Ellendale demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)95236891
Median age34.439.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%39%43%
Speak English84%87%79%
Speak Spanish13%7%13%
Ellendale, DE has a population of 421 and is the 20,590th largest city in the United States. The population density is 952 per sq mi which is 159% higher than the Delaware average and 951% higher than the national average. The median age in Ellendale is 34 which is approximately 13% lower than the Delaware average of 40. In Ellendale, 51% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 84% speak English and 13% speak Spanish. 67% of Ellendale residents were born in Delaware, 20% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 12% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Ellendale is 159% higher than Delaware.
  • The median age in Ellendale is 13% lower than Delaware.
  • In Ellendale 71.50% of the population is White.
  • In Ellendale 22.57% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Ellendale 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Ellendale population breakdown by race

Black or African American22.57%21.72%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.37%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race2.38%2.76%3.06%
Other race3.56%2.19%4.75%
In Ellendale, 16.6% 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 Ellendale, DE demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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