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Arden, Delaware

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Welcome to Arden ...

The village of Arden is located in New Castle County.

The location of Arden has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Arden has a population of 448 people<2> (see below for details).

Arden was established in 1900.

The community of Arden is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Arden lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Arden: (302)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arden had a population of 439 people. This makes Arden the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Arden represents 0.05% of the total population of Delaware (which has 897,934 people), making it the state's 38th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 439 people, the population of Arden decreased 7.38% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 474 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Arden had an population of 448 people. This is an increase of 2.05% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.49% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Arden.

Communities near Arden ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Arden and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Newark   [Map]   33,858   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Wilmington   [Map]   71,106   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Woodbury (NJ)   [Map]   9,919   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brookhaven (PA)   [Map]   8,039   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chester (PA)   [Map]   34,077   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Darby (PA)   [Map]   10,700   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arden.

Communities Also Named Arden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Arden - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Manitoba, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Washington and West Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arden.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arden. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arden. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Arden:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arden ...

Looking for more information about Arden? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Arden, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arden.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Delaware

About New Castle County

About Delaware

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arden. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for New Castle County:

The official website for State of Delaware:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arden.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arden) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arden. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8112, Longitude: -75.4887     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arden have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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