Weatherford is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 30,654 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Weatherford is the 110th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Weatherford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Weatherford is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Weatherford who work in office and administrative support (13.36%), sales jobs (12.05%), and management occupations (9.44%).
Also of interest is that Weatherford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In terms of college education, Weatherford is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.06% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Weatherford in 2010 was $28,363, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $113,452 for a family of four. However, Weatherford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Weatherford is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Weatherford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Weatherford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Weatherford also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.84% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Weatherford include German, Irish, English, Scottish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Weatherford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.