Carpenter, Delaware

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Carpenter, Delaware
Carpenter is located in Delaware
Carpenter is located in the United States
Coordinates: 39°49′06″N 75°27′52″W / 39.81833°N 75.46444°W / 39.81833; -75.46444Coordinates: 39°49′06″N 75°27′52″W / 39.81833°N 75.46444°W / 39.81833; -75.46444
CountryUnited States
CountyNew Castle
151 ft (46 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)302
GNIS feature ID213760[1]

Carpenter is an unincorporated community in New Castle County, Delaware, United States.[1] Carpenter is located where Delaware Route 92 crosses the former Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (now CSX Transportation's Philadelphia Subdivision), 6.5 miles northeast of Wilmington.[2][3]


  1. ^ a b "Carpenter". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ L. W. Heck, A. J. Wraight, D. J. Orth, J. R. Carter, L. G. Van Winkle, and Janet Hazen: Delaware Place Names, National Geological Survey Bulletin 1245, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1966, p. 25.
  3. ^ Delaware Department of Transportation (2008). Delaware Official Transportation Map (PDF) (Map). Dover: Delaware Department of Transportation. Retrieved July 21, 2016.