Delaware, OH
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Delaware, Ohio Info Snack

Population
40,568
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
9.6%
Median Home
$186,900
Median Income
$69,087
Median Rent
$931

Delaware SnackAbility

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

Delaware, OH Crime Report

537
Total Crimes
1,322.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-46.62%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Delaware
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 537 1,322.1 2,348.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 60 147.7 293.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 4 9.8 75.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 11 27.1 163.9 250.2
Property Crime 477 1,174.4 2,055.7 2,109.9
Burglary 94 231.4 375.5 340.5
Larceny 371 913.4 1,520.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 29.5 159.7 219.9

Delaware, OH Cost Of Living

94
Delaware's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Delaware Ohio National Average
Overall 94 91 100
Services 100 100 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 87 96 100
Housing 88 73 100
Transportation 93 102 100
Utilities 88 91 100

Delaware, OH Photos

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Delaware Ohio City Hall
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Delaware Ohio Wesleyan Campus
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Rankings for Delaware in Ohio

Map Of Delaware, OH

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Population over time in Delaware

Year Population % Change
2019 40,568 3.4%
2018 39,219 2.7%
2017 38,193 1.7%
2016 37,554 2.1%
2015 36,794 1.7%
2014 36,188 1.7%
2013 35,599 1.7%
2012 35,012 2.2%
2011 34,268 1.8%
2010 33,672 -

Race / Ethnicity in Delaware

White
85.0% (34,488)
African American
5.2% (2,097)
American Indian
0.1% (29)
Asian
3.3% (1,353)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (10)
Two Or More
3.0% (1,202)
Hispanic
3.4% (1,389)
Race Delaware OH USA
White 85.0% 78.9% 60.7%
African American 5.2% 12.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 2.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.4% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Delaware

Female
51.9% (21,035)
Male
48.1% (19,533)
Gender Delaware OH USA
Female 51.9% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Delaware for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (405)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,434)
High School / GED
27.0% (10,953)
Some College
23.0% (9,330)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,245)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (9,330)
Master's Degree
10.0% (4,056)
Professional Degree
1.0% (405)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (405)
Education Delaware OH USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Delaware, Ohio

Less than $10,000
4.4% (177,804)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (153,482)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.3% (337,437)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (321,502)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (520,554)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (668,165)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.9% (645,520)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (712,896)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.5% (304,448)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (214,987)
Income Delaware OH USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 4.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.3% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 13.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.9% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 14.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.5% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 4.9% 7.7%

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