Population density (sq mi)76850491
Median age41.039.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.6:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%39%43%
Speak English96%87%79%
Speak Spanish0%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Cheswold is 52% higher than Delaware
  • The median age in Cheswold is 4% higher than Delaware
  • In Cheswold 50.85% of the population is White
  • In Cheswold 37.31% of the population is Black
  • In Cheswold 1.69% of the population is Asian

Compare Cheswold, DE Demographics


      Cheswold population breakdown by race

      American Indian2.49%0.37%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race7.39%2.76%3.06%
      Other race0.27%2.19%4.75%
      In Cheswold, 4.5% 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Cheswold age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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