Wylie, TX Population

Population: 15,132. Estimated population in July 2020: 29,061 (+92.0% change)
Males: 7,468 (49.4%), Females: 7,664 (50.6%)

Zip code: 75098

Median resident age: 30.7 years
Median household income: $58,393
Median house value: $106,400

Races in Wylie:

  • White Non-Hispanic (85.1%)
  • Hispanic (10.4%)
  • Other race (4.3%)
  • Black (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (16.9%), German (14.3%), Irish (12.3%), English (9.6%), French (2.9%), Italian (2.0%).

Land area: 19.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wylie

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 21.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wylie city

  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 65.1%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

4.8% Foreign born (3.8% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +5,826 (+62.6%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Wylie:

  • BARIATRIC CARE CENTER OF TEXAS (801 S HWY 78)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Wylie:

  • LAKE POINTE MEDICAL CENTER (about 9 miles; ROWLETT, TX)
  • BAYLOR MEDICAL CENTER AT GARLAND (about 13 miles; GARLAND, TX)
  • LELAND MEDICAL PLAZA (about 13 miles; GARLAND, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wylie:

  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 26 miles; DALLAS, TX; Abbreviation: DAL)
  • DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 37 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: DFW)
  • FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 55 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: AFW)

Other public-use airports nearest to Wylie:

  • ROCKWALL MUNI (about 10 miles; ROCKWALL, TX; Abbreviation: F46)
  • MC KINNEY MUNI (about 11 miles; MC KINNEY, TX; Abbreviation: TKI)
  • KITTYHAWK (about 13 miles; ALLEN, TX; Abbreviation: 0T7)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wylie:

  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS (about 16 miles; RICHARDSON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,695)
  • EASTFIELD COLLEGE (about 16 miles; MESQUITE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,457)
  • RICHLAND COLLEGE (about 17 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,352)
  • COLLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-CENTRAL PARK (about 17 miles; MCKINNEY, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,514)
  • BROOKHAVEN COLLEGE (about 23 miles; FARMERS BRANCH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,711)
  • SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,231)
  • EL CENTRO COLLEGE (about 26 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,359)

Schools

Public high school in Wylie:

  • WYLIE H S (Students: 1,670; Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Wylie:

  • FRANK MCMILLAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 871; Location: P O BOX 490; Grades: 05 – 07)
  • GRADY BURNETT JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 757; Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • R V GROVES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 625; Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: PK – 04)
  • T F BIRMINGHAM EL (Students: 604; Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: PK – 04)
  • DODD EL (Students: 557; Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: PK – 04)
  • P M AKIN EL (Students: 536; Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: PK – 04)
  • R F HARTMAN EL (Students: 513; Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: PK – 04)
  • AB HARRISON INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL (Students: 482; Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: 05 – 06)
  • COLLIN CO CO-OP (Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: PK – 12)
  • COLLIN CO J J A E P (Location: 951 S BALLARD; Grades: N – N )

Private primary/middle schools in Wylie:

  • FIRST BAPTIST SCHOOL WYLIE (Students: 93; Location: 100 N FIRST STREET; Grades: PK – KG)
  • SONLIGHT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 29; Location: BOX 97; Grades: 1 – 11)

Libraries

Library in Wylie:

  • RITA & TRUETT SMITH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $364,736; Location: 800 THOMAS ST; 37,957 books; 1,335 audio materials; 3,695 video materials; 60 serial subscriptions)