Delaware


Newspapers

2004 Daily 2
Weekly 19
Total 21
2019 Daily 2
Weekly 12
Total 14
33% decrease between 2004 and 2019
Source UNC Database

Newspaper Circulation

2004 Daily 130,000
Weekly 350,000
Total 480,000
2019 Daily 77,000
Weekly 130,000
Total 210,000
57% decrease between 2004 and 2019
Source UNC Database

Population

Total Population
960,000  
Adult Population
760,000
Population Rank
45th out of 50 
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Demographics

Median Age
41
Age Rank
7th oldest state of 50 (tied with Pennsylvania)  
Residents With Bachelor's Degree or Higher
31% 
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Economics

Median Income
$61,000 (compared with $55,000 for U.S.) 
Poverty Rate
11% (compared with 13% in U.S.) 
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Filling the Void (Online News Organizations)

3 online news organizations cover Delaware, according to the LION database 
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National Politics

2016 Presidential Election Results
Clinton, 53%; Trump, 42% 
Senators
2 Democrats  
Representatives
1 Democrat
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State Politics

2016 Voter Turnout
65% 
State Senators
9 Republicans, 12 Democrats  
State Representatives
15 Republicans, 26 Democrats 
Gov. John Carney (D) ends his term Jan. 2021 
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