Wichita Falls, Texas Population 2022

101,868
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Wichita Falls is a city located in Wichita County Texas. Wichita Falls has a 2020 population of 101,868. It is also the county seat of Wichita County. Wichita Falls is currently declining at a rate of -0.22% annually and its population has decreased by -0.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 102,316 in 2010.

The average household income in Wichita Falls is $63,306 with a poverty rate of 19.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $828 per month, and the median house value is $104,800. The median age in Wichita Falls is 33.1 years, 31 years for males, and 35.6 years for females.

Wichita Falls Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wichita Fallswas:

  • White: 74.22%
  • Black or African American: 12.50%
  • Two or more races: 5.42%
  • Other race: 4.19%
  • Asian: 2.64%
  • Native American: 0.96%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%
The current population of Wichita Falls, Texas is 101,868 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 102,316.

Wichita Falls, Texas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010151,6490.00%
2011150,311-1,338-0.89%
2012151,0407290.48%
2013151,4484080.27%
2014151,8674190.28%
2015150,083-1,784-1.19%
2016150,3272440.16%
2017150,9566290.42%
2018150,955-1-0.00%
2019151,2542990.20%
2020151,5532990.20%
2021151,8522990.20%

Wichita Falls Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White77,68174.22%
Black or African American13,07812.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,0060.96%
Asian2,7602.64%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander780.07%
Some Other Race4,3854.19%
Two or More Races5,6695.42%
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Wichita Falls Population by Race

Wichita Falls Population Pyramid 2022

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Wichita Falls Median Age

32.4


Total

30.4


Male

34.9


Female

Wichita Falls Adults

There are 80,785 adults, (13,768 of whom are seniors) in Wichita Falls.

Wichita Falls Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wichita Falls Sex Ratio

Female

49,613

47.41%

Male

55,044

52.59%

Wichita Falls Population by Age

Wichita Falls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wichita Falls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.8%24.2%
Male60.6%39.4%
All56.5%43.5%
Female41.4%58.6%
Non Family40.1%59.9%

56.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wichita Falls Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All37,2972.4456.5
Married15,5683.1775.8
Male2,4192.8360.6
Female5,1003.3841.4
Non Family14,2101.2340.1

3.1

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Wichita Falls Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2034.93%
9th to 12th Grade4,9007.54%
High School Graduate20,48031.50%
Some College15,46723.79%
Associates Degree5,4358.36%
Bachelors Degree10,18415.66%
Graduate Degree5,3478.22%
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Wichita Falls Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wichita Falls Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,6551,297743
White41,99839,09611,857
Native American48136386
Black7,7846,4721,208
2+ Races2,4021,907338
Islander37305
Hispanic12,0868,7381,434
Other Race2,6371,699155

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.89%.

Wichita Falls Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,776$41,449$28,202
Less Than 9th Grade$19,994$26,763$11,324
High School Graduate$29,506$35,366$24,409
Some College$32,428$41,520$26,193
Bachelors Degree$45,943$53,721$40,707
Graduate Degree$58,627$74,469$43,988

$33,776

Average Earnings

$41,449

Average Male

$28,202

Average Female

Wichita Falls Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wichita Falls Language by Age

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Wichita Falls Language

84.42% of Wichita Falls residents speak only English, while 15.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.58% of the population.

Wichita Falls Language

Wichita Falls Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,9553,42734.42%
Hispanic19,4954,77424.49%
Native81218122.29%
Multiple5,0061,07821.53%
White56,0158,87915.85%
Asian2,27135315.54%
Islander7345.48%
Other878NaN%

19.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.39%

Male Poverty Rate

21.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wichita Falls

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wichita Falls is Black, with 34.42% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.52%.

Wichita Falls Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.73%
High School19.78%
Some College11.68%
Bachelors or Greater6.56%

Wichita Falls Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.15%
Male Unemployed23.42%
Female Employed14.63%
Female Unemployed46.26%

Wichita Falls Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wichita Falls Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,335$64,799
Families$62,463$79,770
Married Families$76,840$94,851
Non Families$28,461$38,315
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Income by Household Type

Wichita Falls Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.8%

Male Marriage Rate

41.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wichita Falls Married by Age and Sex

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Wichita Falls Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wichita Falls Marital Status by Race

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Wichita Falls Marital Status

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8,952

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3,520
First Gulf War2,785
Vietnam2,251
Korea416
World War II226

Wichita Falls Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 342,000
35 to 542,795
55 to 641,420
65 to 741,310
75+1,427

Wichita Falls Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7,44013.20%
Black1,02610.82%
Native American304.75%
Asian1055.46%
Other Race1956.15%
2+ Races1564.89%
Hispanic1,0897.44%

Wichita Falls Veterans by Race

Wichita Falls Veterans by Education

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8.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wichita Falls Veterans by Education

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62.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Wichita Falls Employment by Age

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Wichita Falls Employment by Race

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Wichita Falls 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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60.01%

Born in Wichita Falls

92.82%

Native Born

7.18%

Foreign Born

4.46%

Non Citizen

2.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.82% of Wichita Falls residents were born in the United States, with 60.01% having been born in Texas. 4.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wichita Falls Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19002,5000.00%
19108,2005,70012.61%
192040,07931,87917.20%
193043,6903,6110.87%
194045,1121,4220.32%
195068,04222,9304.20%
1960101,72433,6824.10%
197096,265-5,459-0.55%
198094,201-2,064-0.22%
199096,2592,0580.22%
2000104,1977,9380.80%
2010104,5533560.03%
2011104,329-224-0.21%
2012104,105-224-0.21%
2013103,881-224-0.22%
2014103,657-224-0.22%
2015103,433-224-0.22%
2016103,209-224-0.22%
2017102,985-224-0.22%
2018102,761-224-0.22%
2019102,537-224-0.22%
2020102,316-221-0.22%
2021102,092-224-0.22%
2022101,868-224-0.22%

Wichita Falls Population by Year