Wichita County, Texas Population 2018

Wichita County, Texas's estimated population is 132,000 with a growth rate of -0.11% 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
2017132,000-148-0.11%
2016132,1488380.64%
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
White105,403
Black or African American13,471
Two or More Races5,209
Some Other Race4,019
Asian2,861
American Indian and Alaska Native1,136
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander49

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Wichita County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wichita County, Texas Median Age

34.1


Total

32.3


Male

36.7


Female

Wichita County, Texas Adults

There are 102,415 adults, (18,369 of which are seniors) in Wichita County, Texas.

Wichita County, Texas Age Dependency

57.2

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Wichita County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

63,581

48.11%

Male

68,567

51.89%

Wichita County, Texas Households and Families

Wichita County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wichita County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
All60.3%39.7%
Male50.5%49.5%
Female47.6%52.4%
Non Family43.8%56.2%

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wichita County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All48,6152.4160.3
Married21,9473.0978.5
Non Family17,4841.1943.8
Female6,7013.0847.6
Male2,4833.0950.5

3.01

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

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 Grade4,5505.41%
9th to 12th Grade7,2118.57%
High School Graduate26,85531.92%
Some College20,58324.46%
Associates Degree6,2797.46%
Bachelors Degree12,48114.83%
Graduate Degree6,1757.34%

Wichita County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White60,21354,90515,147
Hispanic12,3648,0371,296
Black8,1846,3511,109
Other Race2,1621,239109
Asian1,8271,544848
Multiple Races1,7001,538263
Native American832752149
Islander2418

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 46.41%.

Wichita County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,825$40,108$25,831
Less Than High School$18,368$24,427$12,814
High School Grad$26,877$33,166$20,661
Some College$30,838$40,243$25,813
Bachelors Degree$43,969$51,803$38,686
Graduate Degree$57,440$68,120$48,662

$31,825

Average Earnings

$40,108

Average Male

$25,831

Average Female

Wichita County, Texas Language

Wichita County, Texas Language by Age

Wichita County, Texas Language

86.22% of Wichita County, Texas residents speak only English, while 13.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.61% of the population.

Wichita County, Texas Poverty

Wichita County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White81,13410,50712.95%
Hispanic20,2956,60232.53%
Black9,9723,50035.10%
Other3,6311,76048.47%
Multiple4,7761,16524.39%
Asian2,32059125.47%
Native1,10613412.12%
Islander33927.27%

18.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.20%

Male Poverty Rate

20.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wichita County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wichita County, Texas is Other, with 48.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wichita County, Texas is Native, with 12.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.92%.

Wichita County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.01%
High School16.00%
Some College11.60%
Bachelors or Greater4.77%

Wichita County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.25%
Male Unemployed26.14%
Female Employed11.64%
Male Employed7.99%

Wichita County, Texas Income

Wichita County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,371$60,445
Families$57,165$72,576
Married Families$72,186$86,603
Non Families$27,614$36,017

Wichita County, Texas Marital Status

Wichita County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Wichita County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Wichita County, Texas Veterans

Wichita County, Texas Veterans by War

11,604

Number of Veterans

10,245

Male Veterans

1,359

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,855
Second Gulf War3,245
First Gulf War2,941
Korea1,138
World War II518

Wichita County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,939
55 to 642,394
75+2,260
65 to 742,058
18 to 341,953

Wichita County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,92512.66%
Hispanic1,1997.91%
Black1,04510.71%
2 or More33614.15%
Other1475.51%
Indian11512.57%
Asian361.69%

Wichita County, Texas Veterans by Education

7.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wichita County, Texas Employment Status

Wichita County, Texas Employment by Age

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

5.2%

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