Quick Table DP-1: Profile of General Demographic Characteristics 2000
Geographic Area: Selbyville-Frankford CCD  Sussex County  Delaware
Subject Number Percent
     
Total population 24,246 100
SEX AND AGE    
Male 11,883 49
Female 12,363 51
     
Under 5 years 1,064 4.4
5 to 9 years 1,224 5
10 to 14 years 1,341 5.5
15 to 19 years 1,135 4.7
20 to 24 years 885 3.7
25 to 34 years 2,234 9.2
35 to 44 years 3,193 13.2
45 to 54 years 3,382 13.9
55 to 59 years 1,924 7.9
60 to 64 years 2,114 8.7
65 to 74 years 3,852 15.9
75 to 84 years 1,602 6.6
85 years and over 296 1.2
     
Median age (years) 48.1 (X)
     
18 years and over 19,857 81.9
Male 9,586 39.5
Female 10,271 42.4
21 years and over 19,302 79.6
62 years and over 7,016 28.9
65 years and over 5,750 23.7
Male 2,749 11.3
Female 3,001 12.4
     
RACE    
One race 24,000 99
White 21,299 87.8
Black or African American 2,089 8.6
American Indian and Alaska Native 65 0.3
Asian 166 0.7
Asian Indian 14 0.1
Chinese 18 0.1
Filipino 20 0.1
Japanese 9 0
Korean 21 0.1
Vietnamese 34 0.1
Other Asian <sup>1</sup> 50 0.2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 12 0
Native Hawaiian 2 0
Guamanian or Chamorro 9 0
Samoan 1 0
Other Pacific Islander <sup>2</sup> 0 0
Some other race 369 1.5
Two or more races 246 1
     
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races <sup>3</sup>    
White 21,475 88.6
Black or African American 2,192 9
American Indian and Alaska Native 139 0.6
Asian 215 0.9
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1
Some other race 465 1.9
     
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE    
Total population 24,246 100
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 1,053 4.3
Mexican 734 3
Puerto Rican 81 0.3
Cuban 16 0.1
Other Hispanic or Latino 222 0.9
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,193 95.7
White alone 20,734 85.5
     
RELATIONSHIP    
Total population 24,246 100
In households 24,245 100
Householder 10,527 43.4
Spouse 6,255 25.8
Child 5,113 21.1
Own child under 18 years 3,758 15.5
Other relatives 1,289 5.3
Under 18 years 524 2.2
Nonrelatives 1,061 4.4
Unmarried partner 493 2
In group quarters 1 0
Institutionalized population 0 0
Noninstitutionalized population 1 0
     
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE    
Total households 10,527 100
Family households (families) 7,452 70.8
With own children under 18 years 2,111 20.1
Married-couple family 6,255 59.4
With own children under 18 years 1,519 14.4
Female householder, no husband present 863 8.2
With own children under 18 years 435 4.1
Nonfamily households 3,075 29.2
Householder living alone 2,571 24.4
Householder 65 years and over 1,263 12
     
Households with individuals under 18 years 2,447 23.2
Households with individuals 65 years and over 4,025 38.2
     
Average household size 2.3 (X)
Average family size 2.7 (X)
     
HOUSING OCCUPANCY    
Total housing units 22,387 100
Occupied housing units 10,527 47
Vacant housing units 11,860 53
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 10,840 48.4
     
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 2.1 (X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 15.4 (X)
     
HOUSING TENURE    
Occupied housing units 10,527 100
Owner-occupied housing units 9,016 85.6
Renter-occupied housing units 1,511 14.4
     
Average household size of owner-occupied unit 2.24 (X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 2.66 (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.