Wilmington is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 12,449 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Wilmington is the 144th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wilmington is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wilmington is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wilmington who work in office and administrative support (20.64%), food service (10.33%), and sales jobs (8.01%).
Also of interest is that Wilmington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Wilmington, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Wilmington provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
As is often the case in a small city, Wilmington doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Wilmington are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.10% of adults in Wilmington have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Wilmington in 2010 was $20,192, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $80,768 for a family of four.
Wilmington is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Wilmington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wilmington residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Wilmington include Irish, English, Italian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Wilmington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.