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Demographics

People

Total Population5,115
Male Share of the Population48.9%
Female Share of the Population51.1%
Senior Citizens18.5%
Employed Population 16+2,125
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married56.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.7%
Median Earnings25+$31,014
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,629
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,688

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,646
% Above Poverty Level82.2%
% Below Poverty Level17.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.8%
Median Gross Rent$783
Median House Value$81,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)27.3%
English14.4%
German13.4%
Irish8.3%
Scottish2.6%
Swiss1.7%
Italian1.6%
French Except Basque1%
Polish0.9%
Swedish0.8%
West Indian0.6%
Hungarian0.6%
Dutch0.6%
Albanian0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Danishn0.3%
Canadian0.2%
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Bowie Almanac

CategoryValue
County Montague County
Standard Zip Codes76230
Phone Area Codes940
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.55
Approximate Longitude-97.84

Bowie Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBOWIE
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp28 to 52 F
Apr Temp49 to 74 F
Jul Temp71 to 95 F
Oct Temp52 to 76 F
Annual Precip33.7 inches
StationHENRIETTA
Distance27 miles
Jan Temp27 to 51 F
Apr Temp48 to 74 F
Jul Temp71 to 95 F
Oct Temp50 to 77 F
Annual Precip31.6 inches
StationGAINESVILLE
Distance40.6 miles
Jan Temp28 to 52 F
Apr Temp50 to 74 F
Jul Temp72 to 95 F
Oct Temp52 to 77 F
Annual Precip36.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alvord1,434$56,111
Bellevue251$46,250
Chico1,064$49,479
Nocona2,972$37,917
St. Jo1,077$49,813

Bowie Public Libraries

Bowie Public Library
301 WALNUT ST
Bowie, Texas
(940) 872-2681

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Bowie Hospitals

Bowie Memorial Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
705 East Greenwood Avenue

Bowie Public Schools

Bowie El
405 Lovers Ln
ZIP: 76230
(940) 689-2901
Primary
Total Enrollment 493
Bowie H S
341 E Hwy 287 N
ZIP: 76230
(940) 689-2842
High
Total Enrollment 460
Bowie Int
800 N Mill St
ZIP: 76230
(940) 689-2887
Primary
Total Enrollment 389
Bowie J H
501 E Tarrant St
ZIP: 76230
(940) 689-2951
Middle
Total Enrollment 365
Gold Burg School
468 Prater Rd
ZIP: 76230
(940) 872-3562
Other
Total Enrollment 137
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