West Information

West Information

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

General West Information

State: Texas

County: McLennan County

Close cities: Abbott, TX, Lacy-Lakeview, TX, Gholson, TX, Aquilla, TX, Axtell, TX, Penelope, TX, Elm Mott, TX, Leroy, TX, Ross, TX

West Population (census data)
Total 2,702 (+0.4% since 2000)
Male 1,245 (46.1%)
Female 1,457 (53.9%)

Population Density: 1,738 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.5 (US Avg is 100)

West Elevation: 646 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.56 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,328

Zip Codes: 76691.

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West Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (86.4%)
  • Hispanic (8.1%)
  • Black (4.2%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Czech (39.9%)
  • German (14.5%)
  • United States (10.8%)
  • Irish (7.9%)
  • English (4.0%)
  • French (1.9%)
Foriegn Born: 166 people (6.1%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local West 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

West School Information

High Schools
West High School (1008 Jerry Mashek Drive, West, TX, 76691 - West ISD District)
Middle Schools
West Middle (406 W Shook Street, West, TX, 76691 - West ISD District)
Elementary Schools
West Elementary (209 N Harrison Street, West, TX, 76691 - West ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Brookhaven Youth Ranch (5467 Rogers Hill Road, West, TX, 76691 - West ISD District)
West Intermediate (1212 N Reagan, West, TX, 76691 - West ISD District)

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