Alapocas, Delaware

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Alapocas, Delaware
Unincorporated community
Alapocas is located in Delaware
Alapocas is located in the US
Coordinates: 39°46′15″N 75°33′34″W / 39.77083°N 75.55944°W / 39.77083; -75.55944Coordinates: 39°46′15″N 75°33′34″W / 39.77083°N 75.55944°W / 39.77083; -75.55944
Country United States
State Delaware
County New Castle
Elevation 223 ft (68 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 302
GNIS feature ID 217138[1]

Alapocas is an unincorporated community in New Castle County, Delaware, United States.[1] It is a suburban development located just north of the city limits of Wilmington, Delaware, west of U.S. Route 202 (Concord Pike), and south of Delaware Route 141. It is also the location of Wilmington Friends School, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, and Alapocas Run State Park. It was established in 1936.[2]