DE 20

Highway Review:
DE 20 is the main east-west route across central Sussex County. It travels through Seaford, Millsboro, and Dagsboro during its 42 miles. It ends duplexed with DE 54 at DE 1 in Fenwick Island.

Highway Information:
Distance: 42.3 miles
Counties traveled through: Sussex
Highway intersections: U.S. 13 (Mile 6.3), U.S. 13 (Mile 7.2), U.S. 9 (Mile 13.6), U.S. 113 (Mile 23.3), DE 24/30 (Mile 24.9), U.S. 113 (Mile 26.5), DE 26 (Mile 28.7), DE 26 (Mile 29.3), DE 17 (Mile 34.6), DE 54 (Mile 38.3), DE 1 (Mile 42.3)
Highway duplexes: U.S. 13 (Miles 6.3-7.2, 0.9 miles), U.S. 113 (Miles 23.3-26.5, 3.2 miles), DE 26 (Miles 28.7-29.3, 0.6 miles), DE 1 (Miles 38.3-42.3, 4.0 miles)

Maryland State Line, continues as Maryland Highway 392

DE 20 East assurance shield just east of the state line. U.S. 13 is
six miles ahead. (Photo taken 8/5/03)


DE 20 East at Alternate U.S. 13 in Seaford. The alternate route
is a former routing of the fedral highway through Seaford. Notice
the differing "ALT" and "ALTERNATE" tabs above the directional
tabs. (Photo taken 8/5/03)
U.S. 13 North/DE 20 West at DE 20 West in Seaford. The two
highways share a mile-long duplex on the east side of the town of
6,699 residents. (Photo taken 3/18/03)
U.S. 13 South/DE 20 East at DE 20 East. (Photo taken 3/16/03)
DE 20 East at U.S. 113 in Millsboro. DE 20 turns to the south
and duplexes with U.S. 113 for the next three miles. (Photo taken
DE 20/DE 26 East assurance shields in Dagsboro. (Photo taken
DE 20/DE 26 East as the highways prepare to turn to the left in
Dagsboro. The duplex lasts less than 2/3 mile. (Photo taken
DE 20/DE 26 East at DE 20 East in Dagsboro. (Photo taken
DE 20/DE 54 West at DE 20, west of Fenwick Island. The two
highways share a four-mile duplex from here to their eastern
terminus at DE 1. (Photo taken 8/3/03)

DE 1, Fenwick Island

DE 20/DE 54 East at DE 1. There is no "END" sign at this
terminus for either route that ends here. (Photo taken
DE 1 North at DE 20/DE 54 West in Fenwick Island. The
intersection is just feet north of the state line. (Photo taken
DE 1 South at DE 20/54 West in Fenwick Island. DE 1 enters
Ocean City, Maryland shortly. (Photo taken 3/18/03)
Another view of DE 1 South at the joint eastern termini of
DE 20 and DE 54, as seen four and a half months later.
(Photo taken 8/3/03)
DE 20/54 West assurance shields just west of DE 1. The
highways split in four miles. (Photo taken 3/18/03)
Another view of the first westbound assurance shields, as
seen four and a half months later. (Photo taken 8/3/03) Home --> Delaware Highway Guides --> Delaware State Highway Terminus Gallery & Guides

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Last updated November 09, 2003 11:42 PM