In 2019, Wilmington, NC had a population of 120k people with a median age of 36 and a median household income of $47,580. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Wilmington, NC grew from 118,094 to 120,194, a 1.78% increase and its median household income grew from $45,450 to $47,580, a 4.69% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wilmington, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (71.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (18%), White (Hispanic) (4.84%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.13%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.34%). 0% of the households in Wilmington, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.1% of the residents in Wilmington, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wilmington, NC are University of North Carolina Wilmington (4,912 degrees awarded in 2020), Cape Fear Community College (2,321 degrees), and Platt College-Miller-Motte-Wilmington (362 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Wilmington, NC was $246,400, and the homeownership rate was 44.5%. Most people in Wilmington, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Wilmington, NC was 2 cars per household.