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People

Total Population 242
Male Share of the Population 51.7%
Female Share of the Population 48.3%
Senior Citizens 31.8%
Employed Population 16+ 80
Age of the Population 54

Families

% of people married 60.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6.2%
Median Earnings25+ $26,563
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $21,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,446
% Above Poverty Level 92.2%
% Below Poverty Level 7.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home 7.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 11.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.5%
Median Gross Rent $646
Median House Value $38,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 24%
US/American 0%
English 16.1%
Irish 16.1%

Dickens Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 58 miles E of Lubbock, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 212 miles W of Fort Worth, Texas
County Dickens
Standard Zip Codes 79229
Phone Area Codes 806
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.621
Longitude -100.836

Dickens 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 SPUR
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 54 F
Apr Temp 44 to 77 F
Jul Temp 67 to 95 F
Oct Temp 48 to 77 F
Annual Precip 18.6 inches
Station GUTHRIE
Distance 29.9 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 FLOYDADA
Distance 37.2 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 50 F
Apr Temp 43 to 73 F
Jul Temp 66 to 92 F
Oct Temp 46 to 74 F
Annual Precip 20.9 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
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