Zip Code 19709 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMiddletown
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Castle
Area Code302
Current Population:35107
Racial Majority:White 72.67%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$85145
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86390
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time33.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 49 ft.
Area85 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.49343600, -75.66527900

Zip Code 19709 Description

Zip Code 19709 is located in the state of Delaware in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19709 is primarily located in New Castle County. The official US Postal Service name for 19709 is MIDDLETOWN, Delaware. Portions of zip code 19709 are contained within or border the city limits of Middletown, DE, Odessa, DE, . Zip code 19709 is within area code 302 and area code 856. 19709 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19709 is 5.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19709 increased to 35107 from 19583 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19709 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19709 public schools is White. 13.6% of students in 19709 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 27490 72.67% 24934 +10%
 Black Or African American 7140 18.88% 6579 +9%
 Hispanic 1592 4.21% 1858 -14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.02% 47 -87%
 Asian 786 2.08% 941 -16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.03% 18 -39%
 Other Race 67 0.04% 67 -76%
 Two Or More Races 663 2.08% 663 +18%

Zip Code 19709 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62.6%
 Black Or African American 24.6%
 Hispanic 6.1%
 Asian 4.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 19709 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3510719583
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households11483
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$85145
Income Under $50K Per Year26.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year41.90%
19709 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Delaware District 1
Delaware District 1
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19709 Delaware State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
8S. Quinton JohnsonDemocrat
9Kevin HensleyRepublican
11Jeffrey SpiegelmanRepublican
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19709 Delaware State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
10Stephanie HansenDemocrat
12Nicole PooreDemocrat
14Bruce EnnisDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$299861
Average Real Estate Sale Price$262714
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63f - Delmarva Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 19709 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263341526165645745362944
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455465758387857967574665
Avg Precip (In.)3.242.573.83.484.093.674.013.333.893.453.333.3742.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type19709
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours