dcsimg

People

Total Population 5,262
Male Share of the Population 45.8%
Female Share of the Population 54.2%
Senior Citizens 18.9%
Employed Population 16+ 1,760
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 43.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,140
% Above Poverty Level 80.2%
% Below Poverty Level 19.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 43.7%
Median Gross Rent $551
Median House Value $73,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 71.7%
US/American 0%
English 2.6%
Irish 9.8%

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

Center Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 56 miles SW of Bossier City, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 157 miles NE of Houston, Texas
County Shelby
Standard Zip Codes 75935
Phone Area Codes 936
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.795
Longitude -94.178

Center 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 CENTER
Distance 0.8 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 53 to 79 F
Annual Precip 53 inches
Station LOGANSPORT 4 ENE
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 52 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
Station NACOGDOCHES
Distance 30.4 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 57 F
Apr Temp 55 to 76 F
Jul Temp 74 to 94 F
Oct Temp 56 to 79 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Campti (75935)

Choice (75935)

East Liberty (75935)

Good Hope (75935)

Grigsby (75935)

James (75935)

Jericho (75935)

Neuville (75935)

Short (75935)

Waterman (75935)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Garrison 897 $37,031
Huxley 377 $51,111
Joaquin 913 $43,750

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

Center Public Libraries

Library
Fannie Brown Booth Memorial Library
619 TENAHA ST
Center, Texas
(936) 598-5522

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Center Hospitals

SHELBY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
(Proprietary)
602 HURST STREET
(936) 598-2781
Emergency Service: Yes

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Penn Foster College

    Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

Programs
  • Doctor of Social Work
  • Master of Social Work
  • The MSW@USC is the first top-ranked MSW program offered nationally. Many online programs are limited to certain geographic areas or the availability of courses, making it necessary to travel to campus. Our program can be completed from virtually anywhere without the need to relocate to Southern California.

Programs
  • Master of Business Administration - Leadership
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Criminal Justice
  • Master of Arts in Government - Law and Public Policy
  • Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

Programs
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: The Inclusive Classroom (SPED)
  • Higher Education (EDD)
  • Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

Center High Schools

CENTER H S
658 ROUGHRIDER DR
936-598-6173
Serves 653 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.8

Study Online in Center

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Center Government Officials


Are you an official in the Center government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top