Lewes 66 Below average
Lewes Livability #37 ranked city in Delaware#17,323 ranked city in the USARanks better than 40% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Lewes Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Lewes Cost of Living Cost of living is 25% higher than Delaware
14040% more expensive than the US average
11212% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Lewes cost of living
A Lewes Crime Total crime is 44% lower than Delaware
Total crime
1,49140% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6840% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-35%Year over year crime is down
Lewes crime
B+ Lewes Employment Household income is 9% higher than Delaware
Median household income
$66,58320% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$49,22265% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%63% lower than the US average
Lewes employment
F Lewes Housing Home value is 104% higher than Delaware
Median home value
$475,000157% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,18525% higher than the US average
Home ownership
76%20% higher than the US average
Lewes real estate or Lewes rentals
C+ Lewes Schools HS graduation rate is 8% higher than Delaware
High school grad. rates
92%11% higher than the US average
School test scores
51%4% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
13:117% lower than the US average
Lewes K-12 schools
D Lewes User Ratings There are a total of 9 ratings in Lewes
Overall user rating
54% 9 total ratings
User reviews rating
20% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
64% 8 total surveys
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      Lewes transportation information

      Average one way commute17min26min26min
      Workers who drive to work69.8%81.3%76.4%
      Workers who carpool4.5%8.2%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit2.8%2.9%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk6.4%2.1%2.8%
      Working from home16.5%4.3%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Lewes, DE data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).