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Demographics

People

Total Population6,434
Male Share of the Population46.7%
Female Share of the Population53.3%
Senior Citizens16.1%
Employed Population 16+2,747
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married48.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.1%
Median Earnings25+$39,528
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,197

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,083
% Above Poverty Level75.9%
% Below Poverty Level24.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.8%
Median Gross Rent$971
Median House Value$130,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)32.9%
German8.6%
Irish7.7%
English6.1%
Italian3%
Dutch1.9%
Norwegian1.2%
Scottish1.1%
French Except Basque0.8%
Welsh0.5%
Czech0.4%
Romanian0.4%
Canadian0.2%
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Decatur Almanac

CategoryValue
County Wise County
Standard Zip Codes76234
Phone Area Codes940
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude33.23
Approximate Longitude-97.59

Decatur Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBRIDGEPORT
Distance10.7 miles
Jan Temp31 to 56 F
Apr Temp51 to 78 F
Jul Temp70 to 98 F
Oct Temp51 to 80 F
Annual Precip34 inches
StationEAGLE MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance26.6 miles
Jan Temp31 to 55 F
Apr Temp51 to 76 F
Jul Temp72 to 96 F
Oct Temp55 to 78 F
Annual Precip34.1 inches
StationDENTON 2 SE
Distance28.2 miles
Jan Temp32 to 53 F
Apr Temp52 to 74 F
Jul Temp73 to 94 F
Oct Temp54 to 76 F
Annual Precip37.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alvord1,322$57,500
Aurora1,539$93,083
Boyd1,299$53,583
Bridgeport6,357$62,526
Chico1,071$56,458
Paradise544$61,875

Decatur Public Libraries

Decatur Public Library
1700 S FM 51
Decatur, Texas
(940) 393-0290

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Decatur Hospitals

Wise Regional Health System
(Government - District/authority)
2000 South Fm 51

Decatur Public Schools

Carson El
2100 Business 81 287 S
ZIP: 76234
(940) 393-7500
Primary
Total Enrollment 433
Decatur H S
750 E Eagle Summit Dr
ZIP: 76234
(940) 393-7200
High
Total Enrollment 897
Mccarroll Middle
1201 W Thompson St
ZIP: 76234
(940) 393-7300
Middle
Total Enrollment 500
Mccarroll Middle 6th Grade
1200 Eagle Dr
ZIP: 76234
(940) 393-7327
Middle
Total Enrollment 212
Rann El
1300 Deer Park Rd
ZIP: 76234
(940) 393-7600
Primary
Total Enrollment 472
Young El
379 Buchanan Rd
ZIP: 76234
(940) 393-7400
Primary
Total Enrollment 489
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