300 Washington Street, Delaware City, DE 19706 $300,000

Beds/Baths: 5/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,350
Acreage: 0.09
Age:119 years
MLS#: DENC485698
Mobile#: 8841
Subdivision: Delaware City


Rare opportunity to combine historic charm, a waterfront community, and a complete update! This luxurious 5 bed 3 bath home has been transformed for worry-free, modern living. Enter through the quaint front porch to an expansive family room that flows into an eat-in kitchen equipped with all new stainless-steel appliances, granite counters, wide trim, 9' ceilings and an island for entertaining. Just off the kitchen is a large mudroom with washer and dryer. Also, on the 1st floor is a convenient and spacious master suite. EVERYTHING has been impeccably remodeled- new tile, new walls, new windows, new lighting, new siding, new landscaping, new 30-year shingles, new soffits and gutters, new mechanicals - including wiring, plumbing, and hvac. This landmark home has a new life and is waiting for your family. Upstairs, on the 2nd floor are 4 bedrooms full of light with all new closets. Then, a delightful surprise awaits on the 3rd floor, where you'll find an expansive bonus room perfect for a game room, large home office, home theater, crafts and hobbies. This historic waterfront town is experiencing $ millions in public and private investments, including Fort DuPont Redevelopment and the Castle Trail to Chesapeake City. Come be part of the revitalization and enjoy a walkable lifestyle to the Delaware River waterfront, Branch Canal, public marina, restaurants, concerts in Battery Park, festivals at Fort DuPont, Library, Community Center, Senior Center, and historic Main Street shopping. Explore even further with convenient hiking, biking, boating, or birding. An easy commute to Wilmington (20 min), Philly & NJ (30 min) and summer beach get-away's (60 min).

Loft: 15 X 25 - Upper 2
Bedroom 1: 20 X 15 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 15 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 15 X 10 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 15 X 8 - Upper 1
Master Bed: 15 X 15 - Main
Kitchen: 15 X 15 - Main
Living Room: 20 X 25 - Main
Dining Room:
Family Room:
Taxes: $1,577
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Colonial
Elem. School: Southern Mid. School: Gunning Bedford High School: William Penn


Forced Air Heating, Electric, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer

Driveway, On Street

Full Basement, Unfinished Basement, Bay/Bow Windows

Aluminum Siding, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Wood Siding, Other

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Public Elementary (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 2.06 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K-5 Bear 4.03 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6-8 New Castle 2.19 mi

Private (2 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Red Lion Christian Academy Preschool-12 Bear 4.51 mi
Tall Oaks Classical School K-12 Bear 4.51 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Delaware City(19706), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 2,088
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 26
  • Average salary of people in this community: $53,693
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 2.94%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 509
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.58
  • Households w/ Children: 31%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 503 (59.2%)
  • Rented: 199 (23.4%)
  • Vacant: 148 (17.4%)
  • Total: 849

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 1,876
Households: 702
Median Age: 42.87

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.


Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.7%
  • Some High School: 11.0%
  • High School Graduate: 40.5%
  • Some College: 26.6%
  • Associate Degree: 5.0%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13.1%
  • Graduate Degree: 2.2%


  • White Collar: 56%
  • Blue Collar: 44%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $61,013

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Studio: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686


The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

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Listing data as of 11/14/2019.

300 Washington Street, Delaware City, DE 19706

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