ZIP Code 19947 - Georgetown Delaware

ZIP Code 19947 is located in Georgetown Delaware. Portions of 19947 are also in Millsboro. 19947 is entirely within Sussex County. Regionally, 19947 is located in the DELMARVA Region.

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ZIP Code 19947 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameGeorgetown
Primary CountySussex County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)19,513
Area Code(s)302
Current Time

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19947 Demographics

19947 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Delaware based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 19947 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 19947 is White. The current unemployment level in 19947 is 3.7%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density164 People per Square Mile
Total Households5,573
Percentage High Income Households1.0%
Median Household Income (2021)$57,894
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$408,970
Current Unemployment Rate (July 2024)3.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 60.52%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 42.09%

19947 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American740.31%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

19947 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American450.67%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander60.09%

19947 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College6216.36%
Bachelor Degree1,08311.09%
High School Diploma4,45445.6%
No High School Diploma1321.35%
GED or Alternate5275.4%
1 or More Years of College1,61616.55%
Associates Degree7667.84%
Masters Degree4034.13%
Professional Degree1181.21%
Doctorate Degree470.48%

19947 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 19947
RegionDELMARVA Region
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaSalisbury, MD-DE
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area119 Square Miles

19947 Politics

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19947 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion63f - Delmarva Uplands

19947 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442526166645846373045
Avg Max Temp (°F)44465565748287857968584866
Avg Precip (In.)3.973.164.53.433.893.343.745.283.963.43.253.4445.36

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