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People

Total Population 4,957
Male Share of the Population 46.9%
Female Share of the Population 53.1%
Senior Citizens 12.6%
Employed Population 16+ 2,286
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 44.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,932
% Above Poverty Level 75.4%
% Below Poverty Level 24.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26.1%
Median Gross Rent $835
Median House Value $96,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 54.9%
US/American 0%
English 4%
Irish 3.8%

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

Giddings Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 47 miles SW of College Station, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 48 miles E of Austin, Texas
County Lee
Standard Zip Codes 78942
Phone Area Codes 979
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.182
Longitude -96.936

Giddings 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 LEXINGTON
Distance 16.9 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 59 F
Apr Temp 55 to 77 F
Jul Temp 73 to 94 F
Oct Temp 57 to 81 F
Annual Precip 36 inches
Station SMITHVILLE
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 61 F
Apr Temp 55 to 80 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 57 to 82 F
Annual Precip 38 inches
Station LA GRANGE
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 63 F
Apr Temp 58 to 81 F
Jul Temp 73 to 96 F
Oct Temp 60 to 83 F
Annual Precip 40.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bastrop 7,669 $60,729
Burton 393 $85,550
Carmine 211 $65,417

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

Giddings Public Libraries

Library
Giddings Public Library
276 N ORANGE ST
Giddings, Texas
(979) 542-2716

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Giddings High Schools

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GIDDINGS H S
2249 N MAIN
979-542-3351
A Title I School.
Serves 577 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.4

GIDDINGS STATE SCHOOL
HWY 290 E & JAMES TURMAN RD
979-542-3686
Serves 376 students.

KNOX LEARNING CTR
2249 N MAIN
979-542-0150
A Non-traditional School
A Title I School.
Serves 21 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 5

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