Demographics

People

Total Population1,247
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens18.7%
Employed Population 16+342
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married34.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5.3%
Median Earnings25+$20,398
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$14,300

Wealth

Median Family Income$23,854
% Above Poverty Level56.5%
% Below Poverty Level43.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.3%
Median Gross Rent$858
Median House Value$65,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)58.7%
African26.4%
French Except Basque4.3%
German2.9%
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Ames Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyLiberty County
Standard Zip Codes77575
Phone Area Codes936
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.04
Approximate Longitude-94.79

Ames Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLIBERTY
Distance3.5 miles
Jan Temp40 to 61 F
Apr Temp56 to 77 F
Jul Temp73 to 92 F
Oct Temp57 to 81 F
Annual Precip60.5 inches
StationHOUSTON SAN JACINTO DAM
Distance26.1 miles
Jan Temp40 to 63 F
Apr Temp57 to 79 F
Jul Temp72 to 94 F
Oct Temp58 to 81 F
Annual Precip53.2 inches
StationBEAUMONT RESEARCH CTR
Distance27.6 miles
Jan Temp41 to 61 F
Apr Temp58 to 78 F
Jul Temp74 to 93 F
Oct Temp58 to 81 F
Annual Precip57.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Daisetta698$44,000
Dayton7,881$68,877
Devers434$55,515
Hardin734$46,250
Kenefick411$70,500
Liberty9,103$59,583
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