Wells Branch, Texas Population 2022

14,376
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Wells Branch is a city located in Texas. Wells Branch has a 2020 population of 14,376. Wells Branch is currently growing at a rate of 1.33% annually and its population has increased by 2.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,000 in 2010.

The average household income in Wells Branch is $70,424 with a poverty rate of 13.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,154 per month, and the median house value is $275,500. The median age in Wells Branch is 35.5 years, 35.3 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.

Wells Branch Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wells Branchwas:

  • White: 56.60%
  • Black or African American: 18.03%
  • Two or more races: 11.41%
  • Asian: 8.54%
  • Other race: 4.97%
  • Native American: 0.45%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wells Branch, Texas is 14,376 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 14,000.

Wells Branch, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,08256.60%
Black or African American2,25618.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native560.45%
Asian1,0698.54%
Some Other Race6224.97%
Two or More Races1,42711.41%
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Wells Branch Population by Race

Wells Branch Population Pyramid 2022

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Wells Branch Median Age

35.1


Total

35.1


Male

35


Female

Wells Branch Adults

There are 10,109 adults, (1,122 of whom are seniors) in Wells Branch.

Wells Branch Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

12.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wells Branch Sex Ratio

Female

5,770

46.12%

Male

6,742

53.88%

Wells Branch Population by Age

Wells Branch Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wells Branch Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married56%44%
All27.2%72.8%
Female21.4%78.6%
Non Family13.3%86.7%
Male6.6%93.4%

27.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wells Branch Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,2701.9927.2
Married1,9912.9556
Male3052.826.6
Female5563.3421.4
Non Family3,4181.1513.3

2.91

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

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Wells Branch Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2793.01%
9th to 12th Grade1141.23%
High School Graduate2,31724.97%
Some College1,93220.82%
Associates Degree4985.37%
Bachelors Degree2,89931.24%
Graduate Degree1,24113.37%
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Wells Branch Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wells Branch Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American464637
Asian790733524
2+ Races852718557
White3,9783,9052,089
Hispanic2,7062,4671,103
Black1,5921,568326
Other Race41240674

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 80.43%.

Wells Branch Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,906$47,067$40,334
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$25,360$22,125$30,212
Some College$41,980$46,020$39,221
Bachelors Degree$57,414$58,042$55,938
Graduate Degree$67,147$83,750$56,653

$43,906

Average Earnings

$47,067

Average Male

$40,334

Average Female

Wells Branch Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wells Branch Language by Age

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Wells Branch Language

69.09% of Wells Branch residents speak only English, while 30.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.83% of the population.

Wells Branch Language

Wells Branch Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,25669130.63%
Hispanic4,12159114.34%
White4,7473988.38%
Asian1,069898.33%
Other86NaN%
Multiple1,427382.66%

13.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.89%

Male Poverty Rate

14.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wells Branch

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wells Branch is Black, with 30.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wells Branch is Multiple, with 2.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.07%.

Wells Branch Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade5.34%
High School20.93%
Some College11.56%
Bachelors or Greater3.74%

Wells Branch Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.01%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed6.62%
Female Unemployed35.35%

Wells Branch Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wells Branch Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,342$74,269
Families$78,843$92,644
Married Families$109,028-
Non Families$44,711$57,364
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Income by Household Type

Wells Branch Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Wells Branch Married by Age and Sex

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Wells Branch Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wells Branch Marital Status by Race

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Wells Branch Marital Status

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762

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War309
First Gulf War343
Vietnam183
Korea44
World War II22

Wells Branch Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34186
35 to 54276
55 to 64120
65 to 74113
75+67

Wells Branch Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4737.99%
Black19210.74%
Native American916.07%
Asian171.94%
Other Race347.17%
2+ Races373.71%
Hispanic341.10%

Wells Branch Veterans by Race

Wells Branch Veterans by Education

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6.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wells Branch Veterans by Education

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77.4%

Labor Force Participation

75.9%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Wells Branch Employment by Age

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Wells Branch Employment by Race

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Wells Branch 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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49.96%

Born in Wells Branch

81.03%

Native Born

18.97%

Foreign Born

11.33%

Non Citizen

7.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.03% of Wells Branch residents were born in the United States, with 49.96% having been born in Texas. 11.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wells Branch Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201012,1200.00%
201112,3081881.55%
201212,4961881.53%
201312,6841881.50%
201412,8721881.48%
201513,0601881.46%
201613,2481881.44%
201713,4361881.42%
201813,6241881.40%
201913,8121881.38%
202014,0001881.36%
202114,1881881.34%
202214,3761881.33%

Wells Branch Population by Year