wharton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 857 19.3 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,767 39.7 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,195 26.9 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 413 9.3 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 217 4.9 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,150 70.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 512 11.5 % 11.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,768 - -
19 years old and under 2,556 29.2 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,743 31.3 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,174 24.8 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,295 14.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,286 66.1 % 84.8 %
Spanish 2,697 33.7 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 11 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,220 38.4 % 33.2 %
Married 1,207 38.0 % 50.6 %
Separated 200 6.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 552 17.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,884 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,265 84.1 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 619 15.9 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,227 57.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 23 0.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 161 4.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 165 4.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 236 6.1 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 186 4.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 618 15.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 268 6.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 282 7.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 689 17.7 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 935 24.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 541 13.9 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 781 20.1 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 407 10.5 % 13.1 %
Electric 2,058 53.0 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 1,197 30.8 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 3 0.1 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 7 0.2 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,771 67.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 2,626 30.6 % 13.1 %
Asian 20 0.2 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 164 1.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 27,855 53,657
Median Family Income 42,440 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 15,998 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 66.67 %
  • Temperature 90.48 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.15 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 15.62
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
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com