Wilmington Real Estate Market Overview

Could Wilmington, DE be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Wilmington. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Wilmington such as... Newark and New Castle. When you’re ready, Trulia has 1,062 resale and new homes in Wilmington lined up for you, including 40 open houses, and 581 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$225,000

Median Sales Price

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$138

Price Per Sqft

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$1,350

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Wilmington show a -1% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 3% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Wilmington for May 25 to Aug 24 was $225,000 based on 147 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Wilmington was $138, an increase of 4% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Wilmington for Jul 25 to Aug 25 was $1,350.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Wilmington can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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46

Counts of Shooting

13

Counts of Assault

2

Counts of Arrest


Best Schools in Wilmington

There are 57 schools in Wilmington.

Elementary Schools
9

Lombardy Elementary School

Public, K - 5

9

Linden Hill Elementary School

Public, K - 5

9

Brandywine Springs School

Public, K - 8

Middle Schools
9

Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts

Public, 6 - 12

9

Brandywine Springs School

Public, K - 8

8

Conrad Schools Of Science

Public, 6 - 12

High Schools
9

Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts

Public, 6 - 12

8

Conrad Schools Of Science

Public, 6 - 12

3

Maurice J. Moyer Academy

Public, 6 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Wilmington by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
35%
Single residents
Home owners
74%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$58,215
Median household income
College educated
37%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Wilmington commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
93% commute by car
0% commute by bike
5% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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