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Cities & States

Wilmington
Population: 71,549
 
Dover
Population: 37,144
 
Newark
Population: 32,740
 
Bear
Population: 19,886
 
Middletown
Population: 19,744
 
Glasgow
Population: 14,640
 
Brookside
Population: 13,743
 
Hockessin
Population: 13,230
 
Smyrna
Population: 10,904
 
Pike Creek Valley
Population: 10,672
 

New Castle County
Population: 542,784
 
Sussex County
Population: 200,632
 
Kent County
Population: 165,030
 

Delaware

Employment Profile

By land size, Delaware is the second smallest state in the nation. But it makes up for it in might. Close to a million companies – including more than half of the corporations that comprise the Fortune 500 – are incorporated in Delaware, partly because of it pro-business population, but also because of its advanced and flexible corporation statutes, its well respected corporations court (The Court of Chancery), and its state legislature, which remains focused on keeping business laws fresh, according to the Delaware Department of State.

Based on 2013 statistics, the government sector employs the greatest percentage of workers in the state, followed by health care and social assistance; retail trade; finance and insurance; and professional and technical services, respectively. (Source: Merritt Research Services, LLC)

Total Population (2000, 2010, 2015*)


Based on 2000, 2010 and 2015* U.S. Census data
15.42% increase since 2000 census.
(* 2009-2015’ ACS 5-Year Estimates)

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