wharton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 898 20.5 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,769 40.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,168 26.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 366 8.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 174 4.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,997 68.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 429 9.8 % 9.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,733 - -
19 years old and under 2,541 29.1 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,669 30.6 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,199 25.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,324 15.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,142 66.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 2,630 33.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 22 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 982 31.5 % 33.5 %
Married 1,363 43.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 153 4.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 618 19.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,871 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,264 84.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 607 15.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,248 58.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 16 0.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 84 2.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 219 5.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 237 6.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 162 4.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 490 12.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 415 10.7 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 316 8.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 711 18.4 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 839 21.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 553 14.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 803 20.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 430 11.1 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,870 48.3 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,357 35.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 28 0.7 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 9 0.2 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,060 70.5 % 75.5 %
African-American 2,392 27.8 % 13.1 %
Asian 19 0.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 128 1.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 29,797 55,775
Median Family Income 40,656 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 15,675 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 41.94 %
  • Temperature 66.18 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.75 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 10.84
    [CDD] 1
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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