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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Wilmington, Delaware is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Wilmington, Delaware is more expensive.

Overall, Wilmington, Delaware cost of living is 97.80.

  COST OF LIVINGWilmington, DelawareUnited States
  Overall  98100
  Grocery  117.1100
  Health  105100
  Housing  70100
  Utilities  127100
  Transportation  104100
  Miscellaneous  111100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
Summers are too much
It's not the heat, it's the humidity that kills you. I have zero tolerance for humidity, so that's why I'm looking to leave Delaware. Plus, in the winter when it does... (read more)
Climate in Wilmington
Wilmington (25 minutes S. of Philadelphia,PA) has delightful weather. The summers are a bit humid... (read more)
Location
There are many things to do in and around Wilmington. The location is great for culture and activities - Philadelphia, Baltimore, DC & New York City are all convenient... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: The Real Truth - 1/11/2014
There is not crime and poverty everywhere. It is a problem in certain areas but there are still more good areas than bad. There is NO poverty and little to no crime in... (read more)
re: The Real Truth - 1/11/2014
There is NOT crime and poverty EVERYwhere... Stop with the misinformed, lazy, elitist views. I'm not sure what your experience was/is with the city, but obviously not... (read more)
re: The Real Truth - 1/11/2014
There is NOT crime and poverty EVERYwhere... Stop spreading that lazy, elitist misinformation... Not sure what your experience with the city was/is, but I dare say there... (read more)
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