Wylie, Texas

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Population in 2017: 49,826 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +229.3%
Males: 24,685  (49.5%)
Females: 25,141  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

34.1 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 75098.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $78,258 (it was $58,393 in 2000)
Wylie:

$78,258
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,814 (it was $22,987 in 2000)

Wylie city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $202,294 (it was $94,800 in 2000)
Wylie:

$202,294
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $217,935; detached houses: $227,626; townhouses or other attached units: $221,379; mobile homes: $57,773

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,419.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wylie: 94.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.3%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.8% for Black residents, 12.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.9% for American Indian residents, 2.8% for other race residents, 5.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wylie, TX (2017)
    • 28,95758.0%White alone
    • 9,18818.4%Hispanic
    • 7,22314.5%Black alone
    • 2,5125.0%Asian alone
    • 1,3592.7%Two or more races
    • 1320.3%American Indian alone
    • 920.2%Other race alone
    • 150.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Wylie detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 45 registered sex offenders living in Wylie, Texas as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wylie is 1,075 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Wylie by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(7.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.3)
1
(2.4)
2
(4.6)
1
(2.2)
1
(2.2)
1
(2.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(26.8)
5
(16.7)
10
(27.5)
10
(25.8)
6
(14.3)
11
(25.3)
2
(4.7)
1
(2.3)
9
(19.9)
17
(37.5)
21
(44.7)
7
(14.7)
14
(28.7)
16
(31.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(7.6)
3
(10.0)
5
(13.7)
4
(10.3)
4
(9.6)
5
(11.5)
8
(18.9)
3
(6.9)
3
(6.6)
2
(4.4)
5
(10.6)
6
(12.6)
4
(8.2)
9
(17.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
24
(91.7)
20
(66.9)
30
(82.4)
34
(87.9)
15
(35.9)
18
(41.4)
25
(59.1)
22
(50.4)
19
(42.1)
23
(50.7)
17
(36.2)
37
(77.5)
28
(57.4)
27
(52.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
110
(420.4)
121
(404.9)
145
(398.5)
183
(473.0)
191
(456.7)
141
(324.1)
141
(333.3)
100
(229.1)
75
(166.2)
74
(163.3)
51
(108.5)
60
(125.6)
50
(102.5)
31
(60.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
444
(1,697)
413
(1,382)
467
(1,283)
504
(1,303)
478
(1,143)
527
(1,211)
523
(1,236)
485
(1,111)
433
(959.3)
390
(860.5)
293
(623.1)
330
(690.8)
347
(711.5)
347
(679.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
32
(122.3)
28
(93.7)
29
(79.7)
25
(64.6)
27
(64.6)
35
(80.4)
21
(49.6)
28
(64.2)
18
(39.9)
32
(70.6)
13
(27.6)
21
(44.0)
28
(57.4)
20
(39.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(11.5)
1
(3.3)
3
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.3)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(4.3)
2
(4.2)
2
(4.1)
4
(7.8)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)164.4120.9128.2131.7109.1114.1102.888.884.097.485.170.977.175.5

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City-data.com crime index in Wylie, TX

Crime rate in Wylie detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 68 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: American (12.0%), English (7.6%), German (7.1%), Irish (5.5%), African (2.9%), Polish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 19.4 square miles.

Population density: 2,572 people per square mile   (average).

Wylie, Texas map

6,032 residents are foreign born (5.1% Latin America, 3.8% Africa).

This city:

12.1%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,392 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,108 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Garland, TX (9.9 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (21.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

St. Paul, TX (1.4 miles ),
Sachse, TX (2.1 miles ),
Murphy, TX (2.1 miles ),
Lavon, TX (2.3 miles ),
Parker, TX (2.4 miles ),
Lucas, TX (2.5 miles ),
Northwest Rockwall, TX (2.6 miles ),
Rowlett, TX (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 33.02 N, Longitude: 96.53 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -10,797 (-21.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,401 (17.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Wylie, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Wylie, TX in 2017

Property values in Wylie, TX

Wylie satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 188 buildings, average cost: $103,600
  • 1998: 284 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 1999: 351 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2000: 383 buildings, average cost: $109,100
  • 2001: 471 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2002: 1144 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2003: 1415 buildings, average cost: $140,400
  • 2004: 1164 buildings, average cost: $135,800
  • 2005: 1234 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2006: 905 buildings, average cost: $161,500
  • 2007: 682 buildings, average cost: $179,600
  • 2008: 412 buildings, average cost: $177,000
  • 2009: 261 buildings, average cost: $181,700
  • 2010: 267 buildings, average cost: $181,000
  • 2011: 217 buildings, average cost: $187,700
  • 2012: 240 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2013: 240 buildings, average cost: $170,800
  • 2014: 251 buildings, average cost: $238,800
  • 2015: 523 buildings, average cost: $208,200
  • 2016: 414 buildings, average cost: $246,600
  • 2017: 572 buildings, average cost: $265,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Wylie, TX residents
Average permit cost in Wylie, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Wylie, TX
Historical housing units in Wylie, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +5,826 (+62.6%).
Most common industries in Wylie, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.7%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (8.2%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (12.0%)
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.0%)
  • Social assistance (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Wylie, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.5%)
  • Engineers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Computer specialists (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Engineers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Computer specialists (3.3%)

Average climate in Wylie, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Wylie, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 85.4. This is about average.

City:

85.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.78. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.78
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.352. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.352
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.73
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.121. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.121
U.S.:

0.010

Tornado activity:

Wylie-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 149% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.5 miles away from the Wylie city center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/4/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wylie-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 245.7 miles away from Wylie center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 113.7 miles away from Wylie center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 136.0 miles away from Wylie center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 163.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 444.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.5 miles away from Wylie center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Collin County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wylie topographic map

Hospitals in Wylie:

  • BARIX CLINICS OF TEXAS INC (provides emergency services, 801 SOUTH HIGHWAY 78)
  • PHYSICIANS REGIONAL HOSPITAL (801 S HIGHWAY 78 BOX 1500)
  • PRESBYTERIAN MEDICAL CENTER OF WYLIE (801 S HWY 78)

Home Health Centers in Wylie:

  • ALBERT HOME HEALTH AGENCY INC (2801 W FM 544 SUITE 104)
  • AMY HOME HEALTH (2905 REATA DRIVE)
  • EMR HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES LLC (141 SOUTH MAXWELL CREEK ROAD)
  • GRACIOUS CARE HEALTH SERVICES INC (3503 SPIREA DRIVE)
  • HEALING POOL INC (1304 OLD KNOLL DRIVE)
  • PRAISE HOME HEALTH AGENCY (1206 BAYSIDE DRIVE)
  • SINCERE HOME HEALTH CARE INC (204 CRABAPPLE DRIVE)

Nursing Homes in Wylie:

  • FOUNDERS PLAZA NURSING AND REHAB (721 S HWY 78)
  • GARNET HILL REHABILITATION AND SKILLED CARE (1420 MCCREARY RD)
  • HILLCREST MANOR NURSING HOME (300 E BROWN ST PO BOX 550)
  • HILLCREST NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (300 E BROWN ST)

Heliports located in Wylie:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wylie:

  • Collin County Community College District (about 12 miles; McKinney, TX; Full-time enrollment: 18,044)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 13 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)
  • Richland College (about 14 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)
  • Eastfield College (about 16 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • Southern Methodist University (about 20 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 9,150)
  • Brookhaven College (about 20 miles; Farmers Branch, TX; FT enrollment: 6,868)
  • El Centro College (about 24 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)

Public high schools in Wylie:

Private high school in Wylie:

  • WYLIE PREPARATORY ACADEMY (Students: 265, Location: 4110 SKYVIEW CT, Grades: KG-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Wylie:

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Library in Wylie:

  • RITA & TRUETT SMITH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $704,319; Location: 800 THOMAS ST; 42,490 books; 2,551 audio materials; 2,816 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 85 print serial subscriptions; 6 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wylie: Wylie Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Wylie Sewage Disposal (B), Wylie Fire Department Station 3 (C), Wylie Fire Department Station 1 (D), Wylie Fire Department Station 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wylie include: Church of Christ (A), Shiloh Baptist Church (B), Cornerstone Baptist Church (C), First Baptist Church of Wylie (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Hughes Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Monroe Lake (A), Muddy Creek Reservoir (B), Lavon Lake (C), Soil Conservation Service Site 5 Reservoir (D), Soil Conservation Service Site 4 Reservoir (E), Soil Conservation Service Site 7 Reservoir (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: White Rock Creek (A), Turner Branch (B), Maxwell Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Wylie include: East Fork Park (1), Clear Lake Park (2), Avalon Park (3), Pirate Field (4), Lavonia Park (5), Cottonwood Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Bill Harris (1930s pitcher) - Baseball player, Victor Ulloa (American soccer) - Soccer player.

Collin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wylie and their reported violations in the past:

HIDDEN COVE PARK (Population served: 375, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TRINITY RIVER ISLAND RECREATION WALLISVI (Population served: 34, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAY-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2013)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

3.1 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

82.3%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.1%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
155 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
90 people in nursing homes in 2000
5 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Wylie (2011 data):

  • Woodforest National Bank: Wylie Wal-Mart Branch at 2050 North Highway 78, branch established on 2004/08/25. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • Inwood National Bank: Wylie Branch at 200 South Highway 78, branch established on 1945/05/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,425.4 mil, Deposits: $1,226.3 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Inwood Bancshares, Inc.
  • The American National Bank of Texas: Wylie Branch at 300 West Highway 78, branch established on 1984/09/04. Info updated 2008/06/26: Bank assets: $2,334.7 mil, Deposits: $2,095.6 mil, headquarters in Terrell, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: A.N.b. Holding Company, Ltd.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Wylie Banking Center at 514 South Highway 78, branch established on 2006/12/28. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Capital One, National Association: Wylie Branch at 449 Hwy 78 South, branch established on 2006/03/20. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: Wylie Banking Store Branch at 1301 East Fm 544, branch established on 2003/09/30. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • ViewPoint Bank, National Association: Wylie Branch at 3490 Fm 544, branch established on 2009/09/30. Info updated 2012/01/06: Bank assets: $3,179.7 mil, Deposits: $2,050.8 mil, headquarters in Plano, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Viewpoint Financial Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Wylie:

Marital status in Wylie, TX
  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

For population 25 years and over in Wylie:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Wylie
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wylie, TX (based on Collin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant184,331334
Catholic111,1828
Mainline Protestant59,02260
Other54,47574
Black Protestant1,0148
Orthodox1901
None372,127-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 77
Collin County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 13
Here:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 53
Here:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 215
Collin County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 478
Here:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Collin County:

24.0%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Collin County:

15.3%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.5%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wylie:

48.7%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.5%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wylie:

9.1%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wylie:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wylie:

34.1%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

58.3%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Wylie:

81.5%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wylie, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 46$155,672$40,6100$0
Firefighters 41$182,662$53,4624$2,293
Parks and Recreation 23$65,539$34,19451$29,405
Water Supply 11$29,789$32,4970$0
Local Libraries 11$30,279$33,03211$9,132
Streets and Highways 10$26,328$31,5944$732
Financial Administration 8$24,070$36,1051$715
Fire - Other 7$23,516$40,3130$0
Police - Other 7$21,481$36,82514$3,634
Sewerage 5$14,649$35,1580$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$969
Health 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,599
Totals for Government 169$573,985$40,75694$48,479

Wylie government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $10,577,000 ($212.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,426,000 ($108.90)
    Water Utilities: $687,000 ($13.79)
    Sewerage: $609,000 ($12.22)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $5,466,000 ($109.70)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,093,000 ($102.22)
    Police Protection: $5,032,000 ($100.99)
    Water Utilities: $4,693,000 ($94.19)
    Sewerage: $4,021,000 ($80.70)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,081,000 ($61.84)
    Financial Administration: $1,959,000 ($39.32)
    Central Staff Services: $1,672,000 ($33.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,329,000 ($26.67)
    Libraries: $1,241,000 ($24.91)
    Regular Highways: $1,033,000 ($20.73)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $811,000 ($16.28)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $374,000 ($7.51)
    General Public Buildings: $369,000 ($7.41)
    Health - Other: $265,000 ($5.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,854,000 ($97.42)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,323,000 ($146.97)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $421,000 ($8.45)

Wylie government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,278,000 ($105.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,862,000 ($37.37)
    Other: $927,000 ($18.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $671,000 ($13.47)
    Regular Highways: $23,000 ($0.46)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $52,000 ($1.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $61,000 ($1.22)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,456,000 ($29.22)
    Fines and Forfeits: $343,000 ($6.88)
    Interest Earnings: $261,000 ($5.24)
    Sale of Property: $48,000 ($0.96)
    Rents: $37,000 ($0.74)
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000 ($0.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,303,000 ($146.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $836,000 ($16.78)
    Highways: $637,000 ($12.78)
    General Local Government Support: $11,000 ($0.22)
  • Tax - Property: $20,746,000 ($416.37)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,104,000 ($122.51)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,280,000 ($45.76)
    Other License: $1,354,000 ($27.17)
    Other Selective Sales: $52,000 ($1.04)

Wylie government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $119,784,000 ($2404.05)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $119,149,000 ($2391.30)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,370,000 ($107.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,735,000 ($95.03)

Wylie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,683,000 ($615.80)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $32,909,000 ($660.48)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,540,000 ($50.98)

10.48% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($84,210 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.48%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($762 average AGI)
Collin County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dallas County, TX  3.23% ($79,198 average AGI)
from Denton County, TX  1.47% ($78,799)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.42% ($65,057)


9.14% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($80,204 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.14%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($863 average AGI)
Collin County:

0.08%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dallas County, TX  2.63% ($73,913 average AGI)
to Denton County, TX  1.89% ($87,207)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.41% ($65,448)
Businesses in Wylie, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's2
AT&T1PetSmart1
Albertsons1Pizza Hut1
Arby's1Popeyes1
AutoZone2RadioShack1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Blockbuster1Sprint Nextel1
Burger King1Starbucks2
CVS1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx6Target1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS2
Home Depot1Walgreens1
Jack In The Box1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wylie:

  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KGGR (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wylie:

  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KEOM (88.5 FM; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: MESQUITE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Wylie:

  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KNOK-LP (Channel 43; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: IGLESIA JESU CHRISTO ES MI REFUGIO, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Wylie fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 240ft / 73.2mTotal length
  • 177,000Total average daily traffic
  • 13,724Total average daily truck traffic
  • 248,835Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wylie, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wylie, TX
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 123 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wylie)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Wylie, TX)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 285 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wylie)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wylie)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED297$160,431213$150,194651$159,89426$38,61224$103,8644$58,980
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$166,68318$146,86070$146,6078$27,6704$88,5902$37,740
APPLICATIONS DENIED34$146,92032$134,774228$156,71952$27,66818$104,9765$43,242
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN35$158,49930$180,194163$157,0745$59,0164$85,0831$35,150
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$157,5788$138,71636$168,4133$49,1571$157,3101$23,410

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0310.01 , 0313.03, 0313.04, 0313.06, 0313.07

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED54$198,24941$178,897
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$191,12918$192,136
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$201,1249$200,310
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$178,4457$200,327
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$139,850

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0310.01 , 0313.03, 0313.04, 0313.06, 0313.07

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wylie, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wylie, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 92. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 159 took place in 2011, and the least - 57 in 2007. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Wylie, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (43.6%), and Outside Fires (40.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wylie, TX
    • 68143.6%Structure Fires
    • 63840.8%Outside Fires
    • 19412.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 503.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wylie, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Wylie, Texas:

  • Best Western Wylie Inn, 2011 Hwy 78 N, Wylie, Texas 75098 , Phone: (972) 429-1771, Fax: (972) 429-1775
  • LaQuinta Inn and Suites Wylie-Dallas, 2210 W FM 544, Wylie, Texas 75098 , Phone: (469) 969-0911, Fax: (469) 969-0912
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Wylie West, 2200 W Farm-to-Market 544, Wylie, Texas 75098 , Phone: (800) 439-4745, Fax: (469) 573-8483
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Wylie, Texas
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wylie, TX
  • 54.8%Electricity
  • 43.8%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wylie, TX
  • 73.9%Electricity
  • 20.9%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Wylie compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Wylie on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of robberies per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ghana (population 500+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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