Byers, Texas

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Comparative Profile of Byers, Texas

Comparing Byers to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Age of the Population 9 10
Female Share of the Population 8 8
Senior Citizens 7 8
Well-Paid Single Women 6 8
Well-Paid Single Men 5 6
Male Share of the Population 4 3
Racial Diversity 1 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 8
Average Household Size 5 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 7 8
People Above Poverty 7 8
College Educated Adults 6 6
Median Family Income 6 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 7 6
Public Transportation Use 5 5
Short Commute Times 3 4
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 8
Affordability of Rents 6 7
Housing Recently Built 4 1
People Living Alone 3 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Byers Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles NE of Wichita Falls, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 104 miles S of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Clay
Standard Zip Codes 76357
Phone Area Codes 940
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.068
Longitude -98.19

Byers Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 12.9 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 54 F
Apr Temp 51 to 77 F
Jul Temp 73 to 98 F
Oct Temp 54 to 79 F
Annual Precip 31.3 inches
Distance 17.4 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 51 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 31.6 inches
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 52 F
Apr Temp 49 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 97 F
Oct Temp 52 to 77 F
Annual Precip 28.8 inches
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Byers Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 517 100%
Male 243 47%
Female 274 53%
Under 18 112 21.7%
18+ 405 78.3%
65+ 92 17.8%
Median Age 41.6
Average Family Size 2.97
White 485 93.8%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 18 3.5%
Other 9 1.7%
Mixed Race 5 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 13 2.5%

Estimated Byers Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 530
Growth 13
Growth % 2.5%

Byers 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.2%
Irish 21.4%
German 15.1%
US/American 12.3%
English 11%
Dutch 3.8%
Scotch-Irish 2.5%
Welsh 2.2%
Scottish 1.9%
Arab/Arabic 1.6%
French (except Basque) 1.6%
Polish 1.3%
Italian 0.6%
French Canadian 0.6%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Byers 517 $41,563
Burkburnett 10,927 $42,917
Henrietta 3,264 $40,797
Lakeside City 984 $61,875
Petrolia 782 $31,250
Wichita Falls 104,197 $39,911
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Byers High Schools (2004)

A Title I School.
Serves 108 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.4

Byers Colleges

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