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People

Total Population 516
Male Share of the Population 54.8%
Female Share of the Population 45.2%
Senior Citizens 2.7%
Employed Population 16+ 261
Age of the Population 23

Families

% of people married 44.6%
Average household size 4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 4.6%
Median Earnings25+ $21,862
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $20,400
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,321

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,792
% Above Poverty Level 66.9%
% Below Poverty Level 33.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 14.8%
Median Gross Rent $619
Median House Value $40,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 64.9%
US/American 0%
English 4.8%
Irish 12.2%

Optima Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 109 miles N of Amarillo, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 230 miles W of Wichita, Kansas
County Texas
Standard Zip Codes 73945
Phone Area Codes 580
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.758
Longitude -101.355

Optima 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 HOOKER
Distance 11.4 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 47 F
Apr Temp 41 to 72 F
Jul Temp 66 to 95 F
Oct Temp 44 to 74 F
Annual Precip 18.3 inches
Station HUGOTON
Distance 28.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 45 F
Apr Temp 39 to 69 F
Jul Temp 64 to 93 F
Oct Temp 40 to 72 F
Annual Precip 18.4 inches
Station GRUVER
Distance 35.2 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 46 F
Apr Temp 40 to 70 F
Jul Temp 64 to 92 F
Oct Temp 42 to 72 F
Annual Precip 19.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Goodwell 1,498 $68,214
Guymon 11,921 $53,608
Hardesty 243 $38,125
Hooker 2,082 $61,713
Tyrone 812 $55,461
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