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Glasgow, Delaware - Basic Facts

The Glasgow Census Designated Place had a population of 14,827 as of July 1, 2018. Glasgow ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Delaware. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Glasgow is located at latitude 39.6048 and longitude -75.7452 in New Castle County. The formal boundaries for the Glasgow Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 9.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. New Castle County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 69 feet.

The Glasgow Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389845) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Delaware is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Glasgow Census Designated Place is located within Glasgow Division of New Castle County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Glasgow: Aikens Tavern, Aikentown.

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Glasgow, DE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,827
Population in Households 14,819
Population in Familes 12,649
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 1,494
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $88,636
Average Household Income $98,884
Per Capita Income $35,818


Total Housing Units 5,416 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,951 (73.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,348 (24.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 118 ( 2.2%)
Median Home Value $283,932
Average Home Value $298,037


Total Households 5,298
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 3,912
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.44% 0.22%
Households 0.4% 0.23%
Families 0.03% 0.06%
Median Household Income   0.96%
Per Capita Income   1.4%

Glasgow, DE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glasgow to the other 77 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Delaware by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 6 94th
Population Density # 34 57th
Diversity Index # 18 78th
Median Household Income # 9 90th
Per Capita Income # 20 75th

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