Demographics

People

Total Population2,018
Male Share of the Population51.5%
Female Share of the Population48.5%
Senior Citizens19.3%
Employed Population 16+987
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married52.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.9%
Median Earnings25+$38,375
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,763
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,143
% Above Poverty Level84.8%
% Below Poverty Level15.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.7%
Median Gross Rent$655
Median House Value$98,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)31.7%
Irish8.1%
German7.9%
English6.3%
French Except Basque1.7%
Italian0.8%
Polish0.8%
Czech0.8%
Swedish0.5%
Scottish0.4%
West Indian0.1%
Dutch0.1%
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Idalou Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyLubbock County
Standard Zip Codes79329
Phone Area Codes806
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.66
Approximate Longitude-101.68

Idalou Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLUBBOCK RGNL AP
Distance7.7 miles
Jan Temp24 to 52 F
Apr Temp45 to 75 F
Jul Temp68 to 92 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip18.6 inches
StationCROSBYTON
Distance24.9 miles
Jan Temp25 to 53 F
Apr Temp45 to 75 F
Jul Temp67 to 93 F
Oct Temp48 to 75 F
Annual Precip22.9 inches
StationFLOYDADA
Distance28.9 miles
Jan Temp23 to 50 F
Apr Temp43 to 73 F
Jul Temp66 to 92 F
Oct Temp46 to 74 F
Annual Precip20.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Lorenzo1,173$41,080
Lubbock250,415$62,226
New Deal776$58,125
Petersburg1,039$63,864
Ransom Canyon1,056$109,423
Slaton5,995$52,350

Idalou Public Libraries

Idalou Community Library
210 MAIN ST
Idalou, Texas
(806) 892-2114

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Idalou Public Schools

Idalou El
601 S Walnut
ZIP: 79329
(806) 892-1900
Primary
Total Enrollment 424
Idalou H S
601 S Walnut
ZIP: 79329
(806) 892-1900
High
Total Enrollment 274
Idalou Middle
403 7th St
ZIP: 79329
(806) 892-1900
Middle
Total Enrollment 275
Off Campus Daep
601 S Walnut
ZIP: 79329
(806) 892-1900
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