Wilmington New Hanover County, North Carolina

Wilmington: City in and county seat of New Castle County, Delaware, United States

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About

Wilmington is a city located in the county of New Hanover in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 106,476. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 124,794 inhabitants.

The city was created 383 years ago in 1637.

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Wilmington Delaware skyline
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Geography

Wilmington is located at 34°13'33"N 77°56'41"W (34.2257300, -77.9447100).

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Weather

Wilmington forecast: A slight chance of rain showers after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 85. more

Wilmington Quick Facts

Population : 124,794 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : New Hanover County
Postal code : 19801-19810, 19850, 19880, 19884-19887, 19889-19899
Phone Area Codes : 302
Water as percent of area : 35.65%
Land as percent of area : 64.35%
Altitude : 92 feet / 28 meters
Capital city : Wilmington is capital of New Castle County
Establishment : January 01, 1638 (383 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 22:42:21 (16th October 2021)
Population growth : 14.68% (2010-2020)
Weather : 85℉ Sunny then Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

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  • Dennis P. Williams , 3 January, 2017 2013-01-08T00:00:00Z
  • Mike Purzycki , 2017-01-03T00:00:00Z

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Demographics

The population of Wilmington increased by 14.68% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 106,476 - census
2011 108,141 1.54% estimation process
2012 109,658 1.38% estimation process
2013 111,686 1.82% estimation process
2014 113,320 1.44% estimation process
2015 115,050 1.5% estimation process
2016 118,770 3.13% estimation process
2017 120,836 1.71% estimation process
2018 122,616 1.45% estimation process
2019 123,744 0.91% estimation process
2020 124,794 0.84% estimation process

Wilmington zip code is 28401. County name: New Hanover, County fips: 37129

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Local Places in Wilmington

1 City Council
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2 Wilmington Parks & Recreation
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3 Wilmington City Manager
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5 Housing Authority-Wilmington

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6 Wilmington Budget Office

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7 Wilmington Code Enforcement

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8 Wilmington City Garage

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9 Wilmington Finance Department

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People born in Wilmington (200)

People born in Wilmington, including lawyer Frederic Kimber Seward, chemist Robert W. Field, computer scientist Marshall Kirk McKusick, you can see a list of people who born in Wilmington.

Schools in Wilmington

College & universities near Wilmington, NC

Code Name City ZIP
198154 Cape Fear Community College Wilmington (NC) 28401-3910
199078 College of Wilmington Wilmington (NC) 28403
198978 Platt College-Miller-Motte-Wilmington Wilmington (NC) 28405
199218 University of North Carolina Wilmington Wilmington (NC) 28403-5963
198084 Brunswick Community College Bolivia (NC) 28422-9021

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wilmington, NC

Code Name Address Type
WMN Wilmington, NC 505 Cando St BUS
JNC Jacksonville, NC 850 New Bridge Street BUS
KNC Kinston, NC 101 East New Bern Road BUS
HVL Havelock, NC 201 Tourist Center Drive BUS

Post offices near Wilmington

Post Office Name City ZIP
Wilmington Post Office Wilmington (NC) 28401
Wilmington Main Post Office Wilmington (NC) 28401
Azalea Post Office Wilmington (NC) 28403
Dogwood Post Office Wilmington (NC) 28405
Leland Post Office Leland (NC) 28451

Other places with the same name (10)

Other cities in New Hanover County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in New Hanover County , NC. (more)

City Name Population Title
Masonboro 14,826 Township in New Hanover County, North Carolina
Murraysville 14,215 Township in New Hanover County, North Carolina
Myrtle Grove 8,875 Township in New Hanover County, North Carolina
Kings Grant 8,278 Township in New Hanover County, North Carolina
Ogden 6,766 Place in New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States of America
Carolina Beach 6,369 Town of the United States
Silver Lake 5,598 City in Shawnee County, Kansas, United States
Wrightsboro 4,896 Township in New Hanover County, North Carolina
Seagate 4,590 Census-designated place in the U.
Northchase 3,747 Township in New Hanover County, North Carolina
Bayshore 3,393 Township in New Hanover County, North Carolina
Skippers Corner 2,785 Township in New Hanover County, North Carolina
Wrightsville Beach 2,516 City in New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States of America
Kure Beach 2,077 City in New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States of America
Sea Breeze 1,969 Census designated place
Castle Hayne 1,202 Township in New Hanover County, North Carolina

Distance to Other Cities

Wilmington distances to largest North Carolina cities