ), Millville, DE (2.6 miles ), Ocean View, DE (2.8 miles ), Long Neck, DE (2.9 miles ), Whaleyville, MD (3.0 miles) .
Latitude: 38.52 N, Longitude: 75.24 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 302
Property values in Frankford, DE
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Crime rate in Frankford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +178 (+33.2%).
Work and jobs in Frankford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Frankford, Delaware
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Frankford-area historical tornado activity is below Delaware state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.7 miles away from the Frankford town center caused $150,000 in damages.
On 8/12/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Frankford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Delaware state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 70.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sussex County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John J. Williams (senator) - Politician, Caleb R. Layton - Politician.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Frankford:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 12.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Frankford and their reported violations in the past:FRANKFORD WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 900, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Frankford that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.1%
(4.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.9% for Black residents, 36.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Frankford compared to Delaware state average:
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Religion statistics for Frankford town (based on Sussex County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 31.31%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 45
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Number of full-service restaurants: 236
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
7.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($55,947 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($184 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,334 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($266 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Frankford fatal accident list:
Oct 3, 2009 06:50 AM, Us-113, Daisey Avenue, Lat: 38.51759167, Lon: -75.23992222, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 3
Sep 29, 2000 09:25 AM, Us-113 @ Cr54, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 13, 1985 02:04 AM, 401, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $2,150,000
Total average daily traffic: 17,445
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,302
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 21,641
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Frankford)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Frankford)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.