StatisticWilson HeightsCharlotteNorth Carolina
Population density (sq mi)6672,642218
Median age34.533.838.3
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1856%50%43%
Speak Englishn/a79%89%
Speak Spanishn/a12%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Wilson Heights is 75% lower than Charlotte
  • The median age in Wilson Heights is 2% higher than Charlotte
  • In Wilson Heights 17.77% of the population is White
  • In Wilson Heights 77.13% of the population is Black
  • In Wilson Heights 5.10% of the population is Asian

Compare Charlotte, NC Demographics


      Wilson Heights population breakdown by race

      RaceWilson HeightsCharlotteNorth Carolina
      American Indian0.00%0.31%1.18%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.07%
      Mixed race0.00%2.76%2.45%
      Other race0.00%4.89%3.01%
      In Wilson Heights, 13.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Wilson Heights age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Wilson Heights, Charlotte, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).