Bethany Beach demographics profile

StatisticBethany BeachDelawareNational
Population871934,695318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)75736891
Median age66.539.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)82%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 189%39%43%
Speak English95%87%79%
Speak Spanish0%7%13%
Bethany Beach, DE has a population of 871 and is the 16,019th largest city in the United States. The population density is 757 per sq mi which is 105% higher than the Delaware average and 735% higher than the national average. The median age in Bethany Beach is 67 which is approximately 68% higher than the Delaware average of 40. In Bethany Beach, 82% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 95% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 11% of Bethany Beach residents were born in Delaware, 80% were born out of state, 4% were born outside of the United States and 5% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Bethany Beach is 105% higher than Delaware.
  • The median age in Bethany Beach is 68% higher than Delaware.
  • In Bethany Beach 97.01% of the population is White.
  • In Bethany Beach 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Bethany Beach 2.41% of the population is Asian.

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Bethany Beach population breakdown by race

RaceBethany BeachDelawareNational
White97.01%69.22%73.35%
Black or African American0.00%21.72%12.63%
Asian2.41%3.68%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.37%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race0.23%2.76%3.06%
Other race0.34%2.19%4.75%
In Bethany Beach, 2.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Bethany Beach, DE demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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