Zip Code 19960 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLincoln
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sussex
Area Code302
Current Population:6295
Racial Majority:White 55.77%
Public School Racial Majority:White 48.3%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$45930
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46210
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range16 - 49 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.85263200, -75.42216100

Zip Code 19960 Description

Zip Code 19960 is located in the state of Delaware in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 19960 is primarily located in Sussex County. The official US Postal Service name for 19960 is LINCOLN, Delaware. Portions of zip code 19960 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 19960 is 302. 19960 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19960 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19960 increased to 6295 from 4808 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19960 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19960 public schools is White. 53.3% of students in 19960 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4111 55.77% 3700 +11%
 Black Or African American 2064 28% 1540 +34%
 Hispanic 1108 15.03% 878 +26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 20 -100%
 Asian 19 0.26% 21 -10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 4 0.38% 4 +600%
 Two Or More Races 130 0.57% 130 -68%

Zip Code 19960 Race/Ethnicity

 White 48.3%
 Black Or African American 26.1%
 Hispanic 21.3%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 19960 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population62954808
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households2213
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
53.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45930
Income Under $50K Per Year53.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.60%
19960 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Delaware District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$207032
Average Real Estate Sale Price$200627
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
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 19960 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25263442526266655746373045
Avg Max Temp (°F)43465565748287857968584866
Avg Precip (In.)4.043.144.493.484.033.353.754.64.093.473.33.5745.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seaford, DE
CBSA Type19960
CBSA Population198469
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 19960
Cape Henlopen High SchoolSussex
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 19960
Mariner Middle SchoolSussex