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People

Total Population 258
Male Share of the Population 46.9%
Female Share of the Population 53.1%
Senior Citizens 28.3%
Employed Population 16+ 66
Age of the Population 51

Families

% of people married 52.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 30.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,125
% Above Poverty Level 72.4%
% Below Poverty Level 27.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.3%
Median Gross Rent $536
Median House Value $42,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 43%
US/American 0%
English 13.2%
Irish 12.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • 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
Station GUTHRIE
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
Station LAKE KEMP
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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Goree 258 $46,250

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Benjamin High Schools

BENJAMIN SCHOOL
300 HAYES ST
940-454-2231
A Title I School.
Serves 87 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8

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