Ellendale, DE 19941 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 19941: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ellendale, DE 19941

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 47
  • Single Family Addresses: 932
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Sussex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.778, Longitude -75.367
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Ellendale, DE 19941 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,634
Daytime Population: Workers 181
Daytime Population: Residents 1,290
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,471
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.56
Population in Households 2,613
Population in Familes 2,167
Population in Group Qrtrs 21
Population Density2 100
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $47,260
Average Household Income $61,308
Per Capita Income $22,009


Total Housing Units 1,056 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 702 (66.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 235 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 119 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $190,506
Average Home Value $236,218


Total Households 937
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 693
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 1.62% 1.72%
Households 1.59% 1.69%
Families 1.55% 1.67%
Median Household Income   4.37%
Per Capita Income   2.84%

Ellendale, DE 19941 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19941 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 # 49 26th
Population Density # 64 3rd
Diversity Index # 12 83rd
Median Household Income # 60 9th
Per Capita Income # 60 9th

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