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Pros

-Historic downtown
-Nearby beaches
-Mild winters

Cons

-Isolation
-Cost of living
-Crime rates


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Wilmington is an old Colonial port city known for shipping, agricultural processing, and flowers. The historic town center and waterfront along the Cape Fear River is interesting and attractive. Due to its historic interest and its location on a peninsula formed by the Cape Fear River on the west and the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway on the east, housing costs and cost of living tend to be higher than other small North Carolina cities.

Highlights


Mid-sized port city - Southern North Carolina coast See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
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Metro Area: Wilmington Metro Area
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City: Wilmington, Murraysville, ... 25 total
Zip Codes: 28403, 28412, ... 17 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Wilmington


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Wilmington Metro Area is 4.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wilmington Metro Area jobs have Increased by 3.20 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Wilmington Metro Area's cost of living is 4.00% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Wilmington Metro Area's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Wilmington Metro Area's population is 277,969 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 86.38 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Wilmington Metro Area is $199,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -3.36%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Wilmington Metro Area public schools spend $8,801 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Wilmington Metro Area. Learn more...

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