Mineral Wells is a city located in Palo Pinto County Texas. With a 2020 population of 15,479, it is the 183rd largest city in Texas and the 2275th largest city in the United States . Mineral Wells is currently growing at a rate of 0.87% annually but its population has decreased by -7.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,788 in 2010. Mineral Wells reached it's highest population of 18,411 in 1970. Spanning over 21 miles, Mineral Wells has a population density of 759 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mineral Wells is $56,930 with a poverty rate of 23.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $808 per month, and the median house value is $93,700. The median age in Mineral Wells is 35 years, 32.4 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.