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Wilmington, IL news and info

Wilmington, IL

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Age

Under 5 Years 508
19 to 9 Years 346
24 to 14 Years 266
29 to 19 Years 441
34 to 24 Years 229
39 to 34 Years 847
49 to 44 Years 676
59 to 54 Years 971
69 to 59 Years 441
74 to 64 Years 366
79 to 74 Years 441
89 to 84 Years 268
99 Years and Over 118
Median Age (in years) 38.9

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Ancestry

American 353 5.1%
Arab 26 0.4%
Czech 77 1.1%
Danish 201 2.9%
Dutch 317 4.6%
English 806 11.6%
French (except Basque) 117 1.7%
French Canadian 0 0.0%
German 1,635 23.6%
Greek 15 0.2%
Hungarian 15 0.2%
Irish 1,599 23.1%
Italian 462 6.7%
Lithuanian 48 0.7%
Norwegian 72 1.0%
Polish 601 8.7%
Portuguese 0 0.0%
Russian 61 0.9%
Scotch-Irish 39 0.6%
Scottish 194 2.8%
Slovak 28 0.4%
Subsaharan Africa 32 0.5%
Swedish 166 2.4%
Swiss 21 0.3%
Ukrainian 0 0.0%
Welsh 41 0.6%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 4 0.1%

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Education

Less than 9th Grade 132 3.2%
23rd to 12th grade, No Diploma 302 7.3%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 1,759 42.6%
Some College, No Degree 1,168 28.3%
Associates Degree 185 4.5%
Bachelor's Degree 379 9.2%
Graduate or Professional Degree 203 4.9%
Population 25 years and Over 4,128
High School Graduate or Higher 89.48&
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 14.09&

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Gender

Male 3,096 52.31%
Female 2,822 47.69%
Total Population 5,918

Household Type

Total Households 2,337
Family Households 1,529 65.42&
with own children under 18 years 703 30.08%

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 2,337
Owner-Occupied 1,687 72.18&
Renter Occupied 650 27.81%

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $644

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 1,327
Median (dollars) $1379
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 360
Median (dollars) $465

Household Value

Median (dollars) $173,600

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $58,488

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 35 10.14%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 206 59.71%
Construction 214 62.03%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 594 172.17%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 125 36.23%
Information 32 9.28%
Manufacturing 520 150.72%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 118 34.20%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 202 58.55%
Public Administration 72 20.87%
Retail Trade 417 120.87%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 247 71.59%
Wholesale Trade 26 7.54%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 2,808

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Land

Area (in square miles) 4.2
Density (in square feet) 1,409.05

Political Leaders

President Barack Obama
U.S. Senate Richard Durbin
U.S. Senate Mark Kirk
U.S. House of Representatives Adam Kinzinger
Illinois Senate Sue Rezin
Illinois House of Representatives Anthony DeLuca
Illinois House of Representatives John Anthony

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 345
Cuban 0
Mexican 280
Other Hispanic or Lation 43
Puerto Rican 22
Total Population 345
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,573
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 0
Asian Alone 1
Black or African American Alone 102
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 0
Some Other Race Alone 0
Two or More Races 133
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 31
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 102
White Alone 5,337
Total Population 5,918

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Schools

Elementary Schools
Secondary Schools
Unified School Districts Wilmington Community Unit School Dist. 209U

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Weather

January
Avg. High 30
Avg. Low 13
Mean 22
Avg. Precipitation 1.75
February
Avg. High 35
Avg. Low 18
Mean 27
Avg. Precipitation 1.66
March
Avg. High 47
Avg. Low 29
Mean 38
Avg. Precipitation 2.74
April
Avg. High 61
Avg. Low 39
Mean 50
Avg. Precipitation 3.54
May
Avg. High 73
Avg. Low 50
Mean 62
Avg. Precipitation 3.95
June
Avg. High 83
Avg. Low 59
Mean 71
Avg. Precipitation 4.16
July
Avg. High 85
Avg. Low 63
Mean 74
Avg. Precipitation 3.72
August
Avg. High 83
Avg. Low 61
Mean 72
Avg. Precipitation 3.4
September
Avg. High 76
Avg. Low 53
Mean 65
Avg. Precipitation 2.95
October
Avg. High 64
Avg. Low 41
Mean 53
Avg. Precipitation 2.54
November
Avg. High 48
Avg. Low 31
Mean 40
Avg. Precipitation 3.09
December
Avg. High 35
Avg. Low 19
Mean 27
Avg. Precipitation 2.36

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