U.S. Beacon January 19, 2022

Wilmington, DE

New Castle County, Delaware

Latitude: 39.748563     Longitude: -75.551581
Population 72,786 (2005)
Elevation of Wilmington, Delaware: 100 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1077580, place: Wilmington city, Delaware)

Total Population: 72,664
Male: 34,674 (47.72%)
Female: 37,990 (52.28%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 4,953 (6.82%)
5 to 9 years: 5,424 (7.46%)
10 to 14 years: 5,308 (7.3%)
15 to 19 years: 5,105 (7.03%)
20 to 24 years: 5,121 (7.05%)
25 to 34 years: 11,906 (16.39%)
35 to 44 years: 11,349 (15.62%)
45 to 54 years: 8,861 (12.19%)
55 to 59 years: 3,080 (4.24%)
60 to 64 years: 2,434 (3.35%)
65 to 74 years: 4,401 (6.06%)
75 to 84 years: 3,411 (4.69%)
85 years and over: 1,311 (1.8%)

Median age: 33.7 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 53,871 (74.14%)
21 years and over: 50,840 (69.97%)
62 years and over: 10,527 (14.49%)
65 years and over: 9,123 (12.56%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 53,871 (74.14%)
--Male: 25,046 (34.47%)
--Female: 28,825 (39.67%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 9,123 (12.56%)
--Male: 3,201 (4.41%)
--Female: 5,922 (8.15%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 71,240 (98.04%)
--White: 23,352 (32.14%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 7,148 (9.84%)
--Black or African American: 41,001 (56.43%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 185 (0.25%)
--Asian: 473 (0.65%)
----Asian Indian: 169 (0.23%)
----Chinese: 98 (0.13%)
----Filipino: 73 (0.1%)
----Japanese: 19 (0.03%)
----Korean: 69 (0.09%)
----Vietnamese: 20 (0.03%)
----Other Asian: 25 (0.03%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 20 (0.03%)
----Native Hawaiian: 1 (0%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 3 (0%)
----Samoan: 1 (0%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 15 (0.02%)
--Some other race: 3,750 (5.16%)
Two or more Races: 1,424 (1.96%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 7,148 (9.84%)
--Mexican: 1,746 (2.4%)
--Puerto Rican: 4,328 (5.96%)
--Cuban: 87 (0.12%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 987 (1.36%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 65,516 (90.16%)
--White Alone: 23,352 (32.14%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 68,436 (94.18%)
--Householder: 28,617 (39.38%)
--Spouse: 7,621 (10.49%)
--Child: 20,334 (27.98%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 14,531 (20%)
--Other relatives: 6,804 (9.36%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 3,561 (4.9%)
--Nonrelatives: 5,060 (6.96%)
----Unmarried partner: 2,025 (2.79%)
Living in group quarters: 4,228 (5.82%)
--Institutionalized Population: 2,785 (3.83%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 1,443 (1.99%)
Total households: 28,617
Family households (families): 15,881 (55.49%)
----With own children under 18 years: 7,758 (27.11%)
--Married-couple families: 7,621 (26.63%)
----With own children under 18 years: 3,110 (10.87%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 6,814 (23.81%)
----With own children under 18 years: 4,007 (14%)
Nonfamily households: 12,736 (44.51%)
--Householder living alone: 10,615 (37.09%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 3,723 (13.01%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 9,507 (33.22%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 6,954 (24.3%)
Average household size: 2.39 people
Average family size: 3.19 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 32,138
Occupied housing units: 28,617 (89.04%)
Vacant housing units: 3,521 (10.96%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 66 (0.21%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 2.6%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 8.4%
Occupied housing units: 28,617 (89.04%)
Owner occupied housing units: 14,332 (44.6%)
Renter occupied housing units: 14,285 (44.45%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 2.45 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.33 people

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