Zip Code 19702 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewark
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Castle
Area Code302
Current Population:51899
Racial Majority:White 50.19%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 46%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$72577
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64020
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range46 - 105 ft.
Area28 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.62330600, -75.72799700

Zip Code 19702 Description

Zip Code 19702 is located in the state of Delaware in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19702 is primarily located in New Castle County. The official US Postal Service name for 19702 is NEWARK, Delaware. Portions of zip code 19702 are contained within or border the city limits of Glasgow, DE, Bear, DE, Newark, DE, Brookside, DE, and Elkton, MD. The area code for zip code 19702 is 302. 19702 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19702 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19702 increased to 51899 from 44836 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19702 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19702 public schools is Black. 37.3% of students in 19702 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 26357 50.19% 26539 -1%
 Black Or African American 15496 29.51% 14440 +7%
 Hispanic 4939 9.4% 5032 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.06% 111 -74%
 Asian 4423 8.42% 4230 +5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 90 0.1% 90 -39%
 Two Or More Races 1451 2.32% 1451 -16%

Zip Code 19702 Race/Ethnicity

 White 30.8%
 Black Or African American 46%
 Hispanic 13.4%
 Asian 4.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.5%

Zip Code 19702 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population5189944836
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households19016
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72577
Income Under $50K Per Year28.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year31.00%
19702 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Delaware District 1
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19702 Delaware State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
5Kendra JohnsonDemocrat
18David BentzDemocrat
25John KowalkoDemocrat
26John ViolaDemocrat
27Earl Jaques Jr.Democrat
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19702 Delaware State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
9Jack WalshDemocrat
10Stephanie HansenDemocrat
11Bryan TownsendDemocrat
13David McBrideDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$211622
Average Real Estate Sale Price$199620
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 63f - Delmarva Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 19702 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24253341516066645745362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)41445465758387857867564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.462.763.983.514.313.884.363.834.183.323.363.5144.47
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type19702
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours