Delaware City, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 622 housing units in Delaware City. This represents a 5.5% decline from 658 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 622 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Delaware City is about 78.3%. Delaware City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.2%. Average household size is 2.54 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Delaware City were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom5.60%
Two Bedrooms17.20%
Three Bedrooms57.40%
Four Bedrooms15.30%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$99,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$96,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.58
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$392

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage5.40%
Home Equity Loan14%
Simple Mortgage49.10%
Debt Free30.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17%