Smyrna, Delaware

Current Temperature ° Population 10,065

Homefacts City Report

Smyrna is located in New Castle County, DE. The population is 10,065, making Smyrna the 8th largest city in New Castle County and the 9th largest city in the state of Delaware.

There are 6 public schools in Smyrna with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Smyrna is low, and there are 47 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Smyrna is moderate and the median home sales price is $189,900.

Cities near Smyrna include Clayton, Cheswold and Kenton.

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 10.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 21.3%

Crime Rate

13.21% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 78
  • Violent Crimes: 605
  • Robbery: 164
  • Burglary: 432
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

65.61% Higher than national avg.
  • 47 offenders in Smyrna
  • 46.70 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $189,900
  • Foreclosures: 37
  • Homes For Sale: 136
  • Homes For Rent: 5

Environmental Hazards

114 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 8
  • Tanks & Spills: 103

Unemployment

Moderate 3.8%
  • Delaware unemployment average: 4.1%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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6 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 6 K-12 public schools in Smyrna, DE and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Smyrna's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

  • We're sorry! No colleges & universities found in our database

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Crime view details

47 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Smyrna, DE

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
$189,900 compared to December 1969

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    9.3%
  • Rented
    31.7%
  • Owned
    59%

136 Homes For Sale View All

$150,000
133 W South Street
Smyrna, DE 19977
-- Beds | -- Baths
$235,000
327 Kent Way
Smyrna, DE 19977
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$160,000
310 W Glenwood Avenue
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$205,000
111 Summer Drive
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 3 Baths

37 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Commerce
Smyrna, DE 19977
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$32,762
Mulberry
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$112,881
Leo
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$55,180
South
Smyrna, DE 19977
4 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

85 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Smyrna, DE issued 85 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 85 permits, 83 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Smyrna, DE issued 101 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 101 permits, 45 were issued for single family homes and 56 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

5 Rental Properties View All

$875
438 Smyrna Clayton Boulevard
Smyrna, DE 19977
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,300
232 S School Lane
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,250
385 Braddock Road
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,900
175 Century Drive
Smyrna, DE 19977
4 Beds | 3 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Smyrna, DE
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $845
  • 1 Bedroom: $920
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,070
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,530
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,840

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Environmental Hazards

114 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (477/489)
    Smyrna, DE has 97.55% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Smyrna, DE is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.57 Average
    Smyrna, DE is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 32.98°
  • February 35.8°
  • March 45.3°
  • April 53.88°
  • May 64.56°
  • June 73.56°
  • July 78.65°
  • August 75.7°
  • September 69.28°
  • October 57.62°
  • November 46.47°
  • December 40.7°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Smyrna, DE

Earthquakes
Smyrna, DE has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Smyrna, DE has a moderate risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Smyrna, DE has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Smyrna, DE has a low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Smyrna, DE: $54,217

Unemployment

Unemployment in Smyrna is 3.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.1% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.28%
White Collar - 63.72%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jack Markell
  • Sen. Thomas R. Carper
  • Sen. Christopher A. Coons

City Representatives

  • John Carney

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

2 Cemeteries view all

8 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Smyrna, DE

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

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