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People

Total Population 772
Male Share of the Population 44.7%
Female Share of the Population 55.3%
Senior Citizens 19.3%
Employed Population 16+ 273
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 42.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,750
% Above Poverty Level 73.1%
% Below Poverty Level 26.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 11%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 18.3%
Median Gross Rent $408
Median House Value $61,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 52.5%
US/American 0%
English 8.8%
Irish 14.8%

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

Roby Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles NW of Abilene, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 177 miles W of Fort Worth, Texas
County Fisher
Standard Zip Codes 79543
Phone Area Codes 325
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.744
Longitude -100.377

Roby 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 ROTAN
Distance 8.9 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 55 F
Apr Temp 47 to 78 F
Jul Temp 69 to 94 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 24.2 inches
Station ROSCOE
Distance 22.3 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 55 F
Apr Temp 49 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 23.5 inches
Station ASPERMONT
Distance 29.3 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 54 F
Apr Temp 47 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 97 F
Oct Temp 50 to 78 F
Annual Precip 23.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Longworth (79543)

Royston (79543)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Hamlin 1,627 $54,643

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

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Roby High Schools

ROBY H S
141-143 COLLEGE ST
325-776-2223
A Title I School.
Serves 98 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.5

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