16386 Beach Highway, Ellendale, DE 19941-2838 $263,000

Beds/Baths: 3/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,400
Acreage: 1.26
Age:30 years
Cape Cod
MLS#: DESU141284
Subdivision: None Available


1.26-acre "homestead" offers all the privacy you crave, but is only 15 miles from the public beach at Broadkill or 20 miles to the Lewes public beach, with the Cape Henlopen State Park just 1.5 mile further if you want to surf fish or explore those beaches & the Park's trails. And Dover is only 30 miles north for a quick commute if you work in Kent County. The home features a formal living room with hardwood floors and a nearby powder room for the comfort of your company & you. The sunken family room also has hardwood floors, built-in shelving, and a newer wood stove with a stacked-stone surround to keep you toasty warm in the winter and cooler months. The dining room, with picture-frame wainscoting finishes & hardwood floors, adjoins the spacious kitchen. The oversized kitchen has so much cabinet space, and is accented with a contemporary tile backsplash, and tile floors. Appliances include a 5-burner Maytag cooktop, Maytag double wall ovens, an Amana double-door fridge with ice maker, a built-in microwave, dishwasher & disposal. The 1st-floor master suite is carpeted, and has an elegant tray ceiling & recessed lights. The master bath has a double sink vanity and a separate tub & tiled shower stall. The other two bedrooms and bath are on the second floor, and both bedrooms are generously sized with laminate flooring. First floor laundry room with a utility sink. Nicely wooded lot features a 6' privacy fence in the backyard and a large L-shaped deck from which to enjoy the views. Storage shed, chicken coop for 6-10 hens/rooster, and raised garden beds out back now. Still plenty of space for a pool if you want one. Electric baseboard heat, 2015 septic system & a private well for water all help to keep your utility bills low. Low property taxes. No HOA, so bring your boat, other watercrafts or RV.

Bedroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 3: Upper 1
Bathroom 2: Upper 1
Living Room: Main
Half Bath: Main
Family Room: Main
Dining Room: Main
Kitchen: Main
Master Bathroom: Main
Laundry: Main
Taxes: $999
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Milford


Baseboard - Electric Heating, Wood Burn Stove, Electric, Wood, Ceiling Fan(s), Window Unit(s) Cooling, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Sewer/Septic - Approved System, 200+ Amp Service, 220 Volts, Has Laundry, Main Floor Laundry

Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Front Entry, Concrete Driveway, Gravel Driveway, Detached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Carpet Flooring, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Laminated Flooring, Dry Wall, Accessibility - 2+ Access Exits

Block Foundation, Asphalt Roof, Shingle Roof, Frame Exterior, Modular/Manufactured Exterior, Vinyl Siding

Backs to Trees, Front Yard, Irregular Lot, Rear Yard, Road Frontage, Secluded Lot, SideYard(s), Trees/Wooded, Privacy Fence, Wood Fence, Black Top Road

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Public Elementary (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Evelyn I Morris Early Childhood Center Milford School District Preschool-K Lincoln 4.87 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Geneva Academy K-12 Lincoln 3.89 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Ellendale(19941), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 1,726
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 24
  • Average salary of people in this community: $40,303
  • Closest Major Airport: Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Delmarva Shorebirds (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 7.47%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 81
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.76
  • Households w/ Children: 29%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 753 (68.8%)
  • Rented: 219 (20.0%)
  • Vacant: 122 (11.2%)
  • Total: 1,094

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 2,707
Households: 972
Median Age: 38.97

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.


Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index: 3 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.6%
  • Some High School: 18.1%
  • High School Graduate: 43.1%
  • Some College: 17.4%
  • Associate Degree: 7.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5.8%
  • Graduate Degree: 3.9%


  • White Collar: 49%
  • Blue Collar: 51%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $49,076

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Studio: $618
  • One Bedroom: $688
  • Two Bedroom: $915
  • Three Bedroom: $1,304
  • Four Bedroom: $1,477


The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

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16386 Beach Highway, Ellendale, DE 19941-2838

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