5 Bennett Street, Selbyville, DE 19975 $459,990

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,900
Acreage: 0.51
Age:50 years
MLS#: DESU2035854
Subdivision: Meadow View Estates


Your beach home without the beach price - 10.5mi to the Ocean in Fenwick Island or Ocean City, MD, 12mi to Bethany. What a transformation - this 4BR/2.5BA Dutch Colonial has been updated and upgraded - new LVP flooring, new carpet, new paint, new kitchen appliances, new bathroom vanities, new fixtures. Tons of room and a flexible floorplan - including a huge workshop / exercise space. Large living room w/brick-surround woodstove and sliders to the screened porch. Formal dining room w/chairrail molding. Bright and cheery kitchen - crisp white cabinetry, new granite counters, new stainless steel appliances, new LVP flooring, and a cozy breakfast space with double-windows overlooking the yard. Nice-sized laundry room w/utility sink, LVP floors. Flex/recreation room features a jetted corner tub for relaxing, leads out to the attached 1-car garage. Massive workshop / sports and game room / flex space with concrete floor, tall ceilings leads out to the 2+car attached carport. A half bath completes the first floor. Upstairs, an expansive room, accessed from the primary bedroom or off the hallway - features a brick-surround woodstove insert - could function as a large 4th bedroom or additional living / flex / game room - whatever you like! Primary bedroom w/ double-closets, and full, en-suite bath -- new LVP flooring, new vanity, tile-accented walls, step-in shower. 2 additional bedrooms w/new carpet, a smaller flex room/office/study, and a 2nd full bath w/tub/shower combo, new LVP flooring, new vanity, fixtures. So much space - so many options - so close to the beloved Delaware beaches - tax-free shopping, events of all kinds in all seasons, unique dining, boardwalks and more -- yet tucked away on a small street on a roomy lot. Be sure to watch the walk-through video! Sizes, taxes approximate. Agent has financial interest; owners are licensed realtors in the states of Delaware and Maryland.

Primary Bed: Upper 1
Primary Bath: Upper 1
Bedroom 2: Upper 1
Full Bath: Upper 1
Bedroom 3: Upper 1
Bedroom 4: Upper 1
Bonus Room: Upper 1
Dining Room: Main
Kitchen: Main
Half Bath: Main
Laundry: Main
Recreation Room: Main
Taxes: $2,078
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Indian River


Forced Air Heating, Propane - Leased, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, Hookup Laundry, Main Floor Laundry

Attached Carport, Attached Garage, Driveway, Additional Storage Area, Garage - Side Entry, Attached Garage Spaces #: 1; Attached Carport Spaces #: 2;

Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Carpet, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Primary Bath(s), Stall Shower, Carpet Flooring, Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring, Fireplace Insert, Accessibility - 2+ Access Exits, Window Screens, Storm Doors

Crawl Space Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Frame Exterior, Porch(es), Screened Porch/Deck

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Public Elementary (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Indian River Intensive Learning Center Indian River School District Preschool Selbyville 0.41 mi
Southern Delaware School of the Arts Indian River School District K–8 Selbyville 0.45 mi
Showell (Phillip C.) Elementary School Indian River School District Preschool–5 Selbyville 0.66 mi
Carver (G.W.) Educational Center Indian River School District 1–12 Frankford 4.46 mi
Showell Elementary Worcester County Public Schools Preschool–3 Berlin 4.81 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Selbyville Middle School Indian River School District 6–8 Selbyville 0.97 mi
Carver (G.W.) Educational Center Indian River School District 1–12 Frankford 4.46 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Carver (G.W.) Educational Center Indian River School District 1–12 Frankford 4.46 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Berlin 4.98 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Selbyville (19975), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 27
  • Average salary of people in this community: $50,796

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 322
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.23
  • Households w/ Children: 30%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 3,243 (42.4%)
  • Rented: 933 (12.2%)
  • Vacant: 3,471 (45.4%)
  • Total: 7,647

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: 9,341
Households: 4,176
Median Age: 55.70

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 5.1%
  • Some High School: 7.0%
  • High School Graduate: 28.6%
  • Some College: 21.6%
  • Associate Degree: 9.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 17.5%
  • Graduate Degree: 10.9%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $58,546

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: $1,207
  • Two Bedroom: $933
  • Three Bedroom: $1,321
  • Four Bedroom: $1,517

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. , (443) 978-3330

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Listing data as of 3/27/2023.

5 Bennett Street, Selbyville, DE 19975

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