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People

Total Population 689
Male Share of the Population 54.4%
Female Share of the Population 45.6%
Senior Citizens 16.1%
Employed Population 16+ 325
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 49.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $70,278
% Above Poverty Level 92.7%
% Below Poverty Level 7.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.9%
% Using Public Transportation 1.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 31.4%
Median Gross Rent $1,029
Median House Value $68,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 46.9%
US/American 0%
English 2.6%
Irish 25.7%

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

Point Comfort Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 28 miles E of Victoria, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 79 miles NE of Corpus Christi, Texas
County Calhoun
P.O. Box Zip Codes 77978
Phone Area Codes 361
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 28.679
Longitude -96.56

Point Comfort 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 POINT COMFORT
Distance 2.1 miles
Jan Temp 46 to 65 F
Apr Temp 62 to 79 F
Jul Temp 78 to 92 F
Oct Temp 64 to 83 F
Annual Precip 43.8 inches
Station VICTORIA RGNL AP
Distance 26.1 miles
Jan Temp 44 to 63 F
Apr Temp 60 to 79 F
Jul Temp 75 to 93 F
Oct Temp 62 to 83 F
Annual Precip 40.1 inches
Station DANEVANG 1 W
Distance 32.4 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 62 F
Apr Temp 58 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 60 to 82 F
Annual Precip 45.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Edna 5,661 $56,006

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

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