Delaware Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Delaware is $30,191, which is higher than the national average of $28,555. Delaware median household income is $60,231, which has grown by 27.12% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Delaware residents spend 25.2 minutes per day commuting to work, which is about the same as the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #15
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #13
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||22.26%||$15,112, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||32.61%||$19,097, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||2.56%||$3,008, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||23.57%||$25,529, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$64,791, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$46,149, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$46,295, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$87,453, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$35,809, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$38,914, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$40,474, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$47,325, see rank||$47,621|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$29,750, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$64,800, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$72,237, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$44,076, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||734,886||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||351,088||47.77%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||238,803||68.02%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||2,698||0.77%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||236,105||67.25%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||214,565||90.88%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||21,540||9.12%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||112,285||31.98%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||383,798||52.23%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||230,268||60.00%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||451||0.12%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||229,817||59.88%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||211,538||92.05%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||18,279||7.95%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||153,530||40.00%, see rank||41.21%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||419,999||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||339,397||80.81%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||36,582||8.71%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||13,128||3.13%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||9,325||2.22%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||4,920||1.17%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||16,647||3.96%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||426,103||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||214,565||50.36%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||72,594||33.83%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||34,605||16.13%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||36,337||16.94%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||1,467||0.68%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||19,467||9.07%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||35,666||16.62%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||211,538||49.64%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||89,957||42.53%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||42,608||20.14%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||67,563||31.94%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||313||0.15%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||255||0.12%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||10,272||4.86%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||426,103||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||4,307||1.01%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||25,763||6.05%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||39,704||9.32%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||8,592||2.02%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||51,902||12.18%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||20,237||4.75%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||6,915||1.62%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||42,449||9.96%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|41,549||9.75%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||103,436||24.27%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|37,440||8.79%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||25,172||5.91%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||18,637||4.37%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||107,101||12.01%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||18,629||8.18%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.