Hockessin, Delaware

Population 13,287

Hockessin is located in New Castle County, DE. The population is 13,287, making Hockessin the 7th largest city in New Castle County and the 8th largest city in the state of Delaware.

There are 3 public schools in Hockessin with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Hockessin is low . Unemployment in Hockessin is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Hockessin property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Hockessin include Pike Creek, North Star and Kennett Township.

Hockessin Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 4.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 32.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 63.4%

Crime Rate

2.53% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 369
  • Violent Crimes: 184
  • Robbery: 84
  • Burglary: 620
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Environmental Hazards

71 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 66


Very High 4.6%
  • Delaware unemployment average: 4.6%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 3 K-12 public schools in Hockessin, DE and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Hockessin's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.
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4 Private Schools

Cacc Montessori School

Sanford School

The Hockessin Montessori School

Wilmington Christian School, Inc.

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Hockessin, DE

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,122
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,280
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,551
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,918
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,196

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Environmental Hazards

71 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Hockessin, DE has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.14 Average
    Hockessin, DE is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 30.93°
  • February 32.65°
  • March 43.3°
  • April 52.28°
  • May 62.83°
  • June 69.64°
  • July 78.65°
  • August 72.27°
  • September 66.13°
  • October 53.8°
  • November 43.67°
  • December 36.17°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Hockessin, DE

Hockessin, DE has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hockessin, DE has a moderate risk of hurricanes.
Hockessin, DE has a low risk of hail storms.
Hockessin, DE has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Hockessin, DE: $117,346


Unemployment in Hockessin is 4.6%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.6% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 16.91%
White Collar - 83.09%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Jack Markell
  • Sen. Thomas R. Carper
  • Sen. Christopher A. Coons

City Representatives

  • John Carney

Neighborhood Info

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  • No Cemeteries found in Hockessin, DE

1 FCC Tower view all

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