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New Castle County, DE New Homes For Sale

New Castle County is located in the state of Delaware and has a population of almost 550,000 people. Its county seat is the town of Wilmington, which is also the largest city in the county, with 72,000 residents. New Castle County is the most developed county in the state and also has the highest population density.

The county is very much sports oriented, being home to the Wilmington Blue Rocks, a minor league baseball team, and the Delaware 87ers, a minor league basketball team. Additionally, there is a professional auto racing track here, Airport Speedway, which is active on every Saturday night during the summer season.

The county is home to many towns, villages and unincorporated communities. No matter which town or community you choose, the county has various opportunities for anyone to pursue a career and start a job in diverse fields.

Recreational opportunities here are diverse. There are many parks and facilities in New Castle County, which houses major tourist attractions, like Carousel Park, Delcastle Recreational Park and Rockwood Museum and Park. The latter enables its visitors to walk through Rockwood mansion, built between 1851 and 1854, by a Quaker merchant banker – Joseph Shipley. The landscape around it, the architecture of the mansion and the museum itself bring tourists from all over the country. The county also hosts many Farmers Markets, and has an array of park facilities, like playgrounds and picnic areas. The county's respective communities and government have made every area of the county safe and friendly.

There are many schools in New Castle County, both public and private, including universities like Wilmington University and University of Delaware, located in Newark. There is also a public library system.

The county hosts various events throughout the year across the towns and communities. There are special exhibitions organized by the Rockwood Museum, as well as extraordinary events such as the Platinum Picnic, Dancing in the Park and Food Truck Festival. Christmas celebrations here are also a delight to participate in.

The county of New Castle is home to a very quickly developing economy, thanks to the attention it gets from tourists all throughout the year. Being a part of any of New Castle County’s communities is a wonderful experience, giving residents a safe and happy life, with friendly neighbors. Contact NewHomeSource to help you find a home in New Castle County today!

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    The Preserve at Deep Creek Carriage Homes by Ryan Homes

    The Preserve at Deep Creek Carriage Homes by Ryan Homes in Wilmington-Newark Delaware

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    Ryan Homes in Middletown, DE

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    329 St. Anne'S Church Road
    Middletown, DE 19709

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    Greenville Overlook by Toll Brothers

    Greenville Overlook by Toll Brothers in Wilmington-Newark Delaware
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    Toll Brothers in Wilmington, DE

    From $649,995 - $809,995

    102 Odyssey Drive
    Wilmington, DE 19808

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    Meridian Crossing Single-Family Homes by CalAtlantic Homes

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    CalAtlantic Homes in Bear, DE

    From $340,990 - $422,990

    8 Meridian Blvd
    Bear, DE 19701

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    Rivercrest by CalAtlantic Homes

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    CalAtlantic Homes in New Castle, DE

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    108 Lorraine Drive
    New Castle, DE 19720

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    Meridian Crossing Active Adult by CalAtlantic Homes

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    CalAtlantic Homes in Bear, DE

    From $314,990 - $356,990

    102 Time Circle
    Bear, DE 19701

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    Parkway at South Ridge by Ryan Homes

    Parkway at South Ridge by Ryan Homes in Wilmington-Newark Delaware

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    Ryan Homes in Middletown, DE

    Route 301 & Bunker Hill Road
    Middletown, DE 19709

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    High Hook Farms Single Family Homes by Ryan Homes

    High Hook Farms Single Family Homes by Ryan Homes in Wilmington-Newark Delaware

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    Ryan Homes in Middletown, DE

    From $301,990 - $356,990

    804 Whitebird Drive
    Middletown, DE 19709

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    Parkside by Ryan Homes

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    Marl Pit Road & Cedar Lane Road
    Middletown, DE 19709

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    The Estates at Cedar Lane by K Hovnanian Homes

    The Estates at Cedar Lane by K Hovnanian Homes in Wilmington-Newark Delaware
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    K Hovnanian Homes in Middletown, DE

    From $453,900 - $549,900

    101 Patterson Court
    Middletown, DE 19709

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    The Estates At St. Anne's by Ryan Homes

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    Ryan Homes in Middletown, DE

    From $379,990 - $469,990

    307 Galloway Street
    Middletown, DE 19709

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    Top New Home Cities in Wilmington-Newark

    City Communities Average New Home Price
    Middletown 22 $344,638
    Smyrna 7 $312,639
    Bear 6 $355,378
    New Castle 3 $486,328
    Wilmington 2 $665,476
    Townsend 1 $363,444
    Claymont 1 $253,650