Searching for an apartment near Wilmington, DE? Welcome to Bancroft Village, a suburban neighborhood near Wilmington, DE. For renters who prefer a quiet neighborhood, less than half of households have children. Residents are highly educated, with a large number having postgraduate degrees. Getting to and from work takes about 20 minutes. Residents of Bancroft Village will want to have a car, since 96% of residents use their vehicles to get around.