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Wilmington, NC Demographics

  • Total Population118,094
  • Female 55,102
    Male 62,992
  • Median Age35.8

Average Rent in Wilmington, NC

  • Wilmington, NC Average Rental Price, February 2020 $1,180 /mo

    Wilmington, NC Apartment Rent Ranges

    • $501-$7002%
    • $701-$1,00032%
    • $1,001-$1,50055%
    • $1,501-$2,0007%
    • > $2,0005%

    Wilmington, NC Rent Trends

    Average Rent Nov / 2016 Mar / 2017 Jul / 2017 Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Feb / 2020
    Wilmington, NC $1,024 $1,033 $1,055 $1,056 $1,056 $1,083 $1,110 $1,147 $1,178 $1,177 $1,180
    National $1,340 $1,337 $1,368 $1,371 $1,374 $1,408 $1,417 $1,422 $1,458 $1,466 $1,468
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    Wilmington, NC Households

    • Total Number of Households51,316
    • Family 25,294
      Non-family 26,022
    • Children 10,796
      No Children 40,520
    • Average People Per Household2.2
    • Median Household Income$45,450
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$993

    Wilmington, NC Education Statistics

    • No High School2%
    • Some High School28%
    • Some College25%
    • Associate Degree9%
    • Bachelor Degree25%
    • Graduate Degree11%

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