Living in Wilson, NC

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

Wilson, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
49,272
Unemployment
8.6%
Poverty
23.2%
Median Home
$142,700
Median Income
$42,036
Median Rent
$762

Wilson SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Wilson, NC Crime Report

1,765
Total Crimes
3,576.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
44.42%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Wilson
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,765 3,576.9 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 220 445.8 371.8 366.7
Murder 2 4.1 6.0 5.0
Robbery 60 121.6 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 140 283.7 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 1,545 3,131.1 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 364 737.7 519.1 340.5
Larceny 1,066 2,160.3 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 115 233.1 172.2 219.9

Wilson, NC Cost Of Living

90
Wilson's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Wilson North Carolina National Average
Overall 90 95 100
Services 101 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 105 108 100
Housing 74 85 100
Transportation 82 94 100
Utilities 99 98 100

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Rankings for Wilson in North Carolina

Map Of Wilson, NC

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Population over time in Wilson

Year Population % Change
2019 49,272 0.1%
2018 49,230 -0.0%
2017 49,237 -0.6%
2016 49,558 0.2%
2015 49,478 0.2%
2014 49,389 0.1%
2013 49,347 0.5%
2012 49,086 0.8%
2011 48,681 1.0%
2010 48,219 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wilson

White
37.3% (18,394)
African American
48.2% (23,751)
American Indian
0.4% (188)
Asian
1.2% (568)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (288)
Two Or More
2.2% (1,063)
Hispanic
10.2% (5,020)
Race Wilson NC USA
White 37.3% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 48.2% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.2% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Wilson

Female
54.0% (26,631)
Male
46.0% (22,640)
Gender Wilson NC USA
Female 54.0% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wilson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (2,956)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (6,405)
High School / GED
28.0% (13,796)
Some College
21.0% (10,347)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,434)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (7,883)
Master's Degree
5.0% (2,463)
Professional Degree
1.0% (492)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (492)
Education Wilson NC USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Wilson, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
9.3% (456,468)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.6% (423,899)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.9% (685,954)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (539,143)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (724,536)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (862,829)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (444,693)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.3% (507,827)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (147,061)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (134,785)
Income Wilson NC USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.6% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.9% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.3% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 5.4% 7.7%

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