Claymont is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Claymont Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in New Castle County at latitude 39.8007 and longitude -75.4596. New Castle County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 75 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Claymont Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Claymont: Naamans Corner.Photos of the local Claymont, DE area
Also See: Claymont, DE ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||8,474|
|Population in Familes||6,472|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||7|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,767 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,072 (55.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,371 (36.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||324 ( 8.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$215,184|
|Average Home Value||$223,865|
|Median Household Income||$54,456|
|Average Household Income||$65,755|
|Per Capita Income||$26,700|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.36%|
|Per Capita Income||2.67%|
The table below compares Claymont 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.
|Total Population||# 12||86th|
|Population Density1||# 7||92nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 23||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 43||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 34||57th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Delaware Census Data Comparison Tool.