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ZIP Code 19962

Primary City:Magnolia, DE (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (11:06am)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.08, -75.50
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19962

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19962. 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 19962. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19962, 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:
Magnolia, DE

Stats and Demographics for the 19962 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19962 is located in central 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 19962 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 small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19962 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,206
Population Density 703 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,821
Median Home Value $197,300
Land Area 14.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,503
Median Household Income $67,367

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male390400457437290284295324359450363233225183148893520
Female352402382428309289309403456456402262260209134735543
Total7428028398655995736047278159067654954853922821629063

Gender

 Male 4,982 49%
 Female 5,224 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,053 69.1%
 Black Or African American 2,228 21.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.4%
 Asian 231 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 191 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 456 4.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5738266383547736915623
Renter551401161087337102
Total11252277994355040616625

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,998 57%
 Single Guardian 712 20%
 Singles 606 17%
 Singles With Roommate 187 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,970 56%
 Households with Kids 1,533 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male62751058372857584849883958695998487907764
Female64706183728281868182816874771018782807860
Total126145166166144167156170165180164163160172200171169170155124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19962 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19962 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 19962 real estate data, the median home value of $197,300 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 19962. Rentals in 19962 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19962 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,206 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,330 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 632 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 541 14%
 Households Vacant 318 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 121 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 107 34%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0.0%
 1 Bedroom 4 0.6%
 2 Bedroom 135 19.7%
 3+ Bedroom 548 79.8%
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 $67,367 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19962 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 19962 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 3,643 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,620 21%
 No Earnings 2,412 31%
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 3,643 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,620 21%
 No Earnings 2,412 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,404 94%
 Public transportation 71 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 1%
 Worked at Home 170 4%
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 244 8.2%
 High School Graduate 1,518 51.2%
 Associate's degree 416 14.0%
 Bachelor's degree 499 16.8%
 Master's degree 237 8.0%
 Professional school degree 29 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,956 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 186 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 237 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19962

ZIP Code 19962 is in the Caesar Rodney School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19962.

Mcilvaine (j. Ralph) Early Childhood Center
11 East Walnut
Magnolia, DE 19962
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caesar Rodney School District
St Thomas More Academy
133 Thomas More Dr
Magnolia, DE 19962
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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