Best Places to Live in Delaware

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Delaware by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Delaware is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Delaware has a population of 925,749 and a population density of 368.3. The capital city is Dover and the largest city in Delaware is Wilmington. To filter the results, use the filters on the left to sort by state, population and category.
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Rank City Livability Ame­nities Cost of Living Crime Edu­cation Emp­loyment Housing Weather
1Henlopen Acres, DEPopulation: 11688A+C+BA+A+A+B
2Greenville, DEPopulation: 2,50582BFA+A+A+A+C+
3Hockessin, DEPopulation: 13,28782A+FBA+A+AC+
4North Star, DEPopulation: 7,84581BFBA+A+AC+
5South Bethany, DEPopulation: 34281CC+BA+B+A+B
6Middletown, DEPopulation: 18,49580A+DBAB+B+B
7Pike Creek, DEPopulation: 7,64280A+FC+AAAC+
8Lewes, DEPopulation: 2,80379A+FBABA+B
9Fenwick Island, DEPopulation: 32379BFB+A+BA+B
10Ocean View, DEPopulation: 1,96878BFBA+BAB
11Newark, DEPopulation: 31,65578A+DCA+C+B+C+
12Rehoboth Beach, DEPopulation: 1,10578A+FFA+B+A+B
13Arden, DEPopulation: 55978A+FCAB+AC+
14Ardentown, DEPopulation: 27677ADCA+BAC+
15Ardencroft, DEPopulation: 23177A+DD+AB+AC+
16Highland Acres, DEPopulation: 3,83877B+DC+B+B+B+B
17Bellefonte, DEPopulation: 1,36077BD+BABBC+
18Bethany Beach, DEPopulation: 67977B+FCA+BA+B
19Glasgow, DEPopulation: 14,78077A+DDAB+B+B
20Kent Acres, DEPopulation: 1,77976B+D+BB+BBB
21Camden, DEPopulation: 3,41876AD+CABBB
22Pike Creek Valley, DEPopulation: 11,26876ADDABB+C+
23Clayton, DEPopulation: 2,88475C+DBB+BBB
24Townsend, DEPopulation: 1,87175DDBB+AB+B
25Dover Base Housing, DEPopulation: 3,16474BC+CA+CCB
26New Castle, DEPopulation: 5,30974A+D+D+BC+BC+
27Rodney Village, DEPopulation: 1,30974B+BC+C+CC+B
28Dover, DEPopulation: 36,25974A+D+FBC+BB
29Millville, DEPopulation: 80874C+DDAB+B+B
30Millsboro, DEPopulation: 3,85574B+DD+B+C+B+B
31Riverview, DEPopulation: 2,85974FC+BAB+B+C+
32Smyrna, DEPopulation: 10,06574AD+DB+C+BB
33Bridgeville, DEPopulation: 2,33773BD+CBC+B+B
34Milford, DEPopulation: 9,51373A+CFBC+BC+
35Wilmington, DEPopulation: 71,11973A+CFC+CBC+
36Cheswold, DEPopulation: 1,48073CAC+C+CD+B
37Claymont, DEPopulation: 8,04373AD+FB+BBC+
38Wyoming, DEPopulation: 1,46973CD+C+BC+BB
39Harrington, DEPopulation: 3,58273B+B+FBCC+C+
40Elsmere, DEPopulation: 6,13172ACCCC+BC+
41Bear, DEPopulation: 19,75172ADFBBBC+
42Brookside, DEPopulation: 14,32172AD+FBBBC+
43Slaughter Beach, DEPopulation: 11972FFBA+BA+B
44Rising Sun-Lebanon, DEPopulation: 3,14572CDCBC+B+B
45Milton, DEPopulation: 2,57872BDDB+CB+B
46Odessa, DEPopulation: 36371D+DDABAB
47Dagsboro, DEPopulation: 98071C+DDBC+BB
48Felton, DEPopulation: 1,42071D+CCBCBC+
49Bethel, DEPopulation: 20671FC+DAB+B+B
50Seaford, DEPopulation: 7,01871ACFBD+BB
51Blades, DEPopulation: 1,43071ABDCD+CB
52Laurel, DEPopulation: 3,76171B+C+FC+D+C+B
53Edgemoor, DEPopulation: 5,88971CD+DB+BBC+
54Dewey Beach, DEPopulation: 26471BFFB+CA+B
55Delaware City, DEPopulation: 1,78471DD+C+C+BBB
56Wilmington Manor, DEPopulation: 8,56270AD+FCC+BC+
57Selbyville, DEPopulation: 2,96070BDD+CCB+B
58Delmar, DEPopulation: 1,58870D+BCCCC+B
59Georgetown, DEPopulation: 6,42969ADFD+CB+B
60Greenwood, DEPopulation: 88169CCDBD+BB
61Woodside, DEPopulation: 16268D+CFBC+BB
62Newport, DEPopulation: 1,07668BD+FD+CBC+
63Magnolia, DEPopulation: 15468DCFACC+C+
64Houston, DEPopulation: 46567FCFBBBC+
65Long Neck, DEPopulation: 1,99667FB+C+BCDB
66Bowers, DEPopulation: 19967FDDB+CB+C+
67Viola, DEPopulation: 18467DD+FBC+BC+
68Frankford, DEPopulation: 88567D+D+FC+CBB
69Woodside East, DEPopulation: 2,09167FB+CDCCC+
70Leipsic, DEPopulation: 9766FCFB+CBB
71Ellendale, DEPopulation: 30565FCFC+D+C+B
72Little Creek, DEPopulation: 23164FCFCC+C+B
73Hartly, DEPopulation: 4264FC+FFBBB
74Kenton, DEPopulation: 18964FBFFCCB
75Frederica, DEPopulation: 83064FCFD+C+C+C+
76Farmington, DEPopulation: 7161FC+FD+CCC+
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