Zip Code 19804 - Newport DE Homes Market Report
By David Henke, Realtor, Homes Just West of Philadelphia PA
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
The Newport DE (Zip Code 19804) real estate market is following the trends seen throughout the area with both home prices and activity easing. Although centered on Newport, zip code 19804 actually encompasses parts of three separate communities with the US Postal Service recognizing Stanton, Newport, and Wilmington as acceptable addresses. The Zip itself is bounded by the Christina River and White Clay Creek to the south, the old B&O freight railroad line to the north, the City of Wilmington to the east, and includes the Delaware Park Race Track to the west. According to the public records, this area includes over 6200 residential properties. Newport has a long history beginning with its first land grant in 1641 and was first developed as a port and trading area beginning in the 1730s....