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Welcome to Bethel ...
The town of Bethel is located in Sussex County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Bethel has a population of 193 people<1> (see below for details).
Bethel is near sea level<2>.
Time Zone: Bethel lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Bethel: (302)
The ZIP code for Bethel: 19931<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bethel had a population of 171 people. This makes Bethel the county's 24th most populous community.
The population of Bethel represents 0.02% of the population of Delaware (which has 897,934 people), making it the state's 53rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 171 people, the population of Bethel decreased 7.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 184 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bethel had an population of 193 people. This is an increase of 12.87% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.89% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bethel.
Communities near Bethel ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bethel.
Communities Also Named Bethel ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Delaware communities named Bethel: This one is located in Sussex County and the other is located in Kent County.
Beyond Delaware, there are 143 communities that are also named Bethel - they are located in Alabama (13), Alaska, Arkansas (7), California, Connecticut (2), Florida (2), Georgia (10), Illinois (4), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (2), Maine, Manitoba, Maryland (5), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (5), Missouri, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico (2), New York (2), North Carolina (9), Ohio (5), Oklahoma (2), Ontario (4), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (8), Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Rhode Island, South Carolina (3), Tennessee (14), Texas (9), Vermont, Virginia (7), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bethel.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bethel:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bethel ...
Looking for more information about Bethel? 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 Bethel, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bethel.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019