Sussex Shores, Delaware

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Sussex Shores, Delaware
Sussex Shores is located in Delaware
Sussex Shores
Sussex Shores
Sussex Shores is located in the United States
Sussex Shores
Sussex Shores
Coordinates: 38°33′00″N 75°03′26″W / 38.55000°N 75.05722°W / 38.55000; -75.05722Coordinates: 38°33′00″N 75°03′26″W / 38.55000°N 75.05722°W / 38.55000; -75.05722
CountryUnited States
10 ft (3 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s)302
GNIS feature ID214709[1]

Sussex Shores is an unincorporated community in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. Sussex Shores is located along the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Route 1 north of Bethany Beach and south of Delaware Seashore State Park.[2] Sussex Shores was built in the 1950s and was the first of several developments built to the north of Bethany Beach.[3]


  1. ^ "Sussex Shores". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ General Highway Map: Sussex County, Delaware (PDF) (Map) (1992 ed.). 1:24,000. Dover, DE: Delaware Department of Transportation. January 4, 2016. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 28, 2017. Retrieved April 18, 2017.
  3. ^ James D. Meehan; Harold E. Dukes (1998). Bethany Beach Memoirs: A Long Look Back (Fourth Printing ed.). Harold E. Dukes. pp. 93, 155.
Preceded by
Delaware Seashore State Park
Beaches of Delmarva Succeeded by
Bethany Beach