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Delaware’s largest city, Wilmington is located at the confluence of the Christina and Brandywine Rivers and is the economic and cultural hub of the First State.

With a history dating back to the mid-1600s, Wilmington is comprised of several neighborhoods, including Brandywine Hills, Gander Hill, Prices Run, Riverside and Baynard Village.

One of America’s most heavily traveled highways, Interstate 95, runs through Wilmington and connects motorists traveling between the Baltimore/Washington area and the states of New Jersey and New York.

The city also features a vibrant riverfront area that includes such highly visited sites as the Delaware Children’s Museum, the Wilmington Blue Rocks’ Stadium, which also houses the Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame, and the Shipyard Shops.

Wilmington also boasts nine areas within the city that are designated historic districts, including the areas of Rockford Park, Quaker Hill, Baynard Boulevard and Delaware Avenue.

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839 Kirkwood St, WILMINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 2 SqFt

839 Kirkwood St, WILMINGTON

$7,500 ↓ $3,000
17 E 24th St, WILMINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,125 SqFt

17 E 24th St, WILMINGTON

$12,000 ↓ $6,000
727 N Scott St, WILMINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,075 SqFt

727 N Scott St, WILMINGTON

$15,900 ↓ $2,000
710 N Spruce St, WILMINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,075 SqFt

710 N Spruce St, WILMINGTON

$19,500 ↓ $500
532 S Buttonwood St, WILMINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 875 SqFt

532 S Buttonwood St, WILMINGTON

$20,000
712 E 22nd St, WILMINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,100 SqFt

712 E 22nd St, WILMINGTON

$22,000
116 Gale Dr, WILMINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0 SqFt

116 Gale Dr, WILMINGTON

$25,000
1117 Pleasant St, WILMINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 925 SqFt

1117 Pleasant St, WILMINGTON

$25,900 ↓ $2,600
909 E 17th St, WILMINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,025 SqFt

909 E 17th St, WILMINGTON

$26,900 ↓ $1,000

Wilmington is probably most well known as the national financial center for the credit card industry. Major credit card issuers, including Bank of America, J.P. Morgan Chase and Barclays are headquartered in the city.

Other attractions in Wilmington include Delaware Park, the state’s most notable horse racing track and casino, the Delaware Art Museum, the Grand Opera House, the Hotel DuPont and events at the nearby University of Delaware in Newark.

The state’s largest medical hospital, Christiana Medical Center, and largest shopping mall, Christiana Mall, are also just outside the city limits of Wilmington.

Some of Delaware’s biggest and most well known festivals are also in Wilmington, including the Clifford Brown Jazz Festival, the Italian Festival run by St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, the Greek Festival, Haneef’s African Festival and thePeople’s Festival, which is an annual tribute to one-time resident Bob Marley.

The Wilmington Grand Prix is also held in the city annual and is considered one of the premier bicycle races in the United States.

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Listing information last updated on December 14th, 2019 at 12:04pm CST.

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