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Demographics

People

Total Population468
Male Share of the Population41.5%
Female Share of the Population58.5%
Senior Citizens18.8%
Employed Population 16+205
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married58.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.3%
Median Earnings25+$25,893
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,045

Wealth

Median Family Income$54,423
% Above Poverty Level87%
% Below Poverty Level13%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.2%
Median Gross Rent$867
Median House Value$98,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)54.9%
English11.5%
German11.1%
Irish7.7%
Italian2.1%
Scottish1.5%
French Except Basque0.9%
Canadian0.6%
Polish0.6%
Swedish0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
Finnish0.4%
West Indian0.2%
Dutch0.2%
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Buffalo Gap Almanac

CategoryValue
County Taylor County
Standard Zip Codes79508
Phone Area Codes325
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.28
Approximate Longitude-99.83

Buffalo Gap Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationABILENE MUNICIPAL AP
Distance12.8 miles
Jan Temp32 to 55 F
Apr Temp52 to 77 F
Jul Temp72 to 95 F
Oct Temp54 to 78 F
Annual Precip23.7 inches
StationHORDS CREEK DAM
Distance33.5 miles
Jan Temp29 to 56 F
Apr Temp50 to 77 F
Jul Temp69 to 94 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip25.5 inches
StationBALLINGER 2 NW
Distance38.8 miles
Jan Temp29 to 58 F
Apr Temp51 to 80 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp52 to 79 F
Annual Precip23.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Abilene122,612$54,564
Lawn311$56,500
Merkel2,618$49,760

Buffalo Gap Public Schools

Buffalo Gap El
665 Vine St
ZIP: 79508
(325) 572-3533
Primary
Total Enrollment 277
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