Wharton is a city in Wharton County, Texas, United States. This city is 60 mi (97 km) southwest of Houston. The population was 8,832 at the 2010 census. Wharton is the county seat, and is located on the Colorado River of Texas just south of U.S. Highway 59.
Wharton County Junior College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $2,016 average out-state tuition; $768 average in-state tuition