Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Delaware County, Pennsylvania

Delaware County (known colloquially as "Delco") is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of 2000, the population was 550,864, making it Pennsylvania's fifth most populous county, behind Philadelphia, Allegheny, Montgomery, and Bucks counties. Delaware County was created on September 26, 1789, from part of Chester County and named for the Delaware River. Its county seat, since 1851, is Media. Chester City, prior to 1851, was the county seat of both Delaware County and, before that, of Chester County. Socioeconomically, Delaware County runs the gamut from economically depressed and working class communities such as the City of Chester and the Borough of Darby to the posh suburban neighborhoods of Radnor Township and Villanova located along the wealthy Main Line to the nor... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Pennsylvania State$155,702 Average House Value (as of 2000)
576,248 Population (as of 2000)$57,801 Average House Income (as of 2000)
574,325 Population (current)215.2 Square Miles of Land
2.1 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.4 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
14,107 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$2,268,371,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
225,297 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$9,212,794,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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