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2020 Compare Cities Housing:
High Point, NC vs Wilmington, NC

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Highlights
- The median age of a home in Wilmington is 5.7% older than the median age of a home in High Point.
- Homes are 22.1% more expensive likely to be rented in Wilmington than in High Point.

Housing
 High Point, NCWilmington, NCUnited States
 353340
 $127,700$230,500$231,200
 7.7%7.6%6.7%
 25.2%30.5%35.6%
 11.0%10.4%27.4%
 $12.5$8.8$11.8
 47.9%39.3%56.0%
 12.0%11.8%12.2%
 40.1%48.9%31.8%
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 Avg Rent For Home Or Apartment
 High Point, NCWilmington, NCUnited States
 $928$1,604$1,470
 $666$756$821
 $722$838$930
 $838$1,062$1,148
 $1,124$1,486$1,537
 $1,316$1,802$1,791
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 Vacant Housing
 High Point, NCWilmington, NCUnited States
 2.3%3.3%2.1%
 0.9%0.5%0.5%
 1.0%0.9%1.0%
 0.5%0.9%0.5%
 1.0%2.7%4.0%
 6.3%3.4%4.2%
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 Owner-Occupied Housing Value
 High Point, NCWilmington, NCUnited States
 1.4%2.2%3.5%
 2.1%0.8%3.1%
 4.3%0.9%3.9%
 9.1%2.1%5.4%
 11.1%3.4%6.3%
 24.9%13.9%14.7%
 19.8%17.4%14.6%
 18.3%25.5%18.7%
 6.5%13.9%11.0%
 1.1%6.3%6.2%
 1.1%7.1%7.0%
 0.1%3.5%2.7%
 0.1%2.1%1.5%
 0.0%0.5%0.5%
 0.1%0.3%0.7%
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 Housing Units By Year Built
 High Point, NCWilmington, NCUnited States
 0.7%1.4%0.9%
 2.2%2.1%2.3%
 21.1%14.8%14.5%
 17.8%22.0%14.0%
 10.7%16.4%13.6%
 12.6%13.6%15.5%
 17.8%22.0%14.0%
 10.4%6.5%10.5%
 5.8%6.2%5.1%
 7.0%9.3%12.9%

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Reviews for High Point    7 Reviews
Climate - 6/28/2012
Mild winter lovely spring with flowers blooming hot miserable humid summer breath taking... Read More

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nice city - 3/7/2011
High Point is a very nice... Read More

Employment - 10/29/2010
There is no longer a job market in High Point, NC. ... Read More

Reviews for Wilmington    66 Reviews
Racism? - 12/16/2019
I am a Floridian looking to move up north, I’ve heard great things about Wilmington, however I’ve also heard it can be a racist state. For those who live in Wilmington,... Read More

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Still a wonderful place - 9/19/2019
We do have a beach house in Wilmington for almost a year. It's a nice small town (yes, it's growing), with historical center / fast access to beaches / a lot of great... Read More

Two Very Enthusiastic Paws Up! - 12/31/2018
Update- we have been living in Wilmington for almost a year now... so here it is, the paws-itive and the negative. We stayed through Hurricane Florence, we helped our... Read More

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ZIPS IN HIGH POINT, NORTH CAROLINA
27265 27260 27262 27282 27235
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28403 28412 28409 28405 28401

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