Childress Information

Childress Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Childress, TX

General Childress Information

State: Texas

County: Childress County

Close cities: Wellington, TX, Dodson, TX, Estelline, TX, Memphis, TX, Paducah, TX, Cee-Vee, TX, Quanah, TX

Childress Population (census data)
Total 6,528 (-3.7% since 2000)
Male 3,892 (59.6%)
Female 2,636 (40.4%)

Population Density: 792 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 74.6 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 8.25 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,571

Zip Codes: 79201.

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Childress Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (60.5%)
  • Hispanic (22.4%)
  • Other race (17.1%)
  • Black (15.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (13.2%)
  • English (8.6%)
  • German (6.5%)
  • Irish (5.5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.7%)
  • French (1.5%)
Foriegn Born: 330 people (5.1%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Childress Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: San Antonio Spurs, Dallas Mavericks
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Texas Tech University, University of North Texas

Childress School Information

High Schools
Childress High School (800 Avenue J N W, Childress, TX, 79201 - Childress ISD District)
Childress Junior High (700 Commerce Street, Childress, TX, 79201 - Childress ISD District)
Elementary Schools
Childress Elementary (300 3rd Street South E, Childress, TX, 79201 - Childress ISD District)

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