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Scenic Country Living, Minutes from Coastline

Wide open fields, lush woods, and a charming historic downtown set a tranquil scene for the town of Frankford, DE. Just minutes from the Delaware coastline and some of the area’s best beaches, Frankford is a quiet little town of historic buildings and neighborly community. Come explore a world of small-town charms… minutes from the endless possibilities of Delaware.

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Why Do Residents Choose Frankford?


Plenty of Fun to Be Found

Meet your neighbors at one of Frankford’s community events, like Christmas in the Park, Easter Egg Hunt, or Movies in the Park. Explore the Frankford Public Library. Visit one of Frankford’s local businesses or restaurants. Or take a 10 minute drive to neighboring Millsboro for even more possibilities for shopping, dining, arts, culture, events, entertainment, and more.

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Tons of Outdoor Recreation

The breathtaking beauty of Delaware surrounds! Frankford has its own community park—complete with pavilions and picnic areas, green space, volleyball and basketball courts, exercise stations, a fitness trail, and a playground—but for those who really want to get outside and explore, there are plenty of options within a short drive. The Assawoman Wildlife Area is a favorite spot for hiking, wildlife viewing, and paddling. Also nearby, Holt’s Landing State Park offers scenic picnic areas, wildlife viewing, and boating or fishing along the Assawoman Canal or in the Infian River Bay.

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Breathtaking Coastal Beauty

Frankford is just minutes from some of the most beautiful beaches in the state! Reach the beautiful white-sand beaches and tranquil community of the Quiet Resorts of Bethany Beach or the laid-back bustle of Fenwick Island. You can reach the party-vibe fun of Ocean City, MD in just 25 minutes or the trendy Rehoboth Beach in about 35 minutes. Whatever kind of beach vibe you’re looking for, you’re an easy day trip away!

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Lovely Beach Homes for Sale

Frankford offers a diverse and eclectic mix of homes, from affordable to luxurious, historic to brand-new. You’ll find charming homes in cozy communities, large homes tucked onto large pieces of land, and even waterfront homes with docks and water access. Most homes in Frankford are single-family, though it is possible to find townhomes and condos in certain communities. There’s been a lot of new development in the area, too.

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Frankford at a Glance

Travel & Commute

Millsboro: 11 min
Bethany Beach: 22 min
Fenwick Island: 22 min
Major Roads: US-113, DE-26

Quick Facts

Population: 836
Zip Codes: 19945
County: Sussex
Median Home Price: $347,990

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