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Leipsic, Delaware - Basic Facts

Leipsic is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Leipsic.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Kent County at latitude 39.2409 and longitude -75.5169. Kent County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Leipsic (see map) encompass a land area of 0.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Leipsic: Fast Landing.

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Leipsic, DE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 185
Population in Households 185
Population in Familes 138
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 634
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 81
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 51
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 94 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 54 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 27 (28.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $153,846
Average Home Value $175,446


Median Household Income $46,699
Average Household Income $50,906
Per Capita Income $20,829
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.26% 0.22%
Households 0.29% 0.25%
Families 0.95% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   1.75%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Leipsic, DE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Leipsic to the other 76 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Delaware by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 71 8th
Population Density1 # 69 11th
Diversity Index2 # 46 41st
Median Household Income # 61 21st
Per Capita Income # 68 12th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Delaware Census Data Comparison Tool.