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People

Total Population 4,461
Male Share of the Population 62.3%
Female Share of the Population 37.7%
Senior Citizens 10%
Employed Population 16+ 1,496
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 44.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.2%
Median Earnings25+ $31,157
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $29,275
Median Earnings With High School Degree $23,633

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,053
% Above Poverty Level 83.5%
% Below Poverty Level 16.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 27%
Median Gross Rent $739
Median House Value $74,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 41.5%
US/American 0%
English 6.1%
Irish 9.2%

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

Jacksboro Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 51 miles S of Wichita Falls, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 59 miles NW of Fort Worth, Texas
County Jack
Standard Zip Codes 76458
Phone Area Codes 940
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.218
Longitude -98.158

Jacksboro 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 JACKSBORO
Distance 1.1 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 BRIDGEPORT
Distance 22.7 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 56 F
Apr Temp 51 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 98 F
Oct Temp 51 to 80 F
Annual Precip 34 inches
Station GRAHAM
Distance 25.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bridgeport 6,192 $46,122
Bryson 536 $41,125
Chico 1,217 $57,500
Graford 711 $51,696

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

Jacksboro Public Libraries

Library
Gladys Johnson Ritchie Public Library
626 W COLLEGE ST
Jacksboro, Texas
(940) 567-2240

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Jacksboro Hospitals

FAITH COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
(Government - Hospital District or Authority)
717 MAGNOLIA ST
(940) 567-6633
Emergency Service: Yes

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Jacksboro High Schools

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JACKSBORO H S
812 W BELKNAP ST
940-567-5171
Serves 296 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11

ALTER SCH
812 W BELKNAP ST
940-567-3283
A Non-traditional School
Serves 9 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9

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