The size of Wilson is approximately 3.8 square kilometres. It has 26 parks covering nearly 30.9% of total area. The population of Wilson in 2011 was 5,725 people. By 2016 the population was 6,387 showing a population growth of 11.6% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Wilson is 20-29 years. Households in Wilson are primarily childless couples and are likely to be repaying $1800 - $2399 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Wilson work in a professional occupation. In 2011, 59.4% of the homes in Wilson were owner-occupied compared with 58.1% in 2016. Currently the median sales price of houses in the area is $535,000.