Quick Table DP-1: Profile of General Demographic Characteristics 2000
Geographic Area: Milton CCD  Sussex County  Delaware
Subject Number Percent
Total population 10,611 100
SEX AND AGE    
Male 5,114 48.2
Female 5,497 51.8
     
Under 5 years 650 6.1
5 to 9 years 681 6.4
10 to 14 years 684 6.4
15 to 19 years 625 5.9
20 to 24 years 484 4.6
25 to 34 years 1,211 11.4
35 to 44 years 1,633 15.4
45 to 54 years 1,498 14.1
55 to 59 years 641 6
60 to 64 years 597 5.6
65 to 74 years 1,177 11.1
75 to 84 years 593 5.6
85 years and over 137 1.3
     
Median age (years) 41.2 (X)
     
18 years and over 8,189 77.2
Male 3,883 36.6
Female 4,306 40.6
21 years and over 7,860 74.1
62 years and over 2,269 21.4
65 years and over 1,907 18
Male 863 8.1
Female 1,044 9.8
     
RACE    
One race 10,484 98.8
White 8,566 80.7
Black or African American 1,508 14.2
American Indian and Alaska Native 52 0.5
Asian 64 0.6
Asian Indian 30 0.3
Chinese 14 0.1
Filipino 8 0.1
Japanese 3 0
Korean 4 0
Vietnamese 3 0
Other Asian <sup>1</sup> 2 0
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 5 0
Native Hawaiian 0 0
Guamanian or Chamorro 2 0
Samoan 0 0
Other Pacific Islander <sup>2</sup> 3 0
Some other race 289 2.7
Two or more races 127 1.2
     
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races <sup>3</sup>    
White 8,676 81.8
Black or African American 1,574 14.8
American Indian and Alaska Native 82 0.8
Asian 77 0.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1
Some other race 332 3.1
     
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE    
Total population 10,611 100
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 464 4.4
Mexican 277 2.6
Puerto Rican 93 0.9
Cuban 3 0
Other Hispanic or Latino 91 0.9
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,147 95.6
White alone 8,435 79.5
     
RELATIONSHIP    
Total population 10,611 100
In households 10,585 99.8
Householder 4,312 40.6
Spouse 2,396 22.6
Child 2,766 26.1
Own child under 18 years 2,147 20.2
Other relatives 551 5.2
Under 18 years 225 2.1
Nonrelatives 560 5.3
Unmarried partner 285 2.7
In group quarters 26 0.2
Institutionalized population 0 0
Noninstitutionalized population 26 0.2
     
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE    
Total households 4,312 100
Family households (families) 3,024 70.1
With own children under 18 years 1,221 28.3
Married-couple family 2,396 55.6
With own children under 18 years 870 20.2
Female householder, no husband present 458 10.6
With own children under 18 years 252 5.8
Nonfamily households 1,288 29.9
Householder living alone 1,008 23.4
Householder 65 years and over 478 11.1
     
Households with individuals under 18 years 1,366 31.7
Households with individuals 65 years and over 1,384 32.1
     
Average household size 2.45 (X)
Average family size 2.89 (X)
     
HOUSING OCCUPANCY    
Total housing units 5,641 100
Occupied housing units 4,312 76.4
Vacant housing units 1,329 23.6
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 1,007 17.9
     
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 2.4 (X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 8 (X)
     
HOUSING TENURE    
Occupied housing units 4,312 100
Owner-occupied housing units 3,606 83.6
Renter-occupied housing units 706 16.4
     
Average household size of owner-occupied unit 2.44 (X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 2.52 (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.