dcsimg

People

Total Population 561
Male Share of the Population 54.4%
Female Share of the Population 45.6%
Senior Citizens 19.3%
Employed Population 16+ 253
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 59.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 24.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $71,528
% Above Poverty Level 98.2%
% Below Poverty Level 1.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 4.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.7%
Median Gross Rent $492
Median House Value $85,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.7%
US/American 0%
English 2%
Irish 14.3%

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

Groom Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 41 miles E of Amarillo, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 203 miles W of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Carson
Standard Zip Codes 79039
Phone Area Codes 806
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.203
Longitude -101.106

Groom 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 CLAUDE
Distance 15.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 49 F
Apr Temp 40 to 70 F
Jul Temp 64 to 91 F
Oct Temp 44 to 72 F
Annual Precip 22.3 inches
Station PANHANDLE
Distance 20.8 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 48 F
Apr Temp 38 to 71 F
Jul Temp 62 to 91 F
Oct Temp 42 to 71 F
Annual Precip 22.2 inches
Station CLARENDON
Distance 22.6 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 51 F
Apr Temp 42 to 74 F
Jul Temp 66 to 95 F
Oct Temp 44 to 76 F
Annual Precip 23.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clarendon 1,993 $46,900
Claude 1,214 $76,667

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

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Cosmetology
  • Manicurist
  • Students can obtain experience and expertise in the latest cosmetology procedures and techniques, plus the salon business skills needed to put their talents to use.  
  • Offers cosmetology training to prepare students for a career as a professional stylist, skin care specialist, image consultant, make up technician, and more.
  • Each campus features a public salon and spa for student practice.
  • The Milan Institute has successfully graduated over 25,000 students since 1985.
  • Part of the family-owned Milan Institute school group.
  • 8 campuses across California, Texas, Nevada, and Idaho, in addition to 11 Milan Institute campuses.
camnpus icon
Amarillo
Request Info
Programs
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Private Investigation
  • Occupational Therapy Aide
  • A private, accredited distance learning college based in Norcross, Georgia founded in 1987.
  • Ensures that service members, their spouses and veterans can maximize their military education benefits.
  • Gives students the option to customize monthly payments to fit their budgets and lifestyle.
  • Offers all-inclusive tuition: textbooks, learning materials, and academic support are covered in the cost.
  • Allows alumni to enroll in any future program at a reduced rate.
Programs
  • Nurse Educator (PGC)
  • Healthcare Administration (AMBA)
  • Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • Online Bachelor's programs include Healthcare Management, Public Health, IT, Psychology, BBA & Criminal Justice
  • Dedicated to delivering quality education and personalized attention to students since 1899
  • Provide a range of campus experiences and services online including advising, tutoring, student community, and career services
  • Give students and alumni access to career assistants who help with resumes, cover letters, job hunting, and more.
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration

WELCOME TO KAPLAN UNIVERSITY

Online Education That Fits Your Life

For 80 years, we’ve been preparing students for career success. We’ve led the wayso that our students can too.

Globally Renowned Purdue to Acquire Kaplan University

Purdue University, one of the nation's most respected universities, will acquire Kaplan University and create a new, nonprofit, public institution within the Purdue system. Pending regulatory approvals, this exciting transition is expected to take place later this year. This change will be seamless—during the transition, you will still be able to enroll at Kaplan University, earn a high-quality education, and meet your educational and career goals.

Programs
  • Certificate of Proficiency in Autism Studies
  • BS in Liberal Studies - Professional Studies Track
  • Instructional Technology Specialist Certification
  • SJU provides a rigorous, student-centered education rooted in the liberal arts
  • A Jesuit school with 8,415 students in all programs for 2016 grads &undergrads
  • Institutionally Accredited by the MSCHE and the AACSB (Haub School of Business)
  • 96% of 2016 graduates employed, pursuing graduate study or volunteering full time
  • Qualifying students can receive financial assistance with tuition costs

Groom High Schools

GROOM SCHOOL
304 W 3RD
806-248-7474
A Title I School.
Serves 109 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7

Study Online in Groom
Additional Resources
Info for Groom Government Officials


Are you an official in the Groom government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top