|Male Share of the Population||46.7%|
|Female Share of the Population||53.3%|
|Employed Population 16+||706|
|Age of the Population||32|
|% of people married||41.7%|
|Average household size||3|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||11.9%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$19,522|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$27,188|
|Median Family Income||$51,442|
|% Above Poverty Level||81.9%|
|% Below Poverty Level||18.1%|
|Average Commute Time||24 minutes|
|% Working from Home||0.7%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||1.6%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||30.8%|
|Median Gross Rent||$696|
|Median House Value||$82,900|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||42.6%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||19 miles NE of Tyler, Texas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||99 miles E of Dallas, Texas|
|Metro Area||Longview - Marshall|
|Standard Zip Codes||75755|
|Company Zip Codes||75797|
|Phone Area Codes||903|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||GILMER 4 WNW|
|Jan Temp||31 to 55 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 78 F|
|Annual Precip||47 inches|
|Jan Temp||34 to 57 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 77 F|
|Jul Temp||72 to 95 F|
|Oct Temp||53 to 80 F|
|Annual Precip||49 inches|
|Station||LAKE FORK RESERVOIR|
|Jan Temp||31 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 74 F|
|Annual Precip||40.9 inches|
According to the US Postal Service, Big Sandy, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Holly Lake Ranch (75755)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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HARMONY H S
9788 STATE HWY 154 W
Serves 314 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12
BIG SANDY H S
1 WILDCAT DR
A Title I School.
Serves 190 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.4
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