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ZIP Code 19716

Primary City:Newark, DE (View All Cities)
County: New Castle County
Timezone: Eastern (9:06am)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.679, -75.752
ZIP (~900 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19716

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19716. 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 19716. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19716, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 19716 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19716 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19716 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19716 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,568
Population Density 29,836 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2
Land Area 0.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 20

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 699 45%
 Female 869 55%


 White 1,332 84.9%
 Black Or African American 121 7.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.4%
 Asian 52 3.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 14 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 41 2.6%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 0 0%
 Single Guardian 0 0%
 Singles 0 0%
 Singles With Roommate 2 100%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2 100%
 Households with Kids 0 0%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19716 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4 0.3%
 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 1,564 99.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 0 0%
 Renter Occupied Households 2 100%
 Households Vacant 0 0%
Housing Occupancy

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 19716 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 19716 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 19716 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 96 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 906 68%
 No Earnings 328 25%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 96 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 906 68%
 No Earnings 328 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 132 35%
 Public transportation 8 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 215 57%
 Worked at Home 20 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19716

ZIP Code 19716 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19716.

The College School
459 Wyoming Rd
Newark, DE 19716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Univ of Delaware Laboratory Preschool
459 Wyoming Rd
Newark, DE 19716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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