Lynn Walker | Wichita Falls Times Record News
A new assessment of Wichita Falls’ prospects for the future contains some sobering findings.
“Wichita Falls still faces multiple threats to its near and long-term prospects for success,” according to Broad Ripple Strategies, a company hired by the Chamber of Commerce.
The company’s assessment was based on interviews of residents, focus groups and a non-scientific online survey.
Wichita Falls: 2022 Falls Future 2.0 Community Assessment
It also included data from the U.S. Census Bureau and other statistical sources. It was a follow-up to an assessment done in 2017.
The 3,261 people who participated in the online survey were asked to rate the likelihood they would recommend Wichita Falls to a friend or colleague. The score was negative 26.5.