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Demographics

People

Total Population627
Male Share of the Population45.9%
Female Share of the Population54.1%
Senior Citizens17.1%
Employed Population 16+238
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married45.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher25.1%
Median Earnings25+$31,618
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,167

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,375
% Above Poverty Level78.1%
% Below Poverty Level21.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home10.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.8%
Median Gross Rent$725
Median House Value$67,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)37.2%
German17.5%
Irish15.6%
English10.7%
French Except Basque5.1%
Scottish4.9%
Austrian1.8%
Polish1.6%
Welsh1.1%
West Indian0.8%
Dutch0.8%
Norwegian0.5%
Czech0.5%
Italian0.5%
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Happy Almanac

CategoryValue
County Swisher County
Standard Zip Codes79042
Phone Area Codes806
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.74
Approximate Longitude-101.85

Happy Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationTULIA
Distance15.4 miles
Jan Temp22 to 50 F
Apr Temp40 to 72 F
Jul Temp64 to 91 F
Oct Temp44 to 74 F
Annual Precip20.7 inches
StationDIMMITT 2 N
Distance28.1 miles
Jan Temp20 to 49 F
Apr Temp37 to 71 F
Jul Temp62 to 90 F
Oct Temp41 to 71 F
Annual Precip19.7 inches
StationHEREFORD
Distance31.4 miles
Jan Temp21 to 50 F
Apr Temp39 to 72 F
Jul Temp64 to 92 F
Oct Temp43 to 73 F
Annual Precip18.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Canyon14,809$82,454
Nazareth302$93,958
Tulia4,752$43,275

Happy Public Schools

Happy El
400 N W 3rd
ZIP: 79042
(806) 558-2561
Primary
Total Enrollment 140
Happy H S
500 N W 3rd
ZIP: 79042
(806) 558-5311
High
Total Enrollment 119
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