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Demographics

People

Total Population1,653
Male Share of the Population40.4%
Female Share of the Population59.6%
Senior Citizens14.2%
Employed Population 16+583
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married38.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.9%
Median Earnings25+$32,163
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,350
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,769

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,413
% Above Poverty Level82.2%
% Below Poverty Level17.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$700
Median House Value$81,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)41.7%
Irish8.7%
English6.6%
German6.5%
French Except Basque2.7%
Italian2.5%
Scottish1.9%
Dutch1.9%
West Indian1.9%
Portuguese1.3%
US/American1.3%
Norwegian0.7%
Canadian0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Polish0.5%
Slovak0.4%
African0.3%
Nigerian0.3%
Hungarian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
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Big Sandy Almanac

CategoryValue
County Upshur County
Standard Zip Codes75755
Company Zip Codes75797
Phone Area Codes903, 430
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.58
Approximate Longitude-95.11

Big Sandy Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGILMER 4 WNW
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp31 to 55 F
Apr Temp50 to 75 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip47 inches
StationLONGVIEW
Distance23.3 miles
Jan Temp34 to 57 F
Apr Temp51 to 77 F
Jul Temp72 to 95 F
Oct Temp53 to 80 F
Annual Precip49 inches
StationLAKE FORK RESERVOIR
Distance29.5 miles
Jan Temp31 to 50 F
Apr Temp50 to 70 F
Jul Temp71 to 90 F
Oct Temp52 to 74 F
Annual Precip40.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clarksville City827$69,375
East Mountain1,258$69,167
Gilmer5,113$60,179
Gladewater6,381$36,780
Hawkins1,444$48,472

Big Sandy Public Schools

Azleway - Big Sandy
1085 Private Rd 3481
ZIP: 75755
(512) 459-1000
Other
Total Enrollment 40
Big Sandy El
401 Wildcat Dr
ZIP: 75755
(903) 636-5287
Primary
Total Enrollment 321
Big Sandy H S
401 Wildcat Dr
ZIP: 75755
(903) 636-5287
High
Total Enrollment 191
Big Sandy J H
401 Wildcat Dr
ZIP: 75755
(903) 636-5287
Middle
Total Enrollment 167
Harmony El
9788 State Hwy 154 W
ZIP: 75755
(903) 725-5496
Primary
Total Enrollment 356
Harmony H S
9788 State Hwy 154 W
ZIP: 75755
(903) 725-5495
High
Total Enrollment 291
Harmony Intermediate School
9788 State Hwy 154 W
ZIP: 75755
(903) 725-5492
Middle
Total Enrollment 167
Harmony Junior High
9788 State Hwy 154 W
ZIP: 75755
(903) 725-5485
Middle
Total Enrollment 247
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