Town of Elsmere News

Median business size in New Castle County in 2016: less than 5 employees

Median-sized businesses in New Castle County zip codes in 2016 have less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

1,935 businesses in New Castle County had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 1,935 businesses with addresses in New Castle County zip codes that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

84 businesses in New Castle County had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016

There were 84 businesses with addresses in New Castle County zip codes that had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

1,494 businesses in New Castle County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 1,494 businesses with addresses in New Castle County zip codes that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

50 businesses in New Castle County had more than 500 employees in 2016

There were 50 businesses with addresses in New Castle County zip codes that had more than 500 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

309 businesses in New Castle County had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There were 309 businesses with addresses in New Castle County zip codes that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

530 businesses in New Castle County had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were 530 businesses with addresses in New Castle County zip codes that had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

2,641 businesses in New Castle County had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 2,641 businesses with addresses in New Castle County zip codes that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

8,959 businesses in New Castle County had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were 8,959 businesses with addresses in New Castle County zip codes that had fewer than five employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Elsmere in 2017

Of the 6,097 people living in Elsmere in 2017, 52.3 percent (3,190) were women and 47.7 percent (2,907) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Delaware Business Daily

32.2% unemployed in Elsmere in 2017

32.2 percent of Elsmere residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 81.71% of people in Elsmere were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 6,097 citizens living in Elsmere in 2017, 4,982 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Delaware Business Daily.

Elsmere ranked 42nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Elsmere ranked 42nd among cities in Delaware by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

25.1 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Elsmere, Delaware

25.1 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Elsmere, Delaware in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau reports Elsmere population was 6,097 in 2017

Elsmere, Delaware had a population of 6,097 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Delaware Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 1.1% of people in Elsmere identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 6,097 citizens living in Elsmere in 2017, 98.9% said they were only one race while 1.1% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Delaware Business Daily.

17.9% of households in Elsmere received food stamps in 2017

Elsmere ranked 27th in Delaware for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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