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Total population: 382 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 382 (all nonfarm))

Townsend,DE index of house prices


Houses: 157 (126 occupied: 97 owner occupied, 29 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

13%

Housing density: 264 houses/condos per square mile


Median contract rent in 2009: $625 (lower quartile is $447, upper quartile is $656)


Median gross rent in Townsend, DE in 2009: $738


Housing units in Townsend with a mortgage: 64 (8 second mortgage, 6 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 24


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $79,063


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $24,821


Median monthly housing costs: $1,130





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Townsend, Delaware Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $205,706 (it was $95,900 in 2000)
Townsend:

$205,706
Delaware:

$249,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $162,192 - $323,852

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $178,457
Here:

$178,457
State:

$306,906

Townhouses or other attached units: $530,281
Here:

$530,281
State:

$215,864

Mobile homes: $19,725
Here:

$19,725
State:

$45,161

Household type by relationship:

Households: 355
  • In family households: 309 (62 male householders, 35 female householders)
    71 spouses, 114 children (97 natural, 2 adopted, 15 stepchildren), 2 grandchildren, 5 brothers or sisters, 7 parents, 7 other relatives, 6 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 46 (17 male householders (15 living alone)), 22 female householders (16 living alone)), 7 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 51 2-persons, 12 3-persons, 8 4-persons, 11 5-persons, 15 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 31 1-person, 8 2-persons.

69 married couples with children.
15 single-parent households (5 men, 10 women).

95.7% of residents of Townsend speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
3.8% of residents speak other language at home (46% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 38% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 15 (4.2%)
(40.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.6
State:

4.3

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Townsend, Delaware
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 2
  • 5 rooms: 12
  • 6 rooms: 29
  • 7 rooms: 42
  • 8 rooms: 7
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 2
  • 4 rooms: 8
  • 5 rooms: 4
  • 6 rooms: 8
  • 7 rooms: 4
  • 8 rooms: 3
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Townsend, Delaware
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 22
  • 3 bedrooms: 57
  • 4 bedrooms: 18
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 5
  • 2 bedrooms: 10
  • 3 bedrooms: 14
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Townsend, Delaware in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 5
  • 1 vehicle: 30
  • 2 vehicles: 49
  • 3 vehicles: 11
  • 4 vehicles: 2
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 4
  • 1 vehicle: 6
  • 2 vehicles: 16
  • 3 vehicles: 3
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 17
  • 2000 to 2004: 6
  • 1990 to 1999: 8
  • 1980 to 1989: 22
  • 1970 to 1979: 3
  • 1960 to 1969: 8
  • 1950 to 1959: 4
  • 1940 to 1949: 7
  • 1939 or earlier: 75

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Townsend, DE house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Townsend, DE:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 0
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 0
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 0
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 0
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 0
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 0
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 0
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 3
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 1
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 0
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 4
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 14
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 17
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 18
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 25
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 8
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 16
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 0
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 0
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Townsend rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Townsend:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 0
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 0
  • $500 to $549: 0
  • $550 to $599: 0
  • $600 to $649: 6
  • $650 to $699: 0
  • $700 to $749: 2
  • $750 to $799: 1
  • $800 to $899: 4
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 2
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 4
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 4
  • 1990 to 1994: 3
  • 1985 to 1989: 2
  • 1980 to 1984: 2
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 4


Townsend, DE Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.5%
Number of people working at home: 0 (0.0% of all workers)


Townsend commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 6
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 8
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 8
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 19
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 16
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 4
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 32
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 8
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 20
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 22
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 7
  • 90 or more minutes: 14
 


Townsend mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 127 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 28 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (2%)
  • Walked: 5 (3%)
 


Townsend, DE household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 2
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 5
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 10
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 17
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 9
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 7
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 12
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 21
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 18
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 17
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 14
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 0
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 2
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 2
  • $200,000 or more: 0
 

First ancestries reported:

 English: 71
 Other groups: 62
 Irish: 35
 German: 23
 United States or American: 17
 Italian: 13
 French Canadian: 7
 French (except Basque): 5
 Maltese: 5
 British: 4
 Scotch-Irish: 4
 Hungarian: 2
 Scandinavian: 2


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



  • Guatemala (47%)
  • Jamaica (27%)
  • India (13%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (13%)


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

  • This state: 225
  • Northeast: 61
  • Midwest: 6
  • South: 48
  • West: 0

66% of Townsend residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 87% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 67% lived in Delaware.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 2
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 4
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 56
  • Less than 1 year of college: 0
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 9
  • Associate degree: 2
  • Bachelor's degree: 8
  • Master's degree: 1
  • Professional school degree: 3
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 6
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 50
  • Less than 1 year of college: 6
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2
  • Associate degree: 10
  • Bachelor's degree: 14
  • Master's degree: 6
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 1.5%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $57,369
  • Black householders: $59,007
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $22,139
  • Asian householders: $47,330
  • Some other race householders: $29,205
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $28,129
Townsend household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Townsend household income for Black householders

Townsend marital status for males
Townsend marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $216,859
  • Black or African American householders: $200,128
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $203,775
  • Asian householders: $139,425

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 106
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 6
  • 3 or 4: 33
  • Mobile homes: 5

Median worth of mobile homes: $128,100


House/condo owner moved in on average 8 years ago


Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Townsend:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Townsend
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (71.1%)
  • Electricity (15.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.3%)
  • Utility gas (3.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (58.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20.7%)
  • Electricity (20.7%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Delaware:

17.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Delaware:

14.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 9
Here:

75.0%
Delaware:

21.4%

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 (Noninst.)


 

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