Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,417
Nationwide Rank 8905

Quick Facts

Blades, Delaware is the 8,905th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Blades, Delaware is a town.

Blades, Delaware is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Blades had its largest population ever.

Blades, Delaware is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 91% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8895 Culver, Indiana 1,422 -6.7%
8896 Terre Hill, Pennsylvania 1,422 15.0%
8897 Biltmore Forest, North Carolina 1,421 -1.4%
8898 Paonia, Colorado 1,421 -7.2%
8899 Silver Lake, Kansas 1,420 4.5%
8900 Cornell, Wisconsin 1,419 -3.0%
8901 Dassel, Minnesota 1,419 13.8%
8902 Wellman, Iowa 1,419 -0.1%
8903 Brocton, New York 1,418 -8.1%
8904 Millbrook, New York 1,418 -1.3%
8905 Blades, Delaware 1,417 28.8%
8906 Hill City, Kansas 1,417 -10.7%
8907 Ivanhoe, Texas 1,417
8908 Madison, Minnesota 1,417 -19.5%
8909 Apache, Oklahoma 1,416 -12.2%
8910 Fennville, Michigan 1,416 -3.0%
8911 Gridley, Illinois 1,416 -0.2%
8912 Kilmarnock, Virginia 1,416 3.2%
8913 Mancos, Colorado 1,415 26.1%
8914 Parsons, West Virginia 1,415 -2.9%
8915 Bagley, Minnesota 1,414 6.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Delaware

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6841 Townsend 2,470 622.2%
6861 Selbyville 2,450 42.1%
7032 Bridgeville 2,327 50.5%
7382 Ocean View 2,106 101.7%
7941 Delaware City 1,828 25.2%
8039 Delmar 1,782 23.4%
8495 Cheswold 1,582 248.4%
8682 Wyoming 1,503 28.1%
8708 Rehoboth Beach 1,496 -0.2%
8905 Blades 1,417 28.8%
8977 Felton 1,398 73.0%
9569 Bethany Beach 1,202 32.8%
9665 Bellefonte 1,171 -6.4%
9933 Greenwood 1,097 29.9%
10138 Newport 1,040 -9.0%
10495 Frankford 958 33.7%
10820 Dagsboro 886 70.3%
11159 Frederica 824 23.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,417 8,905
2016 1,380 9,021
2015 1,354 9,083
2014 1,323 9,182
2013 1,298 9,252
2012 1,281 9,295
2011 1,263 9,360
2010 1,241 9,412
2009 1,193 9,479
2008 1,179 9,512
2007 1,159 9,580
2006 1,146 9,626
2005 1,140 9,642
2004 1,132 9,671
2003 1,128 9,677
2002 1,118 9,705
2001 1,108 9,735
2000 1,100 9,774
1990 1,073 9,479