Population density (sq mi)4,15950491
Median age38.439.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%39%43%
Speak English92%87%79%
Speak Spanish3%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Claymont is 725% higher than Delaware
  • The median age in Claymont is 3% lower than Delaware
  • In Claymont 63.30% of the population is White
  • In Claymont 28.54% of the population is Black
  • In Claymont 3.88% of the population is Asian

Compare Claymont, DE Demographics


      Claymont population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.54%0.37%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race1.96%2.76%3.06%
      Other race1.79%2.19%4.75%
      In Claymont, 3.5% 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

      Claymont age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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