DE

National Population : 333,590,059
Delaware State Population : 1,045,480

About Seaford, DE

Seaford, DE is located in Sussex County in the state of Delaware.

The total City Population for Seaford is about 8,013 with about 609 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 26,331.

The Average Home Value is $181,900.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Home Value of $260,718.00 for the state of Delaware, and roughly 4% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $52,813.00, which is roughly 18% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $64,270.00 for the state of Delaware, and roughly 8% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Seaford is about 5.6%.

Delaware is ranked #24 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 47.92 out of 100.

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Voting

Sussex County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 20.43% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 55.07%
Democratic: 43.82%
Libertarian: 0.78%
Green: 0.34%


Nearby Locations

Bethel, DE (5.14 mi.)
Laurel, DE (6.36 mi.)
Bridgeville, DE (6.98 mi.)
Greenwood, DE (11.74 mi.)
Farmington, DE (11.74 mi.)
Delmar, DE (12.79 mi.)
Georgetown, DE (12.80 mi.)
Ellendale, DE (16.29 mi.)
Lincoln, DE (17.92 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 19973
Latitude : 38.631803
Longitude : -75.582715
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 19 ft.
Area Code(s) : 302

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.62
Male Population Estimate : 43.24%
Female Population Estimate : 47.29%
Median Age : 40.0
Male Median Age : 38.8
Female Median Age : 41.2

White Population Estimate : 63.40%
Black Population Estimate : 22.95%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 7.42%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.49%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.17%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.09%
Other Population Estimate : 4.08%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Seaford specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Sussex County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Sussex County: About 406 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Sussex County is about 38% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 29% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.