Seaford, DE

Seaford profile

Living in Seaford

Seaford is a somewhat small city located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 8,013 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Seaford is the tenth largest community in Delaware.

Seaford is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Seaford is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seaford who work in sales jobs (11.33%), management occupations (9.61%), and office and administrative support (9.30%).

Of important note, Seaford is also a city of artists. Seaford has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Seaford’s character.

As is often the case in a small city, Seaford doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The citizens of Seaford are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.77% of adults in Seaford have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Seaford in 2018 was $24,811, which is lower middle income relative to Delaware and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,244 for a family of four. However, Seaford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Seaford is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Seaford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seaford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Seaford also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.40% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Seaford include Irish, German, Haitian, English, and Italian.

Seaford also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 15.94%.

The most common language spoken in Seaford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.