Wichita Falls

Business Climate

  • Major Business Clusters: Aerospace and Aviation, Manufacturing

  • Major Employers: Arconic, Pratt & Whitney, Sealed Air

Metro Area/Talent

  • Region Population: 154,105

  • Workforce Population: 63,500

  • Higher Education: Midwestern State University, Vernon College


  • Interstate Highways: I-44

  • Airports: Wichita Falls Municipal Airport

  • Railroad Carriers (Class I): BNSF Railway, Union Pacific Railroad

Counties and Quick Links

Wichita County: Wichita Falls

Other Counties: Archer County, Clay County

Sources: Metropolitan Areas, Office of the Governor Economic Development & Tourism, Texas Health and Human Services, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Texas Workforce Commission