Loading map data...


Wichita County, Texas Facts

Facts
State Texas
Land area 627.8 square miles
Population Density 209.5 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 132,047
Population change 0.4%
Under 5 years of age 6.7%
Under 18 22.9%
65 and over 13.6%
Females 48.4%
White 83.2
Hispanic or Latino of any race 17.9
Asian 2.2%
Two or more races 2.4%
Black or African American 10.7%
Native American 1.3%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 85%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 20.1%
Veterans 11,953
Households and Housing
Households 48,305
Persons per household 2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more 79.5%
Median household income $45,086
The per capita income $22,905
Live below the poverty line. 15.6%
housing units 55,758
Multi-unit structures 20%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $89,800
Residents owning their homes. 62.4%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 10,873
Women-owned firms 26.1%
Asian-owned firms 3.1%
Hispanic-owned firms 6.7%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $1,715,924
Retail sales per capita $13,382
Manufacturers shipments $1,492,453
Merchant wholesaler sales $548,021