Wilmington, Massachusetts Population 2020

23,658

Wilmington is a city located in Massachusetts. Wilmington has a 2020 population of 23,658. Wilmington is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,325 in 2010. Wilmington reached it's highest population of 23,658 in 2018.

The average household income in Wilmington is $136,610 with a poverty rate of 2.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,915 per month, and the median house value is $447,300. The median age in Wilmington is 41.4 years, 40.2 years for males, and 42.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.5 males.

Wilmington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wilmington was:

  • White: 89.37%
  • Asian: 4.89%
  • Black or African American: 3.34%
  • Two or more races: 1.45%
  • Other race: 0.89%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Wilmington, Massachusetts is 23,658, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 23,658.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 22,325.

Wilmington, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,14489.37%
Asian1,1584.89%
Black or African American7913.34%
Two or More Races3421.45%
Some Other Race2100.89%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.05%

Wilmington Population Pyramid 2020

Wilmington Median Age

41.4


Total

40.2


Male

42.8


Female

Wilmington Adults

There are 18,573 adults, (3,632 of whom are seniors) in Wilmington.

Wilmington Age Dependency

58.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilmington Sex Ratio

Female

12,038

50.88%

Male

11,620

49.12%

Wilmington Households and Families

Wilmington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wilmington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.4%7.6%
All85.8%14.2%
Male74%26%
Female73%27%
Non Family71.8%28.2%

85.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0282.9185.8
Married5,3773.3492.4
Non Family1,5611.2471.8
Female7513.273
Male3393.2574

3.26

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wilmington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3241.96%
9th to 12th Grade4102.48%
High School Graduate4,64728.15%
Some College2,83917.20%
Associates Degree1,1857.18%
Bachelors Degree4,06324.62%
Graduate Degree3,03818.41%

Wilmington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,96214,3496,188
Asian926893717
Black363303137
Hispanic16113326
Multiple Races949433
Other Race6362

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 77.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,216$69,960$52,220
Less Than High School$$$30,625
High School Grad$43,608$55,517$36,178
Some College$52,217$69,302$40,391
Bachelors Degree$69,036$84,932$57,558
Graduate Degree$77,000$99,194$70,871

$60,216

Average Earnings

$69,960

Average Male

$52,220

Average Female

Wilmington Language

Wilmington Language by Age

Wilmington Language

89.10% of Wilmington residents speak only English, while 10.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.13% of the population.

Wilmington Poverty

Wilmington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,6965032.43%
Hispanic378338.73%
Asian1,148221.92%
Black765222.88%
Other21010.48%

2.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.60%

Male Poverty Rate

2.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilmington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilmington is Hispanic, with 8.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilmington is Other, with 0.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School6.67%
High School3.90%
Some College3.28%
Bachelors or Greater0.79%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed11.27%
Female Employed1.37%
Male Employed1.28%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wilmington Income

Wilmington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$122,813$136,610
Families$129,922$150,916
Married Families$138,386-
Non Families$58,325$68,161

Wilmington Marital Status

Wilmington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilmington Married by Age and Sex

Wilmington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Wilmington Marital Status by Race

Wilmington Veterans

1,356

Number of Veterans

1,299

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam436
Second Gulf War295
First Gulf War263
World War II132
Korea120
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54395
75+372
65 to 74359
55 to 64167
18 to 3463
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2847.63%
2 or More3018.18%
Black224.99%
Asian191.85%
Hispanic10.40%
Other10.89%

$Wilmington Veterans by Education

2.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilmington Employment Status

73.5%

Labor Force Participation

70.7%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wilmington Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.97%

Born in Massachusetts

90.04%

Native Born

9.96%

Foreign Born

3.66%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.04% of Wilmington residents were born in the United States, with 77.97% having been born in Massachusetts. 3.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202023,6580.00%
201923,6580.00%
201823,6581200.51%
201723,5382280.98%
201623,3101690.73%
201523,1412341.02%
201422,9072511.11%
201322,6562641.18%
201222,3922761.25%
201122,116-209-0.94%
201022,3250.00%