Smyrna, DE Demographic Data

Smyrna, DE Summary

Smyrna is located in New Castle County in Delaware
  • Population: 10,065
  • Area: 6.01 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 5.93 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.08 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1,675.82 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 20.01 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Smyrna, DE Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
5,754
53%
50.8
Male
5,150
47%
49.2
Total Population
10,904
 
321,419,000

Smyrna, DE Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
726
6.7% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
1,134
10.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
785
7.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
791
7.3% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
441
4.0% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
1,637
15.0% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,454
13.3% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
1,230
11.3% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
704
6.5% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
696
6.4% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
794
7.3% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
380
3.5% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
132
1.2% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
7,662
70.3%
77.1
Female
4,099
53.5%
51.4
Male
3,563
46.5%
48.6
21 Years and over
7,398
67.8%
72.9
62 Years and over
1,838
16.9%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,306
12.0%
14.9
Female
706
54.1%
55.9
Male
600
45.9%
44.1
Median Age (years)
34
NR
NR

Smyrna, DE Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
10,670
97.9% 
96.9
White
7,390
67.8% 
73.1
Black or African American
3,034
27.8% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
91
0.8% 
0.8
Asian
92
0.8% 
5.4
Asian Indian
32
0.3% 
1.2
Chinese
12
0.1% 
1.3
Filipino
15
0.1% 
0.9
Japanese
8
0.1% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
25
0.2% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
8
0.1% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
8
0.1% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
55
0.5% 
4.8
Two or More Races
234
2.1% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
210
1.9% 
17.6
Mexican
39
0.4% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
115
1.1% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
56
0.5% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
10,694
98.1% 
82.4

Smyrna, DE Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
125
1.8% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
584
8.3% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
2,452
34.9% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
1,619
23.0% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
753
10.7% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
1,046
14.9% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
448
6.4% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
709
10.1%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
6,318
89.9%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
1,494
21.3%
30.6

Smyrna, DE Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
2,140
25.9%
33.5%
Now Married
4,097
49.6%
47.5
Divorced
1,280
15.5%
11.0%
Separated
253
3.1%
2.1
Widowed
489
5.9
5.8%

Smyrna, DE Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
9,391
92.3%
78.5%
Languages other than english
787
7.7%
21.5%
Spanish
245
2.4%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
265
2.6%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
48
0.5%
3.5%
Other Languages
229
2.2%
1.0%

Smyrna, DE Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
210
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
194
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
411
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
371
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
670
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
850
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
728
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
555
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
33
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
114
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
54,217
 
55,775
Per capita income
27,558
 
29,979

Smyrna, DE Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
22
0.4%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
423
8.1%
9.8
Construction
157
3.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
917
17.6%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
649
12.5%
6.5
Information
68
1.3%
2.1
Manufacturing
485
9.3%
10.3
Other services except public administration
264
5.1%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
288
5.5%
11.3
Public administration
630
12.1%
4.6
Retail trade
924
17.8%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
211
4.1%
5.1
Wholesale trade
161
3.1%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
285
5.5%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,848
35.5%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
587
11.3%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
1,465
28.2%
23.6%
Service occupations
1,014
19.5%
18.0%

Smyrna, DE Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
5,155
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
4,271
82.9%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
537
10.4%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
40
0.8%
5.2
Walked
87
1.7%
2.8
Other means
11
0.2%
1.8
Worked at home
209
4.1%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
29.0
 
26.0

Smyrna, DE Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
335
8.1%
8.9
1 vehicles
1,236
29.9%
33.5
2 vehicles
1,739
42.0%
37.2
3 or more
826
20.0%
20.3

Smyrna, DE Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
4,136
90.7%
87.7
Owner Occupied
2,691
65.1%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,445
34.9%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
425
9.3%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
0
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Smyrna, DE Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
4,561
1 room
16
0.4%
2.3
2 rooms
80
1.8%
2.5
3 rooms
504
11.1%
9.0
4 rooms
559
12.3%
16.6
5 rooms
778
17.1%
20.0
6 rooms
980
21.5%
17.9
7 rooms
788
17.3%
12.1
8 rooms
521
11.4%
8.5
9 rooms or more
335
7.3%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Smyrna, DE Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
4,561
 
 
1-unit, detached
2,358
51.7%
61.4
1-unit, attached
1,075
23.6%
5.8
2-units
65
1.4%
3.7
3 or 4 units
311
6.8%
4.5
5 to 9 units
334
7.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
155
3.4%
4.6
20 or more units
118
2.6%
8.8
Mobile home
141
3.1%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
4
0.1%
0.1

Smyrna, DE Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
511
11.2%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
10
0.2%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
199
4.4%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
384
8.4%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
590
12.9%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
331
7.3%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
440
9.6%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
1,866
40.9%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
230
5.0%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Smyrna, DE Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
2,946
71.2%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
44
1.1%
4.7
Electricity
837
20.2%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
270
6.5%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
35
0.8%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
4
0.1%
0.5
No fuel used
0
0.0%
1.2

Smyrna, DE Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
2,137
 
47140700.0
$3,000 or more
10
0.5%
9.9%
Less than $500
31
1.5%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
38
1.8%
6.8%
$500 to $999
225
10.5%
20.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
251
11.7%
11.8%
$1,000 to 1,499
769
36.0%
29.2%
$1,500 to 1,999
813
38.0%
20.3%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
581
27.2%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
356
16.7%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
358
16.8%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
219
10.2%
7.3%
35.0% or more
623
29.2%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Smyrna, DE Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,431 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
6
0.4%
4.1%
$1,500 to $1,999
152
10.6%
11.0%
Less than $500
242
16.9%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
414
28.9%
27.9%
$500 to $999
617
43.1%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
14
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
895
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
165
11.5%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
270
18.9%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
161
11.3%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
186
13.0%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
93
6.5%
9.2%
35.0% or more
556
38.9%
41.4%
Not Computed
14
NR
NR

Smyrna, DE Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
2,691
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
43
1.6%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
142
5.3%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
500
18.6%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
807
30.0%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
876
32.6%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
323
12.0%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
0
0.0%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
0
0.0%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
191,200
 
194,500
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