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People

Total Population 367
Male Share of the Population 48.8%
Female Share of the Population 51.2%
Senior Citizens 23.7%
Employed Population 16+ 114
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 58.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $36,250
% Above Poverty Level 73.3%
% Below Poverty Level 26.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 16 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.1%
Median Gross Rent $542
Median House Value $43,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 40.9%
US/American 0%
English 5.2%
Irish 13.4%

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

Turkey Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 78 miles SE of Amarillo, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 205 miles W of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Hall
Standard Zip Codes 79261
Phone Area Codes 806
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.392
Longitude -100.897

Turkey 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 TURKEY
Distance 0.5 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 53 F
Apr Temp 45 to 76 F
Jul Temp 68 to 95 F
Oct Temp 47 to 76 F
Annual Precip 22.3 inches
Station MATADOR
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 53 F
Apr Temp 47 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 95 F
Oct Temp 50 to 76 F
Annual Precip 22.9 inches
Station CLARENDON
Distance 37.4 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 51 F
Apr Temp 42 to 74 F
Jul Temp 66 to 95 F
Oct Temp 44 to 76 F
Annual Precip 23.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income

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

Turkey Public Libraries

Library
Turkey Public Library
LYLES AVE
Turkey, Texas
(806) 423-1033

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Turkey High Schools

VALLEY SCHOOL
HWY 86
806-455-1411
A Title I School.
Serves 269 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.2

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