Wilmington is strategically located approximately mid-point between New York and Washington. Philadelphia's International Airport, the Greater Wilmington Airport, and Amtrak's main east coast line provide national and international accessibility. Three major interstate highways, excellent state highways and scenic U.S. routes link Wilmington to the entire east coast. One third of the nation's population and income is within a 350 mile radius of the City. Wilmington is home to more than 72,000 people of diverse backgrounds.
Wilmington is often referred to as the "corporate capital of the world". Over half of the Fortune 500 companies call Wilmington their corporate home. Outdoor enthusiasts appreciate Wilmington's 552 acres of picturesque parklands, which include the Brandywine Zoo, jogging trails, and wooded picnic and recreation areas