Weatherford Chamber of Commerce, Weatherford, Texas
Weatherford Chamber of Commerce, Weatherford, Texas
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Discover why so many are choosing Weatherford as the ideal place to live, work and raise a family. It's a town that's as close to the big city as you need it to be; yet as far away from it all as you want it to be. It's a town where people still smile at each other and wave as they pass by. It's a town where kids can still play in the streets and set up "lemonade stands" to beat the summer heat.

Weatherford is known for its community and family-oriented way of life that makes it one of the premier places to live in the north Texas area. Residents share a vision for Weatherford that balances its rich, western and pioneer heritage with progress and economic vitality. That's why our motto is "Growing with Tradition."

With a City population of 30,654 and a County population of 133,463.

Located just 20 minutes west of downtown Fort Worth, Weatherford has easy access to major transportation corridors. Interstate I-20 is within the city limits, and the split to I-30 is only minutes east of town. Other highways that run through town are US Hwy 80-180 and State Hwy 171/51. Weatherford is only 52 miles from DFW Airport.

For complete information, you can purchase a Relocation Package that contains our "Weatherford Welcomes You" newcomer guide magazine and all the information you need to make your transition as smooth as possible.

Fast Facts

Population

 
2017 City (NCTCOG est.) 30,654
2017 County (NCTCOG est.) 133,463
   
2014 City (NCTCOG est.) 27,760
2014 County (NCTCOG est.) 123,160
   
2010 City (Census) 25,250
2007 County (Census) 116,927
   
2000 City (Census) 18,534
2000 County (Census) 85,617
   
1997 City 18,893
1997 County 78,773
   

Climate

 
Temperature Average
Annual January July
65.4 43.4 95.3
Average Rainfall 33.7 in.
Average Snowfall 4.1 in.
Prevailing Wind South
Sunny Days 234
   

Cost of Living (2017)

 
Composite 92% (national average = 100%)
Grocery 98%
Housing 85%
Utilities 99%
Transportation 97%
Health Care 95%
Misc. Goods & Services 91%
   

Ethnic Composition* (2017 Census)

 
White 90.9%
Hispanic 13.8%
Black 3.0%
American Indian 0.80%
Asian 0.90%
Other 4.4%
Two or more 2.1%
* Totals are greater than 100 because some individuals select two or more categories

 

See more Weatherford statistics at livability.com/tx/weatherford

Weatherford, Texas