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ZIP Code 19975

Primary City:Selbyville, DE (View All Cities)
County: Sussex County
Timezone: Eastern (10:22pm)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.5, -75.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19975

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19975. 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 19975. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19975, 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:
Selbyville, DE
Unacceptable:
Fenwick Island, West Fenwick

Stats and Demographics for the 19975 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19975 is located in southeast 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 19975 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19975 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,253
Population Density 303 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,664
Median Home Value $306,700
Land Area 27.22 sq mi
Water Area 1.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,600
Median Household Income $53,023

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male20420419218618216820618521425928330039334526622613864
Female192194156179153181175183249268285359450390312245160107
Total396398348365335349381368463527568659843735578471298171

Gender

 Male 4,015 49%
 Female 4,238 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,999 84.8%
 Black Or African American 640 7.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.6%
 Asian 87 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 330 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 146 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11129260463721724489106
Renter51147129136100704717
Total62276389599821794536123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,941 54%
 Single Guardian 464 13%
 Singles 967 27%
 Singles With Roommate 228 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,856 79%
 Households with Kids 744 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2938485735344741474232432946414835342840
Female4045433845295423433037343124314243372629
Total69839195806310164907269776070729078715469

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19975 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 19975 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 19975 real estate data, the median home value of $306,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19975 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19975 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19975 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,253 100%
 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 1,761 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,142 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 697 10%
 Households Vacant 3,064 46%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 92 3.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 0.4%
 For Sale Only 96 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,726 89.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 128 4.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 6%
 1 Bedroom 117 20%
 2 Bedroom 201 34%
 3+ Bedroom 243 41%
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 $53,023 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19975 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. More commuters in 19975 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,231 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,624 24%
 No Earnings 2,888 43%
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 2,231 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,624 24%
 No Earnings 2,888 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,944 90.0%
 Public transportation 17 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 189 5.8%
 Worked at Home 120 3.7%
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 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 603 21.3%
 High School Graduate 1,436 50.8%
 Associate's degree 157 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 447 15.8%
 Master's degree 138 4.9%
 Professional school degree 40 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,081 75.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 165 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 185 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19975

ZIP Code 19975 is in the Indian River School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19975.

Southern Delaware School of the Arts
27 Hosier St
Selbyville, DE 19975
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indian River School District
Selbyville Middle School
80 Bethany Rd
Selbyville, DE 19975
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Indian River School District
Showell (phillip C.) Elementary School
41 Bethany Rd
Selbyville, DE 19975
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indian River School District

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