Best Places to Live in Wilmington, DE!

We’ve highlighted so many amazing things to DO in Wilmington, but an even better question is… where should you LIVE? We’ve got you covered! We know the city has a ton of options, so we honed in on apartment buildings for this edition. Take a look at our list of some of the best places to live in Wilmington, DE!

1. The Residences at Christina Landing – The Riverfront is one of the most sought-after locations in Wilmington, and this building epitomizes its character. Extensive amenities are met with a great community to form the perfect living situation. See our video tour below!

Apartments range from: $1,535 – $3,924 per month

Featured amenities: Fitness center, coworking space, garage parking, valet dry cleaning, granite countertops, private balconies with a great view, pet friendly

2. 101 Du Pont Place – The Du Pont Building in downtown Wilmington is an icon… did you know you could LIVE there? 101 Du Pont Place has it all: luxury, convenience, and beauty, all in a building filled with the city’s history.

Apartments range from: $1,220 – $4,934 per month

Featured amenities: Private rooftop deck, custom kitchens, coworking space, concierge service, 24-hour gym, movie theater, pet-friendly

3. 2000 Penn – If you’re traveling down Pennsylvania Avenue, there’s no missing this breathtaking building. On top of being home to the workout studio HiLo House and other office spaces, 2000 Penn blends elegant modernity and ample amenities.

Apartments range from: $1,777 – $3,010 per month

Featured amenities: Great views, resort-style pool and sundeck, high-end fitness center, EV charging station, pet friendly & pet spa

4. PARQ at the Square – Trolley Square is fun for everyone from the young professional to families that like having Brandywine and Alapocas Park close. PARQ’s spacious, modern luxury apartments have great views of Wilmington’s historic district.

Apartments range from: $1,395– $2,755 per month

Featured amenities: Controlled access building, great views, business center, fitness center, utilities included

5. The Residences at Rodney Square – The centerpiece of downtown’s Rodney Square, these apartments in the former Wilmington Trust building are just as beautiful on the inside as they are grandiose on the outside. 

Apartments range from: $1,110 – $3,103 per month

Featured amenities: Resident lounge, coworking space, concierge, 24/7 fitness center, Play Where You Live program, theater room, pet-friendly

6. 101 Avenue of the Arts – Luxury apartments steps away from the Riverwalk sound good? AOTA is great for those who love the views and recreation of this area of Wilmington, while also prioritizing luxurious features in a new building.

Apartments range from: $1,435 – $3,390 per month

Featured amenities: Italian cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, Multimedia Clubroom, EV charging stations, fitness club, library

7. The Cooper – Going down Market Street, there’s no mistaking this building for anything else. The Cooper will give you a living experience like no other around. Check out their site for pics of the beautiful rooftop deck and private courtyard!

The Cooper

Apartments range from: $1,395 – $2,743 per month

Featured amenities: Rooftop deck, fitness center, private courtyard, keyless entry, pet-friendly

8. The Lofts at 2nd and Loma – Love the idea of loft apartment living? 2nd and Loma has you covered with studio, one and two-bedroom options located right in the historic (and super hip!) Lower Market Street district. 

Apartments range from: $1,299 – $1,699 per month

Featured amenities: Exposed brick and ductwork, vaulted ceilings, skylights and balconies, loft-style living, dishwasher and elevators

9. River Commons – River Commons offers its tenants affordability in a super convenient part of town. These apartments are right near several public transit hubs, as well as within walking distance of downtown Wilmington.

Apartments range from: $1,075 – $2,900 per month

Featured amenities: Fully equipped kitchens, off-street parking lot, washer and dryer, central air, private entrances, near public transit

10. The Residences at Harlan Flats – Another great option on the Riverfront, Harlan Flats have it all: modern style, wide open space, and easy access to some of the best parts of Wilmington, all available in spacious one or two-bedroom configurations.

Apartments range from: $1,653 – $4,045 per month

Featured amenities: Riverfront views, residential lounge, pool, fitness center, concierge, pet-friendly

11. The Residences at Justison Landing – Justison Landing is an awesome option for luxury living on the Christina River. Their units are super well equipped, with features like kitchen islands, European front-load washer and dryer, and Riverfront retail downstairs!

Apartments range from: $1,340 – $3,871 per month

Featured amenities: Onsite retail, exclusive discount access to Starbucks, fitness center, parking garage, concierge, pet-friendly

12. The Residences at Mid-town Park – Looking for something more urban? A great option is Mid-town Park. They are luxury urban apartments in Wilmington, DE that have high end finished details along with great views of the city and river.   

Apartments range from: $1,330 – $3,340 per month

Featured amenities: 24-hour fitness center, garage parking, resort style pool & courtyard, pet friendly community, resident lounge

13. Village At Fox Point – Last but not least, Village At Fox Point was awarded Best of Delaware Apartment living for their many acres and lucious greens on the property. They have a mix of apartment homes and townhomes. Check out their site for pictures! 

Apartments range from: $1,450 – $1,750 per month

Featured amenities: Scenery, renovated interiors, two-level fitness center, custom-designed swimming pool

See our video on Christina Landing!

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