Pennsville Real Estate
Settled in circa 1600, was claimed by Swedes and Finns who migrated from Newark, Delaware (Fort Christina) across the Delaware River to Salem County. The area provided the settlers a place to farm. Pennsville boasts of historic Riverview Beach Park, what was once the home to a small amusement park that hosted families from up and down the Delaware River. Now a flourishing recreational park for all to visit and enjoy. Pennsville has 3 elementary schools, a middle and high school. It also is home to a private Christian School, Salem county Christian academy that serves grades Pre K- 12. Pennsville is conveniently located near the NJ turnpike and 295, a major highway and artery that connects Florida to NY. It is only 10 minutes away from Delaware tax free shopping and a 30 minute commute to Philadelphia. Notable people from Pennsville are Gene Foster, player for the San Diego Chargers from 1965-1970, Von Homan professional BMX rider, and Chris Widger, retired MLB catcher.