In 2018, Wilmington, DE had a population of 70.9k people with a median age of 35.8 and a median household income of $42,854. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wilmington, DE declined from 71,276 to 70,904, a -0.522% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,221 to $42,854, a 6.55% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wilmington, DE are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (57.4%), White (Non-Hispanic) (29.2%), White (Hispanic) (5.89%), Other (Hispanic) (3.16%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.51%). 0% of the households in Wilmington, DE speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.2% of the residents in Wilmington, DE are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wilmington, DE are Delaware College of Art and Design (25 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Wilmington, DE was $169,400, and the homeownership rate was 44.8%. Most people in Wilmington, DE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Wilmington, DE was 1 car per household.