Businesses in Laurel, Delaware


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 19%
 Industry: 12.5%
 Home Services: 11.1%
 Automotive: 8.1%
 Medical: 6.7%
 Professional Services: 6.1%
 Food: 5.6%
 Religion: 5.4%
 Other: 25.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts1124.6 years3.72.7
Car repair2729.2 years4.06.6
Gas stations1020.9 years3.82.4
New car dealers1428.4 years3.33.4
Used car dealers829.6 years3.22.0
Beauty salons1521.2 years4.73.7
Hairdressers1625.2 years4.43.9
Public administration1150.7 years3.52.7
Atm's983.3 years5.02.2
Banks1164.4 years4.62.7
Finance other1165.7 years5.02.7
Loan companies1636.1 years4.03.9
Convenience stores1141.1 years3.12.7
Fruits and vegetables830.9 years4.12.0
Grocery stores and supermarkets3329.8 years4.28.1
Electrical installation1134.6 years4.72.7
General contractors5825.2 years3.714.2
Moving companies915 years3.32.2
Other construction2926.8 years4.27.1
Painting and paint contractors85.02.0
Plumbing installation and repair928.2 years4.12.2
Real estate1125.3 years3.52.7
Construction of buildings3126.8 years4.67.6
Freight/commercial transport1016.5 years3.32.4
Manufacture of minerals and metals834.1 years2.0
Other membership organizations931 years4.42.2
Tractors and farm equipment1936.6 years4.44.6
Wholesale of construction supplies924.3 years3.62.2
Wholesale of machinery1129 years4.42.7
Health and medical5522.5 years4.613.5
Physicians and surgeons1623.8 years1.03.9
Accountants933.7 years4.72.2
Scientific and technical services1019.6 years4.02.4
Churches4834.8 years4.511.7
Clothing stores84.12.0
Electronics stores82.0
Furniture stores935.4 years4.62.2
Gifts, cards and party supplies827.7 years4.82.0
Hardware stores1329.9 years4.13.2
Household appliances and goods1236.8 years4.02.9
Shopping other2226.2 years4.25.4
Public parks94.52.2
Area of Laurel, Delaware1.737 sq mi
Male Population1,904 (46.6%)
Female Population2,185 (53.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +58.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +39%
Median Age30.4
Male Median Age30.3
Female Median Age30.4
Area Codes302
Local TimeFriday 1:12 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng38.5565° / -75.57131°
Zip Codes19956

Laurel, Delaware - Map

Laurel, Delaware Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,487 / mi²1,685 / mi²1,693 / mi²2,353 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Laurel, Delaware Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 39% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Laurel, Delaware+58.2%+39.7%+39%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Laurel, Delaware Median Age

Median Age: 30.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Laurel, Delaware30.4 years30.4 years30.3 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)

Laurel, Delaware Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5249205454
85 Plus194161
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Laurel, Delaware Population Density

Population Density: 2,353 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Laurel, Delaware4,0891.737 sq mi2,353 / 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

Laurel, Delaware Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 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 Laurel, Delaware

 Inexpensive: 57.1%
 Moderate: 36.4%
 Expensive: 6.5%

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

Laurel, Delaware CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Laurel, Delaware68,477 t16.7 t39,412 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

Laurel, Delaware CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)68,477 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.7 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 PM4.172.2 km9,870 m9km ENE of Dover,

Laurel, Delaware

Laurel is a town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. The population was 3,708 at the 2010 census. Laurel is part of the Salisbury, Maryland-Delaware Metropolitan Statistical Area. It once hosted the Laurel Blue Hens of the Eastern Shore Baseba..  ︎  Laurel, Delaware Wikipedia Page

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