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Demographics

People

Total Population3,750
Male Share of the Population54.7%
Female Share of the Population45.3%
Senior Citizens18.3%
Employed Population 16+1,414
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married44.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.9%
Median Earnings25+$40,721
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,066

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,204
% Above Poverty Level74.2%
% Below Poverty Level25.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone41.8%
Median Gross Rent$681
Median House Value$88,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)35.4%
Irish13.6%
German6.1%
English4.3%
Norwegian3.1%
Scottish2.2%
Swedish1.2%
Polish1%
Czech0.7%
Dutch0.5%
French Except Basque0.4%
Italian0.3%
Belgian0.2%
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Sweeny Almanac

CategoryValue
County Brazoria County
Standard Zip Codes77480
Phone Area Codes979
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude29.04
Approximate Longitude-95.69

Sweeny Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationANGLETON 2 W
Distance16.9 miles
Jan Temp44 to 63 F
Apr Temp60 to 78 F
Jul Temp74 to 92 F
Oct Temp60 to 81 F
Annual Precip57.2 inches
StationBAY CITY WATERWORKS
Distance17.7 miles
Jan Temp46 to 66 F
Apr Temp60 to 80 F
Jul Temp75 to 92 F
Oct Temp62 to 84 F
Annual Precip48 inches
StationTHOMPSONS 3 WSW
Distance31 miles
Jan Temp43 to 62 F
Apr Temp59 to 79 F
Jul Temp74 to 94 F
Oct Temp60 to 82 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bay City17,558$45,111
Brazoria3,063$50,208
Clute11,370$54,503
Jones Creek2,195$78,333
Lake Jackson27,407$89,618

Sweeny Hospitals

Sweeny Community Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
305 North Mckinney Street

Sweeny Public Schools

Brazoria Co J J A E P
1310 N Elm St
ZIP: 77480
(979) 491-8000
Sweeny El
905 Sycamore
ZIP: 77480
(979) 491-8300
Primary
Total Enrollment 875
Sweeny H S
600 E Ashley Wilson Rd
ZIP: 77480
(979) 491-8100
High
Total Enrollment 576
Sweeny J H
800 N Elm St
ZIP: 77480
(979) 491-8200
Middle
Total Enrollment 452

Sweeny Private Schools

Sweeny Christian School
904 Texas Ave
ZIP: 77480
Elementary
Total Enrollment 25
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