Wilmington De Population 2017

Wilmington De's estimated population is 71,442 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201671,442-148-0.21%
201571,590-8-0.01%
201471,598840.12%
201371,5142040.29%
201271,3103350.47%
201170,9751240.18%
201070,851-1,813-2.50%
200072,6641,1351.59%
199071,5291,3341.90%
198070,195-10,191-12.68%
197080,386-15,441-16.11%
196095,827-14,529-13.17%
1950110,356-2,148-1.91%
1940112,5045,9075.54%
1930106,597-3,571-3.24%
1920110,16822,75726.03%
191087,41110,90314.25%
190076,50815,07724.54%
189061,43118,95344.62%
188042,47811,63737.73%
187030,8419,58345.08%
186021,2587,27952.07%
185013,9795,61267.07%
18408,3670.00%

Wilmington De Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American40,03756.04%
White24,75534.65%
Some Other Race3,8785.43%
Two or More Races1,7982.52%
Asian9861.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native780.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.02%

Population Pyramid

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Wilmington De Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.6
Houses Without Mortgage
3,440
Houses With Mortgage
9,889
Vacancy Rate
16.4
Median Rent
910
Median Home Value
167,500
Renter-Occupied Units
15,552
Owner-Occupied Units
13,329
Total Housing Units
34,542

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Wilmington De for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.8% and the labor force participation rate is 62.4%.

Wilmington De Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.5
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
6986
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1816
Married Couple Families
6513
Average Family Size
3.22
Average Household Size
2.38