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Demographics

People

Total Population5,369
Male Share of the Population65.2%
Female Share of the Population34.8%
Senior Citizens8.4%
Employed Population 16+1,546
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married45.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.6%
Median Earnings25+$30,170
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,480
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,357
% Above Poverty Level83.3%
% Below Poverty Level16.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone9.7%
Median Gross Rent$726
Median House Value$72,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)68.7%
English6.1%
Irish4.3%
German3.8%
French Except Basque0.8%
Czech0.6%
Jamaican0.5%
West Indian0.5%
Greek0.4%
Jordanian0.3%
Arab0.3%
Swedish0.2%
Scottish0.2%
Italian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Post Almanac

CategoryValue
County Garza County
Standard Zip Codes79356
Phone Area Codes806
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.19
Approximate Longitude-101.38

Post Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPOST
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp28 to 54 F
Apr Temp47 to 77 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp51 to 77 F
Annual Precip21.2 inches
StationGAIL
Distance29.8 miles
Jan Temp30 to 57 F
Apr Temp49 to 80 F
Jul Temp69 to 95 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip19.6 inches
StationLAMESA 1 SSE
Distance46.7 miles
Jan Temp26 to 54 F
Apr Temp44 to 76 F
Jul Temp66 to 93 F
Oct Temp48 to 77 F
Annual Precip19 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Slaton6,068$48,655
Tahoka2,570$55,000

Post Public Libraries

Post Public Library
105 E MAIN ST
Post, Texas
(806) 990-2149

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Post Public Schools

Garza County
800 N Ave F
ZIP: 79356
(210) 638-5800
Garza County Regional Juvenile Center
800 N Ave F
ZIP: 79356
(806) 495-3343
Other
Total Enrollment 66
Post El
200 W 6th St
ZIP: 79356
(806) 495-3414
Primary
Total Enrollment 448
Post H S
307 W 4th St
ZIP: 79356
(806) 495-2770
High
Total Enrollment 219
Post Middle
405 W 8th
ZIP: 79356
(806) 495-2874
Middle
Total Enrollment 164
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