Newark, DE 19717 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 19717: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Newark, DE 19717

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 4
  • Single Family Addresses: 46
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: New Castle County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.714, Longitude -75.74
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Newark, DE 19717 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,076
Daytime Population: Workers 19
Daytime Population: Residents 2,086
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,105
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 441
Population in Familes 123
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,635
Population Density2 22,684
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $76,840
Average Household Income $96,069
Per Capita Income $16,967


Total Housing Units 65 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 49 (75.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2 ( 3.1%)
Median Home Value $295,000
Average Home Value $313,776


Total Households 63
Average Household Size 7.0
Family Households 40
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.22% 0.3%
Households 0.0% -0.32%
Families -0.34% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.57%
Per Capita Income   -0.12%

Newark, DE 19717 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19717 to the other 65 ZIP Codes in Delaware by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 47 29th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 47 29th
Median Household Income # 15 78th
Per Capita Income # 62 6th

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