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Harbeson
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Delaware
County Sussex
Elevation 36 ft (11 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 19951
Area code(s) 302
GNIS feature ID 214054

Harbeson is an unincorporated community in east central Sussex County, Delaware, United States. It lies at the intersection of U.S. Route 9/Delaware Route 404 and Delaware Route 5, east of the town of Georgetown, the county seat of Sussex County. Its elevation is 36 feet (11 m). Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 19951.

Harbeson is part of the Salisbury, Maryland-Delaware Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History

Harbeson was named for Harbeson Hickman, a large landowner.

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