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-Moderate climate
-Outdoor recreation
-Small-town feel


-High violent crime rate

What Bert Has To Say About Salisbury Metro Area

Salisbury is a quiet small town along the Wicomico River in an area known as Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It has a history as a port and transportation center serving the agricultural “Delmarva” peninsula, incorporating eastern Maryland, Delaware, and a part of Virginia. The area is pleasant with few extremes, thanks to the nearby waters of the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean. Cost of living is reasonable for the region. The area has become a bit of a magnet for small businesses seeking to escape higher-cost east coast cities.


Small town - Delmarva Peninsula, 8 miles south of Delaware border See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Delaware
County: Sussex County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Milford, Seaford, ... 26 total
Zip Codes: 19966, 19973, ... 22 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 33 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Sussex

    The unemployment rate in Sussex County is 4.00 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Sussex County jobs have Increased by 4.02 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Sussex County's cost of living is 5.40% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Sussex County's Cost of Living
    Sussex County's population is 215,622 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 90.43 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Sussex County is $201,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -9.49%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Sussex County public schools spend $16,053 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Sussex County. Learn more...

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It's a good time to buy in Sussex. Home Appreciation is up 2.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Sussex Real Estate.
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