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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Wildwood is 537. West Wildwood, New Jersey is the 12,887th largest city in the US.
The peak population of West Wildwood was in 2010, when its population was 603. In 2010, West Wildwood was the 12,559th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,887th largest city in the US. West Wildwood is currently 10.9% smaller than it was in 2010.
West Wildwood has grown 20.1% since the 2000. West Wildwood, New Jersey is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|12884||Turtle Lake, North Dakota||538||-6.5%|
|12885||West Farmington, Ohio||538||3.8%|
|12886||Belle Haven, Virginia||537||11.8%|
|12887||West Wildwood, New Jersey||537||20.1%|
|12891||Mountain View, Colorado||536||-5.6%|
The total voting age population of West Wildwood, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 333. The voting age population is 53.5% male and 46.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 42.9% of the residents of West Wildwood are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Wildwood are 94.8% White, 2.9% Two or more races and 2.3% Black. Additionally, 0.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Wildwood, 8.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 4.5%. On a per-household basis, 4.8% of families are below the poverty line in West Wildwood.
Among those aged 16 and older, 46.9% of West Wildwood residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.1% of West Wildwood residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.0% have a bachelor's degree and 8.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Wildwood residents aged 5 and older, 4.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Wildwood is 6.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Wildwood, 20.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Wildwood is $57,969.
In West Wildwood, 86.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 13.8% of housing units in West Wildwood.
Of all the housing units in West Wildwood, 16.5% of them were build before 1940.
In West Wildwood, 21.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 180 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Wildwood is $1,063.
In West Wildwood, 81.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.