Mill Creek (Smyrna River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMill Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Smyrna River|
|Main source||Sewell Branch divide
about 0.25 miles east of Underwood Corners, Delaware
45 ft (14 m)
|River mouth||Smyrna River
about 1 mile northeast of Smyrna, Delaware
0 ft (0 m)
|Length||8.97 mi (14.44 km)|
|River system||Smyrna River|
|Basin size||12.63 square miles (32.7 km2)|
|Bridges||Underwoods Corner Road, Alley Corner Road, DE 300, Carter Road, US 13, DE 1, DE 6|
Mill Creek rises on the Sewell Branch divide about 0.25 miles east of Underwood Corners in Kent County. Mill Creek then flows northeast to meet the Smyrna River about 1 mile northeast of Smyrna, Delaware.
Mill Creek drains 12.63 square miles (32.7 km2) of area, receives about 44.9 in/year of precipitation, has a topographic wetness index of 631.41 and is about 2.1% forested.
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