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People

Total Population 2,426
Male Share of the Population 51.4%
Female Share of the Population 48.6%
Senior Citizens 15.8%
Employed Population 16+ 944
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 46.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $59,375
% Above Poverty Level 81.3%
% Below Poverty Level 18.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.5%
Median Gross Rent $699
Median House Value $90,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 42%
US/American 0%
English 8.8%
Irish 19.9%

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

Overton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 19 miles E of Tyler, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 112 miles E of Dallas, Texas
County Rusk
Standard Zip Codes 75684
Phone Area Codes 903
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.274
Longitude -94.978

Overton 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 HENDERSON
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 56 F
Apr Temp 50 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Station LONGVIEW
Distance 19.5 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 57 F
Apr Temp 51 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 53 to 80 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
Station LONGVIEW 11 SE
Distance 19.9 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 56 F
Apr Temp 55 to 76 F
Jul Temp 74 to 93 F
Oct Temp 57 to 77 F
Annual Precip 48.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Overton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Friar (75684)

Harmony (75684)

Jacobs (75684)

Leveretts Chapel (75684)

Pirtle (75684)

Pitner Junction (75684)

Sexton City (75684)

Wright City (75684)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Arp 961 $58,696
Henderson 13,695 $51,113

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

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Overton High Schools

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OVERTON H S
501 E HENDERSON ST
903-834-6143
Serves 212 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.1

LEVERETTS CHAPEL H S
8956 STATE HWY 42/135 N
903-834-3181
A Title I School.
Serves 64 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.4

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