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Sussex County, DE

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Sussex County, DE
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatGeorgetown, DE
  • Population197,145
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 936.0800
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 210.5998

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010197,145319 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010210.60541 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201812.3%718 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20189.3%825 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.8%1416 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,170.501227 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201630.3%910 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20169.601364 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201863.9%344 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20161679 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201512.2%2247 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201821.5%1182 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$551,878,000.00246 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)2017607 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201190.732105 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201981.0%695 of 1006
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20184405 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201111.841580 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2016$317,503.45287 of 654
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$58,834,456,000.0029 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20101.2%2413 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201234.1%993 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201819490 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-20181198 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2016-201746232 of 367
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20102,944378 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019267,665.38791 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$587,000,000.00234 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$7,588,000,000.00227 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$85,000,000.00510 of 2178
Population (County)2050373,000254 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$234,451.00547 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050186,000314 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205018,000412 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050308246 of 2780
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