Quick Table DP-1: Profile of General Demographic Characteristics 2000
Geographic Area: Millsboro CCD  Sussex County  Delaware
Subject Number Percent
Total population 19,558 100
SEX AND AGE    
Male 9,368 47.9
Female 10,190 52.1
     
Under 5 years 952 4.9
5 to 9 years 1,124 5.7
10 to 14 years 1,129 5.8
15 to 19 years 1,029 5.3
20 to 24 years 762 3.9
25 to 34 years 1,967 10.1
35 to 44 years 2,792 14.3
45 to 54 years 2,593 13.3
55 to 59 years 1,318 6.7
60 to 64 years 1,455 7.4
65 to 74 years 2,814 14.4
75 to 84 years 1,315 6.7
85 years and over 308 1.6
     
Median age (years) 45.1 (X)
     
18 years and over 15,672 80.1
Male 7,394 37.8
Female 8,278 42.3
21 years and over 15,182 77.6
62 years and over 5,349 27.3
65 years and over 4,437 22.7
Male 2,117 10.8
Female 2,320 11.9
     
RACE    
One race 19,298 98.7
White 15,895 81.3
Black or African American 2,615 13.4
American Indian and Alaska Native 364 1.9
Asian 145 0.7
Asian Indian 10 0.1
Chinese 22 0.1
Filipino 24 0.1
Japanese 7 0
Korean 65 0.3
Vietnamese 0 0
Other Asian <sup>1</sup> 17 0.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 3 0
Native Hawaiian 0 0
Guamanian or Chamorro 1 0
Samoan 1 0
Other Pacific Islander <sup>2</sup> 1 0
Some other race 276 1.4
Two or more races 260 1.3
     
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races <sup>3</sup>    
White 16,096 82.3
Black or African American 2,775 14.2
American Indian and Alaska Native 494 2.5
Asian 163 0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1
Some other race 316 1.6
     
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE    
Total population 19,558 100
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 539 2.8
Mexican 252 1.3
Puerto Rican 77 0.4
Cuban 11 0.1
Other Hispanic or Latino 199 1
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,019 97.2
White alone 15,664 80.1
     
RELATIONSHIP    
Total population 19,558 100
In households 19,165 98
Householder 8,222 42
Spouse 4,590 23.5
Child 4,427 22.6
Own child under 18 years 3,343 17.1
Other relatives 955 4.9
Under 18 years 409 2.1
Nonrelatives 971 5
Unmarried partner 516 2.6
In group quarters 393 2
Institutionalized population 388 2
Noninstitutionalized population 5 0
     
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE    
Total households 8,222 100
Family households (families) 5,742 69.8
With own children under 18 years 1,895 23
Married-couple family 4,590 55.8
With own children under 18 years 1,250 15.2
Female householder, no husband present 858 10.4
With own children under 18 years 488 5.9
Nonfamily households 2,480 30.2
Householder living alone 2,040 24.8
Householder 65 years and over 1,004 12.2
     
Households with individuals under 18 years 2,181 26.5
Households with individuals 65 years and over 3,021 36.7
     
Average household size 2.33 (X)
Average family size 2.74 (X)
     
HOUSING OCCUPANCY    
Total housing units 12,220 100
Occupied housing units 8,222 67.3
Vacant housing units 3,998 32.7
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 3,431 28.1
     
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 2.5 (X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 3.4 (X)
     
HOUSING TENURE    
Occupied housing units 8,222 100
Owner-occupied housing units 7,007 85.2
Renter-occupied housing units 1,215 14.8
     
Average household size of owner-occupied unit 2.33 (X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 2.36 (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.