Wilmette, IL
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Wilmette Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated July 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Wilmette Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
27,265

Age

PEOPLE OF Illinois DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.07
5 To 17 22.43
18 To 24 4.65
25 To 34 4.30
35 To 54 29.22
55 To 64 14.52
65 Years And Over 18.82

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 2.5
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 98.6
COLLEGE GRADUATES 81.5

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Wilmette 82805 70823.94489527536 #6EBE44
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Wilmette 154738 71571.55880108236 #6EBE44
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.3%

Employment Industries in Wilmette

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 21.8
Healthcare 15.0
Education 12.3
Finance 10.3
Retail 7.9
Manufacturing 6.5
Real estate 4.9
Other 4.0
Accommodation 3.1
Arts 2.7
Public Service 2.3

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 80.3
Black Or African American 0.6
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.0
Asian 13.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.8
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 2.9

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 19.5
Irish 16.8
English 10.3
Polish 8.5
Italian 6.8
Russian 5.8
French 3.0
European 2.8
Swedish 2.3
Norwegian 2.1
Scottish 2.0
Greek 1.8
Ukrainian 1.5
Danish 1.3
Dutch 1.3
Romanian 0.9
Lithuanian 0.8
British 0.8
Welsh 0.8
Eastern European 0.8

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 81.5
Chinese 4.1
Spanish 2.0
Slavic languages 2.0
Korean 1.7
Langs. of India 1.6
Russian 1.1
Polish 0.8
Urdu 0.7
Tagalog 0.7
French 0.4
German/Yiddish 0.4
African languages 0.4
Italian 0.3
Other Indo-European 0.3
Portuguese 0.3
Persian 0.2
Scandinavian languages 0.2
Japanese 0.2
Greek 0.2

Foreign Born Wilmette Residents:
16.7%