Cost of Living
The cost of care for a community is determined by the community where it is located. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Farmersville is about $645 and the median price for a home for Farmersville is approximately $132,718. The rent burden for Farmersville is around 12.4% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Racially, the population of Farmersville is 6.1% Hispanic, 0.6% other or not specified, 83.1% white, 0.2% Native American, 0.4% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.8% Asian, 1.9% mixed race, and 12.9% black. Based on gender, 46.3% are female and 53.7% are male. The median age of Farmersville is 43 years old. In terms of education, 2.2% have a graduate degree, 48.8% have a high-school diploma, and 17.0% have a college degree. In Farmersville, 9.8% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Currently, the population of Farmersville consists of 3,294 people and in total the Farmersville metro area has a population of 3,466. Farmersville has a population density of 330 people per square mile. In Farmersville, 14.5% have some form of disability, 59.8% participate in the labor force, 8.4% live in poverty, and 12.9% are widows.
An overview of Texas
In total, Texas has 468 general hospitals and 501 health centers that provide care for 28,701,845 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Nix Health Care System, Grace Medical Center, and Houston Methodist Hospital. Residents of Texas enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 40th in the United States. In terms of resources, Texas has a cost of living index of 91.3, a grocery index rating of 88.9, and a housing index rating of 85.3. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Texas citizen is ranked 38th nation-wide. Additionally, Texas is ranked 37th by healthcare standards.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, Texas ranks 2nd in the nation. In the most recent presidential election, 52% of Texas residents voted Republican and 43% voted Democrat. In terms of religious values, 42% of Texas's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 27,848 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Texas there are 1,292 masonic lodges. In Texas, 24% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 35.
State-wide weather information
The average air quality index rating in Texas is 36.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 51.4 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 48F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 75F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Texas is around 82F. The average high summer temperature is around 102F in the month of June. The average low summer temperature is around 56F in the month of June. Texas experiences an average humidity rating of about 65%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of February at around 81%. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Texas is around 31.68 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 7.44 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Texas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Texas can include tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods.
Wildlife to be found in Texas
The state of Texas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of blackbrush, ceniz, cat claw, and huarache. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the pronghorn deer, the coyotes, the desert big horn sheep, or the alligators. Some of the plants species native to the Texas region include perennial bunchgrasses, mesquite, and live oak. The state animal of Texas is the nine-banded armadillo.