Courts in New Castle County, Delaware

There are 8 Courts in New Castle County, Delaware, serving a population of 555,036 people in an area of 427 square miles. There is 1 Court per 69,379 people, and 1 Court per 53 square miles.

In Delaware, New Castle County is ranked 3rd of 3 counties in Courts per capita, and 1st of 3 counties in Courts per square mile.

List of New Castle County Courts

Find New Castle County, Delaware courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts.


Claymont Justice Court 130 Hickman Road Claymont, DE

Middletown Justice Court 757 North Broad Street Middletown, DE

New Castle County Court 500 North King Street Wilmington, DE

New Castle Justice Court 61 Christiana Road New Castle, DE

Newark Alderman Court 220 South Main Street Newark, DE

Newport Alderman Court 15 North Augustine Street Wilmington, DE

West Wilmington Justice Court 210 Greenbank Road Wilmington, DE

Wilmington Justice Court 300 North Walnut Street Wilmington, DE

About New Castle County Courts

Courts in New Castle County, DE are government institutions that resolve legal disputes in accordance with local New Castle County and Delaware law and are housed in New Castle County courthouses. Courts are divided into Criminal Courts and Civil Courts. In New Castle County Criminal Courts, the government prosecutes a case against parties accused of breaking the law. In New Castle County Civil Courts the Court resolves disputes between citizens.

You may contact Courts for questions about:
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New Castle County Jury Duty Requirements
Convicted Felons DisqualifiedYes
English RequiredYes
Residency RequirementCounty Resident: 1 Day
Minimum Age18
Time Since Prior Jury Service2 years