The numbers tell a story in Delaware County. It’s a compelling one.

The Delaware County Regional Planning Commission is an outstanding resource when it comes to demographic information about the county, including projections for future growth.Click here for a comprehensive look at the trends.


  • We are the 22nd fastest-growing county in the U.S., as measured by percentage of population growth in the 2010 U.S. Census.


  • 51 percent of our adult residents have bachelor’s degrees (or more). The U.S. average is 33 percent.


  • 96 percent of our adult residents are high-school graduates. The U.S. average is 88 percent.


  • The rate of home ownership in Delaware County is 81.6 percent. The U.S. average is 62.9 percent.