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Demographics

People

Total Population260
Male Share of the Population45.8%
Female Share of the Population54.2%
Senior Citizens25.4%
Employed Population 16+62
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married47.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.7%
Median Earnings25+$16,875
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$38,750
% Above Poverty Level70.3%
% Below Poverty Level29.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.3%
Median Gross Rent$642
Median House Value$41,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)43.1%
Irish11.9%
English8.1%
German6.5%
Scottish6.2%
Swedish2.7%
Welsh1.9%
Dutch1.9%
Czech1.9%
French Except Basque1.5%
Norwegian0.4%
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Benjamin Almanac

CategoryValue
County Knox County
Standard Zip Codes79505
Phone Area Codes940
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.58
Approximate Longitude-99.79

Benjamin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationTRUSCOTT 3 W
Distance12.3 miles
Jan Temp27 to 54 F
Apr Temp48 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 99 F
Oct Temp51 to 79 F
Annual Precip25.8 inches
StationGUTHRIE
Distance30.3 miles
Jan Temp24 to 54 F
Apr Temp45 to 77 F
Jul Temp68 to 97 F
Oct Temp47 to 78 F
Annual Precip25 inches
StationLAKE KEMP
Distance38.7 miles
Jan Temp28 to 52 F
Apr Temp50 to 76 F
Jul Temp72 to 98 F
Oct Temp53 to 77 F
Annual Precip24.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Goree253$46,667
Munday1,485$54,844
Rochester292$31,563

Benjamin Public Schools

Benjamin School
300 Hays St
ZIP: 79505
(940) 459-2231
Other
Total Enrollment 96
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