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ZIP Code 19943

Primary City:Felton, DE (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (3:10pm)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.0, -75.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19943

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19943. 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 19943. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19943, 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:
Felton, DE

Stats and Demographics for the 19943 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19943 is located in west 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 19943 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19943 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,425
Population Density 173 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,761
Median Home Value $194,900
Land Area 65.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,397
Median Household Income $60,628

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3263853774072972963263754114934443663732461851347138
Female3453673823723043503513904255005254163762621881578679
Total671752759779601646677765836993969782749508373291157117

Gender

 Male 5,550 49%
 Female 5,875 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,167 80.2%
 Black Or African American 1,619 14.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.5%
 Asian 100 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 115 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 362 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4138966093175550126260
Renter60170167172118613416
Total1015598271,10387356229676

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,411 55%
 Single Guardian 803 18%
 Singles 932 21%
 Singles With Roommate 251 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,914 66%
 Households with Kids 1,483 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6670646371677981878075817566929079707661
Female6062786573786685658468807377717780806458
Total126132142128144145145166152164143161148143163167159150140119

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19943 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19943 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 19943 real estate data, the median home value of $194,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19943 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19943 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19943 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,417 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 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,598 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,001 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 798 17%
 Households Vacant 364 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 101 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 72 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 135 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 48 6.9%
 2 Bedroom 197 28.5%
 3+ Bedroom 445 64.3%
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 $60,628 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19943 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 19943 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 4,214 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,214 22%
 No Earnings 3,433 35%
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 4,214 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,214 22%
 No Earnings 3,433 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,252 92%
 Public transportation 105 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 136 2%
 Worked at Home 185 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 657 16.5%
 High School Graduate 2,294 57.8%
 Associate's degree 310 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 429 10.8%
 Master's degree 215 5.4%
 Professional school degree 28 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 39 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,932 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 198 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 410 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19943

ZIP Code 19943 is in the Lake Forest School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19943.

Lake Forest Ilc
5423 Killens Pond Rd
Felton, DE 19943
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lake Forest School District
Lake Forest Central Elementary School
5424 Killens Pond Rd
Felton, DE 19943
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lake Forest School District
Lake Forest North Elementary School
319 East Main St
Felton, DE 19943
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Forest School District
Lake Forest High School
5407 Killens Pond Rd
Felton, DE 19943
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake Forest School District
Integrity Christian School
PO Box 457
Felton, DE 19943
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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