StatisticBladesDelawareNational
Population1,302973,764328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,34450491
Median age34.639.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%39%43%
Speak English79%87%79%
Speak Spanish15%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Blades is 365% higher than Delaware
  • The median age in Blades is 13% lower than Delaware
  • In Blades 63.29% of the population is White
  • In Blades 27.57% of the population is Black
  • In Blades 0.69% of the population is Asian

Compare Blades, DE Demographics

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      Blades population breakdown by race

      RaceBladesDelawareNational
      White63.29%69.22%73.35%
      Black27.57%21.72%12.63%
      Asian0.69%3.68%5.22%
      American Indian0.92%0.37%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race6.53%2.76%3.06%
      Other race1.00%2.19%4.75%
      In Blades, 15.1% 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.

      Household income distribution

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      Blades age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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