Delaware City Delaware is in New Castle County and is a small port town on the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal. It is the location of the ferry to Fort Delaware located on Pea Patch Island. The Three Forts Ferry(Fort Delaware, Fort DuPont and Fort Mott) takes visitors to the former civil war prison of Fort Delaware. It is also home to the Delaware City Days, a large communtiy event attracting visitors and celebrating the history of Delaware City.
The entertainment and employment opportunities of a major metropolitan area are roughly an hour away in either Philadelphia or about 90 minutes to Baltimore via. State Parks, county parks and even smaller community parks are within walking or biking distance of virtually every residence.
This website features maps and statistics, abundant photography, school information, focus on shopping and entertainment activities, things to do in our beautiful surroundings, and, of course, complete information about homes and land for sale in the area.
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