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ZIP Code 19936

Primary City:Cheswold, DE (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (11:48pm)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -75.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19936

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19936. 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 19936. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19936, 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:
Cheswold, DE

Stats and Demographics for the 19936 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19936 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19936 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19936 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 302
Population Density 1,366 people per sq mi
Housing Units 124
Median Home Value $61,300
Land Area 0.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 108
Median Household Income $51,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 33

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


 Male 140 46%
 Female 162 54%


 White 151 50.0%
 Black Or African American 71 23.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 8.6%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 5.0%
 Two Or More Races 38 12.6%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 34 31%
 Single Guardian 37 34%
 Singles 27 25%
 Singles With Roommate 10 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 61 56%
 Households with Kids 47 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19936 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19936 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19936 real estate data, the median home value of $61,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 19936 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19936 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 302 100%
 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 27 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 34 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 47 38%
 Households Vacant 16 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 20 59%
 3+ Bedroom 14 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 $51,250 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 19936 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 19936 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 79 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 81 33%
 No Earnings 82 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 79 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 81 33%
 No Earnings 82 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 125 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 41 45%
 High School Graduate 50 55%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 46 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 29%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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