The unemployment rate in Wharton County is 7.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wharton County jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wharton County's cost of living is 18.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
or Compare Wharton County's Cost of Living
WEATHER & CLIMATE
#WeatherDataText# Today's Weather
| Climate Averages
In the last Presidential election, Wharton county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 71.2% to 28.0%. More Voting Stats
Wharton County's population is 41,430 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Wharton County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.7%.
Wharton County public schools spend $9,143 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Wharton County. More Education