Lewes SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
7
Amenities
6
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

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Lewes, Delaware Info Snack

Population
2,961
Unemployment
1.3%
Poverty
5.8%
Median Home
$512,100
Median Income
$72,474
Median Rent
$882

1 Reviews & Comments About Lewes

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

07/16/2018

Lewes is a wonderful community that enjoys a terrific location and great citizenry that is highly engaged. Our residents have helped this community evolve. to what it is today.

As you may be aware Lewes was also recognized as the safest community in DE earlier this year.

Rankings for Lewes in Delaware

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Map Of Lewes, DE

Population over time in Lewes

Year Population % Change
2017 2,961 0.2%
2016 2,955 2.4%
2015 2,887 1.7%
2014 2,840 1.1%
2013 2,808 0.2%
2012 2,803 0.1%
2011 2,799 -0.7%
2010 2,819 -

Crime in Lewes Per 100k

Crime Lewes DE USA
Violent Crime 127.8 453.4 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.6 5.3
Robbery 0.0 112.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 95.8 300.5 248.9
Property Crime 2459.3 2440.6 2362.0
Burglary 415.2 412.7 430.4
Larceny 1980.2 1885.6 1694.0
Car Theft 63.9 142.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lewes

White
86.7% (2,567)
African American
7.1% (210)
American Indian
0.9% (27)
Asian
1.6% (48)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (18)
Hispanic
3.1% (91)
Race Lewes DE USA
White 86.7% 63.0% 61.5%
African American 7.1% 21.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 3.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 2.3% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.1% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Lewes, Delaware

Less than $10,000
5.1% (15,101)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.2% (12,436)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.1% (12,140)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (31,682)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (34,939)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (47,968)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (27,833)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.6% (49,152)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.9% (20,430)
$200,000 or more
15.0% (44,415)
Income Lewes DE USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 6.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.2% 3.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.1% 8.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 9.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 12.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 18.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 13.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.6% 15.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.9% 6.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 15.0% 6.0% 6.3%

Gender in Lewes

Female
55.8% (1,652)
Male
44.2% (1,308)
Gender Lewes DE USA
Female 55.8% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 44.2% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lewes for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.1% (61)
9-12th Grade
6.7% (198)
High School / GED
24.2% (717)
Some College
12.5% (371)
Associate's Degree
10.3% (306)
Bachelor's Degree
21.4% (632)
Master's Degree
13.2% (391)
Professional Degree
3.9% (115)
Doctorate Degree
5.6% (166)
Education Lewes DE USA
< 9th Grade 2.1% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.7% 7.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.2% 31.2% 27.3%
Some College 12.5% 19.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.3% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 21.4% 18.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 13.2% 9.3% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.9% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.6% 1.7% 1.4%

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