State of Delaware in Kent County DE

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State of Delaware - Cultural Feature (Civil) in Kent County

State of Delaware is a cultural feature (civil) in Kent County. The primary coordinates for State of Delaware places it within the DE 19946 ZIP Code delivery area.

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State of Delaware - Maps, Driving Directions & Local Area Information

Feature Name: State of Delaware
Category: Delaware physical, cultural and historic features
Feature Type: Cultural
Class: Civil
Description: Highest benchmark elevation in Delaware of 448 feet is located on Ebright Road at the Delaware-Pennsylvania State/Commonwealth boundary. The highest elevation in Delaware of 450 feet is located in a mobile home park just west of the aforementioned benchmark. The geographic center, or that point on which a surface of uniform thickness would balance, for the state is located in Kent County, 17.7 km (11 mi) south of Dover.
History: Statehood: 7 December 1787. In 1610, Samuel Argoll discovered a cape near the entrance of a large bay and named it after Thomas West, Lord de la Warr, first colonial governor of Virginia. The name soon was written "Delaware" and was transferred to a bay, river, and later the colony of settlements west of the bay. (US-T131/1976/DOI - U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) News Release: Origin of Names of U S States)
County: Kent County
Latitude: 38.9949753
Longitude: -75.4524926
GNIS ID: 1779781
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Nearby Cities, Towns & CDPs

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Milford, DE (5.8 miles SSE)
Milford, DE (5.8 miles SSE)
Houston, DE (6.1 miles SSW)
Felton, DE (6.8 miles W)
Woodside East CDP, DE (6.8 miles NW)
Viola, DE (7.2 miles WNW)

Other Small Populated Places

Spring Hill, DE (2.4 miles SSE)
Hummingbird Hills, DE (2.7 miles SE)
Milford Meadows, DE (2.7 miles ESE)
Chestnut Knoll, DE (2.7 miles S)
Little Heaven, DE (3.4 miles N)
Otters Run, DE (3.4 miles NW)
Thompsonville, DE (3.4 miles E)
Colony West, DE (3.4 miles SSE)
Lynch Heights, DE (3.4 miles SSE)
Wickham Woods, DE (3.6 miles NNW)

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