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Delaware is 7th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Residents younger than 5

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Delaware Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 35,925 36th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 18.9 40th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,833.7 159th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Delaware Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 8.2% 7th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.5% 66th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.1% 250th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Delaware Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.3% 101st 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 32.1% 87th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Delaware Rank Ohio US
Race - White 90.6% 159th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 4.5% 115th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 102nd 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.4% 103rd 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 59th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.5% 68th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.5% 95th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 89.1% 159th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Delaware Rank Ohio US
Female residents 52.0% 147th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.2% 121st 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Delaware Rank Ohio US
Housing units 14,192 44th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 29.5% 71st 22.9% 25.9%
Households 13,220 41st 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 62.7% 184th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $166,400 73rd $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 138th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Delaware Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $25,789 128th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $57,201 92nd $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.1% 145th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Delaware Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,716 46th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $419,713 64th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,686 138th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $54,957 56th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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