Businesses in Bethany Beach, Delaware


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 22.6%
 Restaurants: 17.5%
 Home Services: 13.5%
 Food: 8.1%
 Industry: 6.4%
 Professional Services: 6.4%
 Hotels & Travel: 5.6%
 Other: 19.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons517.5 years4.5
Hairdressers616.7 years4.15.3
Public administration851.4 years4.87.1
Art galleries64.75.3
Finance other54.5
Loan companies931.7 years5.08.0
Bakeries1234.8 years4.510.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets1140.5 years4.59.8
Ice cream and yogurt shops723.1 years4.36.2
Apartments1038.7 years4.88.9
Commercial real estate928.8 years5.08.0
General contractors2127.4 years4.118.7
Real estate8934.9 years4.679.3
Holiday homes, cabins and resorts1429.6 years4.512.5
Hotels and motels1023.9 years4.48.9
Other accommodation1621.2 years4.414.3
Construction of buildings1050.4 years4.78.9
Other membership organizations54.54.5
Health and medical124.310.7
Physicians and surgeons65.05.3
Corporate management55.04.5
Lawyers legal65.05.3
Scientific and technical services619.9 years5.05.3
Churches826.6 years4.67.1
American restaurants1420.5 years4.312.5
Cafes1123.9 years4.49.8
Pizza836.8 years4.07.1
Sandwich shops728.5 years4.26.2
Seafood restaurants1019.4 years4.38.9
Bicycles729 years4.46.2
Clothing stores2324.7 years4.420.5
Gifts, cards and party supplies2125.3 years4.318.7
Jewelers and watches826 years4.17.1
Shopping other1734.3 years4.415.2
Sporting goods1431 years4.312.5
Women's clothing933.1 years4.78.0
Public parks74.66.2
Area of Bethany Beach, Delaware1.166 sq mi
Male Population517 (46.1%)
Female Population605 (53.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +55.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +39.2%
Median Age64.4
Male Median Age64.4
Female Median Age64.4
Area Codes302
NeighborhoodsBethany Beach
Local TimeWednesday 9:39 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng38.53956° / -75.05518°
Zip Codes19930

Bethany Beach, Delaware - Map

Bethany Beach, Delaware Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density618.4 / mi²703.3 / mi²691.3 / mi²962.3 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bethany Beach, Delaware Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 39.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Bethany Beach, Delaware+55.6%+36.8%+39.2%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bethany Beach, Delaware Median Age

Median Age: 64.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Bethany Beach, Delaware64.4 years64.4 years64.4 years
Delaware38.9 years40.3 years37.5 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bethany Beach, Delaware Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 57614
85 Plus183352
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bethany Beach, Delaware Population Density

Population Density: 962.3 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Bethany Beach, Delaware1,1221.166 sq mi962.3 / mi²
Delaware955,5822,488.7 sq mi384.0 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bethany Beach, Delaware Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Bethany Beach, Delaware

 Moderate: 53.8%
 Inexpensive: 33%
 Expensive: 11.3%
 Very Expensive: 1.9%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Bethany Beach, Delaware CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Bethany Beach, Delaware17,636 t15.7 t15,126 t/mi²
Delaware14,121,836 t14.8 t5,674 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Bethany Beach, Delaware CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)17,636 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
11/30/171:47 PM4.180.1 km9,870 m9km ENE of Dover,

Bethany Beach, Delaware

Bethany Beach is an incorporated town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. According to the 2010 Census Bureau figures, the population of the town is 1,060; however, during the summer months some 15,000 more populate the town as vacationers. It..  ︎  Bethany Beach, Delaware Wikipedia Page

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