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Population Demographics for Wilmington, Delaware in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population70,851100
Black or African American41,12758
Hispanic or Latino8,78812
Some Other Race3,8115
Two or More Races1,8272
Asian685Below 1%
American Indian312Below 1%
Three or more races134Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population33,66137,19070,851
Black or African American18,91822,20941,127
Hispanic or Latino4,5064,2828,788
Some Other Race2,0001,8113,811
Two or More Races8419861,827
American Indian154158312
Three or more races5381134

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Wilmington

Total Population:70,851
Male Population:33,661
Female Population:37,190

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Wilmington

Both sexes34

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Wilmington

Total Population:67,625
Male Population:31,168
Under 5 years:2,563
5 to 9 years:2,379
10 to 14 years:2,262
15 to 17 years:1,412
18 and 19 years:895
20 years:405
21 years:413
22 to 24 years:1,309
25 to 29 years:2,685
30 to 34 years:2,411
35 to 39 years:2,056
40 to 44 years:2,017
45 to 49 years:2,134
50 to 54 years:2,161
55 to 59 years:1,768
60 and 61 years:650
62 to 64 years:785
65 and 66 years:435
67 to 69 years:559
70 to 74 years:712
75 to 79 years:510
80 to 84 years:353
85 years and over:294
Female Population:36,457
Under 5 years:2,579
5 to 9 years:2,334
10 to 14 years:2,209
15 to 17 years:1,419
18 and 19 years:935
20 years:467
21 years:416
22 to 24 years:1,632
25 to 29 years:3,183
30 to 34 years:2,731
35 to 39 years:2,359
40 to 44 years:2,411
45 to 49 years:2,598
50 to 54 years:2,497
55 to 59 years:2,132
60 and 61 years:748
62 to 64 years:1,012
65 and 66 years:556
67 to 69 years:781
70 to 74 years:1,067
75 to 79 years:895
80 to 84 years:668
85 years and over:828

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Wilmington

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Wilmington

Family led homes:15,398
Husband-wife family:6,724
Other family:8,674
Population of male led with no wife present:1,589
Population female led with no husband present:7,085
Population of Nonfamily homes:13,217
Population living alone:10,892
Population not living alone:2,325

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Wilmington with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:8,794
Population of family homes:8,703
Husband-wife family:2,892
Under 6 years only:806
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:705
6 to 17 years only:1,381
Other family:5,811
Male householder, no wife present:889
Under 6 years only:204
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:188
6 to 17 years only:497
Female led with no husband present:4,922
Under 6 years only:1,100
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,362
6 to 17 years only:2,460
Nonfamily households:91
Male led households:49
Under 6 years only:12
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6
6 to 17 years only:31
Female led householder:42
Under 6 years only:13
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4
6 to 17 years only:25
Households with no people under 18 years:19,821
Family households:6,695
Husband-wife family:3,832
Other family:2,863
Male led with no wife present:700
Female led with no husband present:2,163
Nonfamily households:13,126
Male led householder:5,891
Female led householder:7,235

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Wilmington, by type

Total Home Population:28,615
Population of Family homes:15,398
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:743
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:3,267
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,407
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,355
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,273
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,082
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,300
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:741
Population of 85 year olds and over:230
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:13,217
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:660
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,439
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,672
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,394
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,239
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,106
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,759
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,209
Population of 85 year olds and over:739

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Wilmington containing people over 60

Total Population:28,615
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:8,919
1-person household:4,517
2-or-more-person household:4,402
Family households:4,024
Nonfamily households:378
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:19,696
1-person household:6,375
2-or-more-person household:13,321
Family homes:11,374
Nonfamily homes:1,947

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Wilmington with multiple generations.

Total Population:28,615
Home has three or more generations:1,679
Home does not have three or more generations:26,936

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Wilmington under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:17,143
Unmarried partner of home lead present:2,306
In family homes:2,262
Population of male led and male partner homes:38
Population of male led and female partner households:628
Population of female led and female partner households:113
Population of female led and male partner households:1,483
In nonfamily homes:44
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:33
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:10
No unmarried partner of home lead present:14,837
In family homes:14,762
Population of husband-wife family homes:5,748
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:916
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:8,098
In nonfamily homes:75

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Wilmington

Total Population:49,015
Population Under 18 years:16,840
Population 18 years and over:32,175

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Wilmington have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:13,656
Family home:8,128
Nonfamily homess:5,528
Male led home:2,345
Living alone:1,827
Not living alone:518
Female led home:3,183
Living alone:2,764
Not living alone:419
Population of Renter occupied homes:14,959
Family run homes:7,270
Husband-wife family:1,969
Other family:5,301
Male led with no wife present:879
Female led with no husband present:4,422
Nonfamily Homes:7,689
Male led homes:3,595
Male living alone:2,823
Male not living alone:772
Female led homes:4,094
Females living alone:3,478
Females not living alone:616

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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