Wise County, Texas's estimated population is 70,532 with a growth rate of 1.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wise County, Texas is the 51st largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 59,127 and has seen a growth of 19.29% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 59.91%.
83.48% of Wise County, Texas residents speak only English, while 16.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.01% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wise County, Texas is Hispanic, with 16.46% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wise County, Texas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.97%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wise County, Texas
92.31% of Wise County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 66.89% having been born in Texas. 5.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.