Wilmington Marriage & Divorce Records (Delaware)

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Wilmington Marriage & Divorce Records Offices

Get Marriage & Divorce Records from 4 Offices in Wilmington, DE

Bellefonte Town Hall 901 Rosedale Avenue Wilmington, DE 19809 302-761-9638 Directions

Elsmere Town Hall 11 Poplar Avenue Wilmington, DE 19805 302-998-2215 Directions

New Castle County Clerk 800 North French Street Wilmington, DE 19801 302-395-7730 Directions

New Castle County Marriage License Marriage Bureau, 800 N. French St., 2Nd Fl. Wilmington, DE 19801 302-395-7780 Directions

Wilmington Marriage & Divorce Records Databases

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City of Wilmington Genealogy Records https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1921755

Diocese of Wilmington Burial Records http://www.cdow.org/catholic-diocese-of-wilmington-offices-and-ministries/catholic-cemeteries/catholic-cemeteries-burial-database-search/

Wilmington Marriage & Divorce Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Wilmington Marital Status
Married Couples5,926 (20.8%)
Unmarried Couples2,313 (3.4%)
Never Married Men15,244 (56.9%)
Never Married Women15,561 (51.2%)
Separated Men522 (2.0%)
Separated Women959 (3.2%)
Widowed Men856 (3.2%)
Widowed Women2,964 (9.7%)
Divorced Men3,108 (11.6%)
Divorced Women4,347 (14.3%)