61 Kells Avenue, Newark, DE 19711-5159 $339,900

Beds/Baths: 4/1.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,175
Acreage: 0.28
Age:72 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: DENC317382
Mobile#: 6933
Subdivision: Newark
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Charm abounds in this 2-story Cape built in 1947 on an oversized (6250 sq ft) corner lot (zoned RD/ “duplex”), one block from University of Delaware campus. This comfortable home was built with quality craftsmanship and features hardwood floors throughout, a chef’s kitchen, built-in bookshelves in most rooms, and mature landscaping highlighted by a large, shade-casting oak tree in the back yard. First floor has separate kitchen, pantry, dining room, living room, office (or bedroom) and 1/2 bathroom. Dine and relax in the 3-season screened porch. In winter, sit by the living room’s cozy wood-burning, brick fireplace. Second floor features 4 bedrooms, ample (7!) closets, and a full bath. Attic has hardwood floors, as well as a small office/hobby room. Full, unfinished basement and attached garage offer potential for additional living spaces. Updated roof and energy efficient windows throughout. Walk to UD, Newark’s Main Street, restaurants, and shopping. Easy access to I-95.

Kitchen: 13 X 12 - Main
Living Room: 19 X 15 - Main
Dining Room: 15 X 13 - Main
Office: 13 X 9 - Main
Laundry: 7 X 6 - Main
Bathroom 1: 16 X 12 - Upper 1
Bathroom 2: 15 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 14 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 13 X 9 - Upper 1
Bonus Room: 12 X 12 - Upper 2
Screened Porch: 9 X 7 - Main

Taxes: $1,898
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Christina

Features

Utilities
Hot Water Heating, Radiator Heating, Natural Gas, Window Unit(s) Cooling, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Private/Community Water, Public Sewer, Circuit Breakers, Main Floor Laundry, Natural Gas Available

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Rear Entry, Asphalt Driveway, Attached Garage Spaces #: 1;

Interior
Attic, Built-Ins, CeilngFan(s), Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Full Basement, Hardwood Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Brick Fireplace, Dry Wall, Plaster Walls, Double Pane Windows, Replacement Windows

Exterior
Brick/Mortar Foundation, Asphalt Roof, Fiberglass Roof, Brick Exterior, Cast Iron Plumbing, Copper Plumbing, CPVC/PVC Exterior, Galvanized Plumbing, Porch(es), Outbuilding(s), Sidewalks

Lot
Corner Lot, Landscaping, Level Lot, Rear Yard, Corner Lot/Unit, City View, Board Fence, Paved Road

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Public Elementary (19 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
West Park Place Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 0.6 mi
Mcvey (Joseph M.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 1.23 mi
Brookside Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 1.33 mi
Downes (John R.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 1.53 mi
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School K-11 Newark 1.55 mi
Smith (Jennie E.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 1.98 mi
Maclary (R. Elisabeth) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 2.09 mi
Delaware School For The Deaf Christina School District Preschool-12 Newark 2.35 mi
Las Americas Aspira Academy Las Americas Aspira Academy K-8 Newark 2.8 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.2 mi
Cecil Manor Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Elkton 3.67 mi
Wilson (Etta J.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.68 mi
Gallaher (Robert S.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.96 mi
Marshall (Thurgood) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 4.09 mi
Forest Oak Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Newark 4.26 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-12 Newark 4.26 mi
Jones (Albert H.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Christiana 4.69 mi
Heritage Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 4.87 mi
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 4.99 mi

Public Middle (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School K-11 Newark 1.55 mi
Kirk (George V.) Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Newark 1.98 mi
Gauger-Cobbs Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Newark 2.05 mi
Delaware School For The Deaf Christina School District Preschool-12 Newark 2.35 mi
Las Americas Aspira Academy Las Americas Aspira Academy K-8 Newark 2.8 mi
Shue-Medill Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Newark 2.9 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-12 Newark 4.26 mi
Skyline Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Wilmington 4.96 mi

Public High (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Newark High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 0.97 mi
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School K-11 Newark 1.55 mi
Delaware School For The Deaf Christina School District Preschool-12 Newark 2.35 mi
Christiana High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 2.98 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 3.47 mi
Cecil County School Of Technology Cecil County Public Schools 11-12 Elkton 3.79 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-12 Newark 4.26 mi

Private (15 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Newark Center For Creative Learning K-8 Newark 0.32 mi
The College School 1-8 Newark 0.72 mi
University Of Delaware Lab Preschool Preschool-K Newark 0.72 mi
The New School Ungrade-Ungrade Newark 1 mi
St Paul's Lutheran School Preschool-Preschool Newark 1.07 mi
Newark Day Nursery And Children Center Ungrade-Ungrade Newark 1.09 mi
Islamic Academy Of Delaware Preschool-8 Newark 2.85 mi
Aletheia Christian School & Daycare Center Preschool-8 Newark 2.87 mi
Goddard Early Learning Center Preschool-K Newark 2.9 mi
Super Kids Pre School & Kindergarten Preschool-K Newark 3.04 mi
Pike Creek Christian School Preschool-8 Newark 3.49 mi
Tutor Time Child Care Preschool-6 Newark 3.79 mi
Edu Care Preshool & Day Care Preschool-Preschool Newark 4.09 mi
Learning Express Academy K-8 Newark 4.32 mi
Tender Loving Kare Academy Preschool-2 Newark 4.84 mi

Catholic (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Holy Angels Elementary School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Newark 2.29 mi
St Mark's High School Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 4.47 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Newark(19711), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 87,206
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 24
  • Average salary of people in this community: $53,392
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 1.04%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,912
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.55
  • Households w/ Children: 22%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 22%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 12,653 (61.8%)
  • Rented: 6,921 (33.8%)
  • Vacant: 915 (4.5%)
  • Total: 20,489

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: 52,351
Households: 19,574
Median Age: 31.69

Climate and Weather

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Education

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Educational Climate Index: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.4%
  • Some High School: 3.6%
  • High School Graduate: 18.9%
  • Some College: 16.7%
  • Associate Degree: 6.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 27.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 24.3%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 33%
  • Blue Collar: 67%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $72,130

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: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686

Crime

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