Godley, Texas

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Godley, Texas

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High Points

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

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Low Violent Crime
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Top 5% trophy Godley Low Violent Crime

Comparative Profile of Godley, Texas

Comparing Godley 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 9
Female Share of the Population 9 10
Racial Diversity 7 2
Male Share of the Population 2 2
Well-Paid Single Men 2 3
Senior Citizens 2 3
Age of the Population 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 9
Portion of People Married 9 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 7 8
Median Family Income 7 7
People in Middle Class or Better 5 7
College Educated Adults 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 7 7
Working at Home 5 7
Short Commute Times 1 2
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 8
Housing Recently Built 6 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 5
Affordability of Rents 2 3
People Living Alone 2 3
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 9 10
Low Property Crime 6 8

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Godley Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 22 miles SW of Fort Worth, Texas
County Johnson
Standard Zip Codes 76044
Phone Area Codes 817
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.448
Longitude -97.526

Godley Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.9 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 58 F
Apr Temp 53 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 97 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 36.2 inches
Distance 14.6 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 55 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 97 F
Oct Temp 55 to 79 F
Annual Precip 34 inches
Distance 39.6 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 96 F
Oct Temp 56 to 80 F
Annual Precip 38.8 inches
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Godley Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 879 100%
Male 403 45.8%
Female 476 54.2%
Under 18 286 32.5%
18+ 593 67.5%
65+ 82 9.3%
Median Age 31.3
Average Family Size 3.34
White 830 94.4%
African-American 4 0.5%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 7 0.8%
Other 24 2.7%
Mixed Race 14 1.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 89 10.1%

Estimated Godley Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 992
Growth 113
Growth % 12.9%

Godley 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
US/American 38.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.3%
German 12.6%
Irish 10.6%
English 7.4%
Scotch-Irish 2.7%
Scottish 1.4%
Italian 1.3%
Dutch 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.5%
Polish 0.5%
Northern European 0.3%
French Canadian 0.2%
Welsh 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Godley 879 $44,583
Burleson 20,976 $56,031
Cleburne 26,005 $41,975
Crowley 7,467 $47,642
Granbury 5,718 $45,451
Joshua 4,528 $50,785
Keene 5,003 $42,269
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Godley High Schools (2004)

9401 N HWY 171
Serves 376 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5

Godley Colleges

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