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ZIP Code 19943

Post Office City:Felton, DE (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (7:51pm)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.0, -75.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19943

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 19943. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 19943 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Felton, DE

Stats and Demographics for the 19943 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19943 is located in western 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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5326345671
5-9385367752
10-14377382759
15-19407372779
20-24297304601
25-29296350646
30-34326351677
35-39375390765
40-44411425836
45-49493500993
50-54444525969
55-59366416782
60-64373376749
65-69246262508
70-74185188373
75-79134157291
80-847186157
85 Plus3879117

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


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244160101
25-34389170559
35-44660167827
45-549311721,103
55-64755118873
65-7450161562
75-8426234296
85 Plus601676

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


MaleFemaleTotal
16660126
27062132
36478142
46365128
57173144
66778145
77966145
88185166
98765152
108084164
117568143
128180161
137573148
146677143
159271163
169077167
177980159
187080150
197664140
206158119

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.

For more information, see Riverview, DE house value.

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 population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 1,233 14.9%
 High School Graduate 4,775 57.5%
 Associate's degree 755 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 933 11.2%
 Master's degree 516 6.2%
 Professional school degree 31 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 59 0.7%
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 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19943.

Lake Forest Central Elementary School
5424 Killens Pond Road
Felton, DE 19943
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lake Forest School District
Lake Forest North Elementary School
319 East Main Street
Felton, DE 19943
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Forest School District
Lake Forest High School
5407 Killens Pond Road
Felton, DE 19943
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake Forest School District

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