Kent County, county in Delaware, United States. As of 2020 county had an estimated population of 183,643 inhabitants. The county was created 340 years ago in 1683. Its county seat is Dover.
There are 22 city/town in Kent County, DE. The largest city of Kent County is Dover with a population of 38,199. Other cities include, Smyrna population 12,163, Harrington population 3,663, Camden population 3,640, Clayton population 3,630
Dover, City in and county seat of Kent County, Delaware, United States, and capital city of Delaware
Located in central Delaware, Kent County contains a mix of small cities, quaint towns, and rural communities set amidst the Delmarva Peninsula's rolling countryside. The city of Dover serves as the county seat and is the largest city with over 40,000 residents. Dover is home to Delaware's state capital and features historic attractions like the First State Heritage Park.
To the south of Dover lies Smyrna, another sizable town in Kent County with a population around 12,000. Smyrna provides easy access to Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. Some of the smaller towns and villages in Kent County include Harrington, Hartly, Clayton, and Viola among others. These rural communities are characterized by their quiet, tree-lined streets and small-town charm.
Kent County stretches from the shores of Delaware Bay in the east to the state's interior farmlands in the west. The St. Jones River winds through the county, offering natural scenery and recreational opportunities. From Dover's urban conveniences to the quaint appeal of towns like Woodside, Kent County's mix of municipalities showcases the spectrum of communities that call Delaware home.
List of cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Kent County.
|Bethel||Town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA||211|
|Camden||Town in Delaware, United States||3,640|
|Cheswold||Town in Kent County, Delaware, United States||1,759|
|Clayton||Town in Delaware, United States||3,630|
|Dover||City in and county seat of Kent County, Delaware, United States, and capital city of Delaware||38,199|
|Farmington||Town in Kent County, Delaware, United States||124|
|Felton||Town of the United States||1,432|
|Frederica||Town in Delaware, United States||859|
|Harrington||City in Delaware, United States||3,663|
|Hartly||Town of the United States||76|
|Highland Acres||Census designated place||3,459|
|Houston||Town in Delaware||409|
|Kent Acres||Census designated place||1,890|
|Kenton||Town in Kent County, Delaware, United States||275|
|Leipsic||Town in Delaware||208|
|Little Creek||Town of the United States||239|
|Magnolia||Town of the United States||293|
|Rodney Village||Census-designated place in Delaware||1,487|
|Smyrna||Town in Delaware||12,163|
|Viola||Town in Kent County, Delaware, United States||167|
|Woodside||Town in Delaware, United States||197|
|Wyoming||Town in Delaware, United States||1,657|