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ZIP Code 19709

Primary City:Middletown, DE (View All Cities)
County: New Castle County
Timezone: Eastern (5:19am)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.5, -75.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19709

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19709. 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 19709. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19709, 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:
Middletown, DE

Stats and Demographics for the 19709 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19709 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19709 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19709 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,107
Population Density 441 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,065
Median Home Value $310,600
Land Area 79.63 sq mi
Water Area 6.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,483
Median Household Income $94,886

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2361,5311,6101,5909197709171,2611,4931,5741,20985477754137523914980
Female1,1411,4541,4951,5348708641,1061,4981,6641,6231,195929830634444284214203
Total2,3772,9853,1053,1241,7891,6342,0232,7593,1573,1972,4041,7831,6071,175819523363283

Gender

 Male 17,125 49%
 Female 17,982 51%
Gender

Race

 White 25,938 73.9%
 Black Or African American 6,730 19.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.2%
 Asian 950 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1%
 Other Race 561 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 845 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1001,0522,6072,7871,7111,05343988
Renter160450421305143975812
Total2601,5023,0283,0921,8541,150497100

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,415 65%
 Single Guardian 1,993 17%
 Singles 1,612 14%
 Singles With Roommate 463 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,941 52%
 Households with Kids 5,542 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male230242267277296303331265336316306317336335354355370285226196
Female233246218271250271321313299292284290303326360373349250202193
Total463488485548546574652578635608590607639661714728719535428389

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19709 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19709 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 19709 real estate data, the median home value of $310,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19709. Rentals in 19709 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19709 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,648 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 114 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 345 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,321 69%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,516 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,646 14%
 Households Vacant 582 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 161 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 211 36%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 133 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 127 8%
 2 Bedroom 636 40%
 3+ Bedroom 816 52%
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 $94,886 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19709 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. However, that is not the case in 19709. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,367 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,951 22%
 No Earnings 7,174 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 14,367 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,951 22%
 No Earnings 7,174 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,649 90.6%
 Public transportation 363 2.0%
 Taxicab 10 0.1%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 305 1.7%
 Worked at Home 1,035 5.6%
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 763 7%
 High School Graduate 5,683 51%
 Associate's degree 902 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,707 24%
 Master's degree 879 8%
 Professional school degree 96 1%
 Doctorate degree 166 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,328 78.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,684 17.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 383 4.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19709

ZIP Code 19709 is in the Mot Charter School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19709.

Mot Charter School
1156 Levels Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mot Charter School District
Meredith (everett) Middle School
504 South Broad St
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Redding (louis L.) Middle School
201 New St
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Silver Lake Elementary School
200 East Cochran St
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Appoquinimink Early Childhood Center
502 South Broad St
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Brick Mill Elementary School
378 Brick Mill Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Cedar Lane Early Childhood Center
1221 Cedar Ln Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Waters (alfred G.) Middle School
1235 Cedar Ln Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Cedar Lane Elementary School
1259 Cedar Ln Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Bunker Hill Elementary School
1070 Bunker Hill Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Middletown High School
120 Silver Lake Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Appoquinimink School District
Appoquinimink High School
1080 Bunker Hill Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Appoquinimink School District
St. Georges Technical High School
555 Hyetts Corner Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District
St Andrew'S School
350 Noxontown Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Annes Episcopal School
211 Silver Lake Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tender Loving Kare Childcare & Learning Center II
400 N Ramunno Dr
Middletown, DE 19709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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