Wilson SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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Wilson, North Carolina Info Snack

Wilson is a city in and the county seat of Wilson County, North Carolina, United States. Situated in the heart of the eastern North Carolina in the Coastal Plain region, around 40 miles east of the capital city of Raleigh, it is served by the interchange of Interstate 95 and U.S. Route 264. Wilson had an estimated population of 49,610 in 2012, according to the Census Bureau.
Population
49,237
Unemployment
8.7%
Poverty
22.8%
Median Home
$134,800
Median Income
$41,037
Median Rent
$742

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Map Of Wilson, NC

Population over time in Wilson

Year Population % Change
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
38.0% (18,687)
African American
48.2% (23,727)
American Indian
0.4% (207)
Asian
1.2% (605)
Hawaiian
0.0% (1)
Other
0.6% (317)
Two Or More
1.5% (724)
Hispanic
10.1% (4,969)
Race Wilson NC USA
White 38.0% 63.6% 61.5%
African American 48.2% 21.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 2.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 10.1% 9.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Wilson, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
9.5% (467,751)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (379,124)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (659,775)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (600,691)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (792,715)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (871,494)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (477,598)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (433,285)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (132,939)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (108,321)
Income Wilson NC USA
Less than $10,000 9.5% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 11.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 14.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Wilson

Female
54.4% (26,782)
Male
45.6% (22,454)
Gender Wilson NC USA
Female 54.4% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.6% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wilson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.1% (3,990)
9-12th Grade
11.5% (5,671)
High School / GED
28.6% (14,060)
Some College
20.4% (10,027)
Associate's Degree
7.9% (3,908)
Bachelor's Degree
16.7% (8,230)
Master's Degree
5.4% (2,635)
Professional Degree
0.8% (377)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (334)
Education Wilson NC USA
< 9th Grade 8.1% 4.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.5% 8.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.6% 26.1% 27.3%
Some College 20.4% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.9% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.7% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.4% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.8% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.3% 1.4%

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