Zip Code 19958 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLewes
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sussex
Area Code302
Current Population:19650
Racial Majority:White 87.09%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$57515
Average Adjusted Gross Income$92970
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time23.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 23 ft.
Area47 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.73435700, -75.17058200

Zip Code 19958 Description

Zip Code 19958 is located in the state of Delaware in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 19958 is primarily located in Sussex County. The official US Postal Service name for 19958 is LEWES, Delaware. Portions of zip code 19958 are contained within or border the city limits of Lewes, DE, Rehoboth Beach, DE, . The area code for zip code 19958 is 302. 19958 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19958 is 4.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19958 increased to 19650 from 13949 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19958 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19958 public schools is White. 31.3% of students in 19958 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19025 87.09% 17290 +10%
 Black Or African American 799 3.66% 990 -19%
 Hispanic 1018 4.66% 622 +64%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 0.43% 109 -15%
 Asian 568 2.6% 262 +117%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0% 4 -75%
 Other Race 45 0% 45 -98%
 Two Or More Races 328 1.55% 328 +3%

Zip Code 19958 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.9%
 Black Or African American 13.6%
 Hispanic 10%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 19958 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1965013949
Male Population47.20%
Female Population52.80%
Total Households9156
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
31.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$57515
Income Under $50K Per Year43.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.20%
19958 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Delaware District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$400260
Average Real Estate Sale Price$385000
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63d - Virginian Barrier Islands and Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 19958 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28293644546368676149413248
Avg Max Temp (°F)44475464738186847968594966
Avg Precip (In.)43.24.453.533.893.194.15.243.713.393.33.6545.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seaford, DE
CBSA Type19958
CBSA Population198469
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 19958
Cape Henlopen High SchoolSussex
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 19958
Beacon Middle SchoolSussex
Mariner Middle SchoolSussex