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Living in Wilmington

Wilmington has an average Walk Score of 72 with 70,851 residents.

Wilmington has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Wilmington neighborhoods are Downtown, Quaker Hill and West Center City.

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Walk Score of Wilmington, DE

Wilmington is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Riverfront Wilmington

Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

Riverfront Wilmington

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Wilmington.

Wilmington Apartments for Rent

Wilmington Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 94 67 72 1,296
2 Quaker Hill 93 66 71 1,374
3 West Center City 86 65 70 2,249
4 Trinity Vicinity 85 64 74 716
5 East Side 83 65 72 4,623
6 Little Italy 83 49 69 2,009
7 Forty Acres 82 43 75 1,261
8 The Flats 81 46 68 2,080
9 Hilltop 80 56 63 5,919
10 Hedgeville 78 55 66 3,973
11 Brandywine Village 77 54 68 3,128
12 Cool Spring-Tilton Park 77 58 66 2,978
13 Delaware Avenue 76 49 70 3,645
14 North Brandywine 73 45 62 1,848
15 Wawaset Park 72 43 73 542
16 Bayard Square 71 49 61 2,014
17 Baynard Village 70 46 60 2,418
18 Eastlake 69 42 63 1,858
19 Vandever Avenue 68 52 66 1,912
20 Union Park Gardens 66 44 58 909
21 Harlan 64 41 51 4,604
22 Browntown 61 42 34 4,111
23 Riverside 61 38 56 1,061
24 Ninth Ward 59 42 49 1,374
25 The Highlands 59 37 65 2,754
26 Westmoreland 58 40 55 1,466
27 Triangle 58 44 58 1,643
28 11th Street Bridge 58 51 58 674
29 Brandywine Hills 36 36 34 984

Eating & Drinking

There are about 275 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Wilmington.

People in Wilmington can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Riverfront WilmingtonBirdhouses modeled after real homes in the Delaware area are scattered along the walk at the #riverfrontwilmington

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Transit Score of Wilmington, DE

Wilmington has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Wilmington apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Wilmington has good public transportation and about 37 bus and 1 rail lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Wilmington on public transit.

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Wilmington has about 2 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Wilmington, DE

Wilmington is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Riverfront Wilmington

Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

Riverfront Wilmington

Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

Riverfront Wilmington

Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

Riverfront Wilmington

Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

Riverfront Wilmington

Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

Riverfront Wilmington

thumbnail for Riverfront WilmingtonThis neighborhood institution is a great place to bring the kids! With a playground outside, dancing waiters on the hour and great seafood what more could you want? Or if you're looking for a more adult atmosphere, Iron Hill right next door is famous for its seasonal beers and delicious food! #riverfrontwilmington

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on Riverfront Wilmington

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Riverfront Wilmington

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Courtyard Wilmington Downtown

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Riverfront Wilmington

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Riverfront Wilmington

thumbnail for Riverfront WilmingtonYou can take a dinner cruise down the river or just take a tour on the Riverboat Queen. On the 4th of July this is the best spot to watch the fireworks from. #riverfrontwilmington

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on Riverfront Wilmington

Wilmington is Talking About...

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Riverfront Wilmington

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Riverfront Wilmington

thumbnail for Riverfront WilmingtonThe riverfront is not only scenic but historic. You can walk under these giants that were active years ago as well as hop on a train car! #riverfrontwilmington

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