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Wilmington, NC

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Wilmington, North Carolina, also known as Port City, is the ideal place for everyone. Located in between Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean, the city is perfect for boating and fishing. If the boating life is not for you there’s no need to worry because Wilmington has a lot of other fun and exciting things to do. For the history buffs Wilmington is home to many museums, and for the T.V. lovers the city is also the home of such shows as Dawson’s Creek and One Tree Hill.

Apartments in Wilmington NC


Amberleigh Shores
Beds: 1-3  •  Baths: 1-2


Clear Run
Beds: 1-3  •  Baths: 1-3


Mill Creek
Beds: 1-3  •  Baths: 1-3


The Creek
Beds: Studio-3  •  Baths: 1-2


Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2


Cape Harbor
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

Key City Stats

The average age of Wilmington, NC is
25 to 29
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 9.47%
  • 7.69%
  • 6.41%
  • Female
  • 7.4%
  • 6.8%
  • 5.22%
is average rent in Wilmington, NC
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 5.73%
  • 6.76%
  • 8.02%
of units are available for rent in Wilmington
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 1905
  • 131
  • 1876
Getting Around in Wilmington, NC

When looking for your next apartment, know that Wilmington is a very car dependent city. Wave Transit, part of the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority, services the city and offers buses and a free (yes, free) downtown trolley. Many highways cut through Wilmington making it easy to get to the surrounding areas.

Walk Score®
Transit Score®
"No Nearby Transit"
The average commuter time in Wilmington is:
10 to 14 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 3.58%
  • 6.69%
  • 0.74%

Outdoors in the Port City

<p>Wilmington got its name Port City due to the incredible fishing and boating available. Regardless of where your apartment is located some of the most beautiful beaches on the East Coast are only a short drive or walk away, and if you want to experience what the ocean has to offer then you can go on a boat tour or experience deep sea fishing. Want to keep your feet dry? No worries, the city has some of the most beautiful campgrounds you'll ever see! To see more on the interesting and amazing history of the Port City you can visit any of the action packed museums around town. There are tons of great attractions so don&Otilde;t wait any longer!</p>

Dinning in Wilmington

<p>When trying to find an apartment to rent, one of the main things to look for is the type of dining that you will enjoy. This is a well-rounded city that has all different types of dining, so wherever your new apartment is located, you can be sure to taste the best that the community has to offer. There are a wide variety of restaurants to fill just about any appetite.</p>

The Nightlife of Wilmington

<p>If you are looking to go dancing after dinner or have a cocktail to unwind after work you can find all types of nightlife entertainment, from Irish pubs to roof top clubs, there are plenty of places to go and enjoy yourself after-hours!</p>