Olton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):
Low Property Crime
Short Commute Times
Affordability of Property Taxes
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Olton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||45 miles N of Lubbock, Texas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||264 miles E of Albuquerque, New Mexico|
|Standard Zip Codes||79064|
|Phone Area Codes||806|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|Jan Temp||24 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||19.9 inches|
|Station||DIMMITT 2 N|
|Jan Temp||20 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||19.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.47|
|American Indian & Alaskan||30||1.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||1,476||64.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,275|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||80.2%|
|French (except Basque)||0.4%|
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Penn Foster College
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Founded in 1946 and located in the heart of central New York, Utica College is a regionally accredited, independent, private institution that features many of the advantages of a large university — such as undergraduate and graduate degree options, excellent academics, and outstanding faculty — with the intimacy and high degree of personal attention more closely associated with smaller private institutions.
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OLTON H S
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A Title I School.
Serves 197 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.1
OLTON D A E P
7TH & AVE G
A Non-traditional School
A Title I School.
Serves 5 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 5.6
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|1. Winters, Texas||90.2||26.4%||17.7%||9.2%||15||$30,000||7.8%||24%||2,880||26.7%||17.4||0.5%||4.9|
|2. Heavener, Oklahoma||86.9||24.2%||15.4%||9.6%||17||$28,654||7.6%||26.2%||3,201||26.3%||20.9||0.9%||4.1|
|3. Lordsburg, New Mexico||84.2||27.6%||15%||6.2%||17||$28,026||8.8%||19.3%||3,379||32.7%||6.5||2.9%||3|
|4. Morton, Mississippi||83.9||27.2%||14.5%||9.3%||22||$31,161||7.2%||45.1%||3,482||24.6%||11.2||0.4%||5.5|
|5. Kinder, Louisiana||82.9||26.8%||17.7%||11.9%||22||$31,799||8.9%||26.2%||2,148||20.2%||15.8||0.6%||10.7|
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