Milton, Delaware

Milton: Town in Delaware, USA


Milton is a town located in the county of Sussex in the U.S. state of Delaware. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,576. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,129 inhabitants.

The town was created 260 years ago in 1762.

Milton locator map
Location of Milton on Delaware map.

Quick Facts about Milton

Population : 3,129 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Delaware (United States)
County : Sussex County
Postal code : 19968
Phone Area Codes : 302
Water as percent of area : 5.17%
Land as percent of area : 94.83%
Altitude : 13 feet / 4 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1763 (260 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 14:01:35 (24th September 2023)
Population growth : 17.67% (2010-2020)
Weather : 73℉ Chance Rain then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather
326 Union Milton Sussex Co DE image
326 Union Milton Sussex Co DE
326 Union Milton Sussex Co DE image


Milton is located at 38°46'39"N 75°18'36"W (38.7776100, -75.3099100).

Milton map


Milton forecast: A chance of rain and patchy fog and a slight chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more


The population of Milton increased by 17.67% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,576 - census
2011 2,602 1% estimation process
2012 2,633 1.18% estimation process
2013 2,672 1.46% estimation process
2014 2,722 1.84% estimation process
2015 2,775 1.91% estimation process
2016 2,830 1.94% estimation process
2017 2,891 2.11% estimation process
2018 2,953 2.1% estimation process
2019 3,012 1.96% estimation process
2020 3,129 3.74% estimation process

Milton zip code is 19968. County name: Sussex, County fips: 10005

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People born in Milton (6)

People born in Milton, including politician Joseph M. Carey, politician David Hazzard, politician James Ponder, .


Schools in Milton

College & universities near Milton, DE

Code Name City ZIP
130837 Margaret H Rollins School of Nursing at Beebe Medical Center Lewes (DE) 19958

Stations (16)

Amtrak & bus stations near Milton, DE

Code Name Address Type
DVR Dover, Delaware 716 South Governors Ave BUS
OCP Ocean Pines, MD 11011 Manklin Creek Road BUS
OCM Ocean City, MD 12848 Ocean Gateway BUS
SLY Salisbury, Maryland 350 Cypress St. BUS
SLS Salisbury (BayRunner Shuttle), Maryland 547E Riverside Drive BUS

Post offices near Milton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Milton Post Office Milton (DE) 19968

Other places with the same name (19)

  • Milton , Georgia A city in Fulton County, Georgia. It is located in the southeastern part of the county, in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Milton is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Milton Historical Society and the Milton Arts Center. with a population of 40,037 people.
  • Milton , Massachusetts town in Massachusetts with a population of 27,537 people.
  • Milton , New York census designated place in New York with a population of 19,262 people.
  • Milton , Vermont town in Vermont, United States with a population of 10,907 people.
  • Milton , Florida city in Florida, United States with a population of 10,785 people.
  • Milton , Washington city in Washington, USA with a population of 8,222 people.
  • Milton , Pennsylvania borough in northwestern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania with a population of 6,550 people.
  • Milton , New Hampshire town in Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States of America with a population of 4,614 people.
  • Milton , Michigan township in Cass County, Michigan with a population of 3,944 people.
  • Milton , Wisconsin city in Rock County, Wisconsin with a population of 3,126 people.
  • Milton , West Virginia town in West Virginia, USA with a population of 2,523 people.
  • Milton , Kentucky city in Kentucky with a population of 607 people.
  • Milton , Kansas Census-designated place in Sumner County, Kansas with a population of 480 people.
  • Milton , Indiana town in Indiana, USA with a population of 443 people.
  • Milton , Iowa city in Iowa, United States with a population of 400 people.
  • Milton , Illinois town in Illinois, USA with a population of 259 people.
  • Milton , North Carolina town in North Carolina with a population of 146 people.
  • Milton , North Dakota city in North Dakota, USA with a population of 58 people.

Other cities in Sussex County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Sussex County , DE. (more)

City Name Population Title
Milford 12,278 City in Kent and Sussex counties, Delaware, United States of America
Seaford 8,246 City in Delaware, United States
Georgetown 7,797 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Millsboro 4,665 Town of the United States
Laurel 4,511 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Lewes 3,417 City in Sussex County, Delaware, United States of America
Selbyville 2,617 Town in Delaware, United States
Bridgeville 2,440 Town in Delaware
Ocean View 2,245 City in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Long Neck 1,980 Census designated place
Delmar 1,879 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Rehoboth Beach 1,592 City in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Blades 1,498 Town of the United States
Bethany Beach 1,283 Town in Delaware
Greenwood 1,175 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Frankford 1,020 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Milton distances to largest Delaware cities