Wichita Falls, Texas Population 2019

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2017104,7475360.51%
2016104,2113480.34%
2015103,863-1,414-1.34%
2014105,2773350.32%
2013104,9422660.25%
2012104,6766500.62%
2011104,026-803-0.77%
2010104,8296320.06%
2000104,1977,9380.80%
199096,2592,0580.22%
198094,201-2,064-0.22%
197096,265-5,459-0.55%
1960101,72433,6824.10%
195068,04222,9304.20%
194045,1121,4220.32%
193043,6903,6110.87%
192040,07931,87917.20%
19108,2005,70012.61%
19002,5000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White78,859
Black or African American13,004
Some Other Race5,111
Two or More Races3,931
Asian2,687
American Indian and Alaska Native978
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander51

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Wichita Falls Tx Population Pyramid 2019

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wichita Falls Tx Median Age

32.8


Total

30.6


Male

35.2


Female

Wichita Falls Tx Adults

There are 81,073 adults, (13,589 of whom are seniors) in Wichita Falls Tx.

Wichita Falls Tx Age Dependency

55

Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wichita Falls Tx Sex Ratio

Female

49,453

47.27%

Male

55,168

52.73%

Wichita Falls Tx Households and Families

Wichita Falls Tx Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Wichita Falls Tx Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.8%23.2%
All56.8%43.2%
Male46.4%53.6%
Female43%57%
Non Family41.4%58.6%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wichita Falls Tx Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All37,3112.3956.8
Married15,6943.1676.8
Non Family14,1541.241.4
Female5,6582.9743
Male1,8053.2446.4

3.04

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wichita Falls Tx Households

Wichita Falls Tx Education

Wichita Falls Tx Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,7535.78%
9th to 12th Grade5,7738.89%
High School Graduate19,50230.03%
Some College15,59924.02%
Associates Degree4,9627.64%
Bachelors Degree10,45316.10%
Graduate Degree4,8957.54%

Wichita Falls Tx Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White42,76439,45312,019
Hispanic11,6887,4941,287
Black7,8916,2141,159
Other Race2,6951,596205
Asian1,5761,293729
Multiple Races1,110972202
Native American59353994
Islander2926

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.26%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 46.26%.

Wichita Falls Tx Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,572$40,589$25,208
Less Than High School$18,421$24,877$12,411
High School Grad$26,734$33,152$20,701
Some College$30,116$40,350$24,870
Bachelors Degree$42,009$50,050$35,722
Graduate Degree$61,593$78,864$46,400

$31,572

Average Earnings

$40,589

Average Male

$25,208

Average Female

Wichita Falls Tx Language

Wichita Falls Tx Language by Age

Wichita Falls Tx Language

83.03% of Wichita Falls Tx residents speak only English, while 16.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.02% of the population.

Wichita Falls Tx Poverty

Wichita Falls Tx Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White56,7768,28014.58%
Hispanic18,6475,76330.91%
Black9,3483,64639.00%
Other4,8751,89238.81%
Multiple3,35485725.55%
Asian2,16347922.15%
Native94519420.53%
Islander51713.73%

20.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.54%

Male Poverty Rate

22.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wichita Falls Tx

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wichita Falls Tx is Black, with 39.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wichita Falls Tx is Islander, with 13.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.46%.

Wichita Falls Tx Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.70%
High School20.44%
Some College12.89%
Bachelors or Greater5.89%

Wichita Falls Tx Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.79%
Male Unemployed25.05%
Female Employed14.85%
Male Employed8.59%

Wichita Falls Tx Income

Wichita Falls Tx Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,285$60,317
Families$56,967$73,882
Married Families$73,553$91,649
Non Families$27,176$35,598

Wichita Falls Tx Marital Status

Wichita Falls Tx Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Wichita Falls Tx Married by Age and Sex

Wichita Falls Tx Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Wichita Falls Tx Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Wichita Falls Tx Veterans

Wichita Falls Tx Veterans by War

8,548

Number of Veterans

7,517

Male Veterans

1,031

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War2,832
Vietnam2,618
First Gulf War2,276
Korea717
World War II300

Wichita Falls Tx Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,251
18 to 341,714
75+1,620
55 to 641,527
65 to 741,436

Wichita Falls Tx Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,10812.25%
Black95710.19%
Hispanic8726.16%
2 or More18211.38%
Other1694.99%
Indian11215.75%
Asian201.10%

Wichita Falls Tx Veterans by Education

8.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wichita Falls Tx Employment Status

Wichita Falls Tx Employment by Age

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Wichita Falls Tx Employment by Race

Wichita Falls Tx Employment by Education

Wichita Falls Tx Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

60.27%

Born in Texas

91.57%

Native Born

8.43%

Foreign Born

5.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.57% of Wichita Falls Tx residents were born in the United States, with 60.27% having been born in Texas. 5.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.