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Area Code 302 Summary
Area code 302 is assigned to Delaware
Latitude: 39.181062
Longitude: -75.507783
Population: 783,525
Area: 1962.64 sq. miles
Land: 1948.89 sq. miles
Water: 13.75 sq. miles
Population Density: 402.04 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 67.5 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -5)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Code 302 Zip Codes
Cities with population over 100,000
Newark (131,855)
Wilmington (219,067)
  
Cities with population over 50,000
Dover (59,161)
New Castle (55,539)
  
Towns with population under 50,000
Bear (31,699)
Bethany Beach (2,673)
Bethel (235)
Bridgeville (6,694)
Camden Wyoming (9,573)
Claymont (15,312)
Clayton (5,819)
Dagsboro (4,663)
Delaware City (1,623)
Delmar (4,900)
Dover Afb (445)
Ellendale (2,137)
Felton (9,715)
Fenwick Island (342)
Frankford (5,700)
Frederica (3,322)
Georgetown (15,525)
Greenwood (5,388)
Harbeson (973)
Harrington (8,343)
Hartly (4,218)
Hockessin (15,209)
Houston (1,504)
Kenton (247)
Laurel (13,451)
Lewes (13,949)
Lincoln (4,808)
Magnolia (5,585)
Marydel (1,117)
Middletown (19,583)
Milford (15,232)
Millsboro (17,768)
Millville (462)
Milton (6,552)
Montchanin (38)
Ocean View (4,481)
Odessa (316)
Port Penn (104)
Rehoboth Beach (10,085)
Rockland (54)
Saint Georges (124)
Seaford (21,416)
Selbyville (6,408)
Smyrna (13,523)
Townsend (5,858)
Viola (592)
Woodside (75)
Yorklyn (63)

Area Code 302 Demographics

Area Code 302 Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Male380,50048.56 %48.56 %49.04 %
Female403,02551.44 %51.44 %50.96 %
Males / Female0.94-0.940.96
Total Population783,525100.00 %--
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Area Code 302 Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years51,5296.58 %6.58 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years55,8087.12 %7.12 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years55,2707.05 %7.05 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years55,6287.10 %7.10 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years51,6626.59 %6.59 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years108,82913.89 %13.89 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years127,58816.28 %16.28 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years103,98513.27 %13.27 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years39,3175.02 %5.02 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years32,1974.11 %4.11 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years56,4067.20 %7.20 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years34,7574.44 %4.44 %4.38 %
85 years and over10,5491.35 %1.35 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)38.7-38.737.7
18 years and over588,95375.17 %75.17 %74.27 %
Male
280,60935.81 %35.81 %35.85 %
Female
308,34439.35 %39.35 %38.42 %
21 years and over553,61070.66 %70.66 %69.92 %
62 years and over120,43015.37 %15.37 %14.65 %
65 years and over101,71212.98 %12.98 %12.42 %
Male
42,8585.47 %5.47 %5.12 %
Female
58,8547.51 %7.51 %7.30 %
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Area Code 302 Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
One race770,49298.34 %98.34 %97.55 %
White
584,69874.62 %74.62 %75.21 %
Black or African American
150,66619.23 %19.23 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
2,7310.35 %0.35 %0.87 %
Asian
16,2592.08 %2.08 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
5,2800.67 %0.67 %0.59 %
Chinese
4,1280.53 %0.53 %0.85 %
Filipino
2,0180.26 %0.26 %0.65 %
Japanese
6140.08 %0.08 %0.28 %
Korean
1,9910.25 %0.25 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
8170.10 %0.10 %0.39 %
Other Asian
1,4110.18 %0.18 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
2830.04 %0.04 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
410.01 %0.01 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
890.01 %0.01 %0.02 %
Samoan
350.00 %0.00 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
1180.02 %0.02 %0.04 %
Some other race
15,8552.02 %2.02 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)37,2774.76 %4.76 %13.70 %
Mexican
12,9861.66 %1.66 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
14,0051.79 %1.79 %2.46 %
Cuban
9320.12 %0.12 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
9,3541.19 %1.19 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino746,24895.24 %95.24 %86.30 %
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Area Code 302 Social Profile

Area Code 302 School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school209,964100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
14,7927.05 %7.05 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
10,8135.15 %5.15 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
89,66542.70 %42.70 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
43,29120.62 %20.62 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
51,40324.48 %24.48 %22.81 %
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Area Code 302 Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over514,606100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
25,4894.95 %4.95 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
64,02712.44 %12.44 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
161,74031.43 %31.43 %28.63 %
High school or higher
425,09082.60 %82.60 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
100,60819.55 %19.55 %21.05 %
Associate degree
33,8256.57 %6.57 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
80,37615.62 %15.62 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
128,91725.05 %25.05 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
48,5419.43 %9.43 %8.86 %
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Area Code 302 Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported828,948100.00 %--
Arab1,7660.21 %0.21 %0.42 %
Czech2,7190.33 %0.33 %0.59 %
Danish1,5850.19 %0.19 %0.50 %
Dutch10,9511.32 %1.32 %1.58 %
English94,62611.42 %11.42 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)16,0861.94 %1.94 %2.90 %
French Canadian4,2300.51 %0.51 %0.85 %
German112,02613.51 %13.51 %14.93 %
Greek3,4800.42 %0.42 %0.40 %
Hungarian3,8830.47 %0.47 %0.49 %
Irish129,88415.67 %15.67 %10.65 %
Italian72,6778.77 %8.77 %5.47 %
Lithuanian2,7800.34 %0.34 %0.23 %
Norwegian3,9410.48 %0.48 %1.56 %
Polish40,6364.90 %4.90 %3.12 %
Portuguese1,0010.12 %0.12 %0.41 %
Russian6,1390.74 %0.74 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish11,7751.42 %1.42 %1.50 %
Scottish15,0411.81 %1.81 %1.70 %
Slovak2,0000.24 %0.24 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African8,0240.97 %0.97 %0.62 %
Swedish6,6330.80 %0.80 %1.39 %
Swiss1,7610.21 %0.21 %0.32 %
Ukrainian5,0970.61 %0.61 %0.31 %
United States or American47,4545.72 %5.72 %7.18 %
Welsh7,9200.96 %0.96 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5,2790.64 %0.64 %0.65 %
Other ancestries209,55425.28 %25.28 %31.89 %
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Area Code 302 Economy

Area Code 302 Employment

GroupNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over610,227100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
291,09847.70 %47.70 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
319,12952.30 %52.30 %51.68 %
In labor force
401,09665.73 %65.73 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
208,91952.09 %52.09 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
192,17747.91 %47.91 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
397,30465.11 %65.11 %63.10 %
Employed
376,75661.74 %61.74 %59.39 %
Unemployed
20,5483.37 %3.37 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-5.12 %5.12 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
3,7920.62 %0.62 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
209,13134.27 %34.27 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers305,37481.05 %81.05 %78.40 %
Government workers52,03813.81 %13.81 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business18,6834.96 %4.96 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers6610.18 %0.18 %0.31 %
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Area Code 302 Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations132,85635.26 %35.26 %33.60 %
Service occupations54,89614.57 %14.57 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations104,05027.62 %27.62 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1,9260.51 %0.51 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations35,9379.54 %9.54 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations47,09112.50 %12.50 %14.63 %
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Area Code 302 Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining4,0421.07 %1.07 %1.87 %
Construction27,8597.39 %7.39 %6.80 %
Manufacturing49,70213.19 %13.19 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade10,3842.76 %2.76 %3.60 %
Retail trade43,57011.56 %11.56 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities17,9984.78 %4.78 %5.19 %
Information7,1551.90 %1.90 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing43,78711.62 %11.62 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services34,8839.26 %9.26 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services73,04619.39 %19.39 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services28,9757.69 %7.69 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)15,7514.18 %4.18 %4.88 %
Public administration19,6045.20 %5.20 %4.83 %
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Area Code 302 Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Households298,728100.00 %298,728106,788,273
Less than $10,000
21,1257.07 %7.07 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
15,2845.12 %5.12 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
33,89411.35 %11.35 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
36,35712.17 %12.17 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
50,57016.93 %16.93 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
63,65621.31 %21.31 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
35,96812.04 %12.04 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
28,1459.42 %9.42 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
7,5492.53 %2.53 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
6,1802.07 %2.07 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$45,411.23-$45,411.23$39,349.33
Average household size2.56-2.562.58
Average income per member of household$17,742.23-$17,742.23$15,252.86
Additional Income Reports

Area Code 302 Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over373,020100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
295,36879.18 %79.18 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
42,98511.52 %11.52 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
10,3542.78 %2.78 %4.73 %
Walked
9,6372.58 %2.58 %2.94 %
Other means
3,5850.96 %0.96 %1.20 %
Worked at home
11,0912.97 %2.97 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)24.5812 minutes-24.6 minutes26.3 minutes
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Area Code 302 Housing

Area Code 302 Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units343,037100.00 %343,037117,282,697
Occupied housing units
298,70587.08 %87.08 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
216,01362.97 %62.97 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
82,69224.11 %24.11 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
44,33212.92 %12.92 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
25,9777.57 %7.57 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate1.60 %-1.60 %2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate8.56 %-8.56 %7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.59-2.592.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.49-2.492.45
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Area Code 302 Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units343,044100.00 %--
1-unit, detached
191,66655.87 %55.87 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
48,34014.09 %14.09 %5.68 %
2 units
6,7031.95 %1.95 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
8,9382.61 %2.61 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
12,7803.73 %3.73 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
18,8015.48 %5.48 %3.99 %
20 or more units
16,9064.93 %4.93 %8.59 %
Mobile home
38,27511.16 %11.16 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
6350.19 %0.19 %0.22 %
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Area Code 302 Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units343,044100.00 %--
1 room
3,0630.89 %0.89 %2.21 %
2 rooms
8,7612.55 %2.55 %4.88 %
3 rooms
22,5736.58 %6.58 %10.06 %
4 rooms
43,24012.60 %12.60 %15.95 %
5 rooms
63,40518.48 %18.48 %20.92 %
6 rooms
70,28920.49 %20.49 %18.39 %
7 rooms
51,86815.12 %15.12 %11.98 %
8 rooms
41,74612.17 %12.17 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
38,09911.11 %11.11 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)5.9-5.95.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units298,708100.00 %--
1.00 or less
290,43797.23 %84.66 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
5,4151.81 %1.58 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
2,8560.96 %0.83 %2.54 %
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Area Code 302 Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas109,93132.05 %32.05 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas30,7508.96 %8.96 %5.96 %
Electricity76,43622.28 %22.28 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.77,44822.58 %22.58 %8.06 %
Coal or coke2680.08 %0.08 %0.12 %
Wood2,1030.61 %0.61 %1.51 %
Solar energy710.02 %0.02 %0.05 %
Other fuel1,1230.33 %0.33 %0.35 %
No fuel used5780.17 %0.17 %1.25 %
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Area Code 302 Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units177,307100.00 %--
Less than $50,000
4,5202.55 %2.55 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
45,29525.55 %25.55 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
61,81334.86 %34.86 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
33,88419.11 %19.11 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
22,55112.72 %12.72 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
7,0063.95 %3.95 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
1,8351.03 %1.03 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
4030.23 %0.23 %0.56 %
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Area Code 302 Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage129,68873.14 %73.14 %69.56 %
Less than $300
5910.33 %0.33 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
4,5112.54 %2.54 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
13,1027.39 %7.39 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
34,83219.65 %19.65 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
48,76527.50 %27.50 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
18,83610.62 %10.62 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
9,0515.10 %5.10 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged47,61926.86 %26.86 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent68,33938.54 %38.54 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent32,41218.28 %18.28 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent24,72313.94 %13.94 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent16,6989.42 %9.42 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent9,5945.41 %5.41 %6.01 %
35 percent or more24,46113.80 %13.80 %15.91 %
Not computed1,0800.61 %0.61 %0.85 %
Additional Mortgage Reports

Area Code 302 Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units81,874100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
4,8345.90 %5.90 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
3,4634.23 %4.23 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
11,67914.26 %14.26 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
34,05741.60 %41.60 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
15,90819.43 %19.43 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
5,6886.95 %6.95 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
1,5491.89 %1.89 %2.89 %
No cash rent
4,6965.74 %5.74 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)34,63042.30 %42.30 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent15,95419.49 %19.49 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent12,67415.48 %15.48 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent10,71613.09 %13.09 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent8,35310.20 %10.20 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent6,2387.62 %7.62 %7.32 %
35 percent or more21,88826.73 %26.73 %29.47 %
Not computed6,0517.39 %7.39 %7.77 %

Area Code 302 Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentDelaware Avg.National Avg.
None24,0277.00 %7.00 %9.57 %
1101,80529.68 %29.68 %31.22 %
2123,73036.07 %36.07 %34.76 %
3 or more49,14614.33 %14.33 %15.45 %
Additional Vehicle Usage Reports
 
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