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Encyclopedia > Seaford, Delaware

Seaford is a city located in Sussex County, Delaware. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 6,699. It is the home of baseball player Delino DeShields. Sussex County is a county located in the southern part of the state of Delaware. ... 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Delino Lamont DeShields (born January 15, 1969 in Seaford, Delaware) is a former second baseman in Major League Baseball who played for the Montreal Expos (1990-93), Los Angeles Dodgers (1994-96), St. ...


Geography

Location of Seaford, Delaware

Seaford is located at 38°38'41" North, 75°36'58" West (38.644654, -75.616107)1. Adapted from Wikipedias DE county maps by Bumm13. ... Shortcut: {{GR|#}} {{Cite:GR|#}} The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9.1 km² (3.5 mi²). 9.0 km² (3.5 mi²) of it is land and 0.1 km² (0.04 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.14% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... This article is about the unit of measure. ...


Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 6,699 people, 2,629 households, and 1,664 families residing in the city. The population density is 743.2/km² (1,925.9/mi²). There are 2,809 housing units at an average density of 311.7/km² (807.5/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 64.04% White, 30.02% African American, 0.37% Native American, 1.49% Asian, 0.19% Pacific Islander, 1.72% from other races, and 2.16% from two or more races. 4.25% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... Shortcut: {{GR|#}} {{Cite:GR|#}} The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There are 2,629 households out of which 31.5% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 37.8% are married couples living together, 22.3% have a female householder with no husband present, and 36.7% are non-families. 32.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.4% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.36 and the average family size is 2.95. Marriage is a relationship and bond, most commonly between a man and a woman, that plays a key role in the definition of many families. ...


In the city the population is spread out with 25.6% under the age of 18, 9.4% from 18 to 24, 24.1% from 25 to 44, 18.9% from 45 to 64, and 22.0% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 77.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 69.8 males.


The median income for a household in the city is $28,402, and the median income for a family is $39,688. Males have a median income of $30,467 versus $23,490 for females. The per capita income for the city is $15,022. 27.6% of the population and 22.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 43.4% of those under the age of 18 and 13.2% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line. The per capita income for an area may be defined as the total personal income in an area, divided by the number of people in that area. ... The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


External links

  • Maps and aerial photos (http://kvaleberg.com/extensions/mapsources/index.php?params=38.644654_N_-75.616107_E_type:city_region:US)
    • Street map from MapQuest  (http://mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?latlongtype=decimal&latitude=38.644654&longitude=-75.616107&zoom=6) or Google Maps (http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=38.644654,-75.616107&spn=0.11,0.18)
    • Topographic map from TopoZone  (http://topozone.com/map.asp?lat=38.644654&lon=-75.616107&s=200&size=m&layer=DRG100&datum=nad83)
    • Aerial image or topographic map from TerraServer-USA (http://terraserver-usa.com/image.aspx?s=14&lon=-75.616107&lat=38.644654&w=2)
    • Satellite image from Google Maps (http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=38.644654,-75.616107&spn=0.11,0.18&t=k)

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