Wildwood demographics profile

StatisticWildwoodNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)3,373191
Median age45.839.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%56%55%
Speak English73%69%79%
Speak Spanish19%16%13%
Wildwood, NJ has a population of 5,192 and is the 6,289th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,373 per sq mi which is 337192% higher than the New Jersey average and 3623% higher than the national average. The median age in Wildwood is 46 which is approximately 16% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Wildwood, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 73% speak English and 19% speak Spanish. 41% of Wildwood residents were born in New Jersey, 38% were born out of state, 10% were born outside of the United States and 10% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Wildwood is 337192% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Wildwood is 16% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Wildwood 85.21% of the population is White.
  • In Wildwood 8.53% of the population is African American.
  • In Wildwood 2.70% of the population is Asian.

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Wildwood population breakdown by race

RaceWildwoodNew JerseyNational
African American8.53%13.54%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
Native Hawaiian1.46%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race0.96%2.53%3.06%
Other race1.14%6.35%4.75%
In Wildwood, 21.8% 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.

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