Wichita County, Texas Population 2019

Wichita County, Texas's estimated population is 132,000 with a growth rate of 0.53% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wichita County, Texas is the 34th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017132,0006900.53%
2016131,3104390.34%
2015130,871-1,702-1.28%
2014132,5734390.33%
2013132,1344820.37%
2012131,6528760.67%
2011130,776-1,020-0.77%
2010131,7969,4187.70%
1990122,3781,2961.07%
1980121,082-780-0.64%
1970121,862-1,666-1.35%
1960123,52825,03525.42%
195098,49324,88933.81%
194073,604-812-1.09%
193074,4161,5052.06%
192072,91156,817353.03%
191016,09410,288177.20%
19005,80697520.18%
18904,8314,3981015.70%
18804330.00%

Wichita County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White103,188
Black or African American13,589
Some Other Race5,518
Two or More Races5,285
Asian2,817
American Indian and Alaska Native1,330
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander51

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

Wichita County, Texas Population Pyramid 2019

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

Wichita County, Texas Median Age

34.2


Total

32.3


Male

36.7


Female

Wichita County, Texas Adults

There are 101,975 adults, (18,374 of whom are seniors) in Wichita County, Texas.

Wichita County, Texas Age Dependency

57.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wichita County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

63,439

48.14%

Male

68,339

51.86%

Wichita County, Texas Households and Families

Wichita County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Wichita County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.1%20.9%
All61.3%38.7%
Male50%50%
Female47.3%52.7%
Non Family46.7%53.3%

61.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wichita County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All48,5282.461.3
Married21,5363.1279.1
Non Family17,7411.1946.7
Female6,9102.9647.3
Male2,3413.2150

3.02

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wichita County, Texas Households

Wichita County, Texas Education

Wichita County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,4345.28%
9th to 12th Grade7,1858.56%
High School Graduate26,67931.78%
Some College20,18524.05%
Associates Degree6,6777.95%
Bachelors Degree12,91615.39%
Graduate Degree5,8706.99%

Wichita County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White59,75954,64715,173
Hispanic12,6778,2661,371
Black8,2476,5221,221
Other Race2,9641,771233
Asian1,6661,383804
Multiple Races1,5421,356258
Native American913844123
Islander2926

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 92.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 48.26%.

Wichita County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,030$40,818$25,573
Less Than High School$19,511$25,669$12,972
High School Grad$27,591$35,020$20,649
Some College$30,299$40,197$24,980
Bachelors Degree$42,366$51,484$37,592
Graduate Degree$59,704$74,438$49,707

$32,030

Average Earnings

$40,818

Average Male

$25,573

Average Female

Wichita County, Texas Language

Wichita County, Texas Language by Age

Wichita County, Texas Language

85.87% of Wichita County, Texas residents speak only English, while 14.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.79% of the population.

Wichita County, Texas Poverty

Wichita County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White79,82510,74813.46%
Hispanic20,7406,41730.94%
Black9,9233,70837.37%
Other5,2631,95937.22%
Multiple4,7001,40729.94%
Asian2,29347920.89%
Native1,29727120.89%
Islander51713.73%

18.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.68%

Male Poverty Rate

20.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wichita County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wichita County, Texas is Black, with 37.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wichita County, Texas is White, with 13.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.58%.

Wichita County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.85%
High School18.27%
Some College11.98%
Bachelors or Greater5.17%

Wichita County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.99%
Male Unemployed24.39%
Female Employed12.55%
Male Employed7.53%

Wichita County, Texas Income

Wichita County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,776$60,145
Families$58,299$73,023
Married Families$72,843$87,742
Non Families$27,510$35,363

Wichita County, Texas Marital Status

Wichita County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wichita County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Wichita County, Texas 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 County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Wichita County, Texas Veterans

Wichita County, Texas Veterans by War

10,971

Number of Veterans

9,668

Male Veterans

1,303

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,582
Second Gulf War3,349
First Gulf War2,870
Korea949
World War II351

Wichita County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,856
55 to 642,175
75+2,060
65 to 741,987
18 to 341,893

Wichita County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,31712.10%
Black1,04810.69%
Hispanic9546.21%
2 or More23610.70%
Other1935.24%
Indian15715.23%
Asian201.04%

Wichita County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wichita County, Texas Employment Status

Wichita County, Texas Employment by Age

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wichita County, Texas Employment by Race

Wichita County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wichita County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wichita Falls10472410472400.00%
Burkburnett10811110952842.63%
Iowa Park63726363-9-0.14%
Electra27912722-69-2.47%
Cashion Community348344-4-1.15%
Pleasant Valley336333-3-0.89%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990