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    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A+
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    NG
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    NG
West Hill is a neighborhood in Wilmington, Delaware. West Hill is in New Castle County and is one of the best places to live in Delaware. Living in West Hill offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In West Hill there are a lot of bars and parks. Residents of West Hill tend to be liberal. The public schools in West Hill are above average.
About West Hill...
Population

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$213,553
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$819
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    56%
  • Own
    44%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    283
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500
  • Theft
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$43,380
National
$55,322
Children
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
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West Hill Reviews

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Chester isn't the most liveliest of places, but I feel Widener is trying to make it a welcoming, exciting community.
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Not really a lot of active crime near here, it's pretty safe.
my experience in this area i would say it is great . i am enjoying it its peaceful ,loving and caring i say this because some times if you every need anything someone will help you out .