Wilmington Island, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,946 housing units in Wilmington Island. This represents a 30.6% growth from 4,552 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,712 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 234 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wilmington Island is about 75.3%. Wilmington Island's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.6%. Average household size is 2.53 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wilmington Island were built after 1983.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom5.70%
Two Bedrooms21.20%
Three Bedrooms48.20%
Four Bedrooms21.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.83
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$132,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$129,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.62
Median year structure was built1986
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$577

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage11.70%
Home Equity Loan13.40%
Simple Mortgage55.40%
Debt Free19.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19%