Population density (sq mi)1,17211391
Median age35.834.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%48%43%
Speak English68%65%79%
Speak Spanish30%30%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Wharton is 937% higher than Texas
  • The median age in Wharton is 5% higher than Texas
  • In Wharton 69.05% of the population is White
  • In Wharton 27.01% of the population is Black
  • In Wharton 0.24% of the population is Asian

Compare Wharton, TX Demographics


      Wharton population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race2.06%2.50%3.06%
      Other race1.63%5.79%4.75%
      In Wharton, 41.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Wharton age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Wharton, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).