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Delaware Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    734,886
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    469,071
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    63.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    465,922
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    63.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    426,103
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    58.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    39,819
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    3,149
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    265,815
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    36.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    465,922
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    8.5%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    383,798
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    230,268
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    60.0%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    229,817
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    59.9%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    211,538
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    55.1%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    64,278
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    45,570
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    70.9%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    128,455
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    97,791
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    76.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    419,999
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    339,397
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    80.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    36,582
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    8.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    13,128
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    9,325
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    4,920
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    16,647
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    25.20
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    426,103
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    162,551
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    38.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    77,213
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    18.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    103,900
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    24.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    36,501
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    45,938
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    426,103
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    4,307
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    25,763
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    6.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    39,704
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    9.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    8,592
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    51,902
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    12.2%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    20,237
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    6,915
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    42,449
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    41,549
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    9.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    103,436
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    24.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    37,440
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    18,637
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    25,172
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    5.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    426,103
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    345,520
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    81.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    62,984
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    14.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    17,017
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    582
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    339,046
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    19,599
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    5.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    13,582
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    30,187
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    32,588
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    44,722
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    13.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    64,148
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    18.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    46,083
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    13.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    51,490
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    15.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    19,899
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    5.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    16,748
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    60,231
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    78,589
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    263,183
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    77.6%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    78,500
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    110,566
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    32.6%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    19,097
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    79,926
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    23.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    25,529
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    15,081
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    10,934
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    8,692
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    3,008
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    43,114
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    12.7%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    227,841
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    8,277
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.6%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4,813
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    13,865
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    18,845
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    8.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    27,519
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    44,307
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    19.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    35,906
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    15.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    42,919
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    18.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    16,687
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    14,703
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.5%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    72,683
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    90,884
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    30,191
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    111,205
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    36,747
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    49,685
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    33,303
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    51,387
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    42,117
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    902,268
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    821,146
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    91.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    638,100
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    70.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    311,078
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    34.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    81,122
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    204,149
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    9,576
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    560,990
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    435,225
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    398,578
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    354,249
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    88.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    326,050
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    81.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    38,257
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    44,329
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    11.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    36,647
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    25,786
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    70.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    13,490
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    36.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    13,527
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    36.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    10,861
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    29.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    125,765
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    110,225
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    87.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    70,389
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    56.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    49,991
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    39.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    15,540
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    12.4%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    8.2%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    13.7%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    13.8%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    3.4%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    5.2%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    4.3%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    23.3%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    30.5%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    33.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    12.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    17.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    17.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    20.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    15.7%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    10.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    11.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    7.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    9.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    23.8%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.