For population 25 years and over in Frederica:
For population 15 years and over in Frederica town:
17 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.6% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $553 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (40.6 miles , pop. 56,271).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (65.1 miles , pop. 651,154).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (70.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Riverview, DE (1.8 miles ), Magnolia, DE (2.1 miles ), Bowers, DE (2.3 miles ), Woodside East, DE (2.4 miles ), Felton, DE (2.4 miles ), Viola, DE (2.5 miles) , Central Kent, DE (2.6 miles ), Houston, DE (2.6 miles ).
Latitude: 39.01 N, Longitude: 75.47 W
Area code: 302
Crime in Frederica (2003):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Crime in Frederica (2004):
Population change in the 1990s: -123 (-16.0%).
Work and jobs in Frederica: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Frederica, Delaware
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Frederica-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Delaware state average. It is 0% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1977, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the Frederica town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1992, a category F2 tornado 2.4 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Frederica-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 96.3 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 95.6 miles away from Frederica 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 89.1 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).
Birthplace of: Albert F. Polk - Politician, John W. Hall - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Frederica:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Frederica:
See full list of schools located in Frederica
Public elementary/middle school in Frederica:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00528. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Frederica and their reported violations in the past:FREDERICA WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 870, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 18.5%
(4.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.1% for Black residents, 31.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Frederica compared to Delaware state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Frederica (based on Kent County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.11%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
8.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,636 average adjusted gross income)
0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($838 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,085 average adjusted gross income)
0.29% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,231 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Frederica:
Strongest FM radio stations in Frederica:
TV broadcast stations around Frederica:
Frederica fatal accident list:
Aug 6, 1997 10:54 PM, Sr12, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 16, 1989 03:10 AM, K389, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 9
Total length: 76 meters (249ft)
Total average daily traffic: 40,202
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,455
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 49,965
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Frederica)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Frederica, DE
Frederica on our top lists:
Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2013.