Temple Information

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

General Temple Information

State: Texas

County: Bell County

Close cities: Morgan's Point Resort, TX, Burlington, TX, Troy, TX, Rogers, TX, Belton, TX, Salado, TX, Gatesville, TX, Moody, TX, Heidenheimer, TX, Little River-Academy, TX

Temple Population (census data)
Total 58,330 (+4.3% since 2000)
Male 27,907 (47.8%)
Female 30,423 (52.2%)

Population Density: 893 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.7 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 65.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $45,816

Zip Codes: 76502, 76503, 76505, 76504, 76501, and 76508.

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Temple Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (62.7%)
  • Hispanic (17.8%)
  • Black (16.5%)
  • Other race (9.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (13.7%)
  • Irish (8.9%)
  • English (8.6%)
  • United States (8.4%)
  • Czech (3.0%)
  • French (2.5%)
Foriegn Born: 3,173 people (5.4%)
  • Latin America (65.5%)
  • Asia (20.0%)
  • Europe (14.5%)

Local Temple Sports Teams

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

Temple School Information

High Schools
Temple High School (415 N 31st Street, Temple, TX, 76504 - Temple ISD District)
Middle Schools
Bonham Middle (4600 Midway Drive, Temple, TX, 76502 - Temple ISD District)
Lake Belton Middle School (8818 Tarver Drive, Temple, TX, 76502 - Belton ISD District)
Lamar Middle (2120 N 1st Street, Temple, TX, 76501 - Temple ISD District)
Travis Middle (1500 South 19th Street, Temple, TX, 76504 - Temple ISD District)
Elementary Schools
Cater Elementary (4111 Lark Trail, Temple, TX, 76502 - Temple ISD District)
Hector P Garcia Elementary (2525 Lavendusky Drive, Temple, TX, 76501 - Temple ISD District)
Jefferson Elementary (400 W Walker Street, Temple, TX, 76501 - Temple ISD District)
Joe M Pirtle Elementary (714 South Pea Ridge, Temple, TX, 76502 - Belton ISD District)
Kennedy-Powell Elementary (3707 W Nugent Avenue, Temple, TX, 76504 - Temple ISD District)
Meridith-Dunbar Elementary (1717 E Avenue J, Temple, TX, 76501 - Temple ISD District)
Raye-Allen Elementary (5015 South 5th Street, Temple, TX, 76502 - Temple ISD District)
Scott Elementary (2301 W Avenue P, Temple, TX, 76504 - Temple ISD District)
Thornton Elementary (2900 Pin Oak Drive, Temple, TX, 76502 - Temple ISD District)
Western Hills Elementary (600 Arapaho Drive, Temple, TX, 76504 - Temple ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Bell County Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (200 N 23 Street, Temple, TX, 76503 - Temple ISD District)
Bethune Early Childhood Center (510 E Avenue J, Temple, TX, 76504 - Temple ISD District)
Scott & White Hospital (2401 South 31st Street, Temple, TX, 76508 - Temple ISD District)
Temple Education Center (1400 E Avenue B, Temple, TX, 76502 - Temple Education Center District)

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