Laurel is a town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. The population was 3,708 at the 2010 census. It once hosted the Laurel Blue Hens of the Eastern Shore Baseball League.
Laurel is located at 38°33′26″N 75°34′22″W / 38.55722°N 75.57278°W / 38.55722; -75.57278 (38.557091, -75.572789).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.7 square miles (4.5 km²), of which, 1.7 square miles (4.3 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²) of it (4.07%) is water.