Courts in Wilmington, North Carolina

There are 4 Courts in Wilmington, North Carolina, serving a population of 115,261 people in an area of 52 square miles. There is 1 Court per 28,815 people, and 1 Court per 12 square miles.

In North Carolina, Wilmington is ranked 94th of 959 cities in Courts per capita, and 85th of 959 cities in Courts per square mile.

List of Wilmington Courts

Find Wilmington, North Carolina courts and courthouses, such as federal, state, district, superior, criminal, common, circuit, judicial, judiciary, divorce, appeals, family, traffic, and small claims courts.


New Hanover County Court 316 Princess Street Wilmington, NC

New Hanover County Traffic Court 316 Princess Street Wilmington, NC

New Hanover District Court 316 Princess Street Wilmington, NC

Pender County Traffic Court 316 Princess Street Wilmington, NC

About Wilmington Courts

Courts in Wilmington, NC are government institutions that resolve legal disputes in accordance with local and North Carolina law and are housed in courthouses. Courts are divided into Criminal Courts and Civil Courts. In Wilmington Criminal Courts, the government prosecutes a case against parties accused of breaking the law. In Wilmington Civil Courts the Court resolves disputes between citizens.

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Wilmington Jury Duty Requirements
Convicted Felons DisqualifiedYes
English RequiredYes
Residency RequirementCounty Resident: 0 Days, State Resident: 0 Days
Minimum Age18
Time Since Prior Jury Service2 years