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People

Total Population 623
Male Share of the Population 53.6%
Female Share of the Population 46.4%
Senior Citizens 14.4%
Employed Population 16+ 281
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 55.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,393
% Above Poverty Level 92.3%
% Below Poverty Level 7.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 19.1%
Median Gross Rent $606
Median House Value $57,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 71.7%
US/American 0%
English 5%
Irish 6.1%

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

Kress Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 54 miles N of Lubbock, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 251 miles W of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Swisher
Standard Zip Codes 79052
Phone Area Codes 806
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.366
Longitude -101.748

Kress 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 TULIA
Distance 11.6 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 50 F
Apr Temp 40 to 72 F
Jul Temp 64 to 91 F
Oct Temp 44 to 74 F
Annual Precip 20.7 inches
Station OLTON
Distance 25.4 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 51 F
Apr Temp 41 to 72 F
Jul Temp 63 to 90 F
Oct Temp 43 to 73 F
Annual Precip 17.9 inches
Station LITTLEFIELD 2 NW
Distance 45.7 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 53 F
Apr Temp 41 to 74 F
Jul Temp 64 to 92 F
Oct Temp 44 to 75 F
Annual Precip 18.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Edmonson 109 $68,750
Hale Center 2,486 $40,170
Hart 1,216 $47,813

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

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5TH & RIPLEY
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Student/teacher ratio: 7.9

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