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Quality of Life

Newman Park

Basic Facts


Population (2010)
Area
Elevation
Median Income
Median Age
Crime Rate
10,906
10 Square Miles
2,385 Ft.
$38,939
37.4
3.3 per 1,000

Location


Abilene
San Angelo
Lubbock
Odessa
Fort Worth
Shreveport
El Paso
40 miles East
75 miles South
125 miles Northwest
130 miles West
190 miles East
408 miles East
416 miles West

Area of Influence


1.2 million population
150 mile radius

Climate Averages


January High
January Low
July High
July Low
Relative Humidity
Annual Rainfall
Growing Season
Record High (1994)
Record Low (1947)
56°F
29°F
95°F
70°F
30%
23.34″
221 Days
113°F
-11°F

Demographics


Caucasian
Hispanic
African American
All Other
54%
38.3%
5.8%
1.0%

Population Percentages


Under 16 years old
16-24 years old
25-44 years old
45-64 years old
65+ years old
27%
9.4%
22.5%
25.7%
15.4%

Marital Status


Male, married
Female, married
62.0%
55.0%

Educational Attainment


High School Graduate
Some College
Bachelor Degree
Graduate Degree
34.40%
21.50%
12.70%
4.30%

Commuting


Personal Vehicle
Walk
Work at home
Avg. travel time
94%
1.4%
3%
15 minutes

Real Estate


Median value
Home Ownership
Median year built
$49,336
54.3%
1959

Housing Rental


Median monthly rent
Housing rental
Median year built
$500
32.9%
1966

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