The typical Delawarean is taxed at a rate of 0.43% for property, a maximum of 6.60% for income and 0.00% for sales. Compared to the national averages Delaware earns a score of good 👍 for property taxes, poor 👎 for income taxes and good 👍 for combined local and state sales tax. Quick links to regions of Delaware with predicted increasing and decreasing valuations.
Review the Geographical, Political and Spiritual Attributes of Delaware
Delaware has approximately 952,698 residents. A common term for people in Delaware is "Muskrat". Within this population there are around 11,010 births and 9,005 deaths per year. Approximately 78.2% of this population speaks English exclusively. Conversely, 0.6% of this population has no verbal English skill. On average, real estate listings in Delaware are on the market for 90 days. The Market Health Index for Delaware is 0.59. New Castle is the wealthiest of all counties in Delaware. The least wealthy of all counties in Delaware is Kent.
Daily state facts: Weighing in with only three counties, Deleware is the second smallest state in the union.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Delaware employment in October 2023 was 509,284, unemployment was 21,420 or 4.2% of total jobs.