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People

Total Population 366
Male Share of the Population 50.3%
Female Share of the Population 49.7%
Senior Citizens 13.1%
Employed Population 16+ 94
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 50.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.5%
Median Earnings25+ $41,458
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $37,083
Median Earnings With High School Degree $10,625

Wealth

Median Family Income $36,667
% Above Poverty Level 79.5%
% Below Poverty Level 20.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 6.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 29.4%
Median Gross Rent $940
Median House Value $94,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 49.2%
US/American 0%
English 6.6%
Irish 10.1%

Orchard Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles W of Sugar Land, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 38 miles W of Houston, Texas
County Fort Bend
P.O. Box Zip Codes 77464
Phone Area Codes 979
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 29.603
Longitude -95.969

Orchard 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 SEALY
Distance 15.8 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 62 F
Apr Temp 57 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 59 to 83 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
Station SUGAR LAND
Distance 20.2 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 62 F
Apr Temp 58 to 79 F
Jul Temp 74 to 94 F
Oct Temp 60 to 82 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
Station THOMPSONS 3 WSW
Distance 21.9 miles
Jan Temp 43 to 62 F
Apr Temp 59 to 79 F
Jul Temp 74 to 94 F
Oct Temp 60 to 82 F
Annual Precip 45.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Beasley 519 $51,667
Fulshear 2,284 $169,900
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