Graford, Texas

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Graford, Texas

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 5% trophy Graford Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Graford, Texas

Comparing Graford 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
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 6
Well-Paid Single Men 3 5
Senior Citizens 3 4
Age of the Population 2 4
Female Share of the Population 1 1
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 9 6
Portion of People Married 8 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 5 7
People in Middle Class or Better 3 5
Median Family Income 3 3
College Educated Adults 3 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 4 4
Public Transportation Use 3 3
Short Commute Times 3 4
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 10
Housing Recently Built 7 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 7
Affordability of Rents 5 5
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
People Living Alone 3 5

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Graford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 55 miles W of Fort Worth, Texas
County Palo Pinto
Standard Zip Codes 76449
Phone Area Codes 940
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.937
Longitude -98.246

Graford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 14.9 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 58 F
Apr Temp 53 to 80 F
Jul Temp 72 to 97 F
Oct Temp 55 to 81 F
Annual Precip 31.7 inches
Distance 21.2 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 53 F
Apr Temp 51 to 75 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 53 to 76 F
Annual Precip 31.4 inches
Station GRAHAM
Distance 22.5 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 55 F
Apr Temp 49 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 97 F
Oct Temp 50 to 79 F
Annual Precip 31.3 inches
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Graford Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 578 100%
Male 295 51%
Female 283 49%
Under 18 174 30.1%
18+ 404 69.9%
65+ 67 11.6%
Median Age 33.6
Average Family Size 3.38
White 547 94.6%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.7%
Other 21 3.6%
Mixed Race 6 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 28 4.8%

Estimated Graford Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 602
Growth 24
Growth % 4.2%

Graford 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 42.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 19%
German 13.2%
Irish 11.8%
English 4.4%
Scotch-Irish 2.7%
French (except Basque) 2.5%
Welsh 1.9%
Russian 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
French Canadian 0.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Graford 578 $33,676
Bryson 528 $30,588
Graham 8,716 $38,118
Jacksboro 4,533 $36,759
Millsap 353 $43,229
Mineral Wells 16,946 $33,765
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Graford High Schools (2004)

Serves 185 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.6

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