Smyrna, Delaware

Population 10,065

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 53 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Smyrna is moderate and the median home sales price is $203,500. Detailed and up-to-date Smyrna property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Smyrna include Clayton, Cheswold and Kenton.

Smyrna Neighborhood Report

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

70.13% Higher than national avg.
  • 53 offenders in Smyrna
  • 52.66 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

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

Unemployment

Moderate 3.9%
  • Delaware unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 3.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $203,500

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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

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53 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
$260,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
$203,500 compared to December 1969
HOMES STANDINGS
125 Homes for Sale 8 Rentals

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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

125 Homes For Sale View All

$149,900
85 N Fairfield Drive
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$244,900
112 Mary Ella Court
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$79,000
734 Saks Street
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$65,000
202 W Commerce Street
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 2 Baths

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.
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Building Permits By Year

8 Rental Properties View All

$1,200
583 Alfalfa Court
Smyrna, DE 19977
2 Beds | 3 Baths
$900
428 Smyrna Clayton Boulevard
Smyrna, DE 19977
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$900
454 Smyrna Clayton Boulevard
Smyrna, DE 19977
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,550
71 London Dr
Smyrna, DE 19977
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $815
  • 1 Bedroom: $900
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,090
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,415
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,705

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Environmental Hazards

114 Environmental Hazards

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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

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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.

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Median Household Income

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

Unemployment

Unemployment in Smyrna is 3.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 3.9% 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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