Walk Score Logo
Go
Locate me

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 Trinity Vicinity.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Wilmington, DE

Wilmington is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Walk Score Map

25
100
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

Rank

#

Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Downtown 95 67 72 1,296
2 Quaker Hill 93 66 71 1,374
3 Trinity Vicinity 89 64 74 716
4 West Center City 86 65 70 2,249
5 East Side 85 66 72 4,623
6 Forty Acres 82 43 75 1,261
7 The Flats 81 46 68 2,080
8 Little Italy 80 49 69 2,009
9 Brandywine Village 80 54 68 3,128
10 Delaware Avenue 78 49 70 3,645
11 Cool Spring-Tilton Park 77 58 66 2,978
12 Hilltop 77 56 63 5,919
13 North Brandywine 74 45 63 1,848
14 Baynard Village 72 46 64 2,418
15 Wawaset Park 72 43 75 542
16 Vandever Avenue 70 55 68 1,912
17 Bayard Square 70 49 62 2,014
18 Hedgeville 70 56 66 3,973
19 Union Park Gardens 69 44 59 909
20 Eastlake 69 42 67 1,858
21 Westmoreland 64 40 55 1,466
22 Ninth Ward 64 42 51 1,374
23 Triangle 63 44 62 1,643
24 Harlan 63 41 53 4,604
25 Riverside 61 37 61 1,061
26 The Highlands 60 37 66 2,754
27 11th Street Bridge 58 51 60 674
28 Brandywine Hills 37 35 36 984
29 Browntown 29 29 41 4,111

Eating & Drinking

There are about 285 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.

Restaurant Choices Map

= More Choices

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

Mallory Slade
on Riverfront Wilmington

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 33 bus and 1 rail lines.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Wilmington

Wilmington has about 2 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Wilmington, DE

Wilmington is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

25
100
Bike
Score

     o__
    _.>/ _
___(_)_\(_)___
          
Bike
Lanes

________________
 __  __  __  __
________________
          
Hills
          _
         / \
   _   _/   \
__/ \_/      \__
          
Bike
Commuters
              _
             |_|
/\           |_|
[]...........|_|
          

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

Mallory Slade
on Riverfront Wilmington

Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

Riverfront Wilmington

Photo of Courtyard Wilmington Downtown in Wilmington

Courtyard Wilmington Downtown

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

Mallory Slade
on Riverfront Wilmington

Wilmington is Talking About...

play drink money tired food car delaware run school delaware memorial bridge walk music job sleep god party song fight movie eat

Wilmington is all about:

Tweet @WalkScore
Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

Riverfront Wilmington

Photo of Riverfront Wilmington in Wilmington

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

Mallory Slade
on Riverfront Wilmington

Walk Score Professional

Real Estate

Walk Score Neighborhood Map

Join over 30,000 sites that use our Neighborhood Map to showcase rental and for sale properties.

Software Developers

Walk Score APIs

Build apps with Walk Score, public transit data, and commute and travel times via Walk Score APIs.

Data and Analysis

Walk Score Data and Research

Use Walk Score data for real estate, public health, finance, and urban planning research and analysis.