StatisticHighland AcresDelawareNational
Population density (sq mi)2,54150491
Median age41.439.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%39%43%
Speak English92%87%79%
Speak Spanish1%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Highland Acres is 404% higher than Delaware
  • The median age in Highland Acres is 5% higher than Delaware
  • In Highland Acres 70.17% of the population is White
  • In Highland Acres 18.25% of the population is Black
  • In Highland Acres 3.82% of the population is Asian

Compare Highland Acres, DE Demographics


      Highland Acres population breakdown by race

      RaceHighland AcresDelawareNational
      American Indian0.71%0.37%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race6.20%2.76%3.06%
      Other race0.84%2.19%4.75%
      In Highland Acres, 1.9% 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

      Highland Acres age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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