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People

Total Population 1,510
Male Share of the Population 47.1%
Female Share of the Population 52.9%
Senior Citizens 10.7%
Employed Population 16+ 592
Age of the Population 31

Families

% of people married 62.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.9%
Median Earnings25+ $37,629
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $27,054
Median Earnings With High School Degree $36,736

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,470
% Above Poverty Level 83.4%
% Below Poverty Level 16.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 13.3%
Median Gross Rent $614
Median House Value $82,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 81.7%
US/American 0%
English 3%
Irish 2.9%

Dexter Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 147 miles W of Lubbock, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 158 miles NE of El Paso, Texas
County Chaves
Standard Zip Codes 88230
Phone Area Codes 505
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.197
Longitude -104.372

Dexter Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ROSWELL AP
Distance 11.7 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 56 F
Apr Temp 43 to 78 F
Jul Temp 67 to 95 F
Oct Temp 46 to 77 F
Annual Precip 13.3 inches
Station MALJAMAR 4 SE
Distance 47.1 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 56 F
Apr Temp 43 to 78 F
Jul Temp 64 to 96 F
Oct Temp 46 to 77 F
Annual Precip 16 inches
Station TATUM
Distance 61.3 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 54 F
Apr Temp 40 to 74 F
Jul Temp 63 to 91 F
Oct Temp 43 to 75 F
Annual Precip 16.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Dexter, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Midway (88230)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

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Location Population Median Family Income
Artesia 11,494 $58,382
Hagerman 1,158 $34,934
Lake Arthur 424 $63,750
Roswell 48,568 $48,678
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Dexter High Schools

DEXTER HIGH
200 N. LINCOLN
505-734-6184
Serves 350 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.9

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