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People

Total Population 1,771
Male Share of the Population 50%
Female Share of the Population 50%
Senior Citizens 10.9%
Employed Population 16+ 871
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 49.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.7%
Median Earnings25+ $35,652
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $34,063
Median Earnings With High School Degree $41,607

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,875
% Above Poverty Level 88.2%
% Below Poverty Level 11.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22.8%
Median Gross Rent $691
Median House Value $94,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 37.5%
US/American 0%
English 8.8%
Irish 14.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Troy Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 7 miles N of Temple, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 70 miles N of Austin, Texas
County Bell
Metro Area Killeen - Temple
Standard Zip Codes 76579
Phone Area Codes 254
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.206
Longitude -97.302

Troy 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 TEMPLE
Distance 8.6 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 54 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 56 to 80 F
Annual Precip 35.8 inches
Station BELTON DAM
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 54 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 56 to 79 F
Annual Precip 35.2 inches
Station STILLHOUSE HOLLOW DAM
Distance 18.2 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 59 F
Apr Temp 54 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 96 F
Oct Temp 56 to 81 F
Annual Precip 36.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Belfalls (76579)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Belton 19,292 $61,238
Golinda 440 $51,875

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Student/teacher ratio: 14.1

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