Laurel, Delaware

Population 3,761

Laurel is located in Sussex County, DE. The population is 3,761, making Laurel the 5th largest city in Sussex County.

There are 5 public schools in Laurel with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Laurel is moderate . Unemployment in Laurel is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Laurel property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Laurel include Bethel, Blades and Seaford.

Laurel Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 22.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 67.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 9.7%

Crime Rate

50.08% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 236
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 283
  • Burglary: 897
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Environmental Hazards

86 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 6
  • Tanks & Spills: 80

Unemployment

Moderate 3.4%
  • Delaware unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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Summary
There are 5 K-12 public schools in Laurel, DE and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Laurel's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.
1 Private School

Epworth Christian School

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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 Laurel, DE

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$154,900 compared to March 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    12.6%
  • Rented
    43.2%
  • Owned
    44.1%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $560
  • 1 Bedroom: $630
  • 2 Bedrooms: $820
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,190
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,330

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Environmental Hazards

86 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (161/161)
    Laurel, DE has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Laurel, DE is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.57 Average
    Laurel, DE is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 35.14°
  • February 38.9°
  • March 46.43°
  • April 56.82°
  • May 65.47°
  • June 74.31°
  • July 79.73°
  • August 77.48°
  • September 70.8°
  • October 60.05°
  • November 48.7°
  • December 40.7°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Laurel, DE

Earthquakes
Laurel, DE has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Laurel, DE has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Laurel, DE has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Laurel, DE has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Laurel, DE: $36,335

Unemployment

Unemployment in Laurel is 3.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 62.48%
White Collar - 37.52%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • John Carney

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

7 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Laurel, DE

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Laurel, DE
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