The City of Middletown, DE
Middletown is a popular city in the state of Delaware with a total of 12,726 residents living there. Middletown is ranked as the fourth most populated city in Delaware and the 2133rd most populated city in the United States, and is located in New Castle County. The largest nearby city to Middletown is Wilmington, approximately 24 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Middletown, including Great Wall, Halcyon Soup & Sandwich Company, Bogey's Bar and Grill, Clubhouse and Quiznos Sub. For a larger selection of Middletown restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Middletown Golf Courses, Museums and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, Back Creek Golf Club, White Cedar/Pin Oaks Course at Wild Oaks Golf Club, Vince's Sport Center Par 3 Golf Course and Fort Delaware. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Middletown please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Middletown:
- Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL)
- Wilmington New Castle Airport (ILG)
Middletown, Delaware Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Middletown experiences an average high temperature of 68 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 45 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.5 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Middletown with daytime temperatures averaging 84 degrees in the summer, and 44 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Middletown to receive an average of 2.99 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.66 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -15 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Middletown should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 67 degrees, and nighttime lows of 44.
Middletown, Delaware Attractions
1Air Mobility Command Museum - , Dover Air Force Base,
Dover Air Force Base or Dover AFB is a United States Air Force base located two miles southeast of the city of Dover, Delaware.
2American Swedish Historical Museum - , Philadelphia,
The American Swedish Historical Museum is the oldest Swedish-American museum in the US. It is located in Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park in the South Philadelphia neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on part of a historic 17th-century land grant originally provided by Queen Christina of Sweden to settlers of New Sweden.
3Amstel House - New Castle,
Amstel House, which is also referred to as Dr. Finney House, is a preserved building in New Castle, Delaware in the US. 19th century New Castle's decline meant that many owners of homes could no longer afford to make changes to them, which is why so many buildings were preserved. That changed, however, when New Castle was "rediscovered" during the Colonial Revival phase of the 1920s and 1930s and old buildings began to be torn down and replaced by new construction.
4Back Creek Golf Club - Middletown,
The Back Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in New Castle County Delaware. Built in 1997, this Middletown course designed by David E. Horne & Allen Liddicoat is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 302-378-6499. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda short required.
Address: 101 Back Creek Dr, Middletown, DE 19709
5Barratt's Chapel - Frederica,
Barratt's Chapel is a chapel in Kent County, Delaware. It was built in 1780, on land donated by Philip Barratt, a prominent political figure in the area. Barratt, who had recently become a Methodist, wanted to build a center for the growing Methodist movement in Delaware.
6Bartram's Garden - , Philadelphia,
Bartram's Garden is the oldest surviving botanic garden in North America, including an historic botanical garden and arboretum, that can be found on the west bank of the Schuylkill River, near the intersection of 54th Street and Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Located within Fairmount Park, the grounds are open daily except for holidays; admission is free, and guided tours are given for $10 adult, $8 senior, $8 members or free with Bartram Program Pass, children free.
7Blue/White Course at Beckett Golf Club - , Swedesboro,
The Blue/White Course at Beckett Golf Club is a 27 hole public golf course in Gloucester County New Jersey. Built in 1964, this Swedesboro course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 856-467-4700. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Old Kings Hwy, Swedesboro, NJ 8085
8Bowers Beach - , Bowers,
Bowers is a town in Kent County, Delaware. It is part of the Dover, Delaware Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the town is 330.
9Brandywine Battlefield Park - , Chadds Ford,
Brandywine Battlefield Historic Site is an historical park that was operated by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, on 50 acres, near Chadds Ford, Delaware County, Pennsylvania in the US. It was the site of the Battle of Brandywine fought on September 11, 1777, during the American Revolution. The battle was a major victory for the British and enabled them to capture the city of Philadelphia.
10Brandywine River Museum - , Chadds Ford,
The Brandywine River Museum is a museum of regional and American art located on U.S. Route 1 in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania on the banks of the Brandywine River. The museum is known for its collection of works by hundreds of artists, including three generations of the Wyeth family--N.C., Andrew and Jamie.
Middletown, Delaware Hotels
2Motel 6 Wilmington New Castle
1200 West Avenue I-295 At New Castle Avenue/sr 9
New Castle, DE
8Howard Johnson Inn Suites & Conference Center
1119 S College Avenue
Newark, DE 19713
Middletown, Delaware Restaurants
This is a list of Middletown Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Chinese Restaurants, Pizza Restaurants and Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops. Happy Dining!
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