wilmington Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,841 4.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 18,483 42.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 10,574 24.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,330 16.8 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 5,298 12.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 38,042 87.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 11,056 25.4 % 25.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 71,957 - -
19 years old and under 18,203 25.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 26,071 36.2 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 18,390 25.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 9,293 12.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 61,651 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 17,339 60.0 % 33.5 %
Married 5,701 19.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 658 2.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 5,222 18.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 34,336 - -
Occupied Housing Units 28,002 81.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 6,334 18.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,905 11.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 17,805 51.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,830 5.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 2,514 7.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 927 2.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,009 5.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 5,156 15.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 190 0.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,888 5.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,988 8.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,409 7.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,036 5.9 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 8,462 24.6 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 13,705 39.9 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 22,849 32.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 43,346 61.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 177 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,107 1.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 3,303 4.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,035 55,775
Median Family Income 50,397 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 25,791 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 83.43 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.89 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.16
    [CDD] 9.03
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.11 %
6.0 0.02 %
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