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Wilmington, North Carolina, violent crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 100, is 56. Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The US average is 41.4.

Wilmington, North Carolina, property crime, on a scale from 1 (low) to 100, is 65. Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The US average is 43.5.

  CRIMEWilmington, North CarolinaUnited States
  Violent Crime  55.831.1
  Property Crime  64.538.1


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Wilmington is a place where cops can buy houses with the money they made by selling cocaine, as Ron Hewett proved to the world. It's a place where crime is covered up... (read more)
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I don't get all the negativity about Wilmington. Perhaps it's to keep more people from moving here and clogging up the roads? I just moved here from a very large city in... (read more)
re: Stop Crying! - 10/24/2012
No one is bashing. Commentators are just stating their experiences as they have lived them. Although you contradict your own comments, like you wrote, "people have to be... (read more)
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Relax, you're in the South now.
I get a chuckle out of the negative reviews here regarding Wilmington (especially the cultural aspects). Wilmington was just rated the best riverfront city in the... (read more)
re: Neighborhoods of Wilmington - 8/21/2014
Hi Steve! Did you ever make the big move to Wilmington? Curious to see if you ended up here yet or were still looking! ... (read more)
Amazing place to call home!
Wilmington, NC is a truly awesome place to live! Having lived here for over 11 years now, I'm pretty sure I'm never leaving :) Since Wilmington is a peninsula -... (read more)
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