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Wilmington is a ceety o the U.S. state o Delaware an the coonty seat o New Castle Coonty. Wi a population o 70,851 at the 2010 census, it is the maist populous ceety in the state.

Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington Delaware skyline.jpg
Dountoun Wilmington an the Christina River
Name oreegin: named efter Spencer Compton, Earl o Wilmington
Motto: In the middle of it all[1]
Nickname: Corporate Caipital o the Warld
Chemical Caipital o the Warld
Kintra Unitit States
State Delaware
Coonty New Castle
Elevation 92 ft (28.0 m)
Coordinates 39°44′45″N 75°32′48″W / 39.74583°N 75.54667°W / 39.74583; -75.54667Coordinates: 39°44′45″N 75°32′48″W / 39.74583°N 75.54667°W / 39.74583; -75.54667
Area 17.0 sq mi (44.0 km2)
 - land 10.9 sq mi (28 km2)
 - water 6.2 sq mi (16 km2), 36.47%
Population 71,525 (US: 464t) (2013)
Foondit March 1638
 - Incorporatit 1731
 - Borough Charter 1739
 - Ceety Charter March 7, 1832
Government Cooncil-mayor
Mayor Dennis P. Williams (D)
Timezone EST (UTC−5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
ZIP codes 19801-19810, 19850, 19880, 19884-19886, 19890-19899
Area code 302
Airport Wilmington Airport (ILG)
New Castle County Delaware incorporated and unincorporated areas Wilmington highlighted.svg
Location in New Castle Coonty an the state o Delaware.
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Location o Delaware in the Unitit States


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