Quick Table DP-1: Profile of General Demographic Characteristics 2000
Geographic Area: Georgetown CCD  Sussex County  Delaware
Subject Number Percent
Total population 11,811 100
SEX AND AGE    
Male 6,729 57
Female 5,082 43
     
Under 5 years 751 6.4
5 to 9 years 773 6.5
10 to 14 years 668 5.7
15 to 19 years 886 7.5
20 to 24 years 1,155 9.8
25 to 34 years 2,103 17.8
35 to 44 years 1,926 16.3
45 to 54 years 1,368 11.6
55 to 59 years 486 4.1
60 to 64 years 385 3.3
65 to 74 years 699 5.9
75 to 84 years 463 3.9
85 years and over 148 1.3
     
Median age (years) 32.9 (X)
     
18 years and over 9,149 77.5
Male 5,354 45.3
Female 3,795 32.1
21 years and over 8,485 71.8
62 years and over 1,521 12.9
65 years and over 1,310 11.1
Male 550 4.7
Female 760 6.4
     
RACE    
One race 11,594 98.2
White 7,933 67.2
Black or African American 2,452 20.8
American Indian and Alaska Native 139 1.2
Asian 30 0.3
Asian Indian 8 0.1
Chinese 4 0
Filipino 5 0
Japanese 1 0
Korean 3 0
Vietnamese 2 0
Other Asian <sup>1</sup> 7 0.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1
Native Hawaiian 0 0
Guamanian or Chamorro 10 0.1
Samoan 0 0
Other Pacific Islander <sup>2</sup> 1 0
Some other race 1,029 8.7
Two or more races 217 1.8
     
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races <sup>3</sup>    
White 8,073 68.4
Black or African American 2,563 21.7
American Indian and Alaska Native 191 1.6
Asian 41 0.3
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2
Some other race 1,147 9.7
     
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE    
Total population 11,811 100
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 2,078 17.6
Mexican 471 4
Puerto Rican 76 0.6
Cuban 3 0
Other Hispanic or Latino 1,528 12.9
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,733 82.4
White alone 7,092 60
     
RELATIONSHIP    
Total population 11,811 100
In households 10,053 85.1
Householder 3,514 29.8
Spouse 1,868 15.8
Child 2,818 23.9
Own child under 18 years 2,186 18.5
Other relatives 754 6.4
Under 18 years 285 2.4
Nonrelatives 1,099 9.3
Unmarried partner 207 1.8
In group quarters 1,758 14.9
Institutionalized population 1,632 13.8
Noninstitutionalized population 126 1.1
     
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE    
Total households 3,514 100
Family households (families) 2,546 72.5
With own children under 18 years 1,212 34.5
Married-couple family 1,868 53.2
With own children under 18 years 806 22.9
Female householder, no husband present 465 13.2
With own children under 18 years 301 8.6
Nonfamily households 968 27.5
Householder living alone 764 21.7
Householder 65 years and over 358 10.2
     
Households with individuals under 18 years 1,421 40.4
Households with individuals 65 years and over 884 25.2
     
Average household size 2.86 (X)
Average family size 3.14 (X)
     
HOUSING OCCUPANCY    
Total housing units 3,793 100
Occupied housing units 3,514 92.6
Vacant housing units 279 7.4
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 36 0.9
     
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 1.8 (X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 2.3 (X)
     
HOUSING TENURE    
Occupied housing units 3,514 100
Owner-occupied housing units 2,514 71.5
Renter-occupied housing units 1,000 28.5
     
Average household size of owner-occupied unit 2.67 (X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 3.34 (X)
 (X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.