Official Zip Code NameWilmington
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code302
Current Population:38442
Racial Majority:White 78.40%
Public School Racial Majority:White 51.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.99%
Median Household Income$74240
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63179
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: New Castle
Elevation Range115 - 253 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.73274994, -75.66558075

Zip Code 19808 Description

Zip Code 19808 is located in the state of Delaware in the Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19808 is primarily located in New Castle County. The official US Postal Service name for 19808 is WILMINGTON, Delaware. Portions of zip code 19808 are contained within or border the city limits of Pike Creek, DE, Hockessin, DE, and North Star, DE. The area code for zip code 19808 is 302. 19808 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19808 is 4.99% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19808 decreased to 38442 from 39665 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19808 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19808 public schools is White. 35.2% of students in 19808 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 29241 76.3% 30146 -3%
 Black Or African American 1911 4.99% 2049 -7%
 Hispanic 4485 11.7% 3734 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 75 0.2% 48 +56%
 Asian 2044 5.33% 1869 +9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 32 0% 32 -100%
 Two Or More Races 564 1.48% 564 +1%

Zip Code 19808 Race/Ethnicity

 White 51.8%
 Black Or African American 15.3%
 Hispanic 24.7%
 Asian 6.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 19808 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3844239665
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households15548
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
35.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$74240
Income Under $50K Per Year28.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictDelaware 1
RepresentativeJohn Carney
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$233575
Average Real Estate Sale Price$227598
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.99%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.92%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.19%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64c - Piedmont Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 19808 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23253241516065645745362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)40435263738186847766554464
Avg Precip (In.)3.652.894.053.694.383.914.393.874.373.343.543.6145.69
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type19808
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours