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People

Total Population 2,737
Male Share of the Population 45.7%
Female Share of the Population 54.3%
Senior Citizens 25.1%
Employed Population 16+ 1,181
Age of the Population 49

Families

% of people married 50.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,438
% Above Poverty Level 87%
% Below Poverty Level 13%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.5%
% Using Public Transportation 0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 29.9%
Median Gross Rent $516
Median House Value $34,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 34.6%
US/American 0%
English 6%
Irish 8.8%

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

Electra Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles W of Wichita Falls, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 127 miles SW of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Wichita
Metro Area Wichita Falls
Standard Zip Codes 76360
Phone Area Codes 940
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.029
Longitude -98.918

Electra 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 LAKE KEMP
Distance 23.4 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
Station VERNON
Distance 25.2 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 52 F
Apr Temp 48 to 75 F
Jul Temp 72 to 97 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 28.5 inches
Station WALTERS
Distance 42.4 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 51 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 70 to 97 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 34 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Burkburnett 10,960 $63,580
Holliday 1,614 $76,212
Iowa Park 6,386 $53,905

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

Electra Public Libraries

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Electra Public Library
401 N WAGGONER ST
Electra, Texas
(940) 495-2208

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Electra High Schools

ELECTRA H S
400 E ROOSEVELT AVE
940-495-2218
Serves 189 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.9

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