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ZIP Code 19960

Primary City:Lincoln, DE (View All Cities)
County: Sussex County
Timezone: Eastern (7:33am)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.86, -75.40
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19960

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19960. 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 19960. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19960, 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:
Lincoln, DE

Stats and Demographics for the 19960 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19960 is located in south 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 19960 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19960 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,295
Population Density 213 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,588
Median Home Value $193,200
Land Area 29.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,213
Median Household Income $50,922

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male25524222927317618218317620123822518817914794573222
Female23121323322418719220120022823824919619916093783836
Total4864554624973633743843764294764743843783071871357058

Gender

 Male 3,099 49%
 Female 3,196 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,050 64.3%
 Black Or African American 1,584 25.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.6%
 Asian 21 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 425 6.8%
 Two Or More Races 176 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4220934244138128612437
Renter319366655327115
Total7330240850643431313542

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,165 53%
 Single Guardian 470 21%
 Singles 448 20%
 Singles With Roommate 130 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,396 63%
 Households with Kids 817 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5753406047505042534641384955545551427137
Female3355475042405035464547434652484954373641
Total901088711089901007799918881951071021041057910778

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19960 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19960 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 19960 real estate data, the median home value of $193,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19960 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19960 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19960 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,291 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 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,283 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 579 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 351 14%
 Households Vacant 375 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 6.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 47 12.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 199 53.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 94 25.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 47 13%
 2 Bedroom 106 30%
 3+ Bedroom 202 57%
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 $50,922 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19960 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 19960 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,317 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,254 22%
 No Earnings 2,227 38%
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 2,317 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,254 22%
 No Earnings 2,227 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,801 94.6%
 Public transportation 8 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 1.4%
 Worked at Home 99 3.3%
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 497 23.5%
 High School Graduate 1,159 54.8%
 Associate's degree 205 9.7%
 Bachelor's degree 191 9.0%
 Master's degree 43 2.0%
 Professional school degree 10 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,138 62.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 397 21.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 289 15.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19960

ZIP Code 19960 is in the Milford School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19960.

Morris (evelyn I.) Early Childhood
8609 Third St
Lincoln, DE 19960
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milford School District
Geneva Academy
11146 Ponder Rd
Lincoln, DE 19960
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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