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Beach resort town

Dewey Beach is a town in Sussex County, in the Seaford metro area.

The latitude of Dewey Beach is 38.692N. The longitude is -75.075W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 7 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 301.


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Median household income
Local
$79,471
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Dewey Beach demographic reports
Dewey Beach is on Rehoboth Bay.
Incorporated in 1981
Local festivals include:
  • PopFest - May 4-5, 2007
  • Americana Music Fest - Oct. 19-20, 2007
  • Dewey Beach Music Conference - Sept. 27-30, 2007
  • Sea Witch & Fiddlers Festival - Oct. 26-28, 2007
Dates often change. Check Dewey Beach web sites and events links in the sections below.

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21% of Dewey Beach residents report German ancestry, and 20% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dewey Beach ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dewey Beach was $51,958, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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48% of Dewey Beach residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Dewey Beach, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $575.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,200.


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Sussex County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dewey Beach political report.

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The average commute time for Dewey Beach workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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