Greenville Delaware Real Estate
Greenville Delaware-Homes and History
Greenville Delaware is a CDP or census designated place in Delaware. A suburb of Wilmington Delaware, Greenville DE is just over 2 square miles.
History of Greenville
Greenville Delaware boasts DuPont founder Eleuthère Irénée du Pont as a native, as well as many other members of the DuPont family. Most people will recognize the DuPont name. The company was founded in 1802 just outside of Wilmington in Greenville.
The history of Greenville is tied to the DuPont family. Many of the estates in Greenville were formerly owned by DuPont family members. The DuPont family also preserved the area with many of the museums, parks and the Hoopes reservoir previously owned by the DuPont Family. Vice-President and former Delaware Senator Joe Biden lives in the Greenville area.
Geography of Greenville
Route 52, also known as Kennett Pike runs from Wilmington through Greenville and Centerville. Greenville is just outside of Wilmington Delaware in New Castle County Delaware.
Parks in Greenville
Probably the most popular park in Greenville is the Valley Garden park. Some more parks nearby include Brandywine Creek park, Winterthur Gardens and Rockford Park.
Greenville climate varies from average lows of about 24 degrees. Average highs are 86 degrees. The highest temperature recorded was 103 degrees and the lowest was -14 degrees.
Greenville Delaware Neighborhoods Home Sales
Map of Homes for Sale in Greenville
Things to Do in Greenville DE
You can visit the Mt.Cuba Observatory, but it requires an appointment. Mt. Cuba is a botanical garden and historical preserve off Barley Mill Rd.
Another place to visit Twin Lakes Brewery . The Delaware Museum of Natural history is also nearby.
Public Schools(from the feeder pattern)
Private Schools(Near Greenville)
Tatnall Tower Hill
University of Delaware Wilmington University Delaware Technical Community College Stanton
Representative John Carney Senator Mike Castle Senator Chris Coons
Greenville Delaware-Current Homes for Sale
Greenville is one of the most sought after communities in Delaware. With a large variety of homes, Greenville offers something for all types of homeowners. You may enjoy this article-How Much Home Can You Buy in Greenville for $10,000,000 featuring some of Greenvilles’ highest priced properties.