Richard Scully, who operated a coal and lumber business at Pomeroy, laid out 240 building lots called Pomeroy Heights in 1928. 
Homes in Pomeroy Heights generally have approximately 1,500 sq. ft. of interior living space. Lot sizes range from one-quarter to more than one-half acre.
Entry into the neighborhood is from Old Wilmington Road southbound, onto Lincoln Avenue, or West Lincoln Highway (business Route 30, eastbound) onto Washington Lane.