New Castle County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 1
Bars 10
Basins 1
Bays 6
Beaches 2
Capes 14
Flats 1
Forests 5
Guts 11
Islands 10
Lakes 2
Springs 1
Streams 78
Summits 6
Swamps 6
Cultural Features
Airports 18
Bridges 12
Buildings 119
Canals 7
Cemeteries 46
Channels 9
Churches 369
Civil 37
Crossings 18
Dams 12
Hospitals 16
Levees 1
Locales 150
Mines 1
Parks 105
Post Offices 7
Reservoirs 18
Schools 303
Towers 13
Historical Features
Airports 1
Areas 2
Buildings 17
Capes 1
Churches 3
Guts 1
Locales 8
Military (Historical) 12
Parks 1
Post Offices 1
Schools 4
Streams 1
Swamps 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Delaware's National Historic Landmarks