StatisticDewey BeachDelawareNational
Population289973,764328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)87450491
Median age60.839.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1812%39%43%
Speak English95%87%79%
Speak Spanish0%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Dewey Beach is 73% higher than Delaware
  • The median age in Dewey Beach is 54% higher than Delaware
  • In Dewey Beach 99.65% of the population is White
  • In Dewey Beach 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Dewey Beach 0.35% of the population is Asian

Compare Dewey Beach, DE Demographics

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      Dewey Beach population breakdown by race

      RaceDewey BeachDelawareNational
      White99.65%69.22%73.35%
      Black0.00%21.72%12.63%
      Asian0.35%3.68%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.37%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%2.76%3.06%
      Other race0.00%2.19%4.75%
      In Dewey Beach, 4.2% 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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      Dewey Beach age breakdown

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