Wolfforth, Texas Population 2021

6,096
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Wolfforth is a city located in Lubbock County Texas. With a 2020 population of 6,096, it is the 323rd largest city in Texas and the 4272nd largest city in the United States . Wolfforth is currently growing at a rate of 5.27% annually and its population has increased by 66.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,670 in 2010. Wolfforth reached it's highest population of 6,096 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Wolfforth has a population density of 2,001 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wolfforth is $92,156 with a poverty rate of 7.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,104 per month, and the median house value is $184,200. The median age in Wolfforth is 31.3 years, 34.7 years for males, and 29.4 years for females.

Wolfforth Demographics

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

  • White: 91.08%
  • Other race: 4.67%
  • Two or more races: 3.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.66%
  • Asian: 0.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wolfforth, Texas is 6,096 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,181.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,670.

Wolfforth, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,39191.08%
Some Other Race2254.67%
Two or More Races1593.30%
Black or African American320.66%
Asian140.29%
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Wolfforth Population by Race

Wolfforth Population Pyramid $2021

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Wolfforth Median Age

31.3


Total

34.7


Male

29.4


Female

Wolfforth Adults

There are 3,259 adults, (304 of whom are seniors) in Wolfforth.

Wolfforth Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

10.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wolfforth Sex Ratio

Female

2,506

51.98%

Male

2,315

48.02%

Wolfforth Population by Age

Wolfforth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wolfforth Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All79.4%20.6%
Non Family79.2%20.8%
Female43.6%56.4%
Male14.3%85.7%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wolfforth Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7012.8379.4
Married1,0443.489.6
Non Family4241.1979.2
Female1563.4843.6
Male772.8114.3

3.34

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

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Wolfforth Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1655.69%
9th to 12th Grade712.45%
High School Graduate61821.30%
Some College88830.61%
Associates Degree2538.72%
Bachelors Degree62721.61%
Graduate Degree2799.62%
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Wolfforth Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wolfforth Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,0592,024832
Hispanic78859253
Other Race16498
2+ Races3231
Black323221
Asian1414

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 65.63%.

Wolfforth Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,804$57,304$31,222
Less Than 9th Grade$15,865$12,305$26,000
High School Graduate$35,063$51,103$26,297
Some College$48,477$57,404$29,548
Bachelors Degree$44,091$63,375$35,298
Graduate Degree$66,336$113,672$63,300

$47,804

Average Earnings

$57,304

Average Male

$31,222

Average Female

Wolfforth Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wolfforth Language by Age

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Wolfforth Language

87.28% of Wolfforth residents speak only English, while 12.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.32% of the population.

Wolfforth Language

Wolfforth Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,3491674.99%
Hispanic1,32015511.74%
Multiple1598452.83%

7.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.95%

Male Poverty Rate

7.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wolfforth

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wolfforth is Multiple, with 52.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wolfforth is White, with 4.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.11%.

Wolfforth Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.07%
High School10.84%
Some College7.54%
Bachelors or Greater1.10%

Wolfforth Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed14.52%
Female Employed5.25%
Male Employed1.36%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wolfforth Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wolfforth Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$81,636$92,156
Families$96,250$108,216
Married Families$104,924-
Non Families$47,880$39,967
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Income by Household Type

Wolfforth Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.0%

Male Marriage Rate

63.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wolfforth Married by Age and Sex

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Wolfforth 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.

Wolfforth Marital Status by Race

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Wolfforth Marital Status

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188

Number of Veterans

177

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War111
First Gulf War46
Vietnam40
World War II
Korea

Wolfforth Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5498
18 to 3434
65 to 7430
55 to 6418
75+8

Wolfforth Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1745.82%
Hispanic343.59%
Asian14100.00%

Wolfforth Veterans by Race

Wolfforth Veterans by Education

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5.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wolfforth Veterans by Education

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79.7%

Labor Force Participation

74.3%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wolfforth Employment by Age

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Wolfforth Employment by Race

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Wolfforth 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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79.86%

Born in Wolfforth

93.96%

Native Born

6.04%

Foreign Born

4.27%

Non Citizen

1.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.96% of Wolfforth residents were born in the United States, with 79.86% having been born in Texas. 4.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wolfforth Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,0963055.27%
20205,7913055.56%
20195,4863055.89%
20185,1812915.95%
20174,89048611.04%
20164,4041643.87%
20154,2401423.47%
20144,0981092.73%
20133,989932.39%
20123,8961042.74%
20113,7921012.74%
20103,6911,1373.75%
20002,5540.00%

Wolfforth Population by Year