Sussex County

  1. Sussex County Legal Resources
  2. Sussex County Statistics
  3. Sussex County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Sussex County Employment Information
  5. Sussex County Family Information
  6. Sussex County Education Information
  7. Sussex County Business Information
  8. Sussex County Public Benefits Information
  9. Sussex County Criminal Information
  10. Sussex County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Sussex County Cities
  12. Sussex County Zip Codes


Sussex County Legal Resources

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Sussex County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 156,638
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 2,269 / 1,961 / 17
  • Land Area (2000): 2,428.313 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 668.396 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 284,000.000 acres (1,149.064 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 1,312
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 54.60%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 10.70%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $212,839,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 473,000,000 / 29,000,000 / 13,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 11.40%
  • Physicians (2004): 376
  • Community Hospitals (Beds) (2004): 2 (437)
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 37,256
  • Federal Spending (2004): $1,282,040
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Sussex County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 93,070
Building Permits Issued (2006): 2,347
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $329,959

Sussex County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 145,748 46.16%
 Rural, Farm 7,374 2.34%
 Rural, Non-farm 162,612 51.50%

Sussex County Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Sussex County Employment Information

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Sussex County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 62,167 60,297 1,870 3.01% 30
1991 62,757 59,933 2,824 4.50% 45
1992 64,704 61,783 2,921 4.52% 46
1993 65,338 62,010 3,327 5.09% 51
1994 65,729 62,515 3,214 4.89% 49
1995 68,001 64,780 3,220 4.74% 48
1996 68,979 66,405 2,574 3.73% 37
1997 70,232 67,592 2,641 3.76% 38
1998 70,913 68,370 2,543 3.59% 36
1999 72,047 69,109 2,939 4.08% 41
2000 80,045 77,297 2,748 3.43% 35
2001 80,930 78,043 2,887 3.57% 36
2002 82,934 79,887 3,046 3.67% 37
2003 83,552 80,489 3,063 3.67% 37
2004 86,191 83,084 3,107 3.60% 36
2005 90,049 86,835 3,214 3.57% 36
2006 92,060 89,114 2,946 3.20% 32
2007 92,027 89,013 3,014 3.28% 33
2008 93,986 89,967 4,019 4.28% 43
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 91,071 86,806 4,265 4.68% 47
Feb 2008 91,234 86,688 4,546 4.98% 50
Mar 2008 91,416 87,274 4,142 4.53% 45
Apr 2008 92,071 88,216 3,855 4.19% 42
May 2008 92,951 89,546 3,405 3.66% 37
Jun 2008 97,077 93,100 3,977 4.10% 41
Jul 2008 98,845 95,030 3,815 3.86% 39
Aug 2008 97,953 93,780 4,173 4.26% 43
Sep 2008 93,260 89,265 3,995 4.28% 43
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Sussex County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 14,074 18.94%
2. Food Manufacturing 5,578 7.51%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 4,850 6.53%
4. Public Administration 4,006 5.39%
5. Educational Services 3,102 4.17%
6. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 2,944 3.96%
7. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 2,410 3.24%
8. Food and Beverage Stores 2,180 2.93%
9. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 2,046 2.75%
10. Health Care 2,040 2.75%
11. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 2,010 2.70%
12. Repair and Maintenance 1,574 2.12%
13. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1,558 2.10%
14. Finance and Insurance 1,470 1.98%
15. Chemical Manufacturing 1,340 1.80%
16. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 1,220 1.64%
17. Utilities 1,198 1.61%
18. Truck Transportation 1,176 1.58%
19. Other Transportation 1,126 1.52%
20. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 1,046 1.41%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 10,372 15.99%
2. Educational Services 7,244 11.16%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 5,912 9.11%
4. Finance and Insurance 3,576 5.51%
5. Public Administration 3,242 5.00%
6. Food Manufacturing 3,038 4.68%
7. Food and Beverage Stores 2,464 3.80%
8. Social Assistance 2,398 3.70%
9. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 2,138 3.30%
10. Department and Other General Stores 1,864 2.87%
11. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1,626 2.51%
12. Construction 1,322 2.04%
13. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 1,240 1.91%
14. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 1,168 1.80%
15. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 1,148 1.77%
16. Personal and Laundry Services 1,122 1.73%
17. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 1,098 1.69%
18. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 814 1.25%
19. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 806 1.24%
20. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 796 1.23%

Sussex County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 4,136 5.57%
2. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 3,992 5.37%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 3,846 5.18%
4. Other Sales and Related Occupations 3,512 4.73%
5. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 3,402 4.58%
6. Other Management Occupations 3,280 4.41%
7. Carpenters 2,900 3.90%
8. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 2,446 3.29%
9. Other Construction Trades 2,430 3.27%
10. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 2,320 3.12%
11. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 2,048 2.76%
12. Vehicle Mechanics 1,910 2.57%
13. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 1,516 2.04%
14. Law Enforcement Workers 1,474 1.98%
15. Farmers and Farm Managers 1,418 1.91%
16. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 1,364 1.84%
17. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 1,362 1.83%
18. Construction Laborers 1,360 1.83%
19. Top Executives 1,320 1.78%
20. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 1,282 1.73%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 3,742 5.77%
2. Other Sales and Related Occupations 3,482 5.37%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 3,186 4.91%
4. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 3,048 4.70%
5. Cashiers 2,818 4.34%
6. Registered Nurses 2,730 4.21%
7. Other Office and Admin Support 2,672 4.12%
8. Other Management Occupations 2,572 3.96%
9. Other Production Occupations 2,552 3.93%
10. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 1,910 2.94%
11. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 1,892 2.92%
12. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,860 2.87%
13. Health Technologists and Technicians 1,706 2.63%
14. Child Care Workers 1,530 2.36%
15. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 1,522 2.35%
16. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 1,440 2.22%
17. Waiters and Waitresses 1,426 2.20%
18. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 1,414 2.18%
19. Customer Service Representatives 1,122 1.73%
20. Other Food Preparation and Servers 1,080 1.66%

Sussex County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 128,475 50.85%
15-35 hours 28,249 11.18%
1-14 hours 6,668 2.64%
No regular hours 89,248 35.33%

Sussex County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 4,284 3.26%
5 AM-5:29 AM 3,649 2.77%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 4,760 3.62%
6 AM-6:29 AM 10,759 8.18%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 13,358 10.15%
7 AM-7:29 AM 21,785 16.56%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 23,121 17.57%
8 AM-8:29 AM 14,444 10.98%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 6,570 4.99%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 6,959 5.29%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 2,984 2.27%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 1,310 1.00%
Noon-3:59 PM 8,492 6.45%
4 PM-11:59 PM 9,086 6.91%

Sussex County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 5,907 4.49%
5-9 17,266 13.12%
10-14 20,551 15.62%
15-19 20,476 15.56%
20-24 19,092 14.51%
25-29 9,172 6.97%
30-34 15,905 12.09%
35-39 3,310 2.52%
40-44 3,549 2.70%
45-59 8,241 6.26%
60-89 4,324 3.29%
At least 90 3,768 2.86%

Sussex County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 304 0.23% 92,160 70.05%
30-44 244 0.19% 22,520 17.12%
45-59 96 0.07% 8,145 6.19%
At least 60 256 0.19% 7,836 5.96%

Sussex County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 496 0.36%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 16,958 12.34%
 Car / truck / van, solo 109,139 79.41%
 Motorcycle 18 0.01%
 Other 966 0.70%
 Public transportation 900 0.65%
 Walked 3,084 2.24%
 Worked at home 5,884 4.28%

Sussex County Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Sussex County Family Information

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Households (2000): 125,164 (306,338 people)
Families (2000): 88,180 (254,054 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 31,462
People at same address in 1995: 174,037

Sussex County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 10,998 8.72%
$10,000-$14,999 8,801 6.98%
$15,000-$19,999 8,493 6.74%
$20,000-$24,999 8,939 7.09%
$25,000-$29,999 9,222 7.32%
$30,000-$34,999 9,680 7.68%
$35,000-$39,999 8,119 6.44%
$40,000-$44,999 7,635 6.06%
$45,000-$49,999 7,760 6.16%
$50,000-$59,999 12,662 10.04%
$60,000-$74,999 12,957 10.28%
$75,000-$99,999 10,175 8.07%
$100,000-$124,999 4,770 3.78%
$125,000-$149,999 2,178 1.73%
$150,000-$199,999 1,653 1.31%
$200,000 or more 2,027 1.61%

Sussex County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 15,235 24.35%
 Family, 2 people 22,164 35.42%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 2,920 4.67%
 Family, 3 people 9,397 15.02%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 340 0.54%
 Family, 4 people 7,221 11.54%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 137 0.22%
 Family, 5 people 3,230 5.16%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 31 0.05%
 Family, 6 people 1,131 1.81%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 20 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 726 1.16%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 25 0.04%

Sussex County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 93,111 26.41%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 48,100 13.64%
Public Assistance 4,078 1.16%
Retirement 33,654 9.54%
Self Employment 15,274 4.33%
Social Security 45,318 12.85%
Supplemental Security 4,965 1.41%
Wage / Salary 89,187 25.29%
Other 18,925 5.37%

Sussex County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 46,524 65.55%
 With children under 18 24,446 34.45%

Sussex County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 10,336 8.32%
 Married 80,068 64.47%
 Never Married 29,210 23.52%
 Widowed 4,579 3.69%

Sussex County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 13,420 10.14%
 Married 76,886 58.09%
 Never Married 24,993 18.88%
 Widowed 17,048 12.88%

Sussex County Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Sussex County Education Information

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Sussex County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 17,030 6.96%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 43,082 17.61%
 High school diploma or equivalent 86,733 35.44%
 Some college, no degree 45,725 18.69%
 Associate degree 14,103 5.76%
 Bachelors degree 23,492 9.60%
 Graduate or professional degree 14,543 5.94%

Sussex County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 2,408 1.54% 2,202 1.41% 4,610 2.94%
Kindergarten 3,323 2.12% 508 0.32% 3,831 2.45%
Grades 1-4 14,403 9.20% 1,360 0.87% 15,763 10.06%
Grades 5-8 15,896 10.15% 1,014 0.65% 16,910 10.80%
Grades 9-12 15,875 10.13% 965 0.62% 16,840 10.75%
Undergrad college 7,709 4.92% 1,340 0.86% 9,049 5.78%
Graduate or professional school 1,063 0.68% 906 0.58% 1,969 1.26%
Total 60,677 38.74% 8,295 5.30% 68,972 44.03%

Sussex County Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Sussex County Business Information

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Retail sales (2002): $2,257,414,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $322,778,000
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments (2002): $1,910,327
Retired workers (2005): 30,865

Sussex County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 25 17 41 25 41
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 4 0 7 3 6
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 6 7 19 16 15
1999 - Construction 70 36 165 114 222
1999 - Educational Services 1 0 7 3 5
1999 - Finance & Insurance 10 10 33 30 62
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 34 27 92 79 127
1999 - Information 7 3 18 8 29
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 5 2 1 3 6
1999 - Manufacturing 10 12 45 49 27
1999 - Mining 0 0 2 0 0
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 37 23 99 77 176
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 40 20 49 33 96
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 17 19 30 41 94
1999 - Retail Trade 75 66 317 255 295
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 25 14 33 27 71
1999 - Unclassified 13 9 1 1 7
1999 - Utilities 1 0 0 2 4
1999 - Wholesale Trade 16 9 43 38 53
1999 - Total 396 274 1,002 804 1,336
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 13 14 39 33 49
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 3 4 4 3 9
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 6 0 23 10 20
2000 - Construction 78 66 187 117 207
2000 - Educational Services 0 0 4 4 8
2000 - Finance & Insurance 12 9 44 28 57
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 43 23 109 71 132
2000 - Information 7 5 14 15 28
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 2 2 2 3 7
2000 - Manufacturing 13 14 44 39 32
2000 - Mining 0 0 1 0 1
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 34 33 104 74 177
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 24 30 67 33 89
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 20 22 36 38 89
2000 - Retail Trade 80 68 305 275 295
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 19 17 34 29 75
2000 - Unclassified 19 10 3 0 4
2000 - Utilities 3 1 3 0 2
2000 - Wholesale Trade 10 14 48 35 54
2000 - Total 386 332 1,071 807 1,335
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 29 19 47 34 39
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 4 7 6 2 5
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 7 5 19 18 18
2001 - Construction 92 65 137 161 231
2001 - Educational Services 2 1 5 5 6
2001 - Finance & Insurance 17 10 40 28 65
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 33 26 115 87 126
2001 - Information 7 4 8 10 43
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 3 0 2 4 9
2001 - Manufacturing 17 10 48 43 28
2001 - Mining 0 0 0 1 1
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 48 26 98 84 182
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 29 24 53 40 95
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 21 11 39 38 97
2001 - Retail Trade 76 74 270 307 305
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 24 18 39 29 72
2001 - Unclassified 17 11 4 0 3
2001 - Utilities 0 0 3 2 3
2001 - Wholesale Trade 9 16 36 44 52
2001 - Total 435 327 969 937 1,380
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 19 15 54 37 45
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 4 3 3 5 5
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 6 5 19 15 23
2002 - Construction 84 71 184 135 229
2002 - Educational Services 4 0 11 4 3
2002 - Finance & Insurance 26 7 47 36 62
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 45 23 122 106 110
2002 - Information 30 27 12 10 19
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 3 5 1 2 10
2002 - Manufacturing 12 13 44 46 34
2002 - Mining 1 0 1 0 1
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 38 33 106 84 192
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 38 24 65 36 95
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 24 12 49 33 102
2002 - Retail Trade 111 98 307 282 276
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 20 17 41 33 71
2002 - Unclassified 6 20 0 0 0
2002 - Utilities 1 0 1 4 3
2002 - Wholesale Trade 10 16 47 37 45
2002 - Total 482 389 1,114 905 1,325
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 26 24 51 45 36
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 5 4 3 7
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 11 6 14 20 22
2003 - Construction 90 71 176 143 223
2003 - Educational Services 2 1 5 8 10
2003 - Finance & Insurance 23 11 37 50 73
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 48 29 161 85 115
2003 - Information 13 13 12 11 35
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 4 1 3 2 8
2003 - Manufacturing 6 7 43 47 51
2003 - Mining 0 0 1 1 1
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 34 20 113 96 198
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 38 23 74 40 105
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 26 22 54 33 106
2003 - Retail Trade 93 79 298 272 343
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 29 14 35 34 82
2003 - Unclassified 4 0 0 1 1
2003 - Utilities 3 2 2 2 3
2003 - Wholesale Trade 19 17 41 36 51
2003 - Total 471 345 1,124 929 1,470
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 34 19 56 42 46
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 3 2 5 4 5
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 9 6 16 27 19
2004 - Construction 115 56 215 141 223
2004 - Educational Services 2 2 11 4 7
2004 - Finance & Insurance 31 17 55 33 76
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 46 31 124 115 141
2004 - Information 5 9 16 12 32
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 3 1 4 1 11
2004 - Manufacturing 11 10 52 49 43
2004 - Mining 1 0 1 0 1
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 39 29 116 73 205
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 34 27 74 43 110
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 25 19 49 43 106
2004 - Retail Trade 101 84 311 290 306
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 29 23 46 33 86
2004 - Unclassified 2 2 1 0 2
2004 - Utilities 0 1 4 2 2
2004 - Wholesale Trade 12 14 44 44 53
2004 - Total 502 352 1,200 956 1,474
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 30 24 59 56 45
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 3 2 2 7 6
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 12 10 19 24 17
2005 - Construction 105 69 213 181 233
2005 - Educational Services 1 0 7 10 7
2005 - Finance & Insurance 20 21 55 40 77
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 44 24 160 93 152
2005 - Information 7 6 21 14 24
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 2 1 2 3 12
2005 - Manufacturing 5 15 60 40 42
2005 - Mining 0 1 0 1 1
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 42 34 112 106 182
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 44 25 62 65 107
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 20 19 66 28 107
2005 - Retail Trade 89 84 294 293 334
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 33 29 44 30 92
2005 - Unclassified 4 3 1 0 1
2005 - Utilities 1 2 3 0 3
2005 - Wholesale Trade 11 13 48 37 53
2005 - Total 473 382 1,228 1,028 1,495

Wholesale Trade Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Sussex County Public Benefits Information

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Sussex County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 275,743 89.49%
 Below Poverty Level 32,379 10.51%

Sussex County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1970 $1,061 $0 $0 $0 $0 $231 $1,292 $442 $1,850 $1,048
1971 $1,156 $8 $0 $0 $0 $370 $1,526 $455 $2,025 $1,324
1972 $1,297 $45 $279 $0 $0 $478 $2,054 $520 $2,225 $1,845
1973 $1,194 $53 $1,189 $0 $0 $186 $2,569 $709 $2,391 $2,828
1974 $1,305 $151 $1,164 $0 $0 $238 $2,707 $981 $2,828 $4,257
1975 $1,354 $198 $3,604 $0 $0 $423 $5,381 $893 $2,640 $1,378
1976 $1,422 $208 $3,784 $0 $0 $444 $5,650 $937 $2,640 $1,378
1977 $1,690 $170 $8,938 $0 $0 $480 $11,108 $2,013 $11,833 $3,798
1978 $1,895 $158 $9,663 $0 $0 $734 $12,292 $2,026 $14,827 $4,160
1979 $1,887 $171 $7,967 $258 $0 $700 $10,812 $1,829 $36,456 $23,004
1980 $2,027 $166 $5,184 $406 $0 $3,546 $11,163 $4,019 $37,154 $24,446
1981 $2,123 $177 $8,890 $556 $0 $4,080 $15,649 $4,062 $40,611 $24,237
1982 $3,018 $190 $4,474 $525 $0 $4,013 $12,030 $2,911 $40,007 $24,468
1983 $3,164 $250 $3,630 $562 $0 $5,219 $12,575 $2,893 $39,399 $25,610
1984 $3,522 $328 $2,405 $578 $0 $5,187 $11,692 $3,182 $40,349 $27,221
1985 $3,260 $359 $3,960 $562 $0 $5,605 $13,387 $3,540 $40,220 $27,881
1986 $3,480 $457 $3,240 $546 $0 $7,177 $14,443 $3,310 $84,524 $72,945
1987 $3,714 $548 $2,507 $540 $0 $11,795 $18,556 $2,901 $159,618 $125,570
1988 $4,428 $653 $1,932 $548 $0 $11,102 $18,010 $3,793 $112,490 $68,733
1989 $4,565 $750 $1,255 $577 $0 $10,856 $17,253 $3,869 $54,276 $30,610
1990 $4,782 $766 $1,258 $582 $0 $9,498 $16,120 $4,343 $56,446 $30,106
1991 $5,341 $601 $1,818 $667 $0 $15,718 $23,544 $5,218 $70,543 $31,511
1992 $5,455 $2,907 $1,153 $652 $0 $11,860 $19,120 $5,804 $82,859 $40,524
1993 $6,493 $2,636 $9,656 $662 $0 $15,856 $32,667 $6,773 $154,838 $102,971
1994 $6,634 $3,817 $3,055 $703 $0 $13,726 $24,118 $7,192 $93,900 $38,592
1995 $5,476 $4,008 $4,548 $715 $0 $14,493 $25,232 $8,758 $114,908 $39,339
1996 $6,798 $2,793 $3,346 $749 $0 $18,618 $29,511 $8,039 $165,067 $64,926
1997 $7,114 $3,093 $4,069 $779 $0 $22,453 $34,415 $8,762 $162,418 $67,188
1998 $7,717 $4,013 $3,701 $790 $0 $25,406 $37,614 $9,294 $145,178 $70,189
1999 $7,652 $7,347 $4,055 $825 $0 $26,384 $38,916 $9,698 $148,078 $77,870
2000 $7,853 $9,047 $4,378 $828 $0 $30,506 $43,565 $10,599 $159,687 $87,045
2001 $8,454 $9,739 $4,497 $880 $0 $32,643 $46,474 $11,138 $147,056 $89,642
2002 $8,649 $17,658 $7,905 $789 $0 $33,644 $50,987 $13,062 $150,840 $103,939
2003 $9,104 $23,682 $12,798 $808 $0 $34,594 $57,304 $13,454 $154,364 $122,190
2004 $9,577 $33,823 $6,242 $812 $0 $51,731 $68,362 $15,185 $171,335 $135,305
2005 $8,154 $43,613 $7,572 $544 $0 $58,009 $74,279 $15,641 $168,663 $169,213
2006 $10,686 $43,977 $6,907 $827 $0 $53,554 $71,974 $17,402 $177,348 $203,327


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1970 $0 $410 $27 $0 $0 $0 $979
$0 $117 $66 $0 $0 $359
1971 $0 $419 $79 $0 $0 $0 $1,380
$26 $97 $80 $0 $0 $679
1972 $0 $570 $97 $0 $0 $0 $1,621
$27 $15 $80 $0 $0 $832
1973 $1 $591 $165 $0 $0 $0 $1,752
$29 $51 $87 $0 $0 $828
1974 $0 $596 $256 $0 $0 $0 $2,081
$35 $27 $94 $0 $0 $1,073
1975 $0 $923 $199 $0 $0 $48 $6,298
$104 $22 $117 $0 $0 $4,885
1976 $0 $969 $209 $0 $0 $50 $6,613
$110 $23 $123 $0 $0 $5,129
1977 $0 $856 $193 $100 $0 $212 $11,520
$125 $0 $794 $0 $0 $9,240
1978 $266 $1,657 $637 $31 $45 $168 $13,747
$172 $367 $775 $0 $0 $9,629
1979 $322 $1,274 $321 $128 $67 $141 $10,321
$298 $208 $532 $533 $0 $6,497
1980 $239 $1,358 $248 $244 $0 $85 $11,391
$274 $84 $2,065 $386 $0 $6,408
1981 $379 $1,610 $273 $313 $0 $50 $18,978
$158 $64 $2,235 $514 $0 $13,382
1982 $215 $1,695 $345 $110 $0 $21 $11,154
$158 $98 $2,168 $442 $0 $5,902
1983 $271 $2,101 $431 $0 $0 $5 $9,731
$165 $100 $2,240 $519 $0 $3,899
1984 $0 $2,289 $650 $0 $0 $0 $10,403
$0 $108 $2,314 $428 $0 $4,614
1985 $0 $2,843 $860 $0 $0 $0 $13,613
$73 $400 $2,486 $333 $0 $6,618
1986 $0 $3,004 $606 $0 $0 $0 $13,846
$79 $268 $3,652 $357 $0 $5,880
1987 $0 $3,367 $650 $0 $0 $0 $19,491
$79 $247 $7,785 $716 $0 $6,647
1988 $0 $3,444 $710 $0 $0 $0 $31,405
$0 $77 $6,751 $504 $0 $19,919
1989 $0 $2,554 $670 $45 $0 $0 $19,854
$0 $75 $5,011 $519 $0 $10,980
1990 $0 $2,946 $951 $47 $0 $0 $16,802
$0 $169 $3,311 $558 $0 $8,820
1991 $0 $3,056 $705 $882 $244 $0 $39,691
$209 $115 $3,247 $577 $0 $30,656
1992 $0 $3,505 $863 $2,162 $220 $0 $35,218
$185 $118 $3,320 $601 $0 $24,244
1993 $0 $3,698 $1,621 $2,390 $234 $0 $39,132
$193 $105 $6,878 $924 $0 $23,089
1994 $0 $3,806 $1,514 $3,117 $228 $0 $35,730
$243 $109 $4,404 $559 $0 $21,750
1995 $0 $4,658 $1,249 $2,995 $220 $0 $56,959
$256 $110 $4,487 $903 $0 $42,081
1996 $0 $4,843 $5,212 $3,373 $250 $0 $68,169
$239 $115 $6,704 $848 $0 $46,585
1997 $0 $5,520 $3,763 $3,342 $208 $0 $36,628
$278 $105 $9,579 $636 $0 $13,197
1998 $0 $5,806 $1,323 $3,496 $193 $0 $34,573
$675 $105 $9,374 $724 $0 $12,877
1999 $0 $6,082 $1,282 $3,718 $591 $0 $44,757
$699 $105 $8,959 $662 $0 $22,659
2000 $0 $7,304 $1,316 $4,137 $285 $0 $45,476
$846 $0 $7,915 $682 $0 $22,991
2001 $0 $7,831 $1,411 $4,454 $305 $0 $47,396
$905 $0 $7,929 $684 $0 $23,877
2002 $0 $7,075 $1,397 $5,640 $1,275 $203 $45,142
$890 $111 $7,624 $598 $0 $20,329
2003 $0 $7,723 $1,469 $6,229 $1,382 $16 $54,599
$1,243 $115 $6,560 $687 $0 $29,175
2004 $0 $7,655 $1,444 $6,968 $1,074 $17 $99,674
$1,453 $111 $6,696 $683 $0 $73,573
2005 $0 $8,654 $1,527 $8,690 $2,237 $23 $73,361
$1,819 $110 $6,692 $691 $0 $42,918
2006 $0 $9,793 $2,269 $10,287 $3,010 $53 $93,355
$2,459 $105 $7,510 $868 $0 $57,001

Sussex County Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 1,528
Sussex County Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Sussex County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 18,969 12.11%
10-19 Years 19,730 12.60%
20-29 Years 15,803 10.09%
30-39 Years 21,207 13.54%
40-49 Years 22,617 14.44%
50-59 Years 20,092 12.83%
60-69 Years 18,284 11.67%
70-79 Years 13,833 8.83%
80-89 Years 5,214 3.33%
90+ Years 889 0.57%

Sussex County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 76,528 48.86%
 Female 80,110 51.14%

Sussex County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 122,888 78.45%
 African-American 23,017 14.69%
 Hispanic/Latino 6,915 4.41%
 Multiracial 1,699 1.08%
 Asian 1,150 0.73%
 Amerindian 755 0.48%
 Other Race 160 0.10%
 Pacific Islander 54 0.03%

Sussex County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. English 47,037 19.52%
2. Irish 44,342 18.40%
3. German 43,051 17.86%
4. United States Or American 33,628 13.95%
5. Italian 15,777 6.55%
6. Polish 8,913 3.70%
7. French Non-Basque 6,269 2.60%
8. Scottish 5,488 2.28%
9. Dutch 4,910 2.04%
10. Scotch Irish 4,633 1.92%

Sussex County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 276,606 92.99%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 12,709 4.27%
3. French 1,906 0.64%
4. French Creole 1,554 0.52%
5. German 882 0.30%
6. Italian 734 0.25%
7. Polish 422 0.14%
8. Other West Germanic 293 0.10%
9. Tagalog 288 0.10%
10. Korean 284 0.10%

Sussex County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 301,680 95.55%
 Naturalized immigrant 4,371 1.38%
 Not a citizen 9,683 3.07%

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