Wilmington Island, GA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Wilmington Island, Georgia Info Snack

Population
15,607
Unemployment
2.0%
Poverty
4.1%
Median Home
$266,100
Median Income
$82,542
Median Rent
$1,319

Wilmington Island SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8

Wilmington Island, GA Cost Of Living

107
Wilmington Island's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Wilmington Island Georgia National Average
Overall 107 91 100
Services 100 98 100
Groceries 95 95 100
Health 109 99 100
Housing 122 87 100
Transportation 101 98 100
Utilities 97 91 100

Rankings for Wilmington Island in Georgia

Map Of Wilmington Island, GA

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Population over time in Wilmington Island

Year Population % Change
2020 15,607 1.4%
2019 15,391 0.4%
2018 15,329 2.2%
2017 15,005 1.5%
2016 14,781 -3.6%
2015 15,338 3.6%
2014 14,800 -3.6%
2013 15,360 -2.5%
2012 15,751 -0.6%
2011 15,849 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wilmington Island

White
88.0% (13,740)
African American
2.6% (413)
American Indian
0.4% (61)
Asian
1.9% (295)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.9% (453)
Hispanic
4.1% (645)
Race Wilmington Island GA USA
White 88.0% 52.1% 60.1%
African American 2.6% 31.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 1.9% 4.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.1% 9.6% 18.2%

Gender in Wilmington Island

Female
51.5% (8,040)
Male
48.5% (7,567)
Gender Wilmington Island GA USA
Female 51.5% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wilmington Island for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (468)
High School / GED
21.0% (3,277)
Some College
20.0% (3,121)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (936)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (4,682)
Master's Degree
14.0% (2,184)
Professional Degree
3.0% (468)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (468)
Education Wilmington Island GA USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Wilmington Island, Georgia

Less than $10,000
1.8% (28,326)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (62,417)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (91,496)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.8% (121,326)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (175,973)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (222,599)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.3% (270,728)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.4% (380,774)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.6% (118,067)
$200,000 or more
5.7% (88,989)
Income Wilmington Island GA USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 6.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 9.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.8% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.3% 12.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.4% 14.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.6% 6.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.7% 7.1% 8.3%

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