Sunnyvale, Texas

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Sunnyvale, Texas

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Sunnyvale Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Sunnyvale People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Sunnyvale Low Rate of Poverty
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Sunnyvale College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 14% Sunnyvale Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Sunnyvale Well-Paid Single Men
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Sunnyvale Racial Diversity

Comparative Profile of Sunnyvale, Texas

Comparing Sunnyvale 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
Well-Paid Single Men 9 9
Male Share of the Population 9 9
Racial Diversity 9 4
Well-Paid Single Women 8 9
Age of the Population 8 9
Female Share of the Population 2 2
Senior Citizens 2 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


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


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Short Commute Times 4 4
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Public Transportation Use 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 4
Affordability of Rents 2 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 1
People Living Alone 1 1

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Sunnyvale Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 3 miles NE of Mesquite, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 13 miles E of Dallas, Texas
County Dallas
Standard Zip Codes 75182
Phone Area Codes 972
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.796
Longitude -96.56

Sunnyvale Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 17 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 51 to 75 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
Station KAUFMAN 3 SE
Distance 23.4 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 54 F
Apr Temp 52 to 74 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 54 to 78 F
Annual Precip 38.9 inches
Distance 27.5 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 54 F
Apr Temp 54 to 76 F
Jul Temp 75 to 95 F
Oct Temp 56 to 78 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
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Sunnyvale Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,693 100%
Male 1,354 50.3%
Female 1,339 49.7%
Under 18 796 29.6%
18+ 1,897 70.4%
65+ 242 9%
Median Age 40.7
Average Family Size 3.27
White 2,395 88.9%
African-American 70 2.6%
Asian 124 4.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 19 0.7%
Other 60 2.2%
Mixed Race 25 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 118 4.4%

Estimated Sunnyvale Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,817
Growth 1,124
Growth % 41.7%

Sunnyvale 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) 23.2%
US/American 15.9%
English 15%
German 12.5%
Irish 9.6%
Italian 4.6%
French (except Basque) 2.7%
Czech 2.6%
Scottish 2.3%
Polish 2.1%
Scotch-Irish 1.9%
European 1.2%
Dutch 1%
Czechoslovakian 0.8%
Iranian 0.7%
Swedish 0.7%
African 0.6%
Slovak 0.6%
Danish 0.4%
Russian 0.4%
Welsh 0.3%
Northern European 0.2%
Syrian 0.2%
Bulgarian 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
Lithuanian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Sunnyvale 2,693 $98,999
Balch Springs 19,375 $38,750
Forney 5,588 $58,295
Garland 215,768 $53,545
Heath 4,149 $99,415
Mesquite 124,523 $56,357
Rowlett 44,503 $73,417

Sunnyvale Public Libraries

Sunnyvale Public Library
Sunnyvale, Texas
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