Sussex County Economic Development Office

Close to customers – 1) Less than 100 miles from major markets 2) Within 2 hours drive of Philadelphia, Baltimore, Wilmington and Washington DC 3) Nearly 1/4 of the US population is within 8 hours 4) Less than 2 hours from the Port of Wilmington

Easy Access:  1) Highways – convenient to I95 the nation’s preeminent north-south corridor 2) Less than 2 hours from BWI and Philadelphia Airports 3) Air – Delaware Coastal Airport located in Georgetown 4) Rail – Local rail feeds into Norfolk Southern rail system with connectivity to the CSX network 5) Waterways – The Nanticoke River links Sussex County to the shipping lanes of the Chessapeake Bay


Economic Development in Sussex County, Delaware