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2022 has been off to a horrific start for those of us who might be looking for a new home this year.  It is definitely a seller’s market, to say the least.  But, while that may be the case, people out there are still in need of finding a home no matter what and are looking for the best places to buy a house in Delaware.

Thanks to the folks over at Niche.com, there are several neighborhoods and locations in Delaware that might need to be considered if you’re looking to relocate now or in the near future, within the state.

In order to come up with this list, Niche.com used the Best Places to Buy a House ranking, which provides an in depth assessment of the housing and community of any given area. To come up with this grade, the following is taken into account, such as key factors of a location’s housing market, including home values, taxes, crime rates, and quality of local schools, in an effort to measure the quality and stability of a given area’s real estate market. From their list, we have listed the best 25 places to buy a house in Delaware for 2022, going from 25 down to 1.

Check out the list of the Best Places To Buy A House In Delaware below.

  • 25. Union Park Gardens

    Living in Union Park Gardens

    Union Park Gardens is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 3,298. Union Park Gardens is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Union Park Gardens offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 24. Harlan (Northwest)

    Living in Harlan (Northwest)

    Harlan (Northwest) is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 7,595. Harlan (Northwest) is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Harlan (Northwest) offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 23. Lewes

    Living in Lewes

    Lewes is a town in Delaware with a population of 3,198. Lewes is in Sussex County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Lewes offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Lewes and residents tend to lean conservative.

  • 22. Bellefonte

    Living in Bellefonte

    Bellefonte is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 1,173. Bellefonte is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Bellefonte offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Bellefonte there are a lot of parks.

  • 21. Townsend

    Living in Townsend

    Townsend is located in Delaware with a population of 2,434. Townsend is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Townsend offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Townsend and residents tend to lean liberal.

  • 20. Midtown Brandywine

    Living in Midtown Brandywine

    Midtown Brandywine is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 1,647. Midtown Brandywine is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Midtown Brandywine offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 19. Brandywine Hill

    Living in Brandywine Hill

    Brandywine Hill is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 4,994. Brandywine Hill is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Brandywine Hill offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 18. Middletown

    Living in Middletown

    Middletown is a town in Delaware with a population of 21,692. Middletown is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Middletown offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Middletown and residents tend to lean liberal.

  • 17. Highland Acres

    Living in Highland Acres

    Highland Acres is a with a population of 3,446. Highland Acres is in Kent County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Highland Acres offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Highland Acres and residents tend to have moderate political views.

  • 16. West Hill

    Living in West Hill

    West Hill is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 4,484. West Hill is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in West Hill offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 15. Triangle

    Living in Triangle

    Triangle is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 3,667. Triangle is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Triangle offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Triangle there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.

  • 14. Pike Creek Valley

    Living in Pike Creek Valley

    Pike Creek Valley is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 10,989. Pike Creek Valley is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Pike Creek Valley offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 13. Little Italy

    Living in Little Italy

    Little Italy is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 2,232. Little Italy is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Little Italy offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 12. Wawaset Park/Wawaset Heights

    Living in Wawaset Park/Wawaset Heights

    Wawaset Park/Wawaset Heights is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 1,991. Wawaset Park/Wawaset Heights is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Wawaset Park/Wawaset Heights offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 11. Greenville

    Living in Greenville

    Greenville is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 2,467. Greenville is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Greenville offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Greenville there are a lot of parks.

  • 10. Northstar

    Living in North Star

    North Star is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 7,503. North Star is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in North Star offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 9. Lower Highlands

    Living in Lower Highlands

    See what it's like to live in the Lower Highlands neighborhood of Wilmington with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 8. Rehoboth Beach

    Living in Rehoboth Beach

    Rehoboth Beach is a town in Delaware with a population of 1,400. Rehoboth Beach is in Sussex County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Rehoboth Beach offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 7. Delaware Avenue

    Living in Delaware Avenue

    Delaware Avenue is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 4,223. Delaware Avenue is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Delaware Avenue offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 6. Hockessin

    Living in Hockessin

    Hockessin is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 13,157. Hockessin is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Hockessin offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Hockessin and residents tend to have moderate political views.

  • 5. Highland

    Living in Highland

    Highland is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 1,105. Highland is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Highland offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Highland there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.

  • 4. Pike Creek

    Living in Pike Creek

    Pike Creek is a suburb of Philadelphia with a population of 7,613. Pike Creek is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Pike Creek offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 3. Trolley Square

    Living in Trolley Square

    Trolley Square is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 3,263. Trolley Square is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Trolley Square offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 2. Forty Acres

    Living in Forty Acres

    Forty Acres is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 1,649. Forty Acres is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Forty Acres offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

     

  • 1. Happy Valley

    Living in Happy Valley

    Happy Valley is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware with a population of 1,436. Happy Valley is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in Happy Valley offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents own their homes.

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