Wheeler is a city located in Wheeler County Texas. It is also the county seat of Wheeler County. With a 2020 population of 1,423, it is the 718th largest city in Texas and the 8919th largest city in the United States . Wheeler is currently declining at a rate of -1.86% annually and its population has decreased by -10.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,592 in 2010. Wheeler reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Wheeler has a population density of 930 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wheeler is $59,058 with a poverty rate of 20.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $677 per month, and the median house value is $85,500. The median age in Wheeler is 38.5 years, 33.3 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.