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2022 Best Places to Live in New Castle County

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  1. #4 Best Places to Live in New Castle County.

    Pike Creek

    Suburb in Delaware,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Pike Creek is an awesome area! One of the safest places in DE if you check crime maps and very centrally located. The landscape is gorgeous and open with rolling hills and four full seasons. There...We are close to University of Delaware, but far enough to have some quiet. Lots of homes here are on 1/2 acre. The food in Delaware is average compared to other states. For groceries, you can make the drive to Trader Joes, Costco, and there is supposed to be a Wegmans coming, but no idea when.Proximity wise, Kennett square and Longwood Gardens PA just 15 minutes away. Trolley Square Wilmington 20 minutes away. Amtrak Wilmington can take you to NYC or DC in under 2 hours (check out the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 6,987,

  2. #6 Best Places to Live in New Castle County.

    Hockessin

    Suburb in Delaware,

    28 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says There are good schools in the area, for kids and adults. The University of Delaware is close, and great for college students--in-state tuition is a great deal! There are lots of developments, which....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 14,172,

  3. #20 Best Places to Live in New Castle County.

    Bellefonte

    Suburb in Delaware,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I moved here in 2010 & really love this area. The people are great, houses are adorable, & crime is low. The neighborhood has a small area with an art store (filled with the work of numerous local....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 1,109,

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