Nassau, Delaware

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Unincorporated community
Nassau is located in Delaware
Location within the state of Delaware
Nassau is located in the US
Nassau (the US)
Coordinates: 38°45′7″N 75°11′16″W / 38.75194°N 75.18778°W / 38.75194; -75.18778Coordinates: 38°45′7″N 75°11′16″W / 38.75194°N 75.18778°W / 38.75194; -75.18778
Country United States
State Delaware
County Sussex
Elevation 26 ft (8 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 19969
Area code(s) 302
GNIS feature ID 214371[1]

Nassau is an unincorporated community in eastern Sussex County, Delaware, United States. It lies just off Delaware Route 1 west of Lewes and northeast of the town of Georgetown, the county seat of Sussex County.[2] Its elevation is 26 feet (8 m).[1] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 19969.[3]

Nassau, like much of central Delmarva, is part of the Salisbury, Maryland-Delaware Metropolitan Statistical Area.


  1. ^ a b "Nassau, Delaware". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2008-03-04. 
  2. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '08. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2008, p. 24.
  3. ^ Zip Code Lookup