The town of Smyrna, Delaware is located in the Dover metropolitan area.
Smyrna is reasonably good for those who enjoy quiet areas, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around the airport (Smyrna Airport) or one of the railway lines.
The predominant housing types in Smyrna are single detached homes and townhouses. This town has a variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 80% of the population of this town own their home while renters make up the remainder. Around half of properties in this town were built since the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
It can be very hard to reach high schools and primary schools on foot from properties for sale in this town. As far as food is concerned, house buyers in this part of the Dover metropolitan area typically have to use a car to do their groceries in one of approximately 10 stores.
Commuting by car is especially convenient in Smyrna. Coming across a place to park is easy, and many real estate listings are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. On the other hand, the public transit service in Smyrna is not very frequent. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the town. Traveling on foot is not very practical for residents in this part of the Dover metropolitan area as almost no common errands can be run without the use of a car.