Milton, Delaware

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Population in 2013: 2,717 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: +64.0%
Males: 1,126  (41.5%)
Females: 1,591  (58.5%)
Median resident age:  39.8 years
Delaware median age:  45.4 years

Zip codes: 19968.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,532 (it was $32,368 in 2000)
Milton:

$39,532
DE:

$58,415
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,353 (it was $17,016 in 2000)

Milton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $226,848 (it was $89,400 in 2000)
Milton:

$226,848
DE:

$226,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $311,997; Detached houses: $319,579; Townhouses or other attached units: $245,091; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $329,461

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,048.

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  • White alone - 1,832 (71.1%)
  • Black alone - 406 (15.8%)
  • Hispanic - 241 (9.4%)
  • Two or more races - 69 (2.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 12 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 13 (0.5%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Milton: 84.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.4%), German (12.6%), English (12.1%), United States (9.1%), Scottish (4.6%), Polish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 30 feet

Land area: 1.06 square miles.

Population density: 2,572 people per square mile   (average).

Milton,DE real estate house value index trend

Milton, Delaware map

For population 25 years and over in Milton:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Milton town:

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 38.2%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 18.7%

182 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe).

This town:  6.9%
Delaware:  8.2%



According to our research of Delaware and other state lists there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Milton, Delaware as of May 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Milton to the number of sex offenders is 127 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $870 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $688 (0.3%)

Milton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (51.0 miles , pop. 56,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (79.0 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (84.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Ellendale, DE (2.5 miles ), Georgetown, DE (2.7 miles ), Lewes, DE (3.0 miles ), Slaughter Beach, DE (3.1 miles) , Milford, DE (3.3 miles ), Henlopen Acres, DE (3.6 miles) , Rehoboth Beach, DE (3.6 miles ), Millsboro, DE (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 38.78 N, Longitude: 75.31 W

Area code: 302

Milton household income distribution Milton home values distribution

Property values in Milton, DE


Crime rates in Milton 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 0010222321
per 100,000 0.00.058.90.0110.9110.4110.9164.6108.253.1
Robberies 0023035132
per 100,000 0.00.0117.8168.70.0165.6277.354.9162.3106.3
Assaults 25124161086723
per 100,000 118.8292.9706.7225.0886.9551.9443.7329.1378.81222.1
Burglaries 3242019344538454579
per 100,000 178.11406.01177.91068.61884.72483.42107.62468.52435.14197.7
Thefts 2265940525953384451
per 100,000 118.81523.13474.72249.72882.53256.12939.52084.52381.02709.9
Auto thefts 1211013063
per 100,000 59.4117.258.956.20.055.2166.40.0324.7159.4
Arson 0100110010
per 100,000 0.058.60.00.055.455.20.00.054.10.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.0) 47.6236.6468.3275.7534.3579.6561.1489.3523.3763.8

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Milton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.77
Delaware average:

2.51

Milton tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
Delaware:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -46 (-2.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Utilities (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Food processing workers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)

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

Average climate in Milton, Delaware

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Milton-area historical tornado activity is below Delaware state average. It is 51% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 40.5 miles away from the Milton town center caused $150,000 in damages.

On 7/18/1984, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.5 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Milton-area historical earthquake activity is near Delaware state average. It is 87% 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 114.0 miles away from the city 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 163.2 miles away from Milton 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 113.2 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 327.7 miles away from the city 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 269.6 miles away from Milton center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 361.3 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 Sussex County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Milton topographic map

Birthplace of: David Hazzard - Politician, Robert G. Houston - Politician, Joseph M. Carey - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Milton:

  • GENERATIONS HOME CARE, INC. (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; GEORGETOWN, DE)
  • HARRISON SENIOR LIVING OF GEORGETOWN, LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GEORGETOWN, DE)
  • BEEBE HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; GEORGETOWN, DE)
  • DELAWARE HOSPICE SOUTHERN DIVISION (Hospital, about 9 miles away; LEWES, DE)
  • HARBOR HEALTHCARE AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LEWES, DE)
  • LEWES CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LEWES, DE)
  • BEEBE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; LEWES, DE)

Airports located in Milton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Milton:

  • Delaware Technical Community College-Owens (about 8 miles; Georgetown, DE; Full-time enrollment: 3,159)
  • Wor-Wic Community College (about 30 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 2,256)
  • Delaware State University (about 31 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 4,087)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 32 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • Salisbury University (about 34 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 8,375)
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore (about 45 miles; Princess Anne, MD; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Cumberland County College (about 48 miles; Vineland, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,898)

Public elementary/middle schools in Milton:

Private elementary/middle school in Milton:

  • EAGLE'S NEST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 479; Location: 26633 ZION CHURCH RD; Grades: PK - 8)
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Notable locations in Milton: Milton Police Department (A), Milton Public Library (B), Milton Town Hall (C), Milton Fire Department Incorporated (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Milton include: Grace Church (A), Goshen United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Wagamons Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Ingram Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Milton Historical Society (Museums; Union St).

Sussex 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 2012 was 89.6. This is worse than average.

City:

89.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.33
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00401. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00401
U.S.:

0.01468

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

SURF BAGEL (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-15-2008), St Public Notif issued (APR-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-19-2006), St Public Notif issued (JUL-19-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (APR-12-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-12-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-17-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-28-2005), St Public Notif issued (JUL-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2006)
EAGLES NEST FELLOWSHIP CHURCH (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-30-2006), St Public Notif issued (NOV-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2007)
EAGLES NEST FAMILY CAMPGROUND (Population served: 246, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-15-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-05-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-13-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUN-13-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-25-2013)
SAVANNAH RD. CENTER (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-12-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-16-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-12-2011), St Public Notif received (FEB-10-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-16-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2009)
SMITH LANDING SYSTEM 1 (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-16-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-23-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-29-2008), St Public Notif issued (SEP-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif issued (JUL-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-20-2005), St Public Notif issued (SEP-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2006)
SHELLS LEARNING CENTER III (Population served: 83, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-10-2007), St Public Notif issued (JAN-10-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2007), St Public Notif issued (2 times from AUG-02-2007 to JAN-09-2008), St Formal NOV issued (4 times from JAN-09-2008 to JAN-14-2010), Fed Formal NOV issued (FEB-24-2010), Fed FAO issued (MAY-25-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2010)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (MAR-09-2004), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-09-2004), St Public Notif issued (JAN-12-2005), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from JAN-12-2005 to JUL-18-2005), St Public Notif issued (JUL-18-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2005)
BRUMBLEYS FAMILY PARK (Population served: 48, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In APR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (APR-09-2008), St Boil Water Order (APR-09-2008), St Formal NOV issued (APR-09-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2008)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAR-20-2008), St Public Notif issued (MAR-20-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-03-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JUL-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (JAN-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-23-2006)
KRISTINS CARE AND LEARNING CENTER (Population served: 44, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-07-2007), St Public Notif issued (MAY-07-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2007)

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

  • MILTON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 2,400, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SMITH LANDING SYSTEM 2 (Population served: 114, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.4%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.9% for Black residents, 18.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 11.9% for other race residents, 5.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Delaware:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.5%
Whole state:  67.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.6%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
10 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Milton, Delaware environmental map by EPA

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Milton compared to Delaware state average:

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

Banks with branches in Milton (2011 data):

  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Broadkill Road Drive-In Branch at 301 Broadkill Road, branch established on 2011/05/16; Milton Branch at 107 Front Street, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • County Bank: Milton Branch at 140 Broadhill Road, branch established on 2004/12/09. Info updated 2012/02/23: Bank assets: $333.1 mil, Deposits: $294.9 mil, headquarters in Rehoboth Beach, DE, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Cb Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (64%)
  • Utility gas (14%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Milton town (based on Sussex County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 31.31%
Here: 31.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Episcopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents41.7%24.8%6.6%4.3%3.2%
Congregations42.9%3.3%7.6%6.0%4.9%
Name The Wesleyan ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristSouthern Baptist ConventionEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaOther
Adherents2.9%1.7%1.6%1.4%11.7%
Congregations4.9%3.3%1.6%1.1%24.5%
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: 45
Sussex County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Sussex County:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 236
Here:

12.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Delaware:

9.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Sussex County:

28.9%
Delaware:

27.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$5,728$34,3680$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,411$64,9320$0
Police Protection - Officers 10$40,184$48,2210$0
Police - Other 1$2,559$30,7080$0
Water Supply 3$9,764$39,0560$0
Other and Unallocable 2$6,888$41,3281$848
Totals for Government 19$70,534$44,5481$848

5.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Delaware average:

5.01%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($303 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
Delaware average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kent County, DE  0.68% ($31,255 average AGI)
from Wicomico County, MD  0.38% ($40,062)
from Worcester County, MD  0.17% ($36,023)


4.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,649 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.39%
Delaware average:

4.68%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($369 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
Delaware average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kent County, DE  0.73% ($31,909 average AGI)
to Wicomico County, MD  0.31% ($26,704)
to Worcester County, MD  0.13% ($30,570)

Strongest AM radio stations in Milton:

  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WTGM (960 AM; 10 kW; SALISBURY, MD; 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)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Milton:

  • WXJN (105.9 FM; LEWES, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGMD (92.7 FM; REHOBOTH BEACH, DE; Owner: RESORT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXPZ (101.3 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSCL (89.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WZBH (93.5 FM; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WJNE (103.5 FM; BETHANY BEACH, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WAFL (97.7 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZEB (101.7 FM; OCEAN VIEW, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WOSC (95.9 FM; BETHANY BEACH, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQHQ (104.7 FM; OCEAN CITY-SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGBG (98.5 FM; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WTDK (107.1 FM; FEDERALSBURG, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • WLBW (92.1 FM; FENWICK ISLAND, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOCM (98.1 FM; SELBYVILLE, DE; Owner: IRIE RADIO, INC.)
  • WWFG (99.9 FM; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSDL (90.7 FM; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WKDB (95.3 FM; LAUREL, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • W219BZ (91.7 FM; LEWES, DE; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Milton:

  • WDPB (Channel 64; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: WBOC, INC.)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPB (Channel 28; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • W38BN (Channel 38; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUND.)
  • WBLP-LP (Channel 22; OCEAN CITY, MD; Owner: OCEAN 22 BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • WLWP-LP (Channel 4; MILLSBORO, ETC., DE; Owner: OCEAN 4 BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)

Milton fatal accident list:

Jun 14, 2010 05:57 PM, Cr319, Sr-5, Lat: 38.76871, Lon: -75.31669, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 7, 1993 03:40 PM, Cr2077&225, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 3, 1993 11:00 AM, 197, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 1990 03:32 AM, S22, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $900,000
Total average daily traffic: 7,926
Total average daily truck traffic: 396
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 8,140

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • (Milton) Route 16, 500' West Of Intersection With Rte 1 (Lat: 38.794556 Lon: -75.285472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 44.8 m, Overall height: 52.7 m, Call Sign: KNKN540
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/09/2009, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, Licensingcompliance@verizonwireless.Com, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Thomas Kadunce, Rt 30, 1.8 Miles West (Lat: 38.775000 Lon: -75.343333), Type: 137.5, Overall height: 131.1 m
    Registrant: 3026974486, Tom.Kadunce@state.De.Us, 3050 UPPER KING RD
  • Rt 30, 1.8 Miles West (Lat: 38.775000 Lon: -75.343333), Type: 137.5, Overall height: 131.1 m
    Registrant: 3027399648, Rrr@state.De.Us, 801 SILVER LAKE BLVD

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Milton, DE)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • 160' W Of Cr 30 & 1200' N Of Cr 319 (Lat: 38.775222 Lon: -75.342861), Overall height: 137.5 m, Call Sign: WPND904
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.62 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6635.00 MHz, 6675.62 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/22/2008, Expiration Date: 11/16/2018, Cancellation Date: 06/20/2011
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, 6701 Democracy Blvd, Suite 300, Bethesda, MD 20817, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 493-5162, Email:
  • MILTON, Rt 30, 1.8 Miles West (Lat: 38.775000 Lon: -75.343333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 131.1 m, Overall height: 137.5 m, Call Sign: WPUW510
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6226.89 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/15/2012, Expiration Date: 05/16/2022, Certifier: Richard Reynolds
    Registrant: Delaware Division Of Communications, 3050 Upper King Rd, Dover, DE 19904-2407, Phone: (302) 697-4486, Fax: (302) 697-0355, Email:
  • MILTON, One The Square (Lat: 38.771389 Lon: -75.304722), Type: Silo, Structure height: 21 m, Call Sign: WQHK723
    Assigned Frequencies: 6900.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/23/2007, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Rick Jordan
    Registrant: Wboc, Inc., 1729 North Salisbury Blvd, Salisbury, MD 21801, Phone: (410) 749-1111, Fax: (410) 749-2361, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Appx 2.6 Km W Of (Lat: 38.775111 Lon: -75.343222), Overall height: 92.1 m, Call Sign: KTS240
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.180 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/12/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/08/2009
    Registrant: Gurman, Blask And Freedman, 1400 Sixteenth St., N.W., Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 328-8200, Fax: (202) 462-1784, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 411 Spruce St (Lat: 38.775111 Lon: -75.313528), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WXZ472
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.550 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/08/1993, Expiration Date: 11/10/1998, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Caleb Brett Usa Inc, 411 Spruce St, Milton, DE 19968

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Milton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

36 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Milton)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 38
  • Hazardous Condition: 19
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Milton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Milton, DE
Most common first names in Milton, DE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6771.7 years
James5769.6 years
William5474.2 years
Mary5178.7 years
Robert4273.4 years
Charles3675.4 years
George3172.0 years
Dorothy2577.6 years
Elizabeth2478.5 years
Thomas2364.3 years
Most common last names in Milton, DE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Reed3476.5 years
Smith2376.3 years
Hudson2073.6 years
Jefferson1974.6 years
Wilson1973.8 years
Jones1872.2 years
Harmon1870.6 years
Donovan1679.3 years
Betts1677.4 years
Johnson1675.0 years
Businesses in Milton, DE
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
FedEx1Walgreens1
H&R Block1

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  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
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  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Physicians and surgeons"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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