With a total area of a little over 5.5 sq. miles, the town of Milford is located beside the river Mispillion. Milford is a city of Kent and Sussex counties and is a part of the Delaware state. During the last century, the shipping industry flourished in the area. These locations have now turned historical places and attract a lot of tourists in the area. This helps the local economy and also helps the growth of other service oriented businesses. Some of the notable residents in the town are John Lofland, Robert Crumb, Simmie Knox among others.