Wilmington, Delaware 

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DELAWARE TOTAL CASES REPORTED

15,365

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

4,831,264

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

71,276

-0.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Median Income

$38,979

Median Home Price

$128,200

Best Places to Live in Wilmington, Delaware

Large city - Extreme southeastern Pennsylvania along the Delaware River at the New Jersey border. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Wilmington, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Education
-Historic interest
Cons
-Low economic growth
-Some urban decay
-Violent crime

 $649,900 
110 School Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 2725 SqFt
 $449,500 
403 Crest Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2400 SqFt
 $574,900 
733 Burnley Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3150 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington Metro Area

The “City of Brotherly Love,” a direct translation of its name from the Greek language, is one of the ten largest metropolitan areas in the United States. Philadelphia served as the nation’s first capital and cultural center before being replaced in these roles by Washington, D.C., and New York City, respectively. Since the Industrial Revolution, the city has prospered as an important port and manufacturing center. Today, it’s part of an economic corridor of large cities stretching down the East Coast from Boston to Washington, D.C.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Wilmington
Zip Codes: 19805 19802 19803 19801 19806
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 28 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wilmington is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wilmington jobs have increased by 2.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wilmington's cost of living is 10.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wilmington's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Wilmington, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
New Castle county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Wilmington's population is 71,276 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wilmington is $128,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -4.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Wilmington public schools spend $14,798 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Wilmington. More Education


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Housing Market in Wilmington

It's not a good time to buy in Wilmington. Home Appreciation is down -4.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Wilmington Real Estate

The median home price in Wilmington is $128,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Wilmington   18 Reviews
I Cannot Wait To Rid Myself of This Place - 10/4/2017
I'm ready to get away from this whole state, once and for all! There are no real jobs here. The cost of living is getting entirely too high, as well as the crime.... Read More

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Park Plaza - 8/22/2016
can anyone offer information on the Park Plaza, 1100 Lovering Ave,... Read More

So far I'm impressed with Wilmington - 6/1/2016
When we sold our house in the burbs and downsized to a condo in Wilmington all our friends thought we were nuts. What about the crime? Well, we've been here for a year... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN WILMINGTON, DELAWARE
19805 19802 19803 19801 19806

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NEW LISTINGS IN WILMINGTON
$649,900
110 School Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$449,500
403 Crest Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$574,900
733 Burnley Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$699,000
15 Walnut Ridge Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$329,500
3404 Silverside Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$350,000
101 and 103 Valley Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$229,900
423 Ohio Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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