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State Profile

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On the Eastern seaboard of the United States, Delaware is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Bay, as well as by the states of New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maryland.

Delaware ranks 49th in the nation with a total area of 1,982 square miles. The state capital is in Dover. The state has a population of 897,934 residents (2010 U.S. Census). Residents are predominantly Caucasian (68.9%), with a significant African-American population (21.4%). Hispanics make up 8.2% of the population and Asians make up 3.2% of the population.

State and Special Libraries

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MLA Chapters

Statistical Data

State Health-Related Departments

Consumer Health Resources

Christiana Care Health System

Junior Board Cancer Resource Library
Helen F. Graham Cancer Center
4701 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19713
(302) 623-4500

Community Health Library
Wilmington Annex
1400 N. Washington St., 4th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
(302) 428-6589

Special Populations