Population density (sq mi)1,85050491
Median age36.039.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%39%43%
Speak English91%87%79%
Speak Spanish4%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Smyrna is 267% higher than Delaware
  • The median age in Smyrna is 9% lower than Delaware
  • In Smyrna 67.67% of the population is White
  • In Smyrna 27.64% of the population is Black
  • In Smyrna 0.95% of the population is Asian

Compare Smyrna, DE Demographics


      Smyrna population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.74%0.37%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.08%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race2.48%2.76%3.06%
      Other race0.43%2.19%4.75%
      In Smyrna, 3.7% 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

      Smyrna age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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