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10 Small Towns in Delaware Where Everyone Knows Your Name

Here at Only in Delaware, we’ve raved about Delaware’s small town life more than once, and that’s because this state screams “Small Town USA.” With only 57 incorporated areas, and with the vast number of them with populations that are only four digits long (according to the 2010 census), it’s no doubt that for many places in Delaware, it’s a little like the TV show “Cheers” – where everyone knows your name. Here are 10 of Delaware’s smallest towns where we bet that’s the case.

I’ve lived in the same Delaware community in my entire life and there most people still know me by name. Do you experience the same?

Katy is a life-long Delaware resident who grew up on a small grain farm and spent her summers enjoying time at the beach. A full time public relations professional by day and a content specialist with OIYS at night, Katy loves sharing her love of her home state with fellow Delawareans and others. Loves: local food, dachshunds, horseshoe crabs, hiking, farmers markets, bourbon.