455 Ruyter Drive, Frederica, DE 19946 $319,900

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,729
Acreage: 0.66
Age:33 years
MLS#: DEKT228680
Mobile#: 7901
Subdivision: Riverview Estates


Visit this home virtually: http://www.vht.com/433858757/IDXS - Welcome to Riverview Estates! You'll begin to experience the tranquil setting as you drive up to this home nestled in trees with it's beautiful landscaping including a fountain in the front yard pond. Serenity unfolds into the backyard where you will find newly - refinished decking that nearly spans the width of the home. The shaded areas are perfect for relaxing under the trees with a good book. The interior of this custom built home has so much natural light and such a versatile floor plan that the rooms can be utilized to fit your lifestyle. The main level has a beautiful sun room which has a lovely view of the rear yard, master bedroom with its private bath and access to a cozy deck, living room, kitchen with breakfast bar, dining area and family room with a fireplace. Upstairs you will find 3 bedrooms, hall bath, a 2nd family room/game room/ playroom or however you choose to utilize this space and a walk in attic with ample storage. In the 2 car side entry garage you will find newly built-in floor-to-ceiling shelving for additional storage. A job transfer is the only reason this home is available. There has been numerous updates in the short time the seller has owned this home to include a Bosch 18-20 SEER heat pump, Ameristar 4 ton air conditioner, 10 x 16 shed, pond pump & filter, garage door opener, deck skirting, privacy gate & remodeled side entry way. Seller is offering a 1 year home warranty at settlement for the buyer.

Living Room: 18 X 14 - Main
Dining Room: 13 X 12 - Main
Family Room: 22 X 14 - Main
Sun/Florida Room: 16 X 14 - Main
Kitchen: 16 X 14 - Main
Laundry: Main
Half Bath: Main
Master Bed: 14 X 14 - Main
Master Bathroom: Main
Bedroom 1: 13 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 12 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 12 X 12 - Upper 1
2nd Stry Fam Rm: 14 X 12 - Upper 1

Taxes: $2,255
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Lake Forest


Forced Air Heating, Heat Pump(s), Electric, Natural Gas, Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, Electric, Well Water, Gravity Septic Field, On Site Septic, 220 Volts

Attached Garage, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Island, Pantry, Stall Shower, Accessibility - Doors - Swing In

Crawl Space Foundation, Vinyl Siding, Outbuilding(s)

Backs to Trees

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Public Elementary (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Lake Forest East Elementary School Lake Forest School District K-3 Frederica 2.87 mi
J. Ralph Mcilvaine Early Childhood Center Caesar Rodney School District Preschool-K Magnolia 3.47 mi
Lake Forest North Elementary School Lake Forest School District Preschool-3 Felton 3.75 mi
Lake Forest Central Elementary School Lake Forest School District 4-5 Felton 3.85 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Polytech High School Polytech School District 9-12 Woodside 3.7 mi
Lake Forest High School Lake Forest School District 9-12 Felton 3.84 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Central De Christian Academy Preschool-8 Dover 4.99 mi

Catholic (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Thomas More Preparatory Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Magnolia 4.21 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Frederica(19946), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 2,976
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 24
  • Average salary of people in this community: $39,903
  • Closest Major Airport: Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Delmarva Shorebirds (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 13.83%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 227
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.64
  • Households w/ Children: 30%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 1,509 (69.6%)
  • Rented: 394 (18.2%)
  • Vacant: 264 (12.2%)
  • Total: 2,168

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: 5,031
Households: 1,903
Median Age: 41.81

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.


Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index: 3 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 3.1%
  • Some High School: 12.6%
  • High School Graduate: 34.6%
  • Some College: 17.4%
  • Associate Degree: 9.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12.0%
  • Graduate Degree: 10.7%


  • White Collar: 44%
  • Blue Collar: 56%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $60,290

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: $832
  • One Bedroom: $899
  • Two Bedroom: $1,037
  • Three Bedroom: $1,510
  • Four Bedroom: $1,827


The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

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455 Ruyter Drive, Frederica, DE 19946

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