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Demographics

People

Total Population154
Male Share of the Population57.1%
Female Share of the Population42.9%
Senior Citizens13.6%
Employed Population 16+81
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married55.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15%
Median Earnings25+$28,077
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,542

Wealth

Median Family Income$0
% Above Poverty Level87.7%
% Below Poverty Level12.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home8.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone42.6%
Median Gross Rent$675
Median House Value$65,000

Ancestry

German27.9%
Irish25.3%
English14.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.4%
Scottish4.5%
Czech4.5%
Finnish3.9%
Russian1.9%
West Indian0.6%
Dutch0.6%
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Bessie Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washita County
Standard Zip Codes73622
Phone Area Codes580
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.38
Approximate Longitude-98.98

Bessie Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCLINTON
Distance9.1 miles
Jan Temp23 to 48 F
Apr Temp45 to 72 F
Jul Temp70 to 96 F
Oct Temp48 to 74 F
Annual Precip31.4 inches
StationELK CITY
Distance23.2 miles
Jan Temp22 to 47 F
Apr Temp44 to 71 F
Jul Temp68 to 93 F
Oct Temp47 to 73 F
Annual Precip28.7 inches
StationHAMMON 3 SSW
Distance26.9 miles
Jan Temp20 to 48 F
Apr Temp42 to 71 F
Jul Temp68 to 95 F
Oct Temp44 to 74 F
Annual Precip27.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arapaho573$50,500
Burns Flat2,117$47,328
Clinton9,436$54,650
Corn602$57,917
Foss210$74,750
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