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Best Places To Live In Wilmington, DE

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  • Wilmington, DE
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 71,502
  • I first visited Wilmington, DE as a child and was taken back by the beauty of the cobble stone streets. The largest city in Delaware, Wilmington is filled with history. One of the first cities in the…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score93
  • Haverford College, PA
  • City: 22.3mi / 36.0km away
  • Population: 1,306
88
  • Ardmore, PA
  • City: 22.4mi / 36.0km away
  • Population: 12,592
  • I experienced an excellent stay while living in Ardmore Pennsylvania. The city is located amid both Delaware and Montgomery Counties. Ardmore is situated west of Philadelphia. The town has an overflowing…[read more]
87
  • Pike Creek, DE
  • City: 8.7mi / 14.0km away
  • Population: 8,466
85
  • Swarthmore, PA
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 6,218
85
  • Bellefonte, DE
  • City: 2.8mi / 4.5km away
  • Population: 1,253
84
  • Bryn Mawr, PA
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.9km away
  • Population: 3,545
84
  • Narberth, PA
  • City: 23.6mi / 37.9km away
  • Population: 4,305
84
  • Prospect Park CDP, PA
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 224
83
  • Brookhaven, PA
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 8,056
83
  • Broomall, PA
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 10,935
  • I live in Broomall, PA, and I can tell you for a fact, it is the best city to live. My parents and I have been living in Broomall for thirty years now. I schooled here. The schools are excellent.…[read more]
83
  • Arden, DE
  • City: 5.7mi / 9.2km away
  • Population: 485
82
  • Rose Valley, PA
  • City: 13.5mi / 21.7km away
  • Population: 944
82
  • Media, PA
  • City: 14.9mi / 23.9km away
  • Population: 5,345
81
  • Downingtown, PA
  • City: 20.9mi / 33.6km away
  • Population: 7,940
81
  • North Star, DE
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 7,567
80
  • Rutledge, PA
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 766
80
  • Pike Creek Valley, DE
  • City: 8.9mi / 14.3km away
  • Population: 10,077
  • If you are looking for a place to live that gives you a decent commute to Philly, but yet gives you a great community to reside in, then consider living in Pike Creek Valley, Delaware. I have lived here…[read more]
79
  • Village Green-Green Ridge, PA
  • City: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • Population: 8,002
78
  • Chester Heights, PA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 2,581
78
  • Ridley Park, PA
  • City: 14.7mi / 23.7km away
  • Population: 7,032
78
  • West Chester, PA
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 19,434
  • I love West Chester! It's a charming small suburb of Philadelphia, PA. I've been living in the city of West Chester practically all my life and haven't considered moving. The schools are excellent if you…[read more]
78
  • Richwood, NJ
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 3,478
78
  • Norwood, PA
  • City: 16.3mi / 26.2km away
  • Population: 5,900
77
  • Morton, PA
  • City: 16.3mi / 26.3km away
  • Population: 2,684
77
  • Kennett Square, PA
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.5km away
  • Population: 6,139
77
  • Glenolden, PA
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.4km away
  • Population: 7,167
77
  • Penn Wynne, PA
  • City: 22.2mi / 35.7km away
  • Population: 5,535
77
  • Edgemoor, DE
  • City: 1.9mi / 3.1km away
  • Population: 6,335
76
  • Hockessin, DE
  • City: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 13,702
  • If you're looking for beautiful suburban neighbourhoods surrounded by a peaceful natural setting then Hockessin is a city that you find very appealing. Living in Hockessin has been a wonderful…[read more]
76
  • Folsom, PA
  • City: 15.3mi / 24.6km away
  • Population: 8,448
76
  • Beckett, NJ
  • City: 8.9mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 4,792
75
  • Linwood, PA
  • City: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 3,461
75
  • Ardentown, DE
  • City: 5.7mi / 9.2km away
  • Population: 311
74
  • Prospect Park, PA
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.5km away
  • Population: 6,467
74
  • Drexel Hill, PA
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 28,224
  • Drexel Hill is a fun little city not too far from Philadelphia and it has a lot of fun activities you can do. If you like golf, you'll have nearly half a dozen courses to choose from. For me, the best…[read more]
74
  • Manayunk, Philadelphia, PA
  • Neighborhood: 25.9mi / 41.7km away
  • Population: 12,005
74
  • Cheyney University, PA
  • City: 13.7mi / 22.0km away
  • Population: 663
74
  • Swedesboro, NJ
  • City: 11.8mi / 18.9km away
  • Population: 2,606
74
  • West Grove, PA
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 2,850
73
  • Caln, PA
  • City: 22.4mi / 36.1km away
  • Population: 1,570
73
  • Woodlyn, PA
  • City: 14.0mi / 22.5km away
  • Population: 9,434
73
  • Folcroft, PA
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 6,616
72
  • New Castle, DE
  • City: 4.9mi / 7.9km away
  • Population: 5,372
72
  • Boothwyn, PA
  • City: 8.3mi / 13.4km away
  • Population: 5,493
72
  • Newark, DE
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • Population: 32,941
  • Newark, DE is filled with lots of fun activities that are ideal for families or friends. If you've been living in the area for a while and have run out of things to do, here are a few suggestions that…[read more]
72
  • Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA
  • Neighborhood: 22.5mi / 36.3km away
  • Population: 22,301
71
  • Greenwich, NJ
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 2,492
71
  • Bear, DE
  • City: 11.3mi / 18.2km away
  • Population: 19,904
  • I'm the type of person that absolutely thrives on freedom and diversity. That's why when I visit my friends living in the City of Bear, DE, I enjoy myself so much. You can truly find your niche here.…[read more]
71
  • Aldan, PA
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.4km away
  • Population: 4,170
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  • Greenville, DE
  • City: 4.7mi / 7.5km away
  • Population: 2,265

Listed above are the best places to live in Wilmington, DE for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Wilmington, DE, followed by the best places to live near Wilmington, DE, sorted by Livability Score.

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