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South Bethany
Sussex County, Delaware


"The Quiet Resorts"

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Statistics & Facts

The Delaware state capital is Dover.
The population of South Bethany is approximately 186 (2000), 449 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 247 (2010).
The amount of land area in South Bethany is 1.307 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.035 sq kilometers.
The distance from South Bethany to Washington DC is 114 miles.
The distance to the Delaware state capital is 51 miles. (as the crow flies)
South Bethany is positioned 38.51 degrees north of the equator and 75.05 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in southeast Delaware along the Atlantic coast. It is about four miles north of Ocean City, Maryland.
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History & History Related Items

South Bethany is a Town. It was incorporated in 1969. Bethany Beach as well as South Bethany are known as the "quiet resorts."
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Sussex County area information
The Town of South Bethany, Delaware, is a popular East Coast ocean resort. Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the Assowoman Bay, South Bethany is located approximately four miles north of Ocean City, Maryland. South Bethany is one of the few remaining areas in Delaware with beach front homes.
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South Bethany City Government

South Bethany
402 Evergreen Road
South Bethany, DE 19930
Phone: (302) 539-3653

South Bethany Police
402 Evergreen Road
South Bethany, Delaware 19930
Phone: (302) 539-3996
Emergency - Dial 911

South Bethany Schools

The children of South Bethany attend schools in the Indian River School District.

Indian River School District
31 Hoosier St.
Rte. 2, Box 156
Selbyville, DE 19975
Phone: 302-436-1000
Fax: (302) 436-1034 South Bethany


The population of South Bethany was:
1990 - 148
2000 - 186

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