Greenville

Greenville, Delaware is located within minutes of Wilmington and I-95 and other major routes in and around Delaware.  Long known as one of the ritziest zip codes on the East Coast, Greenville is home to not only some of the finest properties in the State of Delaware, but also to some of the nicest cultural attractions in the Brandywine Valley.   For those interested in cultural experiences, Greenville also is home to the Delaware Museum of Natural History.  The museum includes the only permanent dinosaur collection in Delaware.  The museum offers hands on programs for children, including summer camps.  There are nature films for view in the DuPont Auditorium and hike along on the museums nature trail.  The world-renowned museum of Americana, Winterthur, is also within the vicinity of Greenville and plays host to both the nationally-sanctioned Point-to-Point Steeplechase Race and the Delaware Antiques Show yearly.  Greenville caters to art collectors as well offering many boutique galleries, including the popular Somerville Manning Gallery.  The gallery features 20th and 21st century fine art and sculptures. The Coverdale Farm in Greenville is a wonderful place for family interaction with nature.  Situated on a 352 acre property, the farm offers seasonal programs and farm fun days that provide ample opportunities for local families to experience a day away from the city.  Greenville also offers many upscale shops and restaurants.  Additional information about local neighborhoods can be found here.

GPS Coordinates: Greenville is located at N 39.774879; W 75.596619

Size: 2.74 square miles

Zip Code(s): 19807 (primary)

Demographics: Recent Population estimates: 2,332 people, 1,190 households

Median Home Cost: $498,400

Estimated median household income: $113,911

Average Taxes:

  • Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $6,074 (0.7%)
  • Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $4,508 (0.8%)

School District: Red Clay

Local Services:

  • Post Office(s): Greenville; Rockland
  • Library: n/a
  • Grocery: Acme; Pathmark; Janssen’s Market
  • Fitness: Pure Barre

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