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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Wilmington, DE
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Average rent in Wilmington, DE

$1,484/mo Wilmington, DE average rental price, October 2022
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Apartments for rent in Wilmington, DE have an average price of $1,484 per month.

    Wilmington, DE apartment rent ranges

    About 7% of apartments in Wilmington, DE have rents ranging between $701-$1,000. The second most common rent range is over $1,001-$1,500, 48% of apartments. Around 1% of Wilmington’s apartments are in the $501-$700 price range. 2% of apartments are priced between < $500.

    Wilmington, DE rent trends

    Getting around in Wilmington, DE

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    Frequently asked questions

    What is the average size of a 3 bedroom apartment in Wilmington, DE?

    The average Wilmington, DE 3 bedroom apartment size is 2,210 sq. ft.

    What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Wilmington, DE?

    Renting a 3 bedroom apartment offers extra space compared to a 2 bedroom apartment, suited for a family or for sharing it with someone else.

    What are the downsides of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Wilmington, DE?

    A 3 bedroom apartment is more expensive than smaller units and it usually comes with higher utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments or 2 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Wilmington, DE.

    Wilmington, DE demographics

    A total population of 70,926 lives in Wilmington, DE, according to data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. Population statistics show that 37,522 of Wilmington’s residents are women and 33,404 are men. The median age of the population in Wilmington, DE is 36.3.

    Wilmington, DE households

    • 14,282 Family
      17,110 Non-family
    • 7,092 Children
      24,300 No Children
    • 31,392Total Number of Households
    • 2.16Average People Per Household
    • $49,354Median Household Income

    According to the U.S. Census, there are 31,392 households in Wilmington, DE. The Census estimates also show that 14,282 are family households and 17,110 are non-family households. Moreover, Wilmington has 7,092 households with children in Wilmington and 24,300 households without children. On average, about 2.16 people constitute a household in Wilmington, DE.

    Wilmington, DE education statistics

    According to U.S. Census Bureau estimates, the share of residents in Wilmington, DE that have no high school education is 3%, and the share of those who went to high school is 45%. 19% of residents have some college education, 6% have an Associate Degree, while 16% have a Bachelor Degree, and a share of 12% have a Graduate Degree.

    Look for 3 bedroom apartments near me

    Are you looking to upgrade to a larger apartment? Are there certain requirements that you and your family need to be able to find the perfect apartment? Browse 3 bedroom apartments near you on RentCafe to find the one that fits your family. Filter by size, price, and amenities both inside and outside the apartment, and check reviews by verified residents, to make sure you are choosing the apartment that is perfect for you and your family.

    Browse for 3 bedroom apartments near you, whether you want to stay in the same neighborhood or ZIP code, or in any city in the U.S. that you plan on moving to. We can help you find the one that is near all the essential places, such as stores, parks, schools and even your job, at the price that suits your budget. Your next home is waiting, let's find it!

    Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Wilmington, DE

    Upgrading to a 3 bedroom apartment can have its pros and cons. Most renters who are looking for a three bedroom rental is because they need extra space for a home office, or for a child. This size apartment is also practical to share with roommates as it actually saves money on rent when 3 or 4 people get together to rent a 3 bedroom unit. They are very spacious, averaging around 1,285 Sqft. Or you can get even more space if you select “3+” beds in the top menu. The only down side is that they cost more. In Wilmington, DE, rents on 3 bedroom apartments go up to $5,693. 24 rental properties offer 3 bedroom units in Wilmington, DE to choose from. You are more likely to find 3 bedroom apartments in primarily residential neighborhoods, away from business districts and urban cores.

    Tips on finding a cheap 3 bedroom apartment in Wilmington, DE

    For most renters, the cost of rent is the major pain point. The larger the apartment, the more money comes out of their pocket. For that reason, cheap 3 bedroom apartments are in high demand and hard to come by. Though rent prices can go as low as $659 in Wilmington, DE, the market is still tight. But with a little diligence and some handy search tools, you will find an affordable apartment. Try an area that’s further away from the main city attractions, or try an older building that may have cheaper apartments and a ton of charm. Try searching in more affordable neighborhoods, like Wilmington City or another nearby. Sometimes lower-priced residential areas have diversity and ethnic authenticity that lend them a lot of character and color.

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