Delaware Population By County in 2018

Updated on November 12, 2020.

According to the US Census Bureau population estimates, there were 965,479 people living in Delaware in 2018. New Castle was the most populated county with 557,550 residents, followed by Sussex with 229,389 residents, and Kent with 178,540 residents. Kent with a population of 178,540 was the least populated county in Delaware in 2018.

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Delaware Population By County (2018)
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Table of Delaware Population By County in 2018
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County Population % of State Population
Kent 178,540 18.49%
New Castle 557,550 57.75%
Sussex 229,389 23.76%