Depending on your location in Delaware, you can travel to the mountains or the Beaches within a few hours as well.
Delaware has 3 counties each boasting it’s own unique attributes.
One of the other great things about living in Delaware is that you have a wide range of homes to choose from, both in price range and location. On this website, you can find Delaware homes near the beach, foreclosures, waterfront homes for sale, homes for sale in New Castle County, Kent County or Sussex County. There really is something for everyone in Delaware!
New Castle County is the northernmost county in Delaware and the most populated. It has over half the population of the State with est. 556,779.
Very close to Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey this county is most industrialized. Some of the major cities and towns in New Castle County include:
Newark (Home of The University of Delaware)
Some of the homes for sale in New Castle County
Kent County is located in the central part or “heart” of Delaware. It also contains the capital city of Delaware, Dover. With an estimated population of 162,310, Kent is the least populated of the three counties in the State of Delaware. Some of the major cities and towns in Kent County are:
Dover AFB (Air Force Base)
Some of the homes for sale in Kent County
Sussex County is the southernmost county in Delaware. It is second to New Castle County in population with 215.622. It has grown quite a bit in the last decade and continues to grow.
Known primarily for its beaches in the past, it is also a large agricultural area.
Some of the major cities, towns and areas are: