Businesses in Wilmington, Delaware

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Professional Services: 17.1%
 Medical: 16.3%
 Shopping: 13.1%
 Home Services: 8%
 Financial Services: 7.4%
 Industry: 7.1%
 Restaurants: 5.5%
 Other: 25.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair39434.9 years4.25.5
Beauty salons29422.9 years4.34.1
Hairdressers31424.7 years4.34.4
Public administration27832.5 years4.03.9
Social work42232.3 years3.95.9
Atm's24671.7 years3.33.4
Banks36354.7 years3.75.1
Finance other49441.2 years3.86.9
Loan companies1,11625.2 years4.315.6
Grocery stores and supermarkets24427.3 years4.13.4
General contractors68231.9 years4.59.5
Other construction44933.6 years4.66.3
Real estate84333.8 years3.911.8
Construction of buildings40634.8 years4.15.7
Holding companies23322.8 years3.33.3
Other membership organizations27245.1 years4.33.8
Dentists33831.1 years4.84.7
Health and medical3,94925.2 years4.355.1
Pediatricians21925.3 years4.73.1
Physicians and surgeons1,32524.6 years4.218.5
Accountants32028.6 years4.34.5
Advertising and marketing24723.8 years4.53.4
Business services24226.3 years4.43.4
Corporate management74825.1 years4.010.4
Lawyers legal1,50125.4 years4.421.0
Scientific and technical services55024.9 years4.37.7
Specialized design25024.1 years4.53.5
Churches44850.6 years4.66.3
Electronics stores37626.5 years3.85.3
Pharmacies and drug stores21744.8 years4.03.0
Shopping other30633.6 years4.04.3
Area of Wilmington, Delaware16.95 sq mi
Population71,615
Male Population34,192 (47.7%)
Female Population37,423 (52.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +79.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +9.9%
Median Age34.9
Male Median Age33
Female Median Age36.6
Area Codes302
NeighborhoodsDowntown Wilmington, Little Italy, Mid-town Brandywine, Southbridge, Trolley Square
Local TimeThursday 7:08 AM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng39.74595° / -75.54659°
Zip Codes1980119802198031980419805More

Wilmington, Delaware - Map

Wilmington, Delaware Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population39,81953,00065,15671,615
Population Density2,349 / mi²3,127 / mi²3,844 / mi²4,226 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wilmington, Delaware Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 9.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Wilmington, Delaware+79.9%+35.1%+9.9%
Delaware+78.8%+42.3%+21.1%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wilmington, Delaware Median Age

Median Age: 34.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Wilmington, Delaware34.9 years36.6 years33 years
Delaware38.9 years40.3 years37.5 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wilmington, Delaware Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,5892,5825,171
5-92,3532,3334,687
10-142,2972,1744,472
15-192,4862,4454,931
20-242,6542,5135,167
25-293,0653,1966,262
30-342,7192,7125,431
35-392,3232,3994,723
40-442,2572,4514,709
45-492,4712,7515,222
50-542,3222,5414,864
55-591,9132,1944,107
60-641,5401,8593,400
65-691,1671,4732,641
70-747401,0741,815
75-795669491,515
80-843937571,150
85 Plus3381,0191,358
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wilmington, Delaware Population Density

Population Density: 4,226 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Wilmington, Delaware71,61516.95 sq mi4,226 / mi²
Delaware955,5822,488.7 sq mi384.0 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wilmington, Delaware Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1780 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Wilmington, Delaware

 Moderate: 50.7%
 Inexpensive: 37.8%
 Expensive: 8.8%
 Very Expensive: 2.8%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Wilmington, Delaware CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Wilmington, Delaware953,640 t13.3 t56,275 t/mi²
Delaware14,121,836 t14.8 t5,674 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Wilmington, Delaware CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)953,640 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita13.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
11/30/171:47 PM4.161.7 km9,870 m9km ENE of Dover, Delawareusgs.gov
12/26/089:04 PM3.3783.8 km3,610 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
1/15/945:49 PM4.677.2 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
1/15/944:42 PM4.275.5 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
10/22/906:34 PM3.226.2 km10,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
4/22/845:36 PM4.271.9 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/10/8010:00 PM3.759.2 km5,000 mGreater Philadelphia area, Pennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/5/809:06 AM3.559.3 km5,000 mGreater Philadelphia area, Pennsylvaniausgs.gov
7/15/7811:39 PM3.164.5 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
2/28/7312:21 AM3.89.6 km14,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov

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Wilmington, Delaware

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Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Wilmington, Delaware
 Zip Code 19801: 23.9%
 Zip Code 19808: 14%
 Zip Code 19803: 13.9%
 Zip Code 19805: 11.5%
 Zip Code 19810: 8.6%
 Zip Code 19806: 6.4%
 Zip Code 19802: 5.7%
 Zip Code 19809: 5.6%
 Zip Code 19804: 5.6%
 Other: 4.7%

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