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ZIP Code 19702

Primary City:Newark, DE (View All Cities)
County: New Castle County
Timezone: Eastern (10:59pm)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.6, -75.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19702

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19702. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 19702. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19702, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Newark, DE
Acceptable:
Christiana

Stats and Demographics for the 19702 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19702 is located in northwest Delaware and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19702 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19702 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 51,899
Population Density 1,833 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,138
Median Home Value $230,300
Land Area 28.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,016
Median Household Income $67,510

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0401,8721,9051,9321,8232,2192,0272,0251,9161,8801,7231,3261,06866335123413481
Female1,9271,8541,8741,7341,8432,3342,1932,0292,2032,1042,0191,5391,201734447276213156
Total3,9673,7263,7793,6663,6664,5534,2204,0544,1193,9843,7422,8652,2691,397798510347237

Gender

 Male 25,219 49%
 Female 26,680 51%
Gender

Race

 White 28,634 55.2%
 Black Or African American 14,836 28.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 167 0.3%
 Asian 4,245 8.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 2,142 4.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,865 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1831,7823,0363,4462,5051,10438584
Renter6972,2291,4271,06362129911936
Total8804,0114,4634,5093,1261,403504120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,030 47%
 Single Guardian 4,230 22%
 Singles 4,219 22%
 Singles With Roommate 1,537 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,330 60%
 Households with Kids 7,686 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male425417408388366375371381379376359400386384383367411375396316
Female369392413380390394334348388431365371337370354375370331304320
Total794809821768756769705729767807724771723754737742781706700636

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19702 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19702 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 19702 real estate data, the median home value of $230,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19702. Rentals in 19702 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19702 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 51,866 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,713 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,812 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,491 32%
 Households Vacant 1,122 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 604 53.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 2.2%
 For Sale Only 232 20.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 5.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 178 15.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 143 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,497 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,740 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,865 30%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $67,510 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19702 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 19702 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 20,336 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,484 25%
 No Earnings 10,784 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 20,336 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,484 25%
 No Earnings 10,784 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 25,197 91.7%
 Public transportation 892 3.2%
 Taxicab 17 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 255 0.9%
 Worked at Home 1,129 4.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,507 9%
 High School Graduate 8,595 53%
 Associate's degree 1,003 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,160 19%
 Master's degree 1,514 9%
 Professional school degree 225 1%
 Doctorate degree 236 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,934 70.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,181 19.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,070 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19702

ZIP Code 19702 is in the Christina School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19702.

Marshall (thurgood) Elementary School
101 Barrett Run Rd
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Christina School District
Keene (william B.) Elementary School
200 Lagrange Ave
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Christina School District
Leasure (may B.) Elementary School
1015 Church Rd
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Christina School District
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School
35 West Main St
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Christina School District
Brader (henry M.) Elementary School
350 Four Seasons Parkway
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Christina School District
Delaware Academy of Public Safety and Security
179 Stanton Christiana Rd
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Delaware Academy of Public Safety and Security
Glasgow High School
1901 South College Ave
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Christina School District
Hodgson (paul M.) Vocational Technical High School
2575 Glasgow Ave
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District
Christ the Teacher Catholic School
2451 Frazer Rd
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tlk Academy
22 Peoples Plaza
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Learning Express Academy
302 Darling St
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Super Kids
1411 Old Baltimore Pike
Newark, DE 19702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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