Frederica, DE 19946 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 19946: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Frederica, DE 19946

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 57
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,334
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 233
  • County: Kent County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.015, Longitude -75.48
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Frederica, DE 19946 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,864
Daytime Population: Workers 409
Daytime Population: Residents 2,500
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,909
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.60
Population in Households 4,860
Population in Familes 4,039
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 242
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $60,995
Average Household Income $75,013
Per Capita Income $28,210


Total Housing Units 2,112 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,424 (67.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 404 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 284 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $184,909
Average Home Value $218,926


Total Households 1,828
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 1,290
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 1.34% 3.18%
Households 1.1% 2.97%
Families 0.96% 2.88%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   2.75%

Frederica, DE 19946 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19946 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 # 44 34th
Population Density # 43 35th
Diversity Index # 19 72nd
Median Household Income # 34 49th
Per Capita Income # 33 51st

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