Pike Creek is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Pike Creek Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in New Castle County at latitude 39.7309 and longitude -75.7041. New Castle County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 121 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Pike Creek Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Pike Creek, DE area
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|Population in Households||7,610|
|Population in Familes||6,343|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||312|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,244 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,733 (84.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||435 (13.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||76 ( 2.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$358,781|
|Average Home Value||$376,546|
|Median Household Income||$103,808|
|Average Household Income||$120,419|
|Per Capita Income||$47,299|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.65%|
|Per Capita Income||3.51%|
The table below compares Pike Creek 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||# 14||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 12||86th|
|Diversity Index2||# 51||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 5||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 10||88th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Delaware Census Data Comparison Tool.