In 2021, Wilson, NC had a population of 47.9k people with a median age of 38.1 and a median household income of $46,146. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Wilson, NC declined from 49,310 to 47,914, a −2.83% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,126 to $46,146, a 7% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wilson, NC are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (48%), White (Non-Hispanic) (36.9%), Other (Hispanic) (7.13%), White (Hispanic) (2.65%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.86%).
None of the households in Wilson, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
95.9% of the residents in Wilson, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Wilson, NC was $150,000, and the homeownership rate was 49.7%.
Most people in Wilson, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Wilson, NC was 2 cars per household.