Wewahitchka, Florida Population 2022

2,092
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Wewahitchka is a city located in Gulf County Florida. With a 2020 population of 2,092, it is the 641st largest city in Florida and the 10706th largest city in the United States. Wewahitchka is currently growing at a rate of 0.43% annually and its population has increased by 0.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,074 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Wewahitchka has a population density of 313 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wewahitchka is $51,451 with a poverty rate of 15.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $775 per month, and the median house value is $149,000. The median age in Wewahitchka is 41.4 years, 36.3 years for males, and 46 years for females.

Wewahitchka Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wewahitchkawas:

  • White: 86.95%
  • Black or African American: 6.81%
  • Two or more races: 3.41%
  • Asian: 2.44%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wewahitchka, Florida is 2,092 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,074.

Wewahitchka, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

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Wewahitchka Population by Race

Wewahitchka Population Pyramid 2022

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Wewahitchka Median Age

39.9


Total

38


Male

42.6


Female

Wewahitchka Adults

There are 1,369 adults, (331 of whom are seniors) in Wewahitchka.

Wewahitchka Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wewahitchka Sex Ratio

Female

873

49.55%

Male

889

50.45%

Wewahitchka Population by Age

Wewahitchka Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wewahitchka Household Types

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wewahitchka Households and Families

2.57

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Wewahitchka Households by Type

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Wewahitchka Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wewahitchka Educational Attainment by Race

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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 2+ races people with a rate of 71.43%.

Wewahitchka Educational Attainment by Race

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$37,946

Average Earnings

$45,625

Average Male

$31,250

Average Female

Wewahitchka Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wewahitchka Language by Age

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Wewahitchka Language

95.89% of Wewahitchka residents speak only English, while 4.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.02% of the population.

Wewahitchka Language

Wewahitchka Poverty by Race

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15.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.17%

Male Poverty Rate

17.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wewahitchka

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wewahitchka is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wewahitchka is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.00%.

Wewahitchka Poverty

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Wewahitchka Poverty Rate by Education

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Wewahitchka Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wewahitchka Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Wewahitchka Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wewahitchka Married by Age and Sex

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Wewahitchka 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.

Wewahitchka Marital Status by Race

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Wewahitchka Marital Status

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146

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Wewahitchka Veterans by War

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Wewahitchka Veterans by Age

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Wewahitchka Veterans by Race

Wewahitchka Veterans by Education

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1.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wewahitchka Veterans by Education

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57.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Wewahitchka Employment by Age

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Wewahitchka Employment by Race

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Wewahitchka 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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71.74%

Born in Wewahitchka

98.07%

Native Born

1.93%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.07% of Wewahitchka residents were born in the United States, with 71.74% having been born in Florida. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Wewahitchka Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Wewahitchka Population by Year