Total Population2,635
Male Share of the Population54.2%
Female Share of the Population45.8%
Senior Citizens13.1%
Employed Population 16+1,138
Age of the Population30


% of people married48%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.3%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0


Median Family Income$52,054
% Above Poverty Level80.3%
% Below Poverty Level19.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%


People Living Alone27.7%
Median Gross Rent$604
Median House Value$97,400


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)34.7%

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

Howe Almanac

Nearest Medium City 21 miles N of McKinney, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City50 miles N of Dallas, Texas
Metro AreaSherman - Denison
Standard Zip Codes75459
Phone Area Codes903
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.

Howe Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


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

Distance13.3 miles
Jan Temp32 to 51 F
Apr Temp52 to 73 F
Jul Temp73 to 93 F
Oct Temp54 to 75 F
Annual Precip42 inches
StationMC KINNEY 3 S
Distance23.7 miles
Jan Temp31 to 53 F
Apr Temp51 to 73 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp53 to 76 F
Annual Precip41 inches
Distance27.1 miles
Jan Temp30 to 51 F
Apr Temp50 to 72 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 76 F
Annual Precip44.5 inches

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LocationPopulationMedian Family Income

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

Howe Public Libraries

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Howe, Texas
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Student/teacher ratio: 11.4

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