Selbyville, DE 19975 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 19975: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Selbyville, DE 19975

Not Acceptable, USPS
Fenwick Island, DE 19975
West Fenwick, DE 19975

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Sussex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.466, Longitude -75.15
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 387
  • PO Box Addresses: 492
  • Residential Addresses: 5,783
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 116
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,667

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Selbyville, DE 19975 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,140
Daytime Population: Workers 4,701
Daytime Population: Residents 4,962
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,663
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 9,140
Population in Familes 7,193
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 406
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $55,239
Average Household Income $74,820
Per Capita Income $32,621


Total Housing Units 7,394 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,163 (42.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 822 (11.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,409 (46.1%)
Median Home Value $339,193
Average Home Value $393,266


Total Households 3,985
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 2,659
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 2.01% 1.77%
Households 2.0% 1.76%
Families 1.94% 1.71%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   2.47%

Selbyville, DE 19975 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19975 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 # 36 46th
Population Density # 35 48th
Diversity Index # 28 58th
Median Household Income # 44 34th
Per Capita Income # 25 63rd

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