Zip Code 19971 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRehoboth Beach
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sussex
Area Code302
Alternate Zip Code NamesREHOBOTH BEACH
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesDEWEY BCH
REHOBOTH
Current Population:12385
Racial Majority:White 86.33%
Public School Racial Majority:White 76.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$60218
Average Adjusted Gross Income$111800
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 20 ft.
Area18 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.71026400, -75.10510200

Zip Code 19971 Description

Zip Code 19971 is located in the state of Delaware in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 19971 is primarily located in Sussex County. The official US Postal Service name for 19971 is , Delaware. Portions of zip code 19971 are contained within or border the city limits of Rehoboth Beach, DE, Dewey Beach, DE, and Henlopen Acres, DE. The area code for zip code 19971 is 302. 19971 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19971 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 19971 increased to 12385 from 10085 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19971 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19971 public schools is White. 37% of students in 19971 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10244 86.33% 10921 -6%
 Black Or African American 433 3.65% 572 -24%
 Hispanic 564 4.75% 570 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.19% 22 +0%
 Asian 319 2.69% 173 +84%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 17 1.31% 17 +812%
 Two Or More Races 107 1.09% 107 +21%

Zip Code 19971 Race/Ethnicity

 White 76.8%
 Black Or African American 8.8%
 Hispanic 9.1%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 19971 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1238510085
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households6192
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
37%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$60218
Income Under $50K Per Year41.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.60%
19971 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Delaware District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$750584
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1012500
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
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 19971 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28293644546268676149413247
Avg Max Temp (°F)44475464738186847968594966
Avg Precip (In.)43.214.453.523.893.214.095.243.73.383.33.6245.61
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seaford, DE
CBSA Type19971
CBSA Population198469
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 19971
Cape Henlopen High SchoolSussex
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 19971
Beacon Middle SchoolSussex
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 19971
Rehoboth Elementary SchoolSussex
Shields Elementary SchoolSussex