Wharton SnackAbility

2
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
7

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Wharton, Texas Info Snack

Wharton (/hwrtn/ HWOR-tn) is a city in Wharton County, Texas, United States. This city is sixty miles southwest of Houston. The population was 8,832 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Wharton County and is located on the Colorado River of Texas just south of U.S. Highway 59 (Future Interstate 69).
Population
8,723
Unemployment
9.1%
Poverty
23.1%
Median Home
$91,100
Median Income
$37,213
Median Rent
$714

Rankings for Wharton in Texas

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1

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Wharton, TX

Population over time in Wharton

Year Population % Change
2017 8,723 -0.6%
2016 8,773 0.5%
2015 8,733 -0.4%
2014 8,768 -0.2%
2013 8,782 -0.3%
2012 8,807 -0.3%
2011 8,831 -0.2%
2010 8,852 -

Crime in Wharton Per 100k

Crime Wharton TX USA
Violent Crime 581.6 438.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 159.7 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 410.5 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 3261.5 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 615.8 473.7 430.4
Larceny 2577.3 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 68.4 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Wharton

White
30.6% (2,670)
African American
27.5% (2,398)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (22)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (7)
Two Or More
1.5% (131)
Hispanic
40.1% (3,495)
Race Wharton TX USA
White 30.6% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 27.5% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 40.1% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Wharton, Texas

Less than $10,000
9.7% (84,613)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.2% (97,697)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.5% (152,652)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (77,634)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (118,632)
$50,000 to $74,999
25.3% (220,691)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.1% (44,487)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.3% (63,677)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (12,212)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Wharton TX USA
Less than $10,000 9.7% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.2% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.5% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 25.3% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.1% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.3% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Wharton

Female
49.2% (4,290)
Male
50.8% (4,432)
Gender Wharton TX USA
Female 49.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wharton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.5% (1,000)
9-12th Grade
13.7% (1,195)
High School / GED
31.9% (2,783)
Some College
21.9% (1,914)
Associate's Degree
8.3% (726)
Bachelor's Degree
7.3% (640)
Master's Degree
3.5% (305)
Professional Degree
0.4% (38)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (118)
Education Wharton TX USA
< 9th Grade 11.5% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.7% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.9% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 21.9% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.3% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 7.3% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.5% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.4% 1.1% 1.4%

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