19947 Zip Code Profile

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Welcome to GEORGETOWN, DE 19947

19947 is a sparsely populated, suburban zip code in Georgetown, Delaware. The population is racially diverse, and mostly married couples. At $212,300 the average home value here is a bit higher than average for the Seaford area, so this probably isn't the place to look for housing bargains.

The average family income here is $53,284/year. This is less than the national average of $70,000/year. However, the national average number is a little misleading because there are some very wealthy Americans earning $50 million a year or more. (Wouldn't that be nice!) This pushes the national average higher than in would be without those edge cases. The median household income in the US (median, meaning half of US households make more and half make less) is at about $50,000/year. Median family income in 19947 is $46,000.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 19947 earn an average of $28,178/year. Women earn only $19,004/year.

6,454 people in 19947 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 19947? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living here is not bad, only 22.9 minutes.

The median age here is 35. There are 10,094 men and 8,705 women. The median age for men is 34 while for women the median age is 37.

To give you a sense of the community, 7,958 people (out of the 18,799 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 5,996 homes, and 511 businesses every day. 215 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

19947 Zip code is located in the Eastern time zone at 39 degrees latitude (Fun Fact: this is the same latitude as Pyongyang, North Korea!) and -75 degrees longitude. It has an average elevation of 53 feet above sea levell.

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  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 18,799
  • White Population: 12,760
  • Black Population: 2,853
  • Hispanic Population: 4,751
  • Asian Population: 155
  • Hawaiian Population: 26
  • Indian Population: 538
  • Male Population: 10,094
  • Female Population: 8,705
  • Median Age: 35
  • Median Age of Males: 34
  • Median Age of Females: 37
  • Geography

  • Region: South
  • Division: South Atlantic
  • State: Delaware
  • CBSA Type: Micropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Seaford DE
  • County: Sussex
  • City: Georgetown
  • Longitude: -75.4
  • Latitude: 38.7
  • Elevation: 53 feet above sea levele
  • Area code: 302
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 6,220
  • Drive alone: 4,820
  • Carpool: 1,062
  • Public transit: 51
  • Ride bikes or walk: 215

  • Average commute time: 22.9 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 172
  •    5 - 9: 792
  •    10 - 14: 1,100
  •    15 - 19: 918
  •    20 - 24: 865
  •    25 - 29: 550
  •    30 - 34: 757
  •    35 - 39: 208
  •    40 - 44: 248
  •    45 - 59: 350
  •    60 - 89: 152
  •    90 plus: 108
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $212,300
  • Average Annual Household Income: $48,485
  • Businesses: 415
  • Employees: 6,352
  • Annual Payroll: $207,373,000
  • Average Family Income: $53,284
  • Median Family Income: $41,007
  • Average Income for Men: $28,178
  • Average Income for Women: $19,004
  • Other Stuff

  • County FIPS Code: 005
  • State FIPS Code: 10

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Schools in 19947 Zip Code

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Primary Schools
Georgetown Elementary School
301 A West Market Street
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-1940
North Georgetown Elementary School
664 North Bedford
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 855-2430
Middle Schools
Sussex Academy Of Arts And Sciences
21777 Sussex Pines Road
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-3636
High Schools
Sussex Central High School
26026 Patriots Way
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 934-3166
Sussex Correctional Institute
Route 113
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-5074
Sussex Technical High School
17099 County Seat Highway
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-0961
Other Schools
Allen (Richard) School
316 South Railroad Avenue
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 855-2481
Delaware Adolescent Program, Inc. (Dapi) Sussex
22213 Lewes Georgetown Hwy
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-7331
Ennis (Howard T.) School
20346 Ennis Road
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-1930
Other Schools
Georgetown Middle School
26026 Patriots Way
Georgetown, DE 19947

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In the 19947 zip code, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.state.de.us/dsp/sexoff/index.htm. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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