Zip Code 19943 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFelton
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kent
Area Code302
Current Population:11425
Racial Majority:White 74.49%
Public School Racial Majority:White 67.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.8%
Median Household Income$53168
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54180
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range20 - 72 ft.
Area65 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.00771000, -75.61202500

Zip Code 19943 Description

Zip Code 19943 is located in the state of Delaware in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19943 is primarily located in Kent County. The official US Postal Service name for 19943 is FELTON, Delaware. Portions of zip code 19943 are contained within or border the city limits of Riverview, DE, Felton, DE, Woodside East, DE, and Woodside, DE. The area code for zip code 19943 is 302. 19943 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19943 is 6.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% 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 19943 increased to 11425 from 9715 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19943 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19943 public schools is White. 43.6% of students in 19943 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9182 74.49% 8929 +3%
 Black Or African American 2265 18.37% 1579 +43%
 Hispanic 401 3.25% 423 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.32% 54 -26%
 Asian 64 0.52% 99 -35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 25 0.22% 25 +8%
 Two Or More Races 315 2.82% 315 +10%

Zip Code 19943 Race/Ethnicity

 White 67.5%
 Black Or African American 22.6%
 Hispanic 5.9%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 19943 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population114259715
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households4397
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$53168
Income Under $50K Per Year45.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
19943 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Delaware District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$214962
Average Real Estate Sale Price$142400
Current Unemployment Level 6.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.6%
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 19943 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442526266655846383045
Avg Max Temp (°F)43465566758388867969584866
Avg Precip (In.)3.93.034.333.444.153.523.94.374.23.383.253.5145
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Dover, DE
CBSA Type19943
CBSA Population161048
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours