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Demographics

People

Total Population5,421
Male Share of the Population44.3%
Female Share of the Population55.7%
Senior Citizens20.4%
Employed Population 16+1,452
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married37.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.9%
Median Earnings25+$22,048
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,818
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,435

Wealth

Median Family Income$33,048
% Above Poverty Level72.4%
% Below Poverty Level27.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time13 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.8%
Median Gross Rent$511
Median House Value$77,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)68.9%
Irish11.5%
English6.8%
German2.7%
Scottish1.3%
French Except Basque1%
Norwegian0.5%
Dutch0.4%
Polish0.3%
Swiss0.1%
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Center Almanac

CategoryValue
County Shelby County
Standard Zip Codes75935
Phone Area Codes936
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude31.79
Approximate Longitude-94.17

Center Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCENTER
Distance0.8 miles
Jan Temp35 to 57 F
Apr Temp52 to 76 F
Jul Temp72 to 94 F
Oct Temp53 to 79 F
Annual Precip53 inches
StationLOGANSPORT 4 ENE
Distance18.7 miles
Jan Temp35 to 57 F
Apr Temp52 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 94 F
Oct Temp52 to 79 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches
StationNACOGDOCHES
Distance30.4 miles
Jan Temp36 to 57 F
Apr Temp55 to 76 F
Jul Temp74 to 94 F
Oct Temp56 to 79 F
Annual Precip48.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Garrison987$41,389
Huxley425$53,750
Joaquin957$47,273
Tenaha1,257$26,750

Center Public Libraries

Fannie Brown Booth Memorial Library
619 TENAHA ST
Center, Texas
(936) 598-5522

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Center Hospitals

Shelby Regional Medical Center
(Proprietary)
P. O. Box 1749

Center Public Schools

Center El
621 Roughrider Dr
ZIP: 75935
(936) 598-3625
Primary
Total Enrollment 615
Center H S
658 Roughrider Dr
ZIP: 75935
(936) 598-6173
High
Total Enrollment 724
Center Int
624 Malone Dr
ZIP: 75935
(936) 598-6148
Middle
Total Enrollment 368
Center Middle
302 Kennedy St
ZIP: 75935
(936) 598-5619
Middle
Total Enrollment 579
Excelsior El
11270 St Hwy 7 W
ZIP: 75935
(936) 598-5866
Primary
Total Enrollment 92
F L Moffett Pri
294 Stadium Dr
ZIP: 75935
(936) 598-6266
Primary
Total Enrollment 501
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