Paducah strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):
Affordability of Rents
Low Property Crime
Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Violent Crime
Short Commute Times
Comparing Paducah to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||94 miles E of Lubbock, Texas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||187 miles SW of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma|
|Standard Zip Codes||79248|
|Phone Area Codes||806|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||26 to 53 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 97 F|
|Oct Temp||49 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||24.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||24 to 54 F|
|Apr Temp||45 to 77 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 97 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 78 F|
|Annual Precip||25 inches|
|Station||TRUSCOTT 3 W|
|Jan Temp||27 to 54 F|
|Apr Temp||48 to 78 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 99 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||25.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.86|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||304||20.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,363|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||46.4%|
|French (except Basque)||0.9%|
|Dutch West Indian||0.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Paducah, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Chalk (79248)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Mangum, Oklahoma||90.2||34.7%||23.4%||12.9%||16||$30,547||6.2%||15.6%||2,924||24.2%||20.2||1.3%||1|
|2. Spur, Texas||90||39.5%||25.3%||7.6%||19||$32,772||5.4%||27.5%||1,088||19.8%||8.3||0.8%||0.9|
|3. White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia||88.2||37.7%||20.8%||9.2%||19||$35,450||4.8%||17.5%||2,315||17.6%||0.9||1.3%||0.9|
|4. Puxico, Missouri||87.1||43.3%||22.6%||12.4%||18||$29,286||4.3%||5.6%||1,145||33.8%||7.9||2.7%||0.9|
|5. Kamiah, Idaho||84.8||38.3%||23%||10.4%||15||$33,424||4.9%||11.1%||1,160||18.5%||18.1||0.8%||0.9|
|6. Winnsboro, Texas||84.4||33.8%||24.2%||11.2%||20||$37,286||4.9%||14.3%||3,584||14.7%||16.5||0.8%||1.4|
|7. Sparta, North Carolina||81.7||35.8%||24.1%||8.4%||18||$37,596||5.6%||5.9%||1,817||18.3%||14.3||2.5%||1.1|
|8. Tiptonville, Tennessee||81||35.9%||18.4%||9.4%||22||$24,929||5%||37.4%||2,439||26.5%||16||1.5%||1.2|
|9. Eastport, Maine||80.4||32.6%||21.5%||18.5%||14||$31,328||5.1%||6.4%||1,640||17.2%||17.7||7.1%||0.6|
|10. Gold Beach, Oregon||79.4||32.1%||19%||19%||12||$37,634||4.6%||6.9%||1,897||12.4%||17.4||6%||0.5|
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