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Dewey Beach
Sussex County, Delaware

ZipCodes
19971




Page Contents for Dewey Beach, Delaware

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Delaware state capital is Dover.
The population of Dewey Beach is approximately 350 (2000), 341 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 180 (2010).
The amount of land area in Dewey Beach is 0.899 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Dewey Beach to Washington DC is 110 miles.
The distance to the Delaware state capital is 40 miles. (as the crow flies)
Dewey Beach is positioned 38.69 degrees north of the equator and 75.07 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

on the southeastern coast of Delaware.
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History & History Related Items

Dewey Beach is a "baby city" compared with many of the other communities in Delaware. It was incorporated recently in 1981. There is no property tax in the town with this mandated by the city charter.
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Attractions

Dewey Beach attracts many tourists because of its coastal location. The Atlantic Ocean is its eastern border and Rehoboth Bay is its western borer. It is a popular place for wind-surfing, skim-boarding and catamaran sailing.

The Delaware Seashore State Park is just south of the town.
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Dewey Beach City Government

Dewey Beach Town Hall
105 Rodney Ave.
Dewey Beach, DE 19971
Phone: (302) 227-6363

Dewey Beach Chamber

Rehoboth Beach - Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 216
501 Rehoboth Ave.
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
Phone: (302) 227-2233
Toll-free: (800) 441-1329
Fax: 302-227-8351
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Dewey Beach Organizations

Rehoboth Beach - Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 216
501 Rehoboth Ave.
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
Phone: (302) 227-2233
Toll-free: (800) 441-1329
Fax: 302-227-8351
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Dewey Beach Schools

Cape Henlopen School District
1270 Kings Highway
Lewes, Delaware 19958-1798
Phone: 302-645-6686
The district serves students in Henlopen Acres, Lewes, Milton, Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach. Dewey Beach

Miscellany

The population of Dewey Beach was:
1990 - 204
2000 - 350

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