Driscoll, Texas

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Driscoll, Texas

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High Points

Driscoll strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

Category Trophy
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Driscoll Racial Diversity
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 14% Driscoll Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Driscoll, Texas

Comparing Driscoll 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
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Racial Diversity 9 5
Female Share of the Population 7 8
Male Share of the Population 4 4
Senior Citizens 3 4
Well-Paid Single Men 2 2
Age of the Population 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 10
Portion of People Married 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 4 6
Median Family Income 3 4
People in Middle Class or Better 3 4
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 8 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 9
Housing Recently Built 6 3
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 5
People Living Alone 2 3

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Driscoll Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 23 miles W of Corpus Christi, Texas
County Nueces
Metro Area Corpus Christi
P.O. Box Zip Codes 78351
Phone Area Codes 361
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 27.674
Longitude -97.748

Driscoll Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.1 miles
Jan Temp 45 to 66 F
Apr Temp 62 to 82 F
Jul Temp 75 to 95 F
Oct Temp 64 to 84 F
Annual Precip 32.7 inches
Distance 12.8 miles
Jan Temp 47 to 68 F
Apr Temp 63 to 83 F
Jul Temp 75 to 95 F
Oct Temp 64 to 85 F
Annual Precip 27.9 inches
Distance 13.1 miles
Jan Temp 43 to 68 F
Apr Temp 60 to 84 F
Jul Temp 73 to 96 F
Oct Temp 62 to 85 F
Annual Precip 29 inches
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Driscoll Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 825 100%
Male 391 47.4%
Female 434 52.6%
Under 18 256 31%
18+ 569 69%
65+ 100 12.1%
Median Age 31.2
Average Family Size 3.72
White 456 55.3%
African-American 4 0.5%
Asian 5 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 315 38.2%
Mixed Race 44 5.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 693 84%

Estimated Driscoll Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 822
Growth -3
Growth % -0.4%

Driscoll 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) 85.2%
German 4.7%
French (except Basque) 2.3%
Irish 2.3%
US/American 1.6%
Czech 0.9%
Swedish 0.7%
Norwegian 0.5%
European 0.5%
Danish 0.3%
French Canadian 0.3%
Scotch-Irish 0.3%
Polish 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Driscoll 825 $35,714
Agua Dulce 737 $33,750
Bishop 3,305 $41,250
Kingsville 25,575 $31,882
Odem 2,499 $33,947
Robstown 12,727 $25,576
San Patricio 318 $40,313
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Driscoll High Schools (2004)

2547 U S HWY 77
A Charter School.
A Title I School.
Serves 53 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.3

Driscoll Colleges

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