Basic information about the Wharton County
The Wharton County is located in the state of Texas. This county occupies 1096 square miles, with 9 square miles being water areas. There are 41.280 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Wharton County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (72.17%), followed by Black or African American (14.09%) and Some Other Race (11.13%). There are 15.132 households in the county, while 71,50% of them are family households and 28,50% represent non family households. There are 7 cities and towns in Wharton County. The most populated city is El Campo city and the smallest town or village is Iago CDP.