Chico is a small town in Wise County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,002 at the 2010 census. Chico is also home of the 2019 Midget Football Champions after defeating Boyd in the first round of playoffs and Bowie in the championship game (18-0)
Chico is located at 33°17′46″N 97°47′55″W (33.296056, -97.798605). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.9 km2), all land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 947 people, 358 households, and 259 families residing in the city. The population density was 754.2 people per square mile (290.2/km2). There were 406 housing units at an average density of 323.3 per square mile (124.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.40% White, 0.21% African American, 1.06% Native American, 2.75% from other races, and 1.58% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.34% of the population.
There were 358 households, out of which 37.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.5% were married couples living together, 8.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.4% were non-families. 26.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older.