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Wilmington, DE is a bustling city with a population of 70,926 people, and a population density of 6,454 people per square mile. Wilmington offers many diverse activities for both locals and visitors. Local businesses include the Grand Opera House, which dates back to 1871, and the Delaware History Museum. Year-round outdoor activities include hiking in Brandywine Valley Park or exploring downtown Wilmington's cobblestone streets. Other organizations in area are Riverfront Development Corporation and The Delaware Contemporary arts center. For sports fans there are many local events including baseball games at Frawley Stadium home of the Blue Rocks minor league team or hockey games at the Bob Carpenter Center home of the University of Delaware Men's Hockey Team.

The population in Wilmington is 70,926. There are 6,505 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Wilmington is 36.3, the US median age is 38.4. The number of people per household in Wilmington is 2.4, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Wilmington
- 29.2% are married
- 13.6% are divorced
- 16.8% are married with children
- 39.6% have children, but are single
Race in Wilmington

- 28.3% are White
- 57.2% are Black
- 1.5% are Asian
- 0.2% are Native American
- 0.2% claim Other
- 10.8% claim Hispanic ethnicity
- 1.8% Two or more races
- 0.0% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander

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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.  More

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Over 8 years ago

can anyone offer information on the Park Plaza, 1100 Lovering Ave,  More

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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  More

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