Wharton, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Wharton, Texas Info Snack

Population
8,654
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
15.0%
Median Home
$94,600
Median Income
$43,003
Median Rent
$747

Wharton SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
8.5

Wharton, TX Crime Report

252
Total Crimes
2,921.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
24.51%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Wharton
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 252 2,921.1 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 40 463.7 446.5 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 13 150.7 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 23 266.6 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 212 2,457.4 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 40 463.7 370.7 314.2
Larceny 159 1,843.1 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 13 150.7 287.0 246.0

Wharton, TX Cost Of Living

87
Wharton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Wharton Texas National Average
Overall 87 94 100
Services 101 98 100
Groceries 94 89 100
Health 98 95 100
Housing 51 83 100
Transportation 95 89 100
Utilities 109 101 100

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Rankings for Wharton in Texas

Map Of Wharton, TX

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Population over time in Wharton

Year Population % Change
2020 8,654 -0.7%
2019 8,718 -0.1%
2018 8,723 -0.6%
2017 8,773 0.5%
2016 8,733 -0.4%
2015 8,768 -0.2%
2014 8,782 -0.3%
2013 8,807 -0.3%
2012 8,831 -0.2%
2011 8,852 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wharton

White
28.1% (2,434)
African American
25.9% (2,239)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (23)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (6)
Two Or More
4.3% (373)
Hispanic
41.4% (3,579)
Race Wharton TX USA
White 28.1% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 25.9% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.3% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 41.4% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in Wharton

Female
49.3% (4,263)
Male
50.7% (4,391)
Gender Wharton TX USA
Female 49.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wharton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (778)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (1,384)
High School / GED
29.0% (2,509)
Some College
25.0% (2,163)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (865)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (519)
Master's Degree
4.0% (346)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (86)
Education Wharton TX USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Wharton, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.5% (65,174)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (73,058)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (99,863)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.9% (137,181)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (122,201)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.2% (175,024)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.6% (74,635)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (72,007)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (36,003)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (10,249)
Income Wharton TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.9% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.2% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.6% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 7.8% 8.3%

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