Wilmington, Ohio Population 2022

12,216
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Wilmington is a city located in Clinton County Ohio. Wilmington has a 2020 population of 12,216. It is also the county seat of Clinton County. Wilmington is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -2.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,481 in 2010.

The average household income in Wilmington is $55,891 with a poverty rate of 20.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $745 per month, and the median house value is $108,500. The median age in Wilmington is 34.9 years, 33.9 years for males, and 37.2 years for females.

Wilmington Demographics

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

  • White: 88.11%
  • Black or African American: 5.78%
  • Two or more races: 5.10%
  • Asian: 0.61%
  • Other race: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Wilmington, Ohio is 12,216 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,216.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,481.

Wilmington, Ohio Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202141,734-117-0.28%
202041,851-117-0.28%
201941,968-117-0.28%
201842,085810.19%
201742,0041170.28%
201641,887480.11%
201541,839340.08%
201441,805-59-0.14%
201341,864450.11%
201241,819-94-0.22%
201141,913-9-0.02%
201041,9220.00%

Wilmington Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,91988.11%
Black or African American7165.78%
Two or More Races6325.10%
Asian750.61%
Some Other Race400.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.08%
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Wilmington Population by Race

Wilmington Population Pyramid $2022

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Wilmington Median Age

34.9


Total

33.9


Male

37.2


Female

Wilmington Adults

There are 9,625 adults, (2,200 of whom are seniors) in Wilmington.

Wilmington Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilmington Sex Ratio

Female

6,462

52.15%

Male

5,930

47.85%

Wilmington Population by Age

Wilmington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wilmington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female19.4%80.6%
Male22.2%77.8%
Non Family35.2%64.8%
All42.7%57.3%
Married65.3%34.7%

42.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilmington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1002.2342.7
Non Family2,2301.1235.2
Married1,8043.0665.3
Female7513.1819.4
Male3153.0222.2

2.97

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Wilmington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3824.90%
9th to 12th Grade6558.41%
High School Graduate2,82736.29%
Some College1,62020.80%
Associates Degree5667.27%
Bachelors Degree1,02113.11%
Graduate Degree7189.22%
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Wilmington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wilmington Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,9936,0561,505
Black469423116
2+ Races14714783
Hispanic1289020
Asian382215
Other Race30303
Islander1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 56.46%.

Wilmington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,742$36,378$27,776
Less Than 9th Grade$18,589$18,092$21,063
High School Graduate$22,769$30,476$16,955
Some College$27,034$26,933$27,275
Bachelors Degree$39,279$41,505$37,050
Graduate Degree$77,363$109,118$72,176

$31,742

Average Earnings

$36,378

Average Male

$27,776

Average Female

Wilmington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wilmington Language by Age

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Wilmington Language

96.24% of Wilmington residents speak only English, while 3.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.89% of the population.

Wilmington Language

Wilmington Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,9211,96519.81%
Multiple57119534.15%
Black60812220.07%
Hispanic1822212.09%
Other17NaN%
Asian6258.06%

20.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.57%

Male Poverty Rate

23.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilmington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilmington is Multiple, with 34.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilmington is Hispanic, with 12.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.47%.

Wilmington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College24.13%
High School20.71%
Less Than 9th Grade20.08%
Bachelors or Greater3.01%

Wilmington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed33.99%
Male Unemployed26.88%
Female Employed10.48%
Male Employed5.74%

Wilmington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wilmington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,833$55,891
Families$48,889$71,752
Married Families$70,083-
Non Families$25,870$33,491
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Income by Household Type

Wilmington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.8%

Male Marriage Rate

36.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilmington Married by Age and Sex

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Wilmington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wilmington Marital Status by Race

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Wilmington Marital Status

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886

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam294
First Gulf War219
Second Gulf War133
World War II58
Korea52

Wilmington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54298
65 to 74231
75+180
55 to 64105
18 to 3472

Wilmington Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7618.76%
Black9015.49%
2+ Races228.15%
Islander10100.00%
Hispanic31.92%
Other Race310.00%

Wilmington Veterans by Race

Wilmington Veterans by Education

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13.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilmington Veterans by Education

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60.7%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wilmington Employment by Age

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Wilmington Employment by Race

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Wilmington 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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76.17%

Born in Wilmington

97.55%

Native Born

2.45%

Foreign Born

1.61%

Non Citizen

0.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.55% of Wilmington residents were born in the United States, with 76.17% having been born in Ohio. 1.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wilmington Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202212,216-50-0.41%
202112,266-50-0.41%
202012,316-50-0.40%
201912,366-50-0.40%
201812,416190.15%
201712,397200.16%
201612,377-39-0.31%
201512,416560.45%
201412,360-55-0.44%
201312,415-16-0.13%
201212,431-46-0.37%
201112,477-4-0.03%
201012,4815600.46%
200011,9217220.63%
199011,1997680.71%
198010,4313800.37%
197010,0511,1361.21%
19608,9151,5281.90%
19507,3871,4162.15%
19405,9716391.14%
19305,3322950.57%
19205,0375461.15%
19104,4918782.20%
19003,6135341.61%
18903,0793341.15%
18802,7450.00%

Wilmington Population by Year