By the Numbers: Ice Cream Statistics from Delaware Creameries and Parlors

From cold scoops to cold hard cash, here’s what it takes to get the good stuff when spring rolls around.

Flavors sold at
The Ice Cream Store
in Rehoboth Beach

Price per child (in dollars)
for an ice cream and pizza
party at Sweet Lucy’s
Ice Cream & Treats
in Wilmington

Year that King’s Ice Cream
opened in Milton
(they added the
Lewes shop in 1981)

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Visitors last Fourth of
July weekend to
the Old Fashioned
Ice Cream Festival
at Rockford Park

Million pounds of milk
produced each year
at Green Acres Farm
near Lewes, the site of
Hopkins Farm Creamery

Dollars needed to build the
creamery store and
processing facility
at the University of Delaware’s
UDairy Creamery in Newark

Jersey cows that produce the
milk used to make ice
cream at Woodside Farm
Creamery in Hockessin


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