Porter, Delaware Article

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Porter, Delaware
Porter is located in Delaware
Porter is located in the US
Coordinates: 39°36′01″N 75°41′24″W / 39.60028°N 75.69000°W / 39.60028; -75.69000
PORTER DELAWARE Latitude and Longitude:

39°36′01″N 75°41′24″W / 39.60028°N 75.69000°W / 39.60028; -75.69000
CountryUnited States
State Delaware
County New Castle
59 ft (18 m)
Time zone UTC-5 ( Eastern (EST))
 • Summer ( DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 302
GNIS feature ID216185 [1]

Porter is an unincorporated community in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. [1] Porter is located at the intersection of Porter Road and Old Porter Road southwest of Bear, [2] and is the location of a junction between the Norfolk Southern Railway and the Delmarva Central Railroad. [2] [3]


  1. ^ a b "Porter". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ a b Delaware Department of Transportation (2008). Delaware Official Transportation Map (PDF) (Map). Dover: Delaware Department of Transportation. Retrieved July 21, 2016.
  3. ^ "Delmarva Central Railroad". Carload Express. Retrieved March 27, 2017.