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Living in Wilmington

Wilmington has an average Walk Score of 73 with 70,851 residents.

Wilmington has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Wilmington neighborhoods are Downtown, Quaker Hill and Trinity Vicinity.

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Walk Score of Wilmington, DE

Wilmington is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

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 95 67 55 1,296
2 Quaker Hill 94 66 52 1,374
3 Trinity Vicinity 90 64 54 716
4 West Center City 88 65 51 2,249
5 East Side 86 66 54 4,623
6 Hilltop 82 56 50 5,919
7 Little Italy 81 51 52 2,009
8 Brandywine Village 81 55 56 3,128
9 The Flats 79 46 67 2,080
10 Cool Spring-Tilton Park 79 59 43 2,978
11 Forty Acres 78 46 57 1,261
12 Hedgeville 77 57 48 3,973
13 Delaware Avenue 75 53 66 3,645
14 Bayard Square 74 49 47 2,014
15 Union Park Gardens 74 43 56 909
16 North Brandywine 74 46 50 1,848
17 Vandever Avenue 73 54 52 1,912
18 Baynard Village 72 47 58 2,418
19 Wawaset Park 69 43 56 542
20 Westmoreland 66 40 56 1,466
21 Eastlake 66 43 49 1,858
22 Ninth Ward 64 43 53 1,374
23 Harlan 62 41 50 4,604
24 Triangle 62 47 69 1,643
25 11th Street Bridge 60 51 45 674
26 Browntown 60 44 39 4,111
27 Riverside 58 38 45 1,061
28 The Highlands 56 38 45 2,754
29 Brandywine Hills 35 36 42 984

Eating & Drinking

There are about 312 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 34 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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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

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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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 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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Courtyard by Marriott Wilmington Downtown

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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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