Wise County, Texas Population 2018

Wise County, Texas's estimated population is 66,181 with a growth rate of 2.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wise County, Texas is the 53rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201763,247-2,934-4.43%
201766,1811,7162.66%
201664,4651,6012.55%
201562,8641,1491.86%
201461,7157071.16%
201361,0086101.01%
201260,3984450.74%
201159,9538431.43%
201059,11024,43170.45%
199034,6798,10430.49%
198026,5756,88834.99%
197019,6872,67515.72%
196017,0128715.40%
195016,141-2,933-15.38%
194019,074-104-0.54%
193019,178-4,185-17.91%
192023,363-3,087-11.67%
191026,450-666-2.46%
190027,1162,98212.36%
189024,1347,53345.38%
188016,60115,1511044.90%
18701,450-1,710-54.11%
18603,1600.00%

Wise County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White59,315
Two or More Races1,458
Some Other Race1,031
Black or African American756
Asian314
American Indian and Alaska Native251
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander122

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

Wise County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Wise County, Texas Median Age

38.5


Total

37.7


Male

39.3


Female

Wise County, Texas Adults

There are 47,367 adults, (9,228 of whom are seniors) in Wise County, Texas.

Wise County, Texas Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wise County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

31,481

49.77%

Male

31,766

50.23%

Wise County, Texas Households and Families

Wise County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Wise County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All76.7%23.3%
Non Family68.4%31.6%
Male61.2%38.8%
Female55.5%44.5%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wise County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,6912.8776.7
Married12,9883.3385.2
Non Family5,4111.3168.4
Female2,4673.6955.5
Male8253.4261.2

3.33

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wise County, Texas Households

Wise County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5065.93%
9th to 12th Grade3,8539.11%
High School Graduate14,64034.62%
Some College10,92325.83%
Associates Degree3,1157.37%
Bachelors Degree5,39712.76%
Graduate Degree1,8594.40%

Wise County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,65831,1286,308
Hispanic6,1413,550506
Other Race67039158
Black628526178
Multiple Races487409101
Native American24521982
Asian22318066
Islander706419

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 91.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 33.47%.

Wise County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,740$50,103$27,387
Less Than High School$25,833$31,322$15,827
High School Grad$35,382$46,294$22,658
Some College$38,176$50,585$27,442
Bachelors Degree$48,937$62,545$39,611
Graduate Degree$62,398$71,121$55,417

$39,740

Average Earnings

$50,103

Average Male

$27,387

Average Female

Wise County, Texas Language

Wise County, Texas Language by Age

Wise County, Texas Language

84.96% of Wise County, Texas residents speak only English, while 15.04% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.07% of the population.

Wise County, Texas Poverty

Wise County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48,4554,90810.13%
Hispanic11,5082,98325.92%
Multiple1,4531188.12%
Other1,031323.10%
Islander1221915.57%
Black486163.29%
Asian31441.27%
Native24341.65%

12.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.02%

Male Poverty Rate

14.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wise County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wise County, Texas is Hispanic, with 25.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wise County, Texas is Asian, with 1.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.53%.

Wise County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.58%
High School10.29%
Some College8.03%
Bachelors or Greater4.18%

Wise County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.84%
Male Unemployed12.43%
Female Employed7.48%
Male Employed6.15%

Wise County, Texas Income

Wise County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,081$75,978
Families$66,886$84,454
Married Families$78,954$
Non Families$37,356$47,135

Wise County, Texas Marital Status

Wise County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wise County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Wise 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 45To54.

Wise County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Wise County, Texas Veterans

Wise County, Texas Veterans by War

4,771

Number of Veterans

4,304

Male Veterans

467

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,746
First Gulf War983
Second Gulf War953
Korea280
World War II183

Wise County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,352
35 to 541,244
55 to 64912
75+809
18 to 34454

Wise County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,4629.98%
Hispanic3034.06%
Black10414.88%
Other8411.93%
2 or More7111.43%
Indian4819.59%
Asian20.82%

Wise County, Texas Veterans by Education

5.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wise County, Texas Employment Status

Wise County, Texas Employment by Age

60.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Wise County, Texas Employment by Race

Wise County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wise County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fort Worth 74497385411310914014.65%
Decatur6042664860610.03%
Bridgeport597565075328.90%
Springtown 265528702158.10%
Rhome1527168415710.28%
Runaway Bay1286146718114.07%
Alvord133414351017.57%
Boyd1207137016313.50%
New Fairview125613671118.84%
Aurora1220135613611.15%
Newark 1007111310610.53%
Chico10151091767.49%
Paradise442478368.14%
Lake Bridgeport342371298.48%
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