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People

Total Population 1,187
Male Share of the Population 47%
Female Share of the Population 53%
Senior Citizens 17.5%
Employed Population 16+ 360
Age of the Population 30

Families

% of people married 41%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,125
% Above Poverty Level 75.5%
% Below Poverty Level 24.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 5.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.8%
Median Gross Rent $603
Median House Value $69,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.5%
US/American 0%
English 6.3%
Irish 7.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Cross Plains Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 40 miles SE of Abilene, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 115 miles W of Fort Worth, Texas
County Callahan
Standard Zip Codes 76443
Phone Area Codes 254
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.126
Longitude -99.165

Cross Plains Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station RISING STAR 1 S
Distance 12 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 55 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 30.2 inches
Station EASTLAND
Distance 27.8 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 55 F
Apr Temp 48 to 77 F
Jul Temp 68 to 95 F
Oct Temp 48 to 78 F
Annual Precip 27.5 inches
Station ALBANY
Distance 41.6 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 55 F
Apr Temp 49 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 51 to 78 F
Annual Precip 28.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Baird 1,841 $51,522
Carbon 396 $42,917
Cisco 3,833 $35,139

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Cross Plains Public Library
149 N MAIN ST
Cross Plains, Texas
(254) 725-7722
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700 N MAIN ST
254-725-6121
Serves 192 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.5

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