Upper Christiana

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  4. Upper Christiana Employment Information
  5. Upper Christiana Family Information
  6. Upper Christiana Education Information
  7. Upper Christiana Public Benefits Information
  8. Upper Christiana Immigration & Civil Rights Information


Upper Christiana Legal Resources

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Upper Christiana Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 24,529
  • Land Area (2000): 30.978 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.051 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 9,898
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Upper Christiana Employment Information

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Upper Christiana Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Finance and Insurance 856 11.88%
2. Construction 736 10.22%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 464 6.44%
4. Educational Services 382 5.30%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 374 5.19%
6. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 371 5.15%
7. Chemical Manufacturing 364 5.05%
8. Health Care 271 3.76%
9. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 267 3.71%
10. Public Administration 233 3.23%
11. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 150 2.08%
12. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 140 1.94%
13. Utilities 137 1.90%
14. Other Transportation 133 1.85%
15. Food and Beverage Stores 124 1.72%
16. Repair and Maintenance 101 1.40%
17. Truck Transportation 101 1.40%
18. U.S. Postal Service 101 1.40%
19. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 99 1.37%
20. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 94 1.30%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Finance and Insurance 1,499 22.45%
2. Health Care 1,000 14.98%
3. Educational Services 662 9.92%
4. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 444 6.65%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 332 4.97%
6. Social Assistance 297 4.45%
7. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 226 3.39%
8. Public Administration 191 2.86%
9. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 171 2.56%
10. Chemical Manufacturing 147 2.20%
11. Department and Other General Stores 135 2.02%
12. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 135 2.02%
13. Personal and Laundry Services 129 1.93%
14. Food and Beverage Stores 120 1.80%
15. Construction 98 1.47%
16. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 82 1.23%
17. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 75 1.12%
18. U.S. Postal Service 63 0.94%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 62 0.93%
20. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 48 0.72%

Upper Christiana Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Computer Specialists 475 6.59%
2. Other Production Occupations 357 4.96%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 354 4.91%
4. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 320 4.44%
5. Other Office and Admin Support 273 3.79%
6. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 250 3.47%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 237 3.29%
8. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 226 3.14%
9. Assemblers and Fabricators 204 2.83%
10. Other Management Occupations 195 2.71%
11. Other Construction Trades 185 2.57%
12. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 180 2.50%
13. Vehicle Mechanics 173 2.40%
14. Business Operations Specialists 155 2.15%
15. Accountants and Auditors 147 2.04%
16. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 144 2.00%
17. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 127 1.76%
18. Life and Physical Scientists 126 1.75%
19. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 125 1.74%
20. Other Protective Service Workers 116 1.61%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Office and Admin Support 528 7.91%
2. Secretaries and Admins 501 7.50%
3. Business Operations Specialists 333 4.99%
4. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 272 4.07%
5. Customer Service Representatives 263 3.94%
6. Registered Nurses 244 3.65%
7. Other Management Occupations 232 3.48%
8. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 231 3.46%
9. Computer Specialists 218 3.27%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 198 2.97%
11. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 178 2.67%
12. Child Care Workers 175 2.62%
13. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 159 2.38%
14. Financial Managers 159 2.38%
15. Waiters and Waitresses 151 2.26%
16. Other Production Occupations 148 2.22%
17. Cashiers 135 2.02%
18. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 135 2.02%
19. Other Financial Specialists 134 2.01%
20. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 131 1.96%

Upper Christiana Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 12,698 67.23%
15-35 hours 2,147 11.37%
1-14 hours 391 2.07%
No regular hours 3,650 19.33%

Upper Christiana Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 453 3.38%
5 AM-5:29 AM 183 1.37%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 445 3.32%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,020 7.62%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,923 14.36%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,307 17.22%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,216 16.54%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,380 10.30%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 595 4.44%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 467 3.49%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 300 2.24%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 123 0.92%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,029 7.68%
4 PM-11:59 PM 953 7.12%

Upper Christiana Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 153 1.14%
5-9 1,052 7.85%
10-14 2,348 17.53%
15-19 2,792 20.85%
20-24 2,282 17.04%
25-29 764 5.70%
30-34 1,760 13.14%
35-39 227 1.69%
40-44 332 2.48%
45-59 772 5.76%
60-89 613 4.58%
At least 90 299 2.23%

Upper Christiana Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 88 0.66% 9,303 69.46%
30-44 68 0.51% 2,251 16.81%
45-59 56 0.42% 716 5.35%
At least 60 155 1.16% 757 5.65%

Upper Christiana Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,587 11.66%
 Car / truck / van, solo 11,245 82.61%
 Motorcycle 10 0.07%
 Other 44 0.32%
 Public transportation 367 2.70%
 Walked 141 1.04%
 Worked at home 218 1.60%

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Upper Christiana Family Information

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Households (2000): 9,459 (24,235 people)
Families (2000): 6,298 (19,596 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,941
People at same address in 1995: 11,630

Upper Christiana Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 269 2.84%
$10,000-$14,999 220 2.33%
$15,000-$19,999 322 3.40%
$20,000-$24,999 502 5.31%
$25,000-$29,999 593 6.27%
$30,000-$34,999 510 5.39%
$35,000-$39,999 600 6.34%
$40,000-$44,999 555 5.87%
$45,000-$49,999 544 5.75%
$50,000-$59,999 1,083 11.45%
$60,000-$74,999 1,301 13.75%
$75,000-$99,999 1,615 17.07%
$100,000-$124,999 759 8.02%
$125,000-$149,999 253 2.67%
$150,000-$199,999 181 1.91%
$200,000 or more 152 1.61%

Upper Christiana Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 2,417 25.52%
 Family, 2 people 2,294 24.22%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 696 7.35%
 Family, 3 people 1,651 17.43%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 98 1.03%
 Family, 4 people 1,398 14.76%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 25 0.26%
 Family, 5 people 596 6.29%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 6 0.06%
 Family, 6 people 194 2.05%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 96 1.01%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.01%

Upper Christiana Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 8,601 34.24%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 3,499 13.93%
Public Assistance 75 0.30%
Retirement 1,285 5.12%
Self Employment 712 2.83%
Social Security 1,317 5.24%
Supplemental Security 205 0.82%
Wage / Salary 8,524 33.94%
Other 900 3.58%

Upper Christiana Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,433 50.04%
 With children under 18 2,429 49.96%

Upper Christiana Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 811 8.71%
 Married 5,351 57.48%
 Never Married 3,048 32.74%
 Widowed 99 1.06%

Upper Christiana Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,150 11.58%
 Married 5,213 52.51%
 Never Married 2,952 29.73%
 Widowed 613 6.17%

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Upper Christiana Education Information

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Upper Christiana Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 369 2.02%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,412 7.73%
 High school diploma or equivalent 5,886 32.22%
 Some college, no degree 4,636 25.38%
 Associate degree 1,337 7.32%
 Bachelors degree 3,237 17.72%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,392 7.62%

Upper Christiana Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 223 0.91% 287 1.17% 510 2.08%
Kindergarten 162 0.66% 109 0.44% 271 1.10%
Grades 1-4 1,164 4.75% 310 1.26% 1,474 6.01%
Grades 5-8 1,180 4.81% 241 0.98% 1,421 5.79%
Grades 9-12 1,246 5.08% 201 0.82% 1,447 5.90%
Undergrad college 1,004 4.09% 346 1.41% 1,350 5.50%
Graduate or professional school 194 0.79% 239 0.97% 433 1.77%
Total 5,173 21.09% 1,733 7.07% 6,906 28.15%

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Upper Christiana Public Benefits Information

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Upper Christiana Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 23,051 95.25%
 Below Poverty Level 1,150 4.75%

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Upper Christiana Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Upper Christiana Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,619 14.75%
10-19 Years 3,348 13.65%
20-29 Years 4,484 18.28%
30-39 Years 4,577 18.66%
40-49 Years 3,786 15.43%
50-59 Years 2,465 10.05%
60-69 Years 1,268 5.17%
70-79 Years 639 2.61%
80-89 Years 281 1.15%
90+ Years 62 0.25%

Upper Christiana Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 12,066 49.19%
 Female 12,463 50.81%

Upper Christiana Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 17,526 71.45%
 African-American 3,976 16.21%
 Asian 1,415 5.77%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,069 4.36%
 Multiracial 449 1.83%
 Amerindian 60 0.24%
 Other Race 32 0.13%
 Pacific Islander 2 0.01%

Upper Christiana Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 5,137 22.40%
2. German 4,279 18.65%
3. Italian 3,150 13.73%
4. English 2,621 11.43%
5. Polish 1,771 7.72%
6. United States Or American 847 3.69%
7. Scottish 527 2.30%
8. Dutch 516 2.25%
9. French Non-Basque 473 2.06%
10. Scotch Irish 398 1.74%

Upper Christiana Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 19,556 85.67%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,066 4.67%
3. Gujarathi 224 0.98%
4. Other Asian 178 0.78%
5. African 169 0.74%
6. Tagalog 159 0.70%
7. German 158 0.69%
8. Chinese 152 0.67%
9. Hindi 146 0.64%
10. Arabic 139 0.61%

Upper Christiana Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 22,242 90.68%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,011 4.12%
 Not a citizen 1,276 5.20%

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Upper Christiana Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.