Strawn, Texas

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Strawn, Texas

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 1% trophy Strawn Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Strawn Affordability of Rents
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 16% Strawn Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Strawn, Texas

Comparing Strawn 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
Male Share of the Population 8 7
Racial Diversity 8 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 5
Senior Citizens 6 7
Well-Paid Single Men 5 6
Age of the Population 4 6
Female Share of the Population 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 6 3
Portion of People Married 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 5 5
People Above Poverty 4 6
People in Middle Class or Better 2 3
Median Family Income 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 8 9
Public Transportation Use 8 9
Short Commute Times 8 8
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 10
People Living Alone 9 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 9
Housing Recently Built 2 1

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Strawn Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 69 miles W of Fort Worth, Texas
County Palo Pinto
Standard Zip Codes 76475
Phone Area Codes 940
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.551
Longitude -98.497

Strawn Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 21.4 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 55 F
Apr Temp 48 to 77 F
Jul Temp 68 to 95 F
Oct Temp 48 to 78 F
Annual Precip 27.5 inches
Distance 27.2 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 55 F
Apr Temp 51 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 29.7 inches
Station DUBLIN
Distance 32.7 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 55 F
Apr Temp 50 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 53 to 77 F
Annual Precip 35.7 inches
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Strawn Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 739 100%
Male 365 49.4%
Female 374 50.6%
Under 18 222 30%
18+ 517 70%
65+ 119 16.1%
Median Age 35.5
Average Family Size 3.14
White 599 81.1%
African-American 2 0.3%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.5%
Other 115 15.6%
Mixed Race 14 1.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 180 24.4%

Estimated Strawn Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 758
Growth 19
Growth % 2.6%

Strawn 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 37%
US/American 16.7%
German 15.6%
English 10.7%
Irish 7.2%
Scottish 3.5%
Italian 2.9%
Dutch 1.9%
European 1.2%
Scotch-Irish 1%
Lebanese 0.8%
Czech 0.4%
French (except Basque) 0.4%
Dutch West Indian 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Strawn 739 $30,268
Eastland 3,769 $34,333
Gordon 451 $41,750
Mingus 246 $40,208
Ranger 2,584 $28,255
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Strawn High Schools (2004)

A Title I School.
Serves 203 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.2

Strawn Colleges

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