Wilmington, North Carolina

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Wilmington, North Carolina
Clockwise, frae tap left: USS North Carolina, the Cape Fear Memorial Brig, Wilmington Ceety Centre on the Cape Fear River, an Hoggard Hall on the campus o UNC Wilmington
Clockwise, frae tap left: USS North Carolina, the Cape Fear Memorial Brig, Wilmington Ceety Centre on the Cape Fear River, an Hoggard Hall on the campus o UNC Wilmington
Offeecial logo o Wilmington, North Carolina
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Nickname(s): 
The Port City
Location within New Hanover Coonty
Location within New Hanover Coonty
Wilmington is locatit in North Carolina
Wilmington
Wilmington
Location within North Carolina
Wilmington is locatit in the US
Wilmington
Wilmington
Location within the Unitit States
Coordinates: 34°13′24″N 77°54′44″W / 34.22333°N 77.91222°W / 34.22333; -77.91222Coordinates: 34°13′24″N 77°54′44″W / 34.22333°N 77.91222°W / 34.22333; -77.91222
KintraUnitit States
StateNorth Carolina
CoontyNew Hanover
Incorporatit20 Februar 1739/40
Named forSpencer Compton, 1st Yerl o Wilmington
Govrenment
 • MayorBill Saffo (D)
Area
 • Ceety107.4 km2 (41.5 sq mi)
 • Land106.2 km2 (41.0 sq mi)
 • Water1.2 km2 (0.5 sq mi)
Elevation
9 m (30 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Ceety106,476
 • Estimate 
(2018)[1]
122,607
 • Density990/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
 • Urban
254,884 (US: Leet o Unitit States urban auries)
 • Metro
282,573 (US: 167t)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
28401-28412
Aurie code(s)910
FIPS code37-74440
GNIS featur ID1023269[2]
Sister ceetiesDandong, Liaoning, China
Doncaster, South Yorkshire, Unitit Kinrick
Bridgetown, Barbados
San Pedro Town, Belize
Wabsteidhttp://www.wilmingtonnc.gov/

Wilmington is a port ceety an the coonty seat o New Hanover Coonty in coastal sootheastren North Carolina, Unitit States.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Population estimates". Retrieved July 11, 2019. 
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008.