DELAWARE

DELAWARE

The Patriot Statue in Wilmington,DE

Forward Van Lines specializes in providing outstanding moving services to the state of Delaware. With full coverage in Dover, Wilmington and throughout the entire state our professional services include interstate, local and international moves into and from Delaware.Delaware is divided into three counties, the lowest number of counties of any state. From north to south, the three counties are New Castle, Kent, and Sussex. While the southern two counties have historically been predominantly agricultural, New Castle County has been more industrialized.

State webpage: http://www.delaware.gov

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Official language: English
Demonym: Delawarean

Capital: Dover
Largest city: Wilmington
Area: Ranked 48th in the US

  • Total: 2,490 square miles (6,452 km²)
  • Width: 30 miles (48 km)
  • Length: 96 miles (154 km)
  • % Water: 21.5
  • Latitude 38° 27′ N to 39° 50′ N
  • Longitude 75° 3′ W to 75° 47′ W
Population: Ranked 45th in the US

  • Total: 907,135 (2011est)
  • Density: 464 per square miles (179 km²) Ranked 6th in the US
Elevation:

  • Highest point:Ebright Azimuth with447ft (136.2m)
  • Mean: 60 ft (20 m)
  • Lowest point: Atlantic Ocean
Before statehood: Delaware Colony
Admission to Union: December 7, 1787 (1st)
Time zones:

  • Estearn: UTC -5/-4
Abbreviation: DE Del. US-DE

 

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