Living in Wilmington, DE

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Wilmington, Delaware Info Snack

Population
70,644
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
26.0%
Median Home
$168,000
Median Income
$45,032
Median Rent
$1,001

Wilmington SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
10
Education
8
Commute
8

Wilmington, DE Crime Report

4,208
Total Crimes
5,958.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
140.58%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Wilmington
/ 100k People
Delaware
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,208 5,958.3 2,674.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,058 1,498.1 422.6 366.7
Murder 24 34.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 326 461.6 81.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 689 975.6 304.7 250.2
Property Crime 3,150 4,460.2 2,252.2 2,109.9
Burglary 569 805.7 304.8 340.5
Larceny 2,121 3,003.2 1,782.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 460 651.3 164.7 219.9

Wilmington, DE Cost Of Living

106
Wilmington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Wilmington Delaware National Average
Overall 106 114 100
Services 119 116 100
Groceries 123 121 100
Health 112 100 100
Housing 91 121 100
Transportation 110 104 100
Utilities 84 93 100

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Rankings for Wilmington in Delaware

Map Of Wilmington, DE

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Population over time in Wilmington

Year Population % Change
2019 70,644 -0.4%
2018 70,904 -0.5%
2017 71,276 -0.3%
2016 71,502 -0.1%
2015 71,549 0.4%
2014 71,263 0.2%
2013 71,143 0.0%
2012 71,119 -0.2%
2011 71,292 -0.2%
2010 71,437 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wilmington

White
29.2% (20,608)
African American
57.4% (40,574)
American Indian
0.2% (148)
Asian
1.2% (840)
Hawaiian
0.0% (12)
Other
0.3% (214)
Two Or More
1.5% (1,046)
Hispanic
10.2% (7,202)
Race Wilmington DE USA
White 29.2% 62.3% 60.7%
African American 57.4% 21.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 3.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.2% 9.2% 18.0%

Gender in Wilmington

Female
52.6% (37,158)
Male
47.4% (33,486)
Gender Wilmington DE USA
Female 52.6% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wilmington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,412)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (6,357)
High School / GED
39.0% (27,551)
Some College
16.0% (11,303)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (3,532)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (11,303)
Master's Degree
8.0% (5,651)
Professional Degree
3.0% (2,119)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,412)
Education Wilmington DE USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Wilmington, Delaware

Less than $10,000
13.5% (952,269)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (483,123)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (794,088)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.2% (794,088)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.5% (809,293)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (1,110,449)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (720,516)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.7% (758,283)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (312,926)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (329,358)
Income Wilmington DE USA
Less than $10,000 13.5% 5.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.2% 8.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.5% 11.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 14.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.7% 16.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 7.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 7.0% 7.7%

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