Living in Elsmere, DE

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Elsmere, Delaware Info Snack

Population
5,943
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
15.5%
Median Home
$174,700
Median Income
$61,275
Median Rent
$1,035

Elsmere SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
7

Elsmere, DE Crime Report

144
Total Crimes
2,414.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-2.50%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Elsmere
/ 100k People
Delaware
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 144 2,414.9 2,674.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 11 184.5 422.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 5 83.9 81.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 6 100.6 304.7 250.2
Property Crime 133 2,230.4 2,252.2 2,109.9
Burglary 37 620.5 304.8 340.5
Larceny 74 1,241.0 1,782.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 22 368.9 164.7 219.9

Elsmere, DE Cost Of Living

107
Elsmere's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Elsmere Delaware National Average
Overall 107 114 100
Services 119 116 100
Groceries 123 121 100
Health 112 100 100
Housing 93 121 100
Transportation 110 104 100
Utilities 84 93 100

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Rankings for Elsmere in Delaware

Map Of Elsmere, DE

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Population over time in Elsmere

Year Population % Change
2019 5,943 -1.8%
2018 6,049 -0.8%
2017 6,097 -0.7%
2016 6,137 -0.3%
2015 6,154 0.1%
2014 6,149 -0.2%
2013 6,159 0.5%
2012 6,131 0.2%
2011 6,119 0.3%
2010 6,103 -

Race / Ethnicity in Elsmere

White
58.9% (3,503)
African American
12.6% (746)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.0% (59)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (8)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
27.4% (1,627)
Race Elsmere DE USA
White 58.9% 62.3% 60.7%
African American 12.6% 21.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 3.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 27.4% 9.2% 18.0%

Gender in Elsmere

Female
53.4% (3,172)
Male
46.6% (2,771)
Gender Elsmere DE USA
Female 53.4% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elsmere for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (475)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (594)
High School / GED
37.0% (2,198)
Some College
16.0% (950)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (356)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (950)
Master's Degree
4.0% (237)
Professional Degree
1.0% (59)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (118)
Education Elsmere DE USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Elsmere, Delaware

Less than $10,000
8.0% (47,270)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (25,531)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.6% (51,315)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.3% (43,226)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.9% (106,675)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (103,389)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (84,177)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (78,616)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (26,036)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (28,059)
Income Elsmere DE USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 5.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.6% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.3% 8.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.9% 11.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 14.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 16.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 7.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 7.0% 7.7%

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