wheeling Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 592 3.4 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 6,771 38.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 4,195 23.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,791 21.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,226 12.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 15,853 90.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 5,202 29.6 % 29.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 27,894 - -
19 years old and under 6,019 21.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 7,826 28.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 8,130 29.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,919 21.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 25,620 99.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 237 0.9 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 33 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,476 32.3 % 33.5 %
Married 4,883 45.3 % 50.5 %
Separated 297 2.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,116 19.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 14,692 - -
Occupied Housing Units 12,612 85.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,080 14.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 9,253 63.0 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 669 4.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,070 7.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,246 8.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 364 2.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 352 2.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,455 9.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 283 1.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 514 3.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 542 3.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,724 11.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,483 10.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,509 23.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 6,470 44.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,877 19.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 15 0.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 9,325 63.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 137 0.9 % 4.1 %
Coal 4 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 121 0.8 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 58 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 75 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 25,339 92.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,660 6.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 49 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 295 1.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 107 0.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,989 55,775
Median Family Income 57,077 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 26,291 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 32.14 %
  • Temperature 39.6 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.2 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 32.85
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com