Selbyville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)62950491
Median age38.039.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%39%43%
Speak English72%87%79%
Speak Spanish27%7%13%
Selbyville, DE has a population of 2,268 and is the 10,344th largest city in the United States. The population density is 629 per sq mi which is 25% higher than the Delaware average and 595% higher than the national average. The median age in Selbyville is 38 which is approximately 4% lower than the Delaware average of 40. In Selbyville, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 72% speak English and 27% speak Spanish. 28% of Selbyville residents were born in Delaware, 52% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 19% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Selbyville is 25% higher than Delaware.
  • The median age in Selbyville is 4% lower than Delaware.
  • In Selbyville 83.99% of the population is White.
  • In Selbyville 6.48% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Selbyville 0.35% of the population is Asian.

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Selbyville population breakdown by race

Black or African American6.48%21.72%12.63%
American Indian3.53%0.37%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race3.70%2.76%3.06%
Other race1.94%2.19%4.75%
In Selbyville, 29.4% 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 Selbyville, DE demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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