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: 11690A+C+AA+A+A+B
2Greenville, DEPopulation: 2,50584BFA+A+A+A+C+
3South Bethany, DEPopulation: 34283CC+AA+B+A+B
4Hockessin, DEPopulation: 13,28782B+FA+A+A+AC+
5Ocean View, DEPopulation: 1,96881BFA+A+BAB
6Pike Creek, DEPopulation: 7,64280B+FB+AAAC+
7Bellefonte, DEPopulation: 1,36080BD+A+ABBC+
8Arden, DEPopulation: 55980A+FBAB+AC+
9Middletown, DEPopulation: 18,49579ADBAB+B+B
10Lewes, DEPopulation: 2,80379AFBABA+B
11Ardentown, DEPopulation: 27679ADBA+BAC+
12North Star, DEPopulation: 7,84578FFA+A+A+AC+
13Highland Acres, DEPopulation: 3,83878BDAB+B+B+B
14Kent Acres, DEPopulation: 1,77978B+D+AB+BBB
15Ardencroft, DEPopulation: 23178A+DCAB+AC+
16Newark, DEPopulation: 31,65578A+DCA+C+B+C+
17Townsend, DEPopulation: 1,87177DDA+B+AB+B
18Cheswold, DEPopulation: 1,48077CAA+C+CD+B
19Wyoming, DEPopulation: 1,46976CD+A+BC+BB
20Rodney Village, DEPopulation: 1,30976B+BB+C+CC+B
21Dagsboro, DEPopulation: 98076C+DABC+BB
22Glasgow, DEPopulation: 14,78075B+DDAB+B+B
23Millville, DEPopulation: 80874C+DD+AB+B+B
24Smyrna, DEPopulation: 10,06574BD+CB+C+BB
25Slaughter Beach, DEPopulation: 11974FFAA+BA+B
26Riverview, DEPopulation: 2,85973FC+AAB+B+C+
27Clayton, DEPopulation: 2,88473DDB+B+BBB
28Delaware City, DEPopulation: 1,78473DD+AC+BBB
29Milton, DEPopulation: 2,57873BDCB+CB+B
30Dover Base Housing, DEPopulation: 3,16473D+C+A+A+CCB
31Frankford, DEPopulation: 88573D+D+A+C+CBB
32Edgemoor, DEPopulation: 5,88973B+D+DB+BBC+
33Ellendale, DEPopulation: 30573FCA+C+D+C+B
34Blades, DEPopulation: 1,43072ABCCD+CB
35Pike Creek Valley, DEPopulation: 11,26872CDDABB+C+
36Dover, DEPopulation: 36,25972A+D+FBC+BB
37Millsboro, DEPopulation: 3,85572C+DDB+C+B+B
38Bridgeville, DEPopulation: 2,33772BD+DBC+B+B
39Odessa, DEPopulation: 36372D+DDABAB
40Greenwood, DEPopulation: 88171CCBBD+BB
41Rising Sun-Lebanon, DEPopulation: 3,14571FDB+BC+B+B
42Felton, DEPopulation: 1,42071D+CC+BCBC+
43Claymont, DEPopulation: 8,04371BD+FB+BBC+
44Rehoboth Beach, DEPopulation: 1,10571A+FFA+B+A+B
45Bethel, DEPopulation: 20671FC+DAB+B+B
46Elsmere, DEPopulation: 6,13171ACDCC+BC+
47Brookside, DEPopulation: 14,32171BD+FBBBC+
48New Castle, DEPopulation: 5,30970BD+FBC+BC+
49Wilmington, DEPopulation: 71,11970A+CFC+CBC+
50Harrington, DEPopulation: 3,58269C+B+FBCC+C+
51Long Neck, DEPopulation: 1,99669FB+B+BCDB
52Wilmington Manor, DEPopulation: 8,56269B+D+FCC+BC+
53Georgetown, DEPopulation: 6,42968ADFD+CB+B
54Camden, DEPopulation: 3,41868B+D+FABBB
55Woodside East, DEPopulation: 2,09168FB+BDCCC+
56Delmar, DEPopulation: 1,58868D+BDCCC+B
57Bear, DEPopulation: 19,75168CDFBBBC+
58Selbyville, DEPopulation: 2,96067C+DFCCB+B
59Bethany Beach, DEPopulation: 67967B+FFA+BA+B
60Milford, DEPopulation: 9,51367ACFBC+BC+
61Laurel, DEPopulation: 3,76167BC+FC+D+C+B
62Bowers, DEPopulation: 19967FDDB+CB+C+
63Fenwick Island, DEPopulation: 32367BFFA+BA+B
64Woodside, DEPopulation: 16267D+CFBC+BB
65Newport, DEPopulation: 1,07666BD+FD+CBC+
66Seaford, DEPopulation: 7,01866B+CFBD+BB
67Houston, DEPopulation: 46565FCFBBBC+
68Viola, DEPopulation: 18465DD+FBC+BC+
69Magnolia, DEPopulation: 15465DCFACC+C+
70Leipsic, DEPopulation: 9764FCFB+CBB
71Farmington, DEPopulation: 7164FC+FD+CCC+
72Dewey Beach, DEPopulation: 26463BFFB+CA+B
73Hartly, DEPopulation: 4263FC+FFBBB
74Little Creek, DEPopulation: 23162FCFCC+C+B
75Frederica, DEPopulation: 83062FCFD+C+C+C+
76Kenton, DEPopulation: 18961FBFFCCB
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