Harrington demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,35536891
Median age28.439.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%39%43%
Speak English91%87%79%
Speak Spanish7%7%13%
Harrington, DE has a population of 3,688 and is the 7,805th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,355 per sq mi which is 268% higher than the Delaware average and 1395% higher than the national average. The median age in Harrington is 28 which is approximately 28% lower than the Delaware average of 40. In Harrington, 51% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 7% speak Spanish. 59% of Harrington residents were born in Delaware, 41% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Harrington is 268% higher than Delaware.
  • The median age in Harrington is 28% lower than Delaware.
  • In Harrington 58.32% of the population is White.
  • In Harrington 35.25% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Harrington 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Harrington population breakdown by race

Black or African American35.25%21.72%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.37%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race6.43%2.76%3.06%
Other race0.00%2.19%4.75%
In Harrington, 1.4% 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 Harrington, DE demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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