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People

Total Population 1,755
Male Share of the Population 50.6%
Female Share of the Population 49.4%
Senior Citizens 12.1%
Employed Population 16+ 860
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 52.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.5%
Median Earnings25+ $37,528
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $40,536
Median Earnings With High School Degree $41,771

Wealth

Median Family Income $58,438
% Above Poverty Level 89.1%
% Below Poverty Level 10.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 19.7%
Median Gross Rent $660
Median House Value $98,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 32.4%
US/American 0%
English 11.1%
Irish 19.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, 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 19,766 $56,612
Golinda 500 $45,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Troy High Schools

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254-938-2561
Serves 391 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.1

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P O BOX 409
254-690-7022
A Non-traditional School
Serves 1 students.

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