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People

Total Population 2,529
Male Share of the Population 46.1%
Female Share of the Population 53.9%
Senior Citizens 9.8%
Employed Population 16+ 906
Age of the Population 27

Families

% of people married 48.3%
Average household size 4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $38,011
% Above Poverty Level 74.3%
% Below Poverty Level 25.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 21.3%
Median Gross Rent $575
Median House Value $43,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 86.5%
US/American 0%
English 4.4%
Irish 4.9%

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

Nixon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 45 miles E of San Antonio, Texas
County Gonzales
Standard Zip Codes 78140
Phone Area Codes 830
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 29.267
Longitude -97.764

Nixon 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 NIXON
Distance 0.9 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 62 F
Apr Temp 57 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 58 to 82 F
Annual Precip 34.5 inches
Station KARNES CITY 2 N
Distance 26.4 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 63 F
Apr Temp 57 to 80 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 60 to 83 F
Annual Precip 28.3 inches
Station GONZALES 1 N
Distance 26.4 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 61 F
Apr Temp 56 to 79 F
Jul Temp 73 to 94 F
Oct Temp 58 to 81 F
Annual Precip 36 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Gonzales 7,370 $42,693

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

Nixon Public Libraries

Library
The Aphne Pattillo Nixon Public Library
401 N NIXON AVE
Nixon, Texas
(830) 582-1913

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Nixon High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

NIXON-SMILEY H S
800 RANCHO RD
830-582-1536
A Title I School.
Serves 281 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11

FLORESVILLE ALTER ED CTR
800 RANCHO RD
830-582-1536
A Non-traditional School
Serves 11 students.

WILSON CO J J A E P
800 RANCHO RD
830-393-5338
A Non-traditional School
Serves 1 students.

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