Wilmer, Texas Population 2022

5,232
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Wilmer is a city located in Dallas County Texas. Wilmer has a 2020 population of 5,232. Wilmer is currently growing at a rate of 2.53% annually and its population has increased by 5.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,974 in 2010.

The average household income in Wilmer is $50,245 with a poverty rate of 19.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $915 per month, and the median house value is $74,200. The median age in Wilmer is 33.5 years, 31.5 years for males, and 35.7 years for females.

Wilmer Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wilmerwas:

  • White: 56.41%
  • Black or African American: 34.29%
  • Other race: 6.30%
  • Two or more races: 2.70%
  • Asian: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wilmer, Texas is 5,232 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,974.

Wilmer, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,65056.41%
Black or African American1,61134.29%
Asian140.30%
Some Other Race2966.30%
Two or More Races1272.70%
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Wilmer Population by Race

Wilmer Population Pyramid 2022

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Wilmer Median Age

33.2


Total

32.1


Male

36.7


Female

Wilmer Adults

There are 3,645 adults, (379 of whom are seniors) in Wilmer.

Wilmer Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

11.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilmer Sex Ratio

Female

2,225

47.36%

Male

2,473

52.64%

Wilmer Population by Age

Wilmer Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wilmer Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female74%26%
Male60.5%39.5%
Married58.4%41.6%
All58.3%41.7%
Non Family40.7%59.3%

58.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilmer Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5762.7358.3
Married4473.4558.4
Male1294.260.5
Female5193.1774
Non Family4811.2140.7

3.18

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Wilmer Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3099.95%
9th to 12th Grade47315.22%
High School Graduate90929.26%
Some College74924.11%
Associates Degree42713.74%
Bachelors Degree2106.76%
Graduate Degree300.97%
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Wilmer Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wilmer Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian10108
2+ Races1078421
Other Race1126113
White86165472
Hispanic93653565
Black1,2041,04474

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 80.00%.

Wilmer Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,957$32,266$31,435
Less Than 9th Grade$22,482$21,979$30,761
High School Graduate$33,466$36,944$26,696
Some College$35,543$34,375$36,848
Bachelors Degree$37,557$37,898$
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,957

Average Earnings

$32,266

Average Male

$31,435

Average Female

Wilmer Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wilmer Language by Age

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Wilmer Language

60.20% of Wilmer residents speak only English, while 39.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 37.94% of the population.

Wilmer Language

Wilmer Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,08533630.97%
Black1,49924316.21%
Other59NaN%
Multiple854047.06%
Hispanic1,68223113.73%

19.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.02%

Male Poverty Rate

14.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilmer

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilmer is White, with 30.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilmer is Hispanic, with 13.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.17%.

Wilmer Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.18%
High School15.25%
Some College14.82%
Bachelors or Greater5.12%

Wilmer Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.55%
Male Unemployed81.97%
Female Employed10.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wilmer Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wilmer Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,012$52,653
Families$57,036$56,570
Married Families$66,484-
Non Families$30,723$36,294
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Income by Household Type

Wilmer Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.7%

Male Marriage Rate

30.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilmer Married by Age and Sex

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Wilmer Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wilmer Marital Status by Race

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Wilmer Marital Status

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154

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War63
First Gulf War67
Vietnam28
Korea
World War II

Wilmer Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5486
55 to 6440
65 to 7428
75+

Wilmer Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White110.58%
Black1439.94%

Wilmer Veterans by Race

Wilmer Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilmer Veterans by Education

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69.8%

Labor Force Participation

67.9%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wilmer Employment by Age

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Wilmer Employment by Race

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Wilmer Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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59.17%

Born in Wilmer

80.65%

Native Born

19.35%

Foreign Born

16.30%

Non Citizen

3.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

80.65% of Wilmer residents were born in the United States, with 59.17% having been born in Texas. 16.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wilmer Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20003,3930.00%
20103,6822890.82%
20113,8111293.50%
20123,9401293.38%
20134,0691293.27%
20144,1981293.17%
20154,3271293.07%
20164,4561292.98%
20174,5851292.89%
20184,7141292.81%
20194,8431292.74%
20204,9741312.70%
20215,1031292.59%
20225,2321292.53%

Wilmer Population by Year