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Population (year 2000): 25,243. Estimated population in July 2005: 31,322 (+24.1% change)
Males: 12,061 (47.8%), Females: 13,182 (52.2%)

Delaware County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 31.6 years
Median household income: $46,030 (year 2000)
Median house value: $126,800 (year 2000)

Delaware, OH residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Delaware:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.2%)
  • Black (3.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (25.6%), Irish (11.8%), English (11.4%), United States (9.0%), Italian (4.7%), Scottish (2.7%).Ohio

Elevation: 880 feet

Land area: 15.0 square miles

Delaware,

For population 25 years and over in Delaware

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Delaware city

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

1.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +5,006 (+24.7%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: OH Columbus, (22.1 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (334.0 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: OH (9.7 miles Powell, OH (9.8 miles Ostrander, Hills, OH (10.5 miles Shawnee OH Waldo, (11.0 miles OH (11.2 miles Ashley, OH (13.2 miles Prospect, Springs, OH (13.6 miles Magnetic OH (13.9 miles Dublin,
Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 351 buildings, average cost: $132,200
  • 2000: 306 buildings, average cost: $139,000
  • 2001: 362 buildings, average cost: $159,700
  • 2002: 289 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2003: 486 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2004: 360 buildings, average cost: $166,900
  • 2005: 348 buildings, average cost: $181,400

Latitude: 40.30 N, Longitude: 83.07 W

Area code: 740

Delaware, Ohio business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (19.9%), Manufacturing (16.0%), Retail trade (11.5%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -132 (-0.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,805 (38.5%)

Crime in Delaware by Year

Type 2000 2001 2002 2003
Murders 2 0 2 0
    per 100,000 7.9 0.0 7.9 0.0
Rapes 18 17 41 32
    per 100,000 71.3 67.3 162.4 126.8
Robberies 10 7 13 16
    per 100,000 39.6 27.7 51.5 63.4
Assaults 10 16 31 17
    per 100,000 39.6 63.4 122.8 67.3
Burglaries 144 163 196 204
    per 100,000 570.5 645.7 776.5 808.1
Thefts 703 709 720 677
    per 100,000 2784.9 2808.7 2852.3 2681.9
Auto thefts 42 45 49 37
    per 100,000 166.4 178.3 194.1 146.6
220.9 219.7 296.9 258.8

Average climate in Delaware, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Delaware,

Delaware-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 44.8 miles away from the Delaware city center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1981, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 56 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Rutherford B. Hayes - (1822-1893), President of the United States.

Main business address for: GREIF INC (PAPERBOARD CONTAINERS & BOXES).


Hospital/medical center in Delaware:
  • GRADY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (561 W CENTRAL AVE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Delaware:
  • HARDING HOSP (about 15 miles; WORTHINGTON, OH)
  • ST ANNS HOSPITAL OF COLUMBUS (about 17 miles; WESTERVILLE, OH)
  • RIVERSIDE METHODIST HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; COLUMBUS, OH)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Delaware:
  • OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; COLUMBUS, OH; ID: OSU)
  • PORT COLUMBUS INTL (about 26 miles; COLUMBUS, OH; ID: CMH)
  • RICKENBACKER INTERNATIONAL (about 36 miles; COLUMBUS, OH; ID: LCK)
Other public-use airports nearest to Delaware:
  • DELAWARE MUNI (about 3 miles; DELAWARE, OH; ID: DLZ)
  • PACKER (about 13 miles; RADNOR, OH; ID: 5E9)
  • UNION COUNTY (about 21 miles; MARYSVILLE, OH; ID: MRT)

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 50 $202,968 $48,712 0 $0
Other Government Administration 15 $62,105 $49,684 8 $4,957
Streets and Highways 30 $89,412 $35,764 0 $0
Financial Administration 14 $46,025 $39,450 3 $2,595
Water Supply 19 $65,437 $41,328 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 3 $10,678 $42,712 6 $3,361
Airports 1 $3,649 $43,788 1 $1,273
Sewerage 20 $54,847 $32,908 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 10 $27,350 $32,820 1 $1,455
Judicial and Legal 38 $109,699 $34,641 0 $0
Firefighters 41 $179,493 $52,534 0 $0
Police - Other 10 $27,011 $32,413 2 $2,956
Totals for Government 251 $878,675 $42,008 21 $16,596
Colleges/Universities in Delaware:
  • OHIO WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 1,859; Location: 61 S SANDUSKY; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.owu.edu)
  • METHODIST THEOLOGICAL SCHOOL-OHIO (FT enrollment: 221; Location: 3081 COLUMBUS PIKE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.mtso.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • DELAWARE JOINT VOCATIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT (FT enrollment: 47; Location: 4565 COLUMBUS PKE; Public)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Delaware:
  • OTTERBEIN COLLEGE (about 17 miles; WESTERVILLE, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,226)
  • OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 21 miles; COLUMBUS, OH; FT enrollment: 42,666)
  • COLUMBUS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 24 miles; COLUMBUS, OH; FT enrollment: 10,583)
  • FRANKLIN UNIVERSITY (about 24 miles; COLUMBUS, OH; FT enrollment: 3,048)
  • CAPITAL UNIVERSITY (about 26 miles; COLUMBUS, OH; FT enrollment: 3,187)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 26 miles; COLUMBUS, OH; FT enrollment: 2,999)
  • DENISON UNIVERSITY (about 42 miles; GRANVILLE, OH; FT enrollment: 2,101)
Public high schools in Delaware:
  • RUTHERFORD B HAYES HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,275; Location: 289 EUCLID AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • BUCKEYE VALLEY LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 726; Location: 901 COOVER RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • WILLIAM K WILLIS (RJCF) (Students: 94; Location: 7990 DUBLIN RD; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • SCIOTO RIVER (SJCF) (Location: 5993 HOME RD; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • DELAWARE AREA CAREER CENTER SOUTH CAMPUS (Location: 4565 COLUMBUS PIKE; Grades: 11 - 12)
  • DELAWARE AREA CAREER CENTER NORTH CAMPUS (Location: 1685 BOWTOWN RD.; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Delaware:
  • DELAWARE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 312; Location: 45 BELLE AVE; Grades: KG - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Delaware:
  • JOHN C DEMPSEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 690; Location: 599 PENNSYLVANIA AVE; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • FRANK B WILLIS INTERMEDIATE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 671; Location: 74 W WILLIAM ST; Grades: 05 - 06)
  • BUCKEYE VALLEY LOCAL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 538; Location: 683 COOVER RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • ERVIN CARLISLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 417; Location: 746 ST RT 37 W; Grades: KG - 04)
  • ROBERT F SCHULTZ ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 405; Location: 499 APPLEGATE LN; Grades: PK - 04)
  • JAMES CONGER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 370; Location: 10 CHANNING ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • DAVID SMITH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 357; Location: 355 N LIBERTY ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • LAURA WOODWARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 313; Location: 200 S WASHINGTON ST; Grades: KG - 04)
  • TECHNOLOGY CENTER JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 621 PENNSYLVANIA AVE; Grades: N - N )
  • DELAWARE JVS (Location: 4565 COLUMBUS PIKE; Grades: N - N )
Private primary/middle school in Delaware:
  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 353; Location: 66 E WILLIAM ST; Grades: PK - 8)
Library in Delaware:
  • DELAWARE COUNTY DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,390,011; Location: 84 E. WINTER ST.; 150,380 books; 5,470 audio materials; 9,310 video materials; 406 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Delaware: Center 42 Industrial Park (A), Delaware Industrial Park (B), Hidden Valley Golf Course (C), Branch Rickey Arena (D), Smith Hall (E), University Hall (F), Slocum Hall (G), Sanborn Hall (H), Delaware City Hall (I), Delaware County Courthouse (J), Delaware County Cultural Arts Center (K), Delaware County Jail (L), Delaware County Law Library (M), Delaware County Library (N), Edgar Hall (O), Delwood Childrens Home (P), Edwards Gym (Q), Elliott Hall (R), Thomson Hall (S), Austin Hall (T).

Shopping Centers: Georgetowne Shopping Center (1), Buehlers Shopping Center (2), Troy Road Shopping Center (3), Delaware Shopping Center (4), Delaware Square Shopping Center (5).

Churches in Delaware include: Delaware Seventh Day Adventist Church (A), Asbury United Methodist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), First Church of God (D), First Presbyterian Church (E), Calvary Assembly of God Church (F), Saint Marks Evangelical Lutheran Church (G), Saint Mary Catholic Church (H).

Cemeteries: Wesoller Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Cemetery (2).

Reservoir: Greenwood Lake (A).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mill Run (A), Delaware Run (B), Sugar Run (C).

Parks in Delaware include: Sandusky Street Historic District (1), Selby Stadium (2), Mingo Park (3), Littick Field (4), Marvin Lane Park (5), Blue Limestone Park (6), Roy Rike Field (7), Oakhurst Park (8), Eastside Neighborhood Park (9).

Post office: (A).  


Delaware compared to Ohio state average:
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Delaware:
  • WDLR (1550 AM; 4 kW; DELAWARE, OH; Owner: THE FIFTEEN FIFTY CORPORATION)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOSU (820 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBNS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: RADIOHIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
Strongest FM radio stations in Delaware:
  • WODB (107.9 FM; DELAWARE, OH; Owner: FRANKLIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSLN (98.7 FM; DELAWARE, OH; Owner: OHIO WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WSNY (94.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: FRANKLIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W201AK (88.1 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOSU-FM (89.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBZX (99.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WBNS-FM (97.1 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: RADIO OHIO, INC.)
  • WXMG (98.9 FM; UPPER ARLINGTON, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WCOL-FM (92.3 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLVQ (96.3 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRVT (88.7 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WUFM (88.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: SPIRIT COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WEGE (103.9 FM; WESTERVILLE, OH; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WJZK (104.3 FM; RICHWOOD, OH; Owner: SCANTLAND BROADCASTING LTD)
  • WNCI (97.9 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFJX (105.7 FM; HILLIARD, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCBE (90.5 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: BD.OF EDUC.,CITY SCH.DIST.,COLUMBUS)
  • WCKX (107.5 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WMRN-FM (106.9 FM; MARION, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCVO (104.9 FM; GAHANNA, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN VOICE OF CENTRAL OHIO)
TV broadcast stations around Delaware:
  • WXCB-LP (Channel 42; DELAWARE, OH; Owner: CENTRAL OHIO ASSOCIATION OF CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS)
  • WOSU-TV (Channel 34; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBNS-TV (Channel 10; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WBNS-TV, INC.)
  • WCMH-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSYX (Channel 6; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WSYX LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTTE (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: COLUMBUS (WTTE-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCPX-LP (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WINJ-LP (Channel 8; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP OF CHURCHES)
  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • WCLL-LP (Channel 19; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: JONATHAN W. OWENS)
  • WDEM-LP (Channel 17; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: TRIPLETT & ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • W43BZ (Channel 43; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOCB-LP (Channel 39; MARION, OH; Owner: CENTRAL OHIO ASSOCIATION OF CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS)
  • W23BZ (Channel 23; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

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