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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.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #15

Delaware
30,191 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Delaware
33,303 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Delaware
38,619 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Delaware
29,263 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #13
Delaware
60,231 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Delaware
78,589 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #34
Delaware
27.12%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 DelawareU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income22.26%$15,112, see rank21.11%$16,919
Social Security Income32.61%$19,097, see rank29.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income2.56%$3,008, see rank2.82%$3,720
Retirement Income23.57%$25,529, see rank17.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Delaware
72,683 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Delaware
90,884 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 DelawareU.S.
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

 DelawareU.S.
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.

Employment Status

 Delaware%U.S.
Population 16 Years and Over734,886 see rank248,775,628
Male1351,08847.77%, see rank48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2238,80368.02%, see rank69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces22,6980.77%, see rank0.73%
Male, Civilian2236,10567.25%, see rank68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3214,56590.88%, see rank90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed321,5409.12%, see rank9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2112,28531.98%, see rank30.72%
Female1383,79852.23%, see rank51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2230,26860.00%, see rank58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces24510.12%, see rank0.11%
Female, Civilian2229,81759.88%, see rank58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3211,53892.05%, see rank91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed318,2797.95%, see rank8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2153,53040.00%, see rank41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
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

 Delaware%U.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over419,999100%141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone339,39780.81%, see rank76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled36,5828.71%, see rank9.59%
Public Transportation13,1283.13%, see rank5.06%
Walked9,3252.22%, see rank2.78%
Other Means4,9201.17%, see rank1.79%
Worked at Home16,6473.96%, see rank4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Delaware
25.2 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Delaware%U.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over426,103-143,435,233
Male1214,56550.36%, see rank52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations272,59433.83%, see rank33.12%
Service Occupations234,60516.13%, see rank15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations236,33716.94%, see rank17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations21,4670.68%, see rank1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations219,4679.07%, see rank9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations235,66616.62%, see rank17.94%
Female1211,53849.64%, see rank47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations289,95742.53%, see rank40.04%
Service Occupations242,60820.14%, see rank21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations267,56331.94%, see rank31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations23130.15%, see rank0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations22550.12%, see rank0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations210,2724.86%, see rank5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Delaware%U.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over426,103100%143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining4,3071.01%, see rank1.96%
Construction25,7636.05%, see rank6.17%
Manufacturing39,7049.32%, see rank10.43%
Wholesale Trade8,5922.02%, see rank2.75%
Retail Trade51,90212.18%, see rank11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities20,2374.75%, see rank4.93%
Information6,9151.62%, see rank2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing42,4499.96%, see rank6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
41,5499.75%, see rank10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance103,43624.27%, see rank23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
37,4408.79%, see rank9.49%
Public Administration25,1725.91%, see rank4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration18,6374.37%, see rank4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Delaware%U.S.
Population in Poverty107,10112.01%, see rank15.59%
Family in Poverty18,6298.18%, see rank11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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