26 S Perch Creek Drive, Newark, DE 19702 $425,000

Beds/Baths: 5/4.0
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,533
Acreage: 0.35
Age:24 years
Colonial, Traditional
MLS#: DENC2007806
Mobile#: 5186
Subdivision: Woodlands At Perch


This charming colonial home sits on a private lot on a cul-de-sac and backs to wooded space. Enter into the foyer with turned staircase by way of a covered front porch that runs the width of the house. To the right of the foyer is a main floor guest suite with full bath. It can also be converted back to a formal living room. To the left of the foyer is the formal dining room. Continue through to the eat-in kitchen with island and outside access. The kitchen opens to the family room with fireplace. A laundry room and access to the attached 2-car garage complete the main level. Upstairs, find the primary suite with large walk-in closet and 5-piece en suite. Three additional bedrooms and hall bath complete this level. The finished lower level adds an additional 746 sqft of finished space with a game room and exercise room as well as full bath and ample unfinished storage space. Enjoy the private rear yard that features a large deck, inground pool with paver patio and firepit while watching the deer that occasionally pass by. This home also features a new roof in 2015. This home offers a private setting while also enjoying close proximity to all that the area has to offer.

Dining Room: 13 X 11 - Main
Family Room: 18 X 13 - Main
Bedroom 1: 20 X 12 - Main
Kitchen: 17 X 13 - Main
Laundry: 7 X 6 - Main
Primary Bed: 17 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 13 X 10 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 13 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 5: 16 X 13 - Upper 1
Media Room: 27 X 13 - Lower 1
Exercise Room: 23 X 10 - Lower 1

Taxes: $3,834
Home Assoc: $125/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Christina


HOA: Yes;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Main Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Breakfast Area, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Entry Level Bedroom, Family Room Off Kitchen, Partially Finished Basement, Gas/Propane Fireplace

Block Foundation, Vinyl Siding, Exterior Lighting, Gutter System

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Public Elementary (10 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 1.7 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 1.92 mi
Thomson Estates Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 2.2 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Bear 2.7 mi
Holly Hall Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 3.37 mi
Oberle (William) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Bear 3.57 mi
McVey (Joseph M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.99 mi
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School K–12 Newark 4.11 mi
Gilpin Manor Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 4.26 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.49 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Elkton Middle Cecil County Public Schools 6–8 Elkton 4.09 mi
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School K–12 Newark 4.11 mi
Gauger-Cobbs Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 4.71 mi

Public High (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Newark 1.01 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 2.4 mi
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School K–12 Newark 4.11 mi
Elkton High Cecil County Public Schools 9–12 Elkton 4.4 mi

Private (9 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Christ The Teacher Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Newark 0.7 mi
Tarbiyah Islamic School Of Delaware Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 3.65 mi
Aquinas Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Bear 3.82 mi
Tri-State Christian Academy Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Elkton 3.97 mi
Delaware Tarbiyah School Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 4 mi
Immaculate Conception School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Elkton 4.02 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Presbyterian Preschool–12 Bear 4.59 mi
Shorehaven School Nonsectarian Ungraded Elkton 4.81 mi
Learning Express Academy Nonsectarian K–8 Newark 4.93 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Newark (19702), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 26
  • Average salary of people in this community: $52,877

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,932
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.84
  • Households w/ Children: 69%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,976 (57.3%)
  • Rented: 7,468 (35.7%)
  • Vacant: 1,449 (6.9%)
  • Total: 20,893

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: 55,192
Households: 19,444
Median Age: 34.00

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 3.7%
  • Some High School: 5.0%
  • High School Graduate: 26.8%
  • Some College: 18.7%
  • Associate Degree: 8.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.9%
  • Graduate Degree: 14.1%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $77,164

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: $1,317
  • One Bedroom: $1,072
  • Two Bedroom: $1,292
  • Three Bedroom: $1,410
  • Four Bedroom: $1,635

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26 S Perch Creek Drive, Newark, DE 19702

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