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Snug Harbor, Delaware

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Welcome to Snug Harbor ...

Snug Harbor is located in Sussex County.

A typical abbreviation for Snug Harbor: Snug Hbr. (or less commonly used: Snug Harb. or Snug Hrbr.)

Snug Harbor is near sea level<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Snug Harbor: (302)

Communities near Snug Harbor ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Bridgeville   [Map]   2,302   N   5 miles [8 km]
Georgetown   [Map]   7,206   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Harrington   [Map]   3,679   N   18 miles [29 km]
Laurel   [Map]   4,160   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Milford   [Map]   10,979   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Millsboro   [Map]   4,293   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Snug Harbor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Snug Harbor - they are located in Alaska, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), New Jersey, North Carolina (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Snug Harbor. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Snug Harbor. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Snug Harbor.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Snug Harbor ...

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

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Snug Harbor, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Snug Harbor.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Snug Harbor. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Snug Harbor - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Snug Harbor. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Snug Harbor) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snug Harbor. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6584, Longitude: -75.5733     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Snug Harbor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Snug Harbor.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Snug Harbor.