102 Western Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19805 $244,900

Beds/Baths: 3/1.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,520
Acreage: 0.17
Age:91 years
Style:
Bungalow
MLS#: DENC2003236
Mobile#: 4699
Subdivision: Elsmere
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

The Buyer's Buyer is unable to purchase. - Back to Active - UPDATES GALORE! Here's a great opportunity to live in a generously updated, three-bedroom, 1930’s bungalow home with a large covered (and freshly stained) front porch nestled on a well-sized lot in the historic Wilmington community of Elsmere. Notable landmark neighbors include the Elsmere Bark Park, Bob’s Place, Bacalao Fresh Supermarket, and Serpe & Sons Bakery (Yum!) You will delight in the spectacular way this property has been improved for the twenty-first century and the many benefits this home has to offer, including new LifeProof laminate flooring by Halstead New England throughout most of the main level, a new hot-water heater (2021), a new air-conditioning system (2020), and a new gas heating system in 2020. New wall-to-wall carpeting was installed where you want it, in the bedrooms. New cordless mini-blind window treatments are found throughout the house. The huge (23x12) and light-filled living room with five double-hung easy-clean windows and a lighted ceiling fan open to the spacious dining area with two side-by-side windows and a lighted ceiling fan. The adjoining step-down kitchen features a side-by-side stainless-steel refrigerator, a five-burner stainless-steel gas range with lighted range hood, a dishwasher, lots of handsome white wood cabinets, and plenty of beautiful counter space. A rear-facing security door leads down to a centered patio and grassy fenced yard. Two full-size bedrooms, a stylish full bath, a powder room, and a tucked-away laundry complete the main level. Upstairs is a generously sized (13x12) carpeted bedroom accessible from a large (17x13) bonus sitting room featuring an open-concept closet. The great location, close proximity to schools, shopping, dining, parks, and major highways are additional reasons for you to make 102 Western Avenue your new home.

Living Room: 23 X 12 - Main
Dining Room: 11 X 10 - Main
Kitchen: 12 X 10 - Main
Bedroom 1: 21 X 11 - Main
Bedroom 2: 11 X 10 - Main
Bedroom 3: 13 X 12 - Upper 1
Bonus Room: 13 X 17 - Upper 1
Laundry: 5 X 7 - Main
Taxes: $970
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated

Features

Utilities
Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 100 Amp Service, Circuit Breakers, Main Floor Laundry

Garage/Parking
Off Street, Paved Parking

Interior
Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Kitchen/Dining, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Eat-In, Partial , Carpet Flooring, Laminated Flooring, Energy Efficient Windows, Double Hung Windows, Insulated Doors, Six Panel Doors, Storm Doors

Exterior
Block Foundation, Asphalt Roof, Frame Exterior, Patio(s), Outbuilding(s), Street Lights

Lot
Front Yard, Level Lot, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Partially Fenced, Wood Fence

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Public Elementary (32 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Baltz (Austin D.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 0.54 mi
Douglass School Christina School District 3–12 Wilmington 0.59 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 1.04 mi
Richardson Park Learning Center Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 1.07 mi
Pulaski (Casimir) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 1.11 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 1.49 mi
Academia Antonia Alonso Academia Antonia Alonso K–5 Wilmington 1.55 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 1.67 mi
Marbrook Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 1.79 mi
Lewis (William C.) Dual Language Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 1.95 mi
Highlands Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 2.12 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District 2–12 Wilmington 2.4 mi
Mote (Anna P.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 2.49 mi
First State Montessori Academy First State Montessori Academy K–8 Wilmington 2.49 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 2.54 mi
Kuumba Academy Charter School Kuumba Academy Charter School K–8 Wilmington 2.59 mi
Shortlidge (Evan G.) Academy Red Clay Consolidated School District K–2 Wilmington 2.66 mi
Warner Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District 3–5 Wilmington 2.67 mi
Elbert-Palmer Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 2.72 mi
Stubbs (Frederick Douglass) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 2.76 mi
Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School K–8 Wilmington 3.21 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–8 Wilmington 3.32 mi
Harlan (David W. ) Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 3.69 mi
East Side Charter School East Side Charter School K–8 Wilmington 3.78 mi
Eisenberg (Harry O.) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 3.78 mi
Wilmington Manor Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 3.8 mi
The Colwyck Center Colonial School District Preschool New Castle 3.95 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 4.01 mi
Castle Hills Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.15 mi
Lombardy Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 4.37 mi
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 4.57 mi
Charter School of New Castle Charter School of New Castle K–8 New Castle 4.83 mi

Public Middle (12 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Douglass School Christina School District 3–12 Wilmington 0.59 mi
Bayard Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Wilmington 1.12 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 1.49 mi
Gateway Lab School Gateway Lab School 3–8 Wilmington 2.01 mi
duPont (Alexis I.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Greenville 2.06 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District 2–12 Wilmington 2.4 mi
Great Oaks Charter School Great Oaks Charter School 6–9 Wilmington 2.59 mi
McCullough (Calvin R. ) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 3.3 mi
Stanton Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 3.58 mi
duPont (Pierre S.) Middle School Brandywine School District 6–8 Wilmington 3.6 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 4.01 mi
Read (George) Middle School Colonial School District 6–9 New Castle 4.26 mi

Public High (16 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Douglass School Christina School District 3–12 Wilmington 0.59 mi
Charter School of Wilmington Charter School of Wilmington 9–12 Wilmington 1.07 mi
Calloway (Cab) School of the Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 1.07 mi
Conrad Schools of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 1.21 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9–12 Wilmington 1.22 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 1.49 mi
Delcastle Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Wilmington 2.07 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District 2–12 Wilmington 2.4 mi
Freire Charter School Freire Charter School Wilmington 8–12 Wilmington 2.52 mi
Howard High School of Technology New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Wilmington 2.74 mi
duPont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 2.75 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 4.01 mi
McKean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 4.2 mi
Dickinson (John) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.45 mi
The Wallace Wallin School Colonial School District 7–12 New Castle 4.69 mi
Penn (William) High School Colonial School District 9–12 New Castle 4.83 mi

Private (24 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
High Road School Of Delaware Nonsectarian 4–12 Wilmington 0.43 mi
Harvest Christian Academy - Wilmington Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–6 Wilmington 0.99 mi
Nativity Preparatory School Of Wilmington Roman Catholic 5–8 Wilmington 1.18 mi
Padua Academy Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 1.76 mi
Tower Hill School Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Wilmington 1.91 mi
Ursuline Academy (Pk-12) Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Wilmington 2.04 mi
St Peter Cathedral School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.1 mi
St Ann School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.21 mi
St Michaels School & Nursery Inc Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 2.41 mi
Sharon Temple Adventist School Seventh-Day Adventist 1–8 Wilmington 2.79 mi
Salesianum School Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 2.84 mi
Wilmington Friends School Friends Preschool–12 Wilmington 2.99 mi
Urban Promise School Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–6 Wilmington 3.34 mi
Serviam Girls Academy Roman Catholic 5–8 New Castle 3.41 mi
St John The Beloved School Roman Catholic K–8 Wilmington 3.52 mi
Developing Minds Preschool And Learning Center Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 3.93 mi
Maranatha Christian Academy Brethren Preschool–1 Wilmington 3.96 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Seventh-Day Adventist Preschool–8 Wilmington 4.08 mi
Program For Rigor And Innovation In Education Nonsectarian 6–8 Wilmington 4.28 mi
St Mary Magdalen School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 4.45 mi
Montessori Learning Centre Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.47 mi
Concord Preschool And Childcare Presbyterian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.68 mi
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 4.84 mi
Immaculate Heart Of Mary Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 4.9 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington (19805), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 21
  • Average salary of people in this community: $40,025

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 7,326
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.58
  • Households w/ Children: 68%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 7,956 (45.5%)
  • Rented: 6,885 (39.4%)
  • Vacant: 2,645 (15.1%)
  • Total: 17,486

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 38,984
Households: 14,841
Median Age: 34.50

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

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Education

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 7.5%
  • Some High School: 8.8%
  • High School Graduate: 39.5%
  • Some College: 16.8%
  • Associate Degree: 5.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13.5%
  • Graduate Degree: 8.0%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $46,515

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Studio: $785
  • One Bedroom: $831
  • Two Bedroom: $1,008
  • Three Bedroom: $1,211
  • Four Bedroom: $1,392

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102 Western Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19805

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