Wilmington (zip 28405), North Carolina 

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Population

34,446

+9.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$53,945

Median Home Price

$255,700

Median Age

42.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

5.1 / 7.3

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Wilmington (zip 28405), North Carolina

Mid-sized port city - Southern North Carolina coast. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in the 28405 zip code, while July and August are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: Wilmington (zip 28405)
Cost of Living: -7.0% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

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Wilmington, Nc Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wilmington (zip 28405) is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wilmington (zip 28405) jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wilmington (zip 28405)'s cost of living is 7.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wilmington (zip 28405)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in the 28405 zip code, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, New Hanover county flipped narrowly Democratic, 50.2% to 48.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Wilmington (zip 28405)'s population is 34,446 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 9.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wilmington (zip 28405) is Real Estate: $255,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.2%.

SCHOOLS
Wilmington (zip 28405) 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 28405). More Education



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Housing Market in Wilmington

It's a good time to buy in Wilmington. Home Appreciation is up 12.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Wilmington is $255,700.
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