Sussex County Unincorporated Delaware Zoning Map

The Zoning Map for the City of Sussex County Unincorporated in Delaware divides the city’s real estate into zones based on land use and building regulations.

The Zoning Ordinance divides the city based on zoning, land use and building regulations information.

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Quick Stats: Sussex County Unincorporated’s Most Common Zones

General Residential - GR


42.97% Land Coverage

40,585 Area

Medium Density Residential - MR


17.48% Land Coverage

16,509 Area

Medium Density Residential And Residential Planned Community - MR/RPC


12.15% Land Coverage

11,477 Area

General Commercial - C-1


8.29% Land Coverage

7,828 Area

Heavy Industrial - HI-1


4.8% Land Coverage

4,536 Area

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Sussex County Unincorporated, Delaware Zoning Districts Explained

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Zone Code Zone Name
AR-1/RPC Agricultural Residential And Residential Planned Community
AR-1 Agricultural Residential
AR-2 Agricultural Residential
B-1 Neighborhood Business
B-2 Business Community
B-3 Business Research
C-1 General Commercial
C-2 Medium Commercial
C-3 Heavy Commercial
C-5 Service And Limited Manufacturing
CR-1 Commercial Residential
GR/RPC General Residential And Residential Planned Community
GR General Residential
HI-1 Heavy Industrial
HR-1/RPC High Density Residential And Residential Planned Community
HR-1 High Density Residential
HR-2/RPC High Density Residential And Residential Planned Community
HR-2 High Density Residential
I-1 Institutional
LI-1 Limited Industrial
LI-2 Light Industrial
MR/RPC Medium Density Residential And Residential Planned Community
MR Medium Density Residential
M Marine
VRP Vacation Retirement Residential And Park

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What is Zoning?

Zoning codes are a century old, and the lifeblood of all major U.S. cities, determining what can be built where and what activities can take place in a neighborhood. Zoning is how cities control the development and use of land. Zoning defines the legally permitted and prohibited uses of a piece of land, determining if plot of land can be used for commercial, industrial, residential or agricultural purposes. Essentially, it determines what can and cannot be built on a property.

Zoning and Real Estate Values

Zoning is the first stage of the home life cycle and a key influence on all other stages. Zillow has identified that zoning regulations are so important that they impact home values. Zillow Research found that home values grew most in markets with the strictest land use regulations. Home values in the most restrictive metropolitan areas grew an average of 23.4%, more than double the home value appreciation in the least restrictive metros. Zoning regulations are determined locally and some cities can have more restrictive regulation systems than others. However, within a city’s zoning system individual zones can be more restrictive and less restrictive, including different single family zones.

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