Zip Code 19977 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSmyrna
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kent
Secondary County: New Castle
Area Code302
Current Population:22984
Racial Majority:White 63.71%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.8%
Median Household Income$50727
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60080
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 49 ft.
Area97 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.29255900, -75.54359600

Zip Code 19977 Description

Zip Code 19977 is located in the state of Delaware in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19977 is primarily located in Kent County. Portions of 19977 are also located in New Castle County. The official US Postal Service name for 19977 is SMYRNA, Delaware. Portions of zip code 19977 are contained within or border the city limits of Smyrna, DE, Clayton, DE, and Leipsic, DE. The area code for zip code 19977 is 302. 19977 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19977 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 19977 increased to 22984 from 13523 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19977 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19977 public schools is White. 31.4% of students in 19977 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15912 63.71% 14630 +9%
 Black Or African American 6924 27.72% 6414 +8%
 Hispanic 1132 4.53% 973 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 268 1.07% 72 +272%
 Asian 393 1.57% 354 +11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.03% 11 -36%
 Other Race 50 0.09% 50 -56%
 Two Or More Races 480 1.28% 480 -34%

Zip Code 19977 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.1%
 Black Or African American 30.1%
 Hispanic 6.5%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 19977 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2298413523
Male Population53.70%
Female Population46.30%
Total Households7421
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
31.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50727
Income Under $50K Per Year49.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.30%
19977 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Delaware District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$229121
Average Real Estate Sale Price$184793
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 19977 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442526166655846373045
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465565758387867968574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.582.834.093.444.173.744.043.914.213.373.273.4944.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Dover, DE
CBSA Type19977
CBSA Population161048
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours