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People

Total Population 1,868
Male Share of the Population 41.3%
Female Share of the Population 58.7%
Senior Citizens 15.3%
Employed Population 16+ 739
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 41.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $41,063
% Above Poverty Level 81.6%
% Below Poverty Level 18.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22.9%
Median Gross Rent $726
Median House Value $75,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 36.2%
US/American 0%
English 12.2%
Irish 13.1%

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

Whitewright Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles NE of McKinney, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 55 miles NE of Dallas, Texas
County Grayson
Metro Area Sherman - Denison
Standard Zip Codes 75491
Phone Area Codes 903
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.512
Longitude -96.392

Whitewright 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 BONHAM 3 NNE
Distance 15.4 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 51 F
Apr Temp 50 to 72 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 76 F
Annual Precip 44.5 inches
Station SHERMAN
Distance 19 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 51 F
Apr Temp 52 to 73 F
Jul Temp 73 to 93 F
Oct Temp 54 to 75 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Station GREENVILLE KGVL RADIO
Distance 29.3 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 52 F
Apr Temp 50 to 74 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 53 to 77 F
Annual Precip 43.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bells 1,538 $58,333
Ector 778 $48,906

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

Whitewright Public Libraries

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Whitewright Public Library
200 W GRAND ST
Whitewright, Texas
(903) 364-2955
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Whitewright High Schools

WHITEWRIGHT H S
311 HIGHLAND DR
903-364-2535
Serves 252 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.3

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