Wilmington (zip 28401), North Carolina 

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Population

23,923

+8.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$28,356

Median Home Price

$151,800

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Best Places to Live in Wilmington (zip 28401), North Carolina

Mid-sized port city - Southern North Carolina coast. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in the 28401 zip code, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Wilmington, NC Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Historic downtown
Nearby beaches
Mild winters
Cons
Isolation
Cost of living
Crime rates

What Bert Has To Say About Wilmington Metro Area

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.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: New Hanover County
Metro Area: Wilmington Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Wilmington
Zip Codes: Wilmington (zip 28401)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wilmington (zip 28401) is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wilmington (zip 28401) jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wilmington (zip 28401)'s cost of living is 12.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wilmington (zip 28401)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
New Hanover county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Wilmington (zip 28401)'s population is 23,923 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wilmington (zip 28401) is Real Estate: $151,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.9%.

SCHOOLS
Wilmington (zip 28401) public schools spend $8,949 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Wilmington (zip 28401). More Education



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Housing Market in Wilmington

It's a good time to buy in Wilmington. Home Appreciation is up 11.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Wilmington is $151,800.

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Relocation - 9/10/2014
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