|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wilder is 3,140. Wilder, Kentucky is the 6,110th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wilder was in 2020, when its population was 3,155. In 2020, Wilder was the 6,084th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,110th largest city in the US. Wilder is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Wilder has grown 19.9% since the 2000. Wilder, Kentucky is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 83% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|6107||North Barrington, Illinois||3,144||5.8%|
|6109||Bermuda Run, North Carolina||3,141||119.8%|
|6111||Denmark, South Carolina||3,139||-5.3%|
|6112||Lawnside, New Jersey||3,139||16.1%|
|6115||Mount Morris, Michigan||3,136||-1.9%|
The total voting age population of Wilder, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,663. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.6% of the residents of Wilder are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wilder are 92.0% White, 4.4% Asian, 2.6% Black and 0.9% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wilder, 12.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 4.5%. On a per-household basis, 2.9% of families are below the poverty line in Wilder.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.2% of Wilder residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.5% of Wilder residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 47.1% have a bachelor's degree and 17.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wilder residents aged 5 and older, 4.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wilder is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wilder, 8.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wilder is $66,190.
In Wilder, 65.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.5% of housing units in Wilder.
Of all the housing units in Wilder, 8.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Wilder, 15.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 240 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wilder is $1,070.
In Wilder, 87.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.