Wilmington Island is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Wilmington Island Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Chatham County at latitude 32.0035 and longitude -80.9737. Chatham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Wilmington Island Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 8.26 sq. miles and a water area of 1.27 sq. miles.Photos of the local Wilmington Island, GA area
|Population in Households||15,316|
|Population in Familes||12,359|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||7|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||7,036 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,617 (65.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,896 (26.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||523 ( 7.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$289,095|
|Average Home Value||$336,598|
|Median Household Income||$69,957|
|Average Household Income||$89,992|
|Per Capita Income||$38,255|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.52%|
|Per Capita Income||2.63%|
The table below compares Wilmington Island to the other 624 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 69||89th|
|Population Density1||# 66||90th|
|Diversity Index2||# 547||13th|
|Median Household Income||# 27||96th|
|Per Capita Income||# 25||96th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.