226 Penny Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19809 $279,000

Open House: Sun, Sep 23, 1:00PM-3:00PM
Beds/Baths: 3/1.0
Acreage: 0.23
Age:68 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: 1002755234
Mobile#: 6177
Subdivision: Penny Acres
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Charming North Wilmington ranch, located in the desirable neighborhood of Penny Acres and Brandywine School District, has been meticulously maintained! This home features one floor living with a spacious floor plan. You will find a cozy living room complete with wood burning fireplace. A bright, comfortable family room opens to the kitchen. Dining room boasts views of a large backyard and neighborhood. Off the family room is a shaded deck overlooking the fenced in yard and garden. Additional kitchen access to the backyard makes this home perfect for entertaining! A front patio provides additional outdoor living space. Gleaming hardwood floors are found throughout living, dining and bedrooms. There is an attached garage and a driveway allowing space for additional parking. Exterior has been freshly painted and driveway resealed. Located just minutes away from I95, SEPTA and Amtrak train stations, shopping and restaurants. Convenient access to Philadelphia, Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley attractions. A wonderful place to call home!!!

Master Bed: 14 X 13 - Main
Bedroom 1: 10 X 10 - Main
Bedroom 2: 14 X 11 - Main
Kitchen: 14 X 9 - Main
Dining Room: 13 X 11 - Main
Family Room: 23 X 9 - Main
Living Room: 21 X 13 - Main
Attic:
Taxes: $2,064
Home Assoc: $25/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Brandywine

Features

Community
HOA: Yes;

Utilities
Oil Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, 100 Amp Service, Basement Laundry

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Attached Garage Spaces #: 1;

Interior
Full Basement, Walkout Level Basement, Fully Carpeted Flooring, Vinyl Flooring, Wood Flooring, Brick Fireplace

Exterior
Pitched Roof, Shingle Roof, Stucco Exterior, Deck(s), Patio(s)

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Public Elementary (28 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Harlan (David W. ) Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 0.91 mi
Mount Pleasant Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 0.96 mi
East Side Charter School East Side Charter School Preschool-8 Wilmington 1.15 mi
Delaware College Preparatory Academy Delaware College Preparatory Academy K-5 Wilmington 1.38 mi
Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School Thomas A. Edison Charter School K-8 Wilmington 1.6 mi
Carrcroft Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 1.61 mi
Lombardy Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 1.83 mi
Shortlidge (Evan G.) Academy Red Clay Consolidated School District K-2 Wilmington 1.92 mi
Warner Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District 3-5 Wilmington 1.96 mi
Kuumba Academy Charter School Kuumba Academy Charter School K-6 Wilmington 2.1 mi
Academia Antonia Alonso K-2 Wilmington 2.1 mi
Stubbs (Frederick Douglass) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Wilmington 2.1 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-12 Wilmington 2.21 mi
First State Montessori Academy K-7 Wilmington 2.27 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 2.41 mi
Lewis (William C.) Dual Language Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 2.69 mi
Highlands Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 2.8 mi
Elbert Palmer Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 2.85 mi
Maple Lane Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Claymont 2.89 mi
Forwood Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 2.92 mi
Reach Academy For Girls Reach Academy For Girls K-8 Claymont 3.56 mi
Pulaski (Casimir) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 3.63 mi
Claymont Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Claymont 3.71 mi
Hanby Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 3.8 mi
Charles W Bush School Brandywine School District Preschool-K Wilmington 3.8 mi
Lancashire Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 4.13 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 4.78 mi
Baltz (Austin D.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 4.9 mi

Public Middle (14 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
East Side Charter School East Side Charter School Preschool-8 Wilmington 1.15 mi
Dupont (Pierre S.) Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 1.15 mi
Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School Thomas A. Edison Charter School K-8 Wilmington 1.6 mi
Prestige Academy Prestige Academy 5-8 Wilmington 2.03 mi
Great Oaks Charter School 6-8 Wilmington 2.1 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-12 Wilmington 2.21 mi
First State Montessori Academy K-7 Wilmington 2.27 mi
Springer Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 2.88 mi
Bayard Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Wilmington 3.45 mi
Reach Academy For Girls Reach Academy For Girls K-8 Claymont 3.56 mi
Dupont (Alexis I.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Wilmington 3.77 mi
Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.4 mi
Talley Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 4.5 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 4.78 mi

Public High (12 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Mount Pleasant High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 0.62 mi
Howard High School Of Technology New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Wilmington 2.08 mi
Freire Charter School 8-11 Wilmington 2.1 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-12 Wilmington 2.21 mi
Brandywine High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 2.39 mi
Sarah Pyle Academy Christina School District 9-12 Wilmington 2.51 mi
Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.4 mi
Charter School Of Wilmington Charter School Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 4.4 mi
Concord High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 4.46 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 4.78 mi
Dupont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9-12 Wilmington 4.83 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9-12 Wilmington 4.9 mi

Private (24 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Beacon Of Hope Day Care Preschool-1 Wilmington 0.65 mi
Faith Preschool And Child Care Preschool-K Wilmington 1.23 mi
Urban Promise School Preschool-6 Wilmington 1.47 mi
Alternative School 9-10 Wilmington 1.65 mi
Vision Learning Center Preschool-K Wilmington 1.78 mi
Sharon Temple Adventist Elementary School K-8 Wilmington 1.82 mi
Concord Preschool And Childcare Preschool-K Wilmington 1.99 mi
Wilmington Friends School Preschool-12 Wilmington 2.02 mi
Astra Zeneca Child Development Center Preschool-K Wilmington 2.09 mi
St Michael's School And Nursery Inc Preschool-2 Wilmington 2.45 mi
Elementary Workshop Montessori School Preschool-4 Wilmington 2.48 mi
Montessori Learning Centre Preschool-K Wilmington 2.59 mi
Educational Enrichment Center Inc Preschool-Preschool Wilmington 3.13 mi
Wilmington Montessori School Preschool-6 Wilmington 3.15 mi
Tower Hill School Preschool-12 Wilmington 3.41 mi
Brandywine Valley Christian Preschool - Wilmington 3.5 mi
Zion Early Education Center Preschool-K Wilmington 3.6 mi
Harvest Christian Academy - Wilmington Preschool-7 Wilmington 3.64 mi
Albert Einstein Academy K-5 Wilmington 3.81 mi
Kinder Care Learning Center Naamans Preschool-Preschool Wilmington 4.12 mi
High Road School Of Delaware 4-12 Wilmington 4.15 mi
Concord Christian Academy Preschool-12 Wilmington 4.22 mi
The Pilot School K-8 Wilmington 4.29 mi
Children S House Montessori Preschool-K Wilmington 4.41 mi

Catholic (14 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Immaculate Heart Of Mary Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 1.14 mi
Salesianum School Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 2.03 mi
Ursuline Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Wilmington 2.55 mi
St Peter Cathedral School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.66 mi
St Ann School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.71 mi
St Mary Magdalen School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.73 mi
Padua Academy Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 2.86 mi
St Edmond's Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.98 mi
St Anthony School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 3.03 mi
Nativity Preparatory School Of Wilmington Diocese Of Wilmington 5-8 Wilmington 3.44 mi
St. Elizabeth High School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Wilmington 3.71 mi
St Elizabeth Elementary School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 3.71 mi
Archmere Academy Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Claymont 4.09 mi
All Saints Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.86 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington(19809), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 15,705
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 23
  • Average salary of people in this community: $65,741
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): -0.70%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 2,000
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.31
  • Households w/ Children: 26%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 10%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 4,245 (65.1%)
  • Rented: 1,819 (27.9%)
  • Vacant: 455 (7.0%)
  • Total: 6,520

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: 13,986
Households: 6,065
Median Age: 41.38

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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Weather Risk

Education

The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.9%
  • Some High School: 4.5%
  • High School Graduate: 30.3%
  • Some College: 21.3%
  • Associate Degree: 6.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.0%
  • Graduate Degree: 13.7%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 39%
  • Blue Collar: 61%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $65,881

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: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686

Crime

The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime 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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