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Delmar,DE index of house prices

Total population: 1,693 (Urban population: 1,355, Rural population: 28 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 737 (620 occupied: 353 owner occupied, 256 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

42%
State:

30%

Housing density: 785 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $2,769,880.

Median contract rent in 2016: $361 (lower quartile is $192, upper quartile is $423)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $354


Median gross rent in Delmar, DE in 2016: $440

Housing units in Delmar with a mortgage: 225 (8 second mortgage, 23 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 126

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $61,573

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $28,488

Median monthly housing costs: $800


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Delmar, Delaware Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $143,231 (it was $72,700 in 2000)
Delmar:

$143,231
Delaware:

$243,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,624 - $176,446
Median year house/condo built: 1961

Median year apartment built: 1994

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,868
  • In family households: 1,467 (143 male householders, 224 female householders)
    211 spouses, 600 children (579 natural, 2 adopted, 22 stepchildren), 71 grandchildren, 12 brothers or sisters, 64 parents, 42 other relatives, 99 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 301 (55 male householders (40 living alone)), 200 female householders (188 living alone)), 45 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 94

Size of family households: 160 2-persons, 51 3-persons, 91 4-persons, 13 5-persons, 13 6-persons, 21 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 230 1-person, 18 2-persons, 8 3-persons.

209 married couples with children.
157 single-parent households (11 men, 146 women).

95.1% of residents of Delmar speak English at home.
2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (86% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (35% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 40% speak English not well).
1.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (33% speak English very well, 67% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 51 (2.7%)
(52.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.7
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.4
State:

4.7

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Delmar, Delaware:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 572 bedrooms
  • 2263 bedrooms
  • 494 bedrooms
  • 135+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Delmar population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Delmar, Delaware:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1091 bedroom
  • 782 bedrooms
  • 333 bedrooms
  • 254 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Delmar population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Delmar in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 11no vehicle
  • 1341 vehicle
  • 1212 vehicles
  • 553 vehicles
  • 254 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Delmar population

Cars and other vehicles available in Delmar in renter-occupied apartments

  • 41no vehicle
  • 1481 vehicle
  • 422 vehicles
  • 123 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Delmar population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Delmar, Delaware:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 163 rooms
  • 274 rooms
  • 655 rooms
  • 556 rooms
  • 797 rooms
  • 688 rooms
  • 409+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Delmar population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Delmar, Delaware:

  • 01 room
  • 492 rooms
  • 813 rooms
  • 704 rooms
  • 195 rooms
  • 236 rooms
  • 157 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 29+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Delmar population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Delmar, DE household income distribution

  • Delmar, DE household income distribution
  • 57Less than $10,000
  • 62$10,000 to $14,999
  • 22$15,000 to $19,999
  • 84$20,000 to $24,999
  • 35$25,000 to $29,999
  • 31$30,000 to $34,999
  • 20$35,000 to $39,999
  • 43$40,000 to $44,999
  • 26$45,000 to $49,999
  • 34$50,000 to $59,999
  • 60$60,000 to $74,999
  • 45$75,000 to $99,999
  • 33$100,000 to $124,999
  • 14$125,000 to $149,999
  • 13$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Delmar, DE

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Delmar, DE
  • 7Less than $10,000
  • 4$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 5$20,000 to $24,999
  • 9$25,000 to $29,999
  • 2$30,000 to $34,999
  • 4$40,000 to $49,999
  • 8$50,000 to $59,999
  • 6$60,000 to $69,999
  • 9$70,000 to $79,999
  • 3$80,000 to $89,999
  • 18$90,000 to $99,999
  • 28$100,000 to $124,999
  • 42$125,000 to $149,999
  • 76$150,000 to $174,999
  • 27$175,000 to $199,999
  • 21$200,000 to $249,999
  • 8$250,000 to $299,999
  • 3$300,000 to $399,999
  • 4$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Delmar, DE

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Delmar, DE
  • 6Less than $100
  • 12$100 to $149
  • 5$150 to $199
  • 4$200 to $249
  • 18$250 to $299
  • 21$300 to $349
  • 8$400 to $449
  • 30$500 to $549
  • 11$550 to $599
  • 40$600 to $649
  • 17$650 to $699
  • 19$700 to $749
  • 8$750 to $799
  • 6$800 to $899
  • 6$900 to $999
  • 1No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 122000 to 2009
  • 211990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 14Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Delmar population
Delmar commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 27
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 75
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 100
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 80
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 132
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 17
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 91
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 15
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 14
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 54
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 26
  • 90 or more minutes: 37
Delmar, DE Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 34.9%
Number of people working at home: 24 (3.4% of all workers)

Delmar mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 666 (88%)
  • Carpooled: 58 (8%)
  • Bicycle: 10 (1%)
  • Walked: 5 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 20 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 English: 163
 American: 95
 German: 64
 Irish: 58
 European: 12
 Hungarian: 10
 French (except Basque): 10
 British: 9
 Polish: 9
 Italian: 7
 Greek: 7
 Ukrainian: 3
 Scotch-Irish: 2
 French Canadian: 2
 Scottish: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 38%Korea
  • 23%India
  • 15%Pakistan
  • 12%Mexico
  • 8%Germany
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 659
  • Other state: 1,163
  • Northeast: 233
  • Midwest: 28
  • South: 874
  • West: 31

80% of Delmar residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 5% lived in Delaware.

Delmar:

80.3%
State average:

86.8%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 9
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 3
  • 5th and 6th grade: 5
  • 7th and 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 39
  • 11th grade: 37
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 10
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 146
  • Less than 1 year of college: 25
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 34
  • Associate degree: 29
  • Bachelor's degree: 57
  • Master's degree: 20
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 3
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 2
  • 5th and 6th grade: 5
  • 7th and 8th grade: 23
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 10
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 300
  • Less than 1 year of college: 101
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 111
  • Associate degree: 83
  • Bachelor's degree: 48
  • Master's degree: 15
  • Professional school degree: 13
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • 4.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 3.4%Males
  • 4.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 47.8%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 21.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 87.4%Males
  • 77.3%Females
Delmar marital status for males
Delmar marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 394
  • One, attached: 22
  • Two: 22
  • 3 or 4: 83
  • 5 to 9: 56
  • 10 to 19: 33
  • 20 to 49: 26
  • 50 or more: 8
  • Mobile homes: 76

Median worth of mobile homes: $22,455

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Delmar:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Delmar
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (57.5%)
  • Electricity (25.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.5%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • Electricity (56.3%)
  • Utility gas (36.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 6
Here:

3.6%
Delaware:

12.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 9
Here:

10.5%
Delaware:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

24.2%
Delaware:

15.6%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)