2010 Census Population by Race and Hispanic Origin and Occupancy Status for Wise County, Texas

The U.S. Census Bureau considers race to be separate from ethnicity. Because the two are distinct concepts, persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race. The following table summarizes the race of the total population, Hispanic persons, and non-Hispanic persons.

  Total Population   Hispanic   Non-Hispanic
  Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Total 59,127 100.0% 10,112 17.1% 49,015 82.9%
White alone 52,448 88.7% 5,326 9.0% 47,122 79.7%
Black/African American alone 627 1.1% 54 0.1% 573 1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 461 0.8% 120 0.2% 341 0.6%
Asian alone 244 0.4% 10 0.0% 234 0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 16 0.0% 1 0.0% 15 0.0%
Some other race alone 4,093 6.9% 4,058 6.9% 35 0.1%
Two or more races 1,238 2.1% 543 0.9% 695 1.2%




  18-and-Over Population   Hispanic   Non-Hispanic
  Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Total 43,724 100.0% 6,156 14.1% 37,568 85.9%
White alone 39,428 90.2% 3,192 7.3% 36,236 82.9%
Black/African American alone 486 1.1% 21 0.0% 465 1.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 319 0.7% 74 0.2% 245 0.6%
Asian alone 173 0.4% 4 0.0% 169 0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 15 0.0% 1 0.0% 14 0.0%
Some other race alone 2,629 6.0% 2,606 6.0% 23 0.1%
Two or more races 674 1.5% 258 0.6% 416 1.0%




Occupancy Status Number Percent
Total Housing Units 23,781 100.0%
Occupied 21,015 88.4%
Vacant 2,766 11.6%

 
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau; compiled by the North Central Texas Council of Governments
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