Shenandoah, Texas

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Shenandoah, Texas

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High Points

Shenandoah strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Shenandoah People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Shenandoah Median Family Income
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 6% Shenandoah Public Transportation Use
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Shenandoah Low Rate of Poverty
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Shenandoah College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 19% Shenandoah Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Shenandoah, Texas

Comparing Shenandoah to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 8 3
Well-Paid Single Women 8 9
Male Share of the Population 7 6
Age of the Population 7 9
Well-Paid Single Men 7 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 3
Female Share of the Population 4 5
Senior Citizens 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 10 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
Median Family Income 10 10
People Above Poverty 10 10
College Educated Adults 9 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 10
Working at Home 9 9
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Short Commute Times 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 9 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 2
Affordability of Rents 1 1
People Living Alone 1 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 2 2
Low Property Crime 1 1

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Shenandoah Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 2 miles NE of The Woodlands, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 29 miles N of Houston, Texas
County Montgomery
Standard Zip Codes 77381, 77384, 77385
Phone Area Codes 281
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.18
Longitude -95.455

Shenandoah Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station CONROE
Distance 10.7 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 61 F
Apr Temp 57 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 94 F
Oct Temp 58 to 81 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
Distance 25.8 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 63 F
Apr Temp 57 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 58 to 81 F
Annual Precip 53.2 inches
Distance 38.1 miles
Jan Temp 45 to 63 F
Apr Temp 61 to 79 F
Jul Temp 75 to 94 F
Oct Temp 62 to 82 F
Annual Precip 53.9 inches
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Shenandoah Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,503 100%
Male 734 48.8%
Female 769 51.2%
Under 18 399 26.5%
18+ 1,104 73.5%
65+ 124 8.3%
Median Age 39.2
Average Family Size 3.17
White 1,416 94.2%
African-American 17 1.1%
Asian 18 1.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 9 0.6%
Other 20 1.3%
Mixed Race 23 1.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 110 7.3%

Estimated Shenandoah Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,715
Growth 212
Growth % 14.1%

Shenandoah 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
German 22.3%
US/American 14.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.3%
Irish 14%
English 8.5%
Scotch-Irish 4.8%
French (except Basque) 4.6%
Italian 3.6%
Polish 3.6%
Scottish 1.5%
Dutch 1.2%
Lithuanian 1.1%
Welsh 1%
French Canadian 1%
Swedish 0.7%
European 0.7%
Czech 0.5%
Norwegian 0.4%
Scandinavian 0.3%
Hungarian 0.2%
Romanian 0.2%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
Slovene 0.2%
Canadian 0.2%
Russian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Panther Creek (77381)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Shenandoah 1,503 $76,116
Conroe 36,811 $37,201
Cut and Shoot 1,158 $47,404
Pinehurst 2,274 $41,563
The Woodlands 55,649 $98,675
Tomball 9,089 $45,764
Willis 3,985 $30,985
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