Benjamin, Texas

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Benjamin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 78 miles W of Wichita Falls, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 154 miles W of Fort Worth, Texas
County Knox
Standard Zip Codes 79505
Phone Area Codes 940
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.583
Longitude -99.791

Benjamin Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station TRUSCOTT 3 W
Distance 12.3 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 54 F
Apr Temp 48 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 99 F
Oct Temp 51 to 79 F
Annual Precip 25.8 inches
Distance 30.3 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 54 F
Apr Temp 45 to 77 F
Jul Temp 68 to 97 F
Oct Temp 47 to 78 F
Annual Precip 25 inches
Distance 38.7 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 52 F
Apr Temp 50 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 98 F
Oct Temp 53 to 77 F
Annual Precip 24.8 inches
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Benjamin Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 264 100%
Male 124 47%
Female 140 53%
Under 18 88 33.3%
18+ 176 66.7%
65+ 42 15.9%
Median Age 37.6
Average Family Size 3.31
White 237 89.8%
African-American 8 3%
Asian 5 1.9%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 13 4.9%
Mixed Race 1 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 30 11.4%

Estimated Benjamin Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 239
Growth -25
Growth % -9.5%

Benjamin Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 40.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 26.9%
German 9.7%
Irish 9.7%
Dutch 5.4%
English 3.8%
Czech 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Canadian 1.1%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Benjamin 264 $38,125
Goree 321 $25,556
Knox City 1,219 $30,000
Munday 1,527 $28,158
O''''''''Brien 132 $18,750
Rochester 378 $25,893
Weinert 177 $25,000
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Benjamin High Schools (2004)

A Title I School.
Serves 87 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8

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