Wichita Falls, Texas 

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Population

104,621

+0.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Best Places to Live in Wichita Falls, Texas

Small city - Extreme north-central Texas, 15 miles south of the Oklahoma border
Pros
-Cost of living
-Small-town atmosphere
-Nearby water recreation
Cons
-Isolation
-High crime rates
-Summer heat

Local Listings in Wichita Falls
 $78,500 
3306 Sherwood Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1236 SqFt
 $116,500 
4645 Brookdale Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1566 SqFt
 $164,500 
2 Ramona Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1823 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Wichita Falls Metro Area

Wichita Falls, named for a 5-foot waterfall considered significant in these flat parts, is an agricultural and ranching center that boomed during the 1930’s with the discovery of oil. Agriculture, petroleum and manufacturing of auto parts and aviation components are the economic mainstays; there is a small Air Force base and a small four-year college in addition.


QUICK FACTS

City: Wichita Falls
Zip Codes: 76308 76310 76301 76306 76302 76309 76311 76305
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 994 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wichita Falls is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wichita Falls jobs have increased by 1.10%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wichita Falls's cost of living is 21.90% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wichita Falls's Cost of Living

VOTING
Wichita county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Wichita Falls's population is 104,621 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.53%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wichita Falls is $96,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.35%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Wichita Falls public schools spend $8,177 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Wichita Falls. More Education


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Housing Market in Wichita Falls

It's a good time to buy in Wichita Falls. Home Appreciation is up 11.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Wichita Falls Real Estate

The median home price in Wichita Falls is $96,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Wichita Falls   14 Reviews
Hate it - 12/9/2017
I wish very much i could 0 star ...this dry ugly hot, poor, crime, and dog fighting, welfare dependant, cold to scorchin hot and back again hell hole ....i moved from... Read More

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JGT El-School, the best - 2/24/2017
I am Colombian, I arrived in Wichita Falls in 1992 and lived there for a year, before returning to Colombia. I attended my fourth grade at John G. Tower Elementary... Read More

Wichita Falls - 10/3/2014
Great place to raise a family! Small enough (100,000) to know about critical issues, but large enough to have variety of businesses. Multi-year drought has created... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS
76308 76310 76301 76306 76302 76309 76311 76305

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NEW LISTINGS IN WICHITA FALLS
$78,500
3306 Sherwood Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$116,500
4645 Brookdale Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$164,500
2 Ramona Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$110,000
4305 Grandview S
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$329,900
3200 Lancaster Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$68,500
3205 10th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$69,000
5223 Deer Creek Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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