Weatherford, Texas Population 2021

36,997
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Weatherford is a city located in Parker County Texas. It is also the county seat of Parker County. With a 2020 population of 36,997, it is the 92nd largest city in Texas and the 1059th largest city in the United States . Weatherford is currently growing at a rate of 4.89% annually and its population has increased by 46.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,250 in 2010. Weatherford reached it's highest population of 36,997 in 2021. Spanning over 29 miles, Weatherford has a population density of 1,364 people per square mile.

The average household income in Weatherford is $79,063 with a poverty rate of 10.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,049 per month, and the median house value is $169,400. The median age in Weatherford is 36.9 years, 35.3 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.

Weatherford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Weatherford was:

  • White: 88.17%
  • Two or more races: 4.09%
  • Black or African American: 2.96%
  • Other race: 2.78%
  • Native American: 1.31%
  • Asian: 0.68%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Weatherford, Texas is 36,997 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 31,822.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 25,250.

Weatherford, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,24188.17%
Two or More Races1,2644.09%
Black or African American9162.96%
Some Other Race8582.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native4061.31%
Asian2100.68%
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Weatherford Population by Race

Weatherford Population Pyramid $2021

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Weatherford Median Age

36.9


Total

35.3


Male

39.6


Female

Weatherford Adults

There are 23,345 adults, (5,529 of whom are seniors) in Weatherford.

Weatherford Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Weatherford Sex Ratio

Female

16,052

51.96%

Male

14,843

48.04%

Weatherford Population by Age

Weatherford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Weatherford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.6%21.4%
All62%38%
Non Family48.6%51.4%
Male43.1%56.9%
Female38.1%61.9%

62.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Weatherford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9842.6962
Married5,4113.3778.6
Non Family3,8441.2248.6
Female1,1533.9638.1
Male5763.6443.1

3.32

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Weatherford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0455.11%
9th to 12th Grade1,5207.44%
High School Graduate5,98229.28%
Some College5,12225.07%
Associates Degree2,06810.12%
Bachelors Degree2,86314.01%
Graduate Degree1,8318.96%
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Weatherford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Weatherford Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White17,06715,6264,105
Hispanic2,2711,353319
Other Race514277139
2+ Races448365128
Black35724651
Native American30622076
Asian16913315

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.56%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 28.57%.

Weatherford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,295$49,523$31,889
Less Than 9th Grade$24,991$30,719$22,957
High School Graduate$32,194$45,112$30,168
Some College$37,693$45,294$29,479
Bachelors Degree$60,200$74,956$55,057
Graduate Degree$62,063$79,545$51,375

$40,295

Average Earnings

$49,523

Average Male

$31,889

Average Female

Weatherford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Weatherford Language by Age

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Weatherford Language

88.19% of Weatherford residents speak only English, while 11.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.60% of the population.

Weatherford Language

Weatherford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,9952,42010.52%
Hispanic4,50254612.13%
Other83113616.37%
Multiple1,25613310.59%
Black65711217.05%
Asian19973.52%

10.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.91%

Male Poverty Rate

13.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Weatherford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Weatherford is Black, with 17.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Weatherford is Asian, with 3.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.10%.

Weatherford Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.26%
High School12.50%
Some College9.60%
Bachelors or Greater3.83%

Weatherford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed53.87%
Male Unemployed30.81%
Male Employed4.68%
Female Employed3.44%

Weatherford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Weatherford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,708$79,063
Families$75,142$90,533
Married Families$81,055-
Non Families$33,467$52,893
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Income by Household Type

Weatherford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Weatherford Married by Age and Sex

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Weatherford Marriage

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

Weatherford Marital Status by Race

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Weatherford Marital Status

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2,316

Number of Veterans

2,061

Male Veterans

255

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam677
First Gulf War673
Second Gulf War594
Korea226
World War II90

Weatherford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54786
75+612
65 to 74459
55 to 64297
18 to 34162

Weatherford Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,17310.36%
2+ Races9817.59%
Hispanic632.07%
Black456.63%

Weatherford Veterans by Race

Weatherford Veterans by Education

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1.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weatherford Veterans by Education

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59.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Weatherford Employment by Age

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Weatherford Employment by Race

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Weatherford Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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69.71%

Born in Weatherford

93.40%

Native Born

6.60%

Foreign Born

4.69%

Non Citizen

1.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.40% of Weatherford residents were born in the United States, with 69.71% having been born in Texas. 4.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Weatherford Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202136,9971,7254.89%
202035,2721,7255.14%
201933,5471,7255.42%
201831,8221,1193.64%
201730,7031,1063.74%
201629,5978442.94%
201528,7538493.04%
201427,9046702.46%
201327,2344761.78%
201226,7585422.07%
201126,2162781.07%
201025,9386,9383.16%
200019,0004,1962.53%
199014,8042,7552.08%
198012,0492990.25%
197011,7501,9911.87%
19609,7591,6661.89%
19508,0932,1693.17%
19405,9241,0121.89%
19304,912-1,291-2.31%
19206,2031,1292.03%
19105,0742880.59%
19004,7861,4173.57%
18903,3690.00%

Weatherford Population by Year