These 7 Delaware Towns Have The Silliest Names But Are So Worth A Visit

Delaware’s town names are interesting, to say the least. We’re a state full of little towns, and though we’re one of the smallest states, we’ve still got nearly 100 towns scattered throughout! Here are a few of the silliest named towns in Delaware, and where the names came from.

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You may note that Slaughter Beach did not make the list… I just couldn’t justify that as a silly name! If you’d like to learn a little more about Delaware’s creepiest named town (and the millions of prehistoric critters that inhabit it…) read up on it right here.