hockessin Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 180 2.0 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,281 14.3 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,291 14.4 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,274 36.5 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,942 32.8 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,573 95.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 5,686 63.4 % 63.4 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 13,702 - -
19 years old and under 3,189 23.3 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 3,075 22.4 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 4,448 32.5 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,990 21.8 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,298 98.6 % 84.4 %
Spanish 128 1.1 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 37 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,377 26.0 % 33.6 %
Married 3,487 65.7 % 50.4 %
Separated 11 0.2 % 2.5 %
Divorced 429 8.1 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,930 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,865 98.7 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 65 1.3 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,421 89.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 127 2.6 % 5.9 %
3 to 4 Units 26 0.5 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 15 0.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 12 0.2 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 315 6.4 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 14 0.3 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 963 19.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,443 29.3 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 823 16.7 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 604 12.3 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 323 6.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 243 4.9 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,044 21.2 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,028 20.9 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 2,536 51.4 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 209 4.2 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 36 0.7 % 0.4 %
None 12 0.2 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 11,360 83.2 % 75.1 %
African-American 600 4.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 29 0.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 1,636 12.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 30 0.2 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 117,346 57,617
Median Family Income 132,419 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 54,144 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 79.54 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.57 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.66
    [CDD] 5.58

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.12 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com