Sussex County , Delaware

Sussex County: County in Delaware, United States

Sussex County locator map
Location of Sussex County on Delaware map.

About

Sussex County is a county located in the U.S. state of Delaware. As of the 2010 census, the population was 197,145 and a population density of 64 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 234,225 inhabitants. Its county seat is Georgetown. The county was created 338 years ago in 1682.

Geography

Sussex County is located at 38°40'60"N 75°20'22"W (38.6833000, -75.3395400). It has 4 neighbors: Kent County, Dorchester County, Wicomico County and Worcester County.

Sussex County Courthouse  Georgetown image
Sussex County Courthouse Georgetown

The largest city of Sussex County is Milford with a population of 11,732. Other cities include, Seaford population 8,013, Lewes population 3,322, Ocean View population 2,190 and Rehoboth Beach population 1,546. See all Sussex County cities & populated places.

Weather

Sussex County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 10 mph. more

Sussex County Courthouse  Georgetown image

Sussex County map

Sussex County Quick Facts

Population : 234,225 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Delaware (United States)
Different from : Sussex County, Sussex County
Twitter username : sussexde_govt
Area : 3097 km2
Water as percent of area : 21.7%
Land as percent of area : 78.3%
Named for : Sussex
Capital : Georgetown
Establishment : January 01, 1683
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 20:43:44 (15th June 2021)
Density : 76 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 15.83% (2010-2019)
Weather : 82℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Sussex County has 4 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Sussex County increased by 15.83% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 197,145 - census
2011 200,362 1.61% estimation process
2012 203,034 1.32% estimation process
2013 206,207 1.54% estimation process
2014 210,263 1.93% estimation process
2015 214,636 2.04% estimation process
2016 219,321 2.14% estimation process
2017 224,348 2.24% estimation process
2018 229,389 2.2% estimation process
2019 234,225 2.06% estimation process

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People born in Sussex County (11)

People born in Sussex County, including professional wrestler Jay Briscoe, professional wrestler Mark Briscoe, politician Ruth Ann Minner, you can see a list of people who born in Sussex County.

Other places with the same name (2)

Sussex County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Sussex County.

City Name Population Title
Milford 11,732 City in Kent and Sussex counties, Delaware, United States of America
Seaford 8,013 City in Delaware, United States
Georgetown 7,563 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Millsboro 4,533 Town of the United States
Laurel 4,356 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Lewes 3,322 City in Sussex County, Delaware, United States of America
Milton 3,012 Town in Delaware, USA
Selbyville 2,540 Town in Delaware, United States
Bridgeville 2,366 Town in Delaware
Ocean View 2,190 City in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Delmar 1,822 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Rehoboth Beach 1,546 City in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Blades 1,454 Town of the United States
Bethany Beach 1,245 Town in Delaware
Greenwood 1,139 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Frankford 987 Town of the United States

Delaware Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Delaware 973,764 State of the United States of America
New Castle County 558,753 County in Delaware, United States
Kent County 180,786 County in Delaware, United States
Wilmington 70,166 City in and county seat of New Castle County, Delaware, United States
Dover 38,166 City in and county seat of Kent County, Delaware, United States, and capital city of Delaware
Newark 33,515 City in New Castle County, Delaware, United States
Middletown 22,900 Town in Delaware, USA
Bear 19,371 Census-designated place in Delaware, United States
Smyrna 11,813 Town in Delaware
Milford 11,732 City in Kent and Sussex counties, Delaware, United States of America
Seaford 8,013 City in Delaware, United States
Georgetown 7,563 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Elsmere 5,872 Town in Delaware
New Castle 5,392 City in Delaware
Millsboro 4,533 Town of the United States
Laurel 4,356 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA

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