This city was one of the first to be colonized in 1631 and it remained the only significant settlement in Delaware for some time. Georgetown is nestled towards the bottom of Delaware and holds fast to its traditions and values. Come and see the parade for Return Day. It's an event that dates back to 1791 and it's when the townsfolk would gather in The Circle two days after an election to hear the results of a political campaign. Georgetown is also a great place to earn your degree. Students can choose one of the many schools in and around Georgetown.