Ross, Texas

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Ross Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 11 miles N of Waco, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 70 miles S of Arlington, Texas
County McLennan
Metro Area Waco
P.O. Box Zip Codes 76684
Phone Area Codes 254
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.718
Longitude -97.118

Ross Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.7 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 74 to 97 F
Oct Temp 57 to 80 F
Annual Precip 33.3 inches
Station WACO DAM
Distance 10 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 57 F
Apr Temp 53 to 78 F
Jul Temp 74 to 96 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 36.2 inches
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 56 F
Apr Temp 53 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 96 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 35 inches
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Ross Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 228 100%
Male 116 50.9%
Female 112 49.1%
Under 18 63 27.6%
18+ 165 72.4%
65+ 34 14.9%
Median Age 37.5
Average Family Size 3.09
White 221 96.9%
African-American 5 2.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 12 5.3%

Estimated Ross Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 234
Growth 6
Growth % 2.6%

Ross Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Czech 30%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.5%
German 12.5%
US/American 12%
Scotch-Irish 8.5%
Czechoslovakian 4.5%
Irish 4%
English 3.5%
Welsh 3%
Canadian 2.5%
Italian 1.5%
French (except Basque) 1.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Ross 228 $41,875
Abbott 300 $55,625
Aquilla 136 $43,750
Bellmead 9,214 $31,927
Gholson 922 $41,875
Leroy 335 $45,875
West 2,692 $43,090
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