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Household income NAT. AVG.
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IndexEllendaleDelawareNational
Income per capita$18,816$31,118$29,829
Median household income$55,268$61,017$55,322
Median income owner occupied$56,161$72,470$70,586
Median income renter occupied$47,083$38,152$35,192
Median earnings male$35,885$39,093$36,919
Median earnings female$26,471$30,154$26,250
Unemployment rate3.5%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level16.0%12.0%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ellendale is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Ellendale is equal to the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ellendale is 25% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ellendale is 6% higher than the national average

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      $36,841 $55,268 $110,536
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      $40,673 $61,017 $122,034
      State
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Ellendale median earnings by income bracket

      Ellendale employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry29.3%29.3%
      Manufacturing sector21.3%21.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services17.7%17.7%
      Public administration2.4%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.7%3.7%
      Education, health & social services8.5%8.5%
      Other17.1%17.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Slaughter Beach, DE302$76,25037.8%
      Houston, DE449$74,84435.3%
      Felton, DE1,191$64,03815.8%
      Greenwood, DE1,127$61,42711.0%
      Milton, DE2,993$59,9248.3%
      Ellendale, DE751$55,2680.1%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Hickman, CA751$74,06333.9%
      Dakota City, IA751$51,3647.2%
      Dighton, KS751$40,96226.0%
      Olympian Village, MO751$46,47716.0%
      Wauneta, NE751$43,54221.3%
      Ellendale, DE751$55,2680.1%
      Source: The Ellendale, DE employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).