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People

Total Population 1,515
Male Share of the Population 42.3%
Female Share of the Population 57.7%
Senior Citizens 11.4%
Employed Population 16+ 550
Age of the Population 28

Families

% of people married 30.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.2%
Median Earnings25+ $22,041
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $22,171
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $27,031
% Above Poverty Level 61.5%
% Below Poverty Level 38.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.2%
Median Gross Rent $500
Median House Value $58,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 71.4%
US/American 0%
English 1.5%
Irish 5.7%

Tenaha Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 48 miles SE of Longview, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 160 miles E of Dallas, Texas
County Shelby
Standard Zip Codes 75974
Phone Area Codes 936
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.943
Longitude -94.243

Tenaha 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 CENTER
Distance 10.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 53 to 79 F
Annual Precip 53 inches
Station LOGANSPORT 4 ENE
Distance 17.5 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 52 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
Station NACOGDOCHES
Distance 32.9 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 57 F
Apr Temp 55 to 76 F
Jul Temp 74 to 94 F
Oct Temp 56 to 79 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Flat Fork (75974)

Meldrum (75974)

Ramah (75974)

Tenoka (75974)

Woods (75974)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Carthage 6,835 $55,319
Center 5,239 $36,574
Garrison 837 $34,375
Joaquin 781 $39,050
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Tenaha High Schools

TENAHA H S
203 COLLEGE ST
936-248-3931
Serves 95 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.2

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