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Overview

Introduction to Sachse, Texas

Sachse, Texas, in Dallas county, is 5 miles NE of Garland, Texas (center to center) and 17 miles NE of Dallas, Texas.

Sachse History

In 1845, William Sachse, a Prussian immigrant who founded Sachse, purchased 640 acres from Collin County and later obtained an additional 5,000 acres. He also established the first cotton gins and mills in the county. Texas constructed the first school in Sachse and in the early 1900s, another school was established that also served as a site to hold town meetings.

Sachse and Nearby Attractions

  • African American Museum
  • Cedar Hill State Park
  • Dallas Childrens Museum
  • Bonham State Park
  • Dallas World Aquarium
  • Southfork Ranch

Things To Do In Sachse

There are numerous parks for recreation near Sachse, such as Lake Tawakoni State Park, Cedar Hill State Park, and Bonham State Park. Museums near the city include the Dallas Museum of Art, the African American Museum, and the Dallas Childrens Museum. Golfers may enjoy a game at Woodbridge Golf Club in Sachse. The city also has a nature preserve called Muddy Creek Preserve, which protects a variety of species.

Sachse Transportation

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is the nearest major airport.

Sachse Higher Education

Nearby colleges include Mountain View College, Criswell College, Brookhaven College, and El Centro College.

Demographics

People

Total Population23,329
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens10.2%
Employed Population 16+12,250
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married62.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher32.7%
Median Earnings25+$50,107
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,146
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,843

Wealth

Median Family Income$96,867
% Above Poverty Level97.4%
% Below Poverty Level2.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone12.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,332
Median House Value$184,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)41.5%
German16.6%
English10.8%
Irish7.3%
African3.1%
Italian2.2%
Polish1.7%
Scottish1.4%
French Except Basque0.9%
Norwegian0.9%
Welsh0.9%
Swedish0.8%
Turkish0.8%
Dutch0.7%
Czech0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Jamaican0.5%
Ethiopian0.5%
West Indian0.5%
Albanian0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Slovene0.3%
Nigerian0.2%
Swiss0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Arab0.1%
New Zealand0.1%
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Sachse Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dallas County
Standard Zip Codes75048
Phone Area Codes214
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.97
Approximate Longitude-96.58

Sachse Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLAVON DAM
Distance7.6 miles
Jan Temp31 to 53 F
Apr Temp51 to 75 F
Jul Temp71 to 94 F
Oct Temp53 to 78 F
Annual Precip40 inches
StationDALLAS LOVE AP
Distance17.2 miles
Jan Temp36 to 55 F
Apr Temp56 to 77 F
Jul Temp77 to 96 F
Oct Temp58 to 79 F
Annual Precip37 inches
StationDENTON 2 SE
Distance33.1 miles
Jan Temp32 to 53 F
Apr Temp52 to 74 F
Jul Temp73 to 94 F
Oct Temp54 to 76 F
Annual Precip37.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Garland234,810$57,154
Murphy20,015$124,923
Parker4,241$135,795
Rowlett59,203$94,771
St. Paul1,235$92,102

Sachse Public Libraries

Sachse Public Library
3815 SACHSE RD BLDG C
Sachse, Texas
(972) 530-8966

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Sachse Public Schools

B G Hudson Middle
4405 Hudson Dr
ZIP: 75048
(972) 675-3070
Middle
Total Enrollment 1199
Cheri Cox El
7009 Woodbridge Pkwy
ZIP: 75048
(972) 429-2500
Primary
Total Enrollment 626
Don Whitt El
7520 Woodcreek Way
ZIP: 75048
(972) 429-2560
Primary
Total Enrollment 568
John W Armstrong El
4750 Ben Davis Rd
ZIP: 75048
(972) 414-7480
Primary
Total Enrollment 792
Robert B Sewell El
4400 Hudson Park
ZIP: 75048
(972) 675-3050
Primary
Total Enrollment 534
Sachse H S
3901 Miles Rd
ZIP: 75048
(972) 414-7450
High
Total Enrollment 2859
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