In 2017, Lewes, DE had a population of 2.96k people with a median age of 67.1 and a median household income of $72,474. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lewes, DE grew from 2,955 to 2,961, a 0.203% increase and its median household income grew from $66,583 to $72,474, a 8.85% increase.
The population of Lewes, DE is 86.7% White Alone, 7.09% Black or African American Alone, and 3.07% Hispanic or Latino. 2.97% of the people in Lewes, DE speak a non-English language, and 98.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lewes, DE are Margaret H Rollins School of Nursing at Beebe Medical Center (20 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Lewes, DE is $512,100, and the homeownership rate is 81.3%. Most people in Lewes, DE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Lewes, DE is 2 cars per household.