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Delaware County Statistics

Facts

Land area577.8 square miles
Population Density30.7 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)17,534
Population change-1.3%
Under 5 years of age5.6%
Under 1823.8%
65 and over17.7%
Females49.9%
White98.3
Hispanic or Latino of any race1.1
Asian0.3%
Two or more races0.8%
Black or African American0.5%
Native American0.1%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school91%
Had a bachelor degree or higher15.5%
Veterans1,200

Households and Housing

Households7,129
Persons per household2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more89.8%
Median household income$54,076
The Per capita income$26,261
Live below the poverty line8.4%
Housing units7,986
Multi-unit structures8%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$125,300
Residents owning their homes78.8%

Business Facts

Total number of firms1,568
Women-owned firms29.5%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$171,404
Retail sales per capita$9,791
Manufacturers shipments$326,438
Merchant wholesaler sales$302,380
Source US Census Data