Delaware: State of the United States of America
Quick Facts about Delaware
|Country :||United States of America|
|Head of government :||Governor of Delaware|
|Area :||6452 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||21.71%|
|Land as percent of area :||78.29%|
|Continent :||North America|
|Northernmost point :||Point(-75.5698 39.8395)|
|Legislative body :||Delaware General Assembly|
|Named for :||Delaware Bay|
|Altitude :||59 feet / 18 meters|
|Establishment :||December 12, 1787 (235 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Eastern Time Zone, America/New_York|
|Local time :||05:45:09 (3rd February 2023)|
The largest city of Delaware is Wilmington with a population of 70,376. Other cities include, Dover population 38,199, Newark population 33,849, Milford population 12,278 and Seaford population 8,246. See all Delaware cities & populated places.
Largest Cities in Delaware (more)
Cities, Towns, Villages, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Delaware.
|Wilmington||City in and county seat of New Castle County, Delaware, United States||New Castle||70,376|
|Dover||City in and county seat of Kent County, Delaware, United States, and capital city of Delaware||Kent||38,199|
|Newark||City in New Castle County, Delaware, United States||New Castle||33,849|
|Middletown||Town in Delaware, USA||New Castle||23,765|
|Bear||Census-designated place in Delaware, United States||New Castle||19,371|
|Hockessin||Census designated place||New Castle||13,527|
|Milford||City in Kent and Sussex counties, Delaware, United States of America||Sussex||12,278|
|Smyrna||Town in Delaware||Kent||12,163|
|Claymont||Census-designated place in Delaware||New Castle||8,253|
|Seaford||City in Delaware, United States||Sussex||8,246|
|North Star||Census designated place||New Castle||7,980|
|Pike Creek||Census designated place||New Castle||7,898|
|Wilmington Manor||Census-designated place in Delaware||New Castle||7,889|
|Georgetown||Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States||Sussex||7,797|
|Elsmere||Town in Delaware||New Castle||5,761|
|Edgemoor||Census designated place||New Castle||5,677|
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- Official Website
Official website of Delaware
- Ruth Ann Minner , 20 January, 2009 2001-01-03T00:00:00Z
- John Carney , 2017-01-17T00:00:00Z
- Jack Markell , 17 January, 2017 2009-01-20T00:00:00Z
- Sussex County
- New Castle County
- Kent County
People born in Delaware (46)
- Griffin Seward (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 10/08/1842
- James P. Heath (Congressman (1777-1854)) he was born in 21/12/1777
- George David Cummins (American bishop) he was born in 11/12/1822
- Jimmy Stayton (American musician) he was born in 01/01/1937
- Hampton Del Ruth (actor, director, screenwriter, producer (1879-1958)) he was born in 07/09/1879
- Absalom Jones (minister) he was born in 01/01/1745
- Billy Ficca (American musician) he was born in 15/02/1950
- Chris Gutierrez (Filipino actor) he was born in 09/05/1992
- Eddie Paskey (American actor) he was born in 20/08/1939
- Edward Groesbeck Voss (American lepidopterist (1929-2012)) he was born in 22/02/1929
- Francine Fournier (American professional wrestling valet) she was born in 19/02/1972
- Hugh T. Broomall (Delaware Air National Guard general) he was born in 18/08/1948
- Jacqueline Jones (American historian) she was born in 17/06/1948
- James B. Clarke, Jr. (Convicted murderer) he was born in 08/02/1957
- Jim Wilson (American musician) he was born in 01/01/2000
- Linda Bierds (American writer) she was born in 01/01/1945
- Lisa Ann Sandell (American writer) she was born in 23/11/1977
- Philip L. Cannon (American politician) he was born in 28/06/1850
Other places with the same name (8)
- Delaware , Ohio city in Ohio, United States; county seat of Delaware County with a population of 42,607 people.
- Delaware , Pennsylvania county in Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 7,116 people.
- Delaware , New Jersey census-designated place in Warren County, New Jersey, United States with a population of 4,409 people.
- Delaware , Indiana unincorporated community in Ripley County, Indiana with a population of 1,799 people.
- Delaware , Michigan human settlement in Michigan, United States of America with a population of 795 people.
- Delaware , Oklahoma town in Oklahoma, United States with a population of 399 people.
- Delaware , Iowa city in Ohio, United States; county seat of Delaware County with a population of 149 people.
|New Castle County||561,531|
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