Weatherford is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 28,742 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 (13.43%), sales jobs (12.42%), and management occupations (8.50%).
The percentage of people in Weatherford who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.81% of adults in Weatherford have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Weatherford in 2010 was $25,637, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $102,548 for a family of four. However, Weatherford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 16.80% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Weatherford include German, English, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Weatherford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.