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Wichita Falls, TX
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Wichita Falls profile

Living in Wichita Falls

Wichita Falls is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 102,664 people and 39 associated neighborhoods, Wichita Falls is the 40th largest community in Texas.

There are many members of the armed forces living in Wichita Falls. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.

One of the benefits of Wichita Falls is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.25 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

The citizens of Wichita Falls are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.18% of adults in Wichita Falls having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Wichita Falls in 2018 was $29,940, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $119,760 for a family of four. However, Wichita Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Wichita Falls is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Wichita Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wichita Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Wichita Falls also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.28% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wichita Falls include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.

The most common language spoken in Wichita Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.