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 (14.50%), sales jobs (12.99%), and management occupations (9.26%).
The overall education level of Weatherford is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.24% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Weatherford in 2010 was $27,046, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,184 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 13.85% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Weatherford include Irish, English, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Weatherford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.