Wilmington Information

Wilmington Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Wilmington, IL

General Wilmington Information

State: Illinois

County: Will County

Close cities: Elwood, IL, Wilmington, IL, Minooka, IL, Central City, IL, South Wilmington, IL, Braidwood, IL, Essex, IL, Symerton, IL, Channahon, IL, Coal City, IL, Diamond, IL, Godley, IL, East Brooklyn, IL, Lakewood Shores, IL, Braceville, IL

Wilmington Population (census data)
Total 6,097 (+16.9% since 2000)
Male 2,942 (48.3%)
Female 3,155 (51.7%)

Population Density: 1,447 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 98.9 (US Avg is 100)

Wilmington Elevation: 565 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1876

Land Area: 4.21 square miles

Median Household Income: $52,369

Zip Codes: 60481.

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Wilmington Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Black (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (26.4%)
  • Irish (22.6%)
  • English (13.0%)
  • Italian (8.5%)
  • Polish (7.5%)
  • French (6.0%)

Local Wilmington Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Indianapolis Colts, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: University of Illinois, DePaul University, Chicago State University

Wilmington School Information

High Schools
Wilmington High School (715 South Joliet Street, Wilmington, IL, 60481 - Wilmington Community Unit School District 209U District)
Middle Schools
L J Stevens Middle School (221 Ryan Street, Wilmington, IL, 60481 - Wilmington Community Unit School District 209U District)
Elementary Schools
Booth Central Elementary School (201 N Kankakee Street, Wilmington, IL, 60481 - Wilmington Community Unit School District 209U District)
Bruning Elementary School (1910 Bruning Drive, Wilmington, IL, 60481 - Wilmington Community Unit School District 209U District)

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