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+
3Hockessin, DEPopulation: 13,28783A+FAA+A+AC+
4North Star, DEPopulation: 7,84583BFA+A+A+AC+
5South Bethany, DEPopulation: 34282CC+AA+B+A+B
6Middletown, DEPopulation: 18,49582A+DAAB+B+B
7Pike Creek, DEPopulation: 7,64281A+FBAAAC+
8Lewes, DEPopulation: 2,80380A+FB+ABA+B
9Newark, DEPopulation: 31,65579A+DBA+C+B+C+
10Ocean View, DEPopulation: 1,96879BFB+A+BAB
11Arden, DEPopulation: 55979A+FBAB+AC+
12Bellefonte, DEPopulation: 1,36079BD+A+ABBC+
13Highland Acres, DEPopulation: 3,83879B+DB+B+B+B+B
14Ardentown, DEPopulation: 27679ADBA+BAC+
15Fenwick Island, DEPopulation: 32378BFBA+BA+B
16Kent Acres, DEPopulation: 1,77978B+D+AB+BBB
17Ardencroft, DEPopulation: 23178A+DCAB+AC+
18Clayton, DEPopulation: 2,88477C+DAB+BBB
19Townsend, DEPopulation: 1,87177DDA+B+AB+B
20Glasgow, DEPopulation: 14,78077A+DDAB+B+B
21Pike Creek Valley, DEPopulation: 11,26876ADDABB+C+
22Rodney Village, DEPopulation: 1,30975B+BBC+CC+B
23Riverview, DEPopulation: 2,85975FC+AAB+B+C+
24Dover Base Housing, DEPopulation: 3,16475BC+C+A+CCB
25Bridgeville, DEPopulation: 2,33775BD+BBC+B+B
26Wyoming, DEPopulation: 1,46974CD+ABC+BB
27Cheswold, DEPopulation: 1,48074CAB+C+CD+B
28Smyrna, DEPopulation: 10,06574AD+D+B+C+BB
29Millville, DEPopulation: 80874C+DDAB+B+B
30Slaughter Beach, DEPopulation: 11974FFAA+BA+B
31Elsmere, DEPopulation: 6,13173ACC+CC+BC+
32Rising Sun-Lebanon, DEPopulation: 3,14573CDBBC+B+B
33Millsboro, DEPopulation: 3,85573B+DDB+C+B+B
34New Castle, DEPopulation: 5,30973A+D+FBC+BC+
35Dover, DEPopulation: 36,25973A+D+FBC+BB
36Milton, DEPopulation: 2,57872BDD+B+CB+B
37Felton, DEPopulation: 1,42072D+CBBCBC+
38Claymont, DEPopulation: 8,04372AD+FB+BBC+
39Harrington, DEPopulation: 3,58272B+B+FBCC+C+
40Blades, DEPopulation: 1,43072ABD+CD+CB
41Rehoboth Beach, DEPopulation: 1,10571A+FFA+B+A+B
42Odessa, DEPopulation: 36371D+DFABAB
43Brookside, DEPopulation: 14,32171AD+FBBBC+
44Milford, DEPopulation: 9,51371A+CFBC+BC+
45Delaware City, DEPopulation: 1,78471DD+C+C+BBB
46Dagsboro, DEPopulation: 98071C+DDBC+BB
47Bethany Beach, DEPopulation: 67971B+FFA+BA+B
48Bethel, DEPopulation: 20671FC+FAB+B+B
49Selbyville, DEPopulation: 2,96071BDCCCB+B
50Bear, DEPopulation: 19,75171ADFBBBC+
51Edgemoor, DEPopulation: 5,88970CD+DB+BBC+
52Camden, DEPopulation: 3,41870AD+FABBB
53Delmar, DEPopulation: 1,58870D+BC+CCC+B
54Wilmington, DEPopulation: 71,11970A+CFC+CBC+
55Wilmington Manor, DEPopulation: 8,56269AD+FCC+BC+
56Greenwood, DEPopulation: 88169CCDBD+BB
57Laurel, DEPopulation: 3,76169B+C+FC+D+C+B
58Long Neck, DEPopulation: 1,99668FB+BBCDB
59Georgetown, DEPopulation: 6,42968ADFD+CB+B
60Woodside East, DEPopulation: 2,09168FB+C+DCCC+
61Seaford, DEPopulation: 7,01867ACFBD+BB
62Bowers, DEPopulation: 19967FDFB+CB+C+
63Woodside, DEPopulation: 16266D+CFBC+BB
64Newport, DEPopulation: 1,07665BD+FD+CBC+
65Houston, DEPopulation: 46565FCFBBBC+
66Viola, DEPopulation: 18465DD+FBC+BC+
67Magnolia, DEPopulation: 15465DCFACC+C+
68Frankford, DEPopulation: 88564D+D+FC+CBB
69Leipsic, DEPopulation: 9764FCFB+CBB
70Dewey Beach, DEPopulation: 26463BFFB+CA+B
71Hartly, DEPopulation: 4262FC+FFBBB
72Little Creek, DEPopulation: 23162FCFCC+C+B
73Ellendale, DEPopulation: 30562FCFC+D+C+B
74Frederica, DEPopulation: 83061FCFD+C+C+C+
75Kenton, DEPopulation: 18960FBFFCCB
76Farmington, DEPopulation: 7155FC+FD+CCC+
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