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Delaware Cities by Population

Below are the 79 Delaware cities sorted by population from largest to smallest. The population data are from the 2021 American Community Survey. You can copy and paste this list directly into your favorite spreadsheet program. Don't you just adore lovely numbers listed nicely in columns & rows? We do!

Rank City Population
1 Wilmington 70,926
2 Dover 38,940
3 Newark 31,393
4 Middletown 23,001
5 Bear 21,625
6 Glasgow 15,342
7 Brookside 14,202
8 Hockessin 13,464
9 Smyrna 12,619
10 Pike Creek Valley 11,718
11 Milford 11,249
12 Claymont 9,508
13 Wilmington Manor 8,212
14 North Star 8,009
15 Seaford 7,852
16 Pike Creek 7,398
17 Georgetown 7,079
18 Edgemoor 6,681
19 Millsboro 6,542
20 Elsmere 6,167
21 New Castle 5,482
22 Highland Acres 3,910
23 Laurel 3,886
24 Clayton 3,845
25 Camden 3,786
26 Rising Sun-Lebanon 3,772
27 Harrington 3,730
28 Lewes 3,257
29 Milton 3,224
30 Dover Base Housing 3,135
31 Long Neck 3,022
32 Selbyville 2,806
33 Greenville 2,763
34 Townsend 2,671
35 Ocean View 2,556
36 Bridgeville 2,499
37 Delmar 2,241
38 Riverview 2,091
39 Delaware City 1,885
40 Woodside East 1,867
41 Millville 1,790
42 Kent Acres 1,756
43 Cheswold 1,705
44 Wyoming 1,636
45 Rodney Village 1,472
46 Greenwood 1,459
47 Rehoboth Beach 1,392
48 Bellefonte 1,294
49 Newport 1,224
50 St. Georges 1,197
51 Felton 1,144
52 Frankford 1,088
53 Dagsboro 1,087
54 Bethany Beach 936
55 Frederica 910
56 Blades 857
57 Ellendale 771
58 Lincoln 758
59 Arden 551
60 South Bethany 475
61 Houston 473
62 Kenton 438
63 Fenwick Island 408
64 Slaughter Beach 384
65 Magnolia 350
66 Bethel 348
67 Dewey Beach 347
68 Odessa 341
69 Bowers 307
70 Little Creek 248
71 Ardencroft 236
72 Ardentown 228
73 Farmington 209
74 Woodside 200
75 Henlopen Acres 170
76 Hartly 163
77 Leipsic 125
78 Viola 116
79 Port Penn 57
  • United States Census Bureau. B01001 SEX BY AGE, 2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey Office. Web. 8 December 2022. http://www.census.gov/.

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