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Population (year 2000): 35,082. Estimated population in July 2005: 36,790 (+4.9% change)
Males: 16,815 (47.9%), Females: 18,267 (52.1%)

Grayson County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 34.0 years
Median household income: $34,211 (year 2000)
Median house value: $69,400 (year 2000)

Sherman, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Sherman:

  • White Non-Hispanic (72.6%)
  • Hispanic (12.1%)
  • Black (11.2%)
  • Other race (5.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.6%)
  • American Indian (2.4%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (10.9%), German (9.4%), English (9.2%), Irish (8.4%), French (2.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).Texas forum

Land area: 38.6 square miles

Sherman,

For population 25 years and over in Sherman

  • High school or higher: 78.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sherman city

  • Never married: 25.4%
  • Now married: 51.7%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

8.0% Foreign born (6.3% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +2,803 (+8.7%).

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TX McKinney, (30.8 miles pop. 54,369).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: TX Plano, (41.9 miles pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Dallas, (59.5 miles pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: TX (3.1 miles Knollwood, TX (7.4 miles Southmayd, TX Denison, (8.3 miles TX (9.4 miles Howe, Dorchester, TX (9.7 miles) , TX Pottsboro, (10.7 miles Bean, TX Tom (12.1 miles TX (13.8 miles Bells,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 104 buildings, average cost: $104,200
  • 1997: 47 buildings, average cost: $150,700
  • 1998: 66 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 1999: 70 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 2000: 60 buildings, average cost: $138,900
  • 2001: 111 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2002: 184 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2003: 166 buildings, average cost: $98,100
  • 2004: 168 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2005: 191 buildings, average cost: $117,400

Latitude: 33.64 N, Longitude: 96.61 W

Area code: 903

Sherman, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (22.1%), Manufacturing (19.3%), Retail trade (12.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +10,238 (+29.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 10,258 (67.2%)

Crime in Sherman by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 1 0 0 1 3
    per 100,000 0.0 2.9 0.0 0.0 2.9 8.6
Rapes 17 12 12 12 2 4
    per 100,000 48.5 34.2 34.2 34.2 5.7 11.4
Robberies 37 30 59 56 33 24
    per 100,000 105.5 85.5 168.2 159.6 94.1 68.4
Assaults 128 155 178 112 132 114
    per 100,000 364.9 441.8 507.4 319.3 376.3 325.0
Burglaries 327 347 381 359 386 357
    per 100,000 932.1 989.1 1086.0 1023.3 1100.3 1017.6
Thefts 1,625 1,540 1,701 1,742 1,598 1,449
    per 100,000 4632.0 4389.7 4848.6 4965.5 4555.0 4130.3
Auto thefts 106 93 121 97 72 58
    per 100,000 302.1 265.1 344.9 276.5 205.2 165.3
398.7 396.6 463.2 417.8 384.2 348.3

Average climate in Sherman, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sherman,

Sherman-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 205% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1957, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Sherman city center killed 3 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1957, a category 4 tornado 25.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Hunter Smith - 2005 NFL player (Indianapolis Colts, born: Aug 9, 1977).


Hospitals/medical centers in Sherman:
  • REGIONAL HOSPITAL OF TEXOMA (2601 CORNERSTONE)
  • WILSON N JONES MEDICAL CENTER (500 N HIGHLAND)
  • WILSON N JONES MEMORIAL HOSP-NORTH CAM (1111 GALLAGHER ROAD)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sherman:
  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 58 miles; DALLAS, TX; ID: DAL)
  • DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 60 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; ID: DFW)
  • FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 67 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; ID: AFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sherman:
  • SHERMAN MUNI (about 3 miles; SHERMAN, TX; ID: SWI)
  • GRAYSON COUNTY (about 6 miles; SHERMAN/DENISON, TX; ID: GYI)
  • CEDAR MILLS (about 19 miles; GORDONVILLE, TX; ID: 3T0)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2 $5,495 $32,970 0 $0
Sewerage 25 $78,723 $37,787 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 19 $52,226 $32,984 0 $0
Health 7 $23,546 $40,364 0 $0
Welfare 17 $37,687 $26,602 0 $0
Streets and Highways 30 $72,551 $29,020 0 $0
Fire - Other 1 $3,022 $36,264 0 $0
Firefighters 74 $296,043 $48,006 0 $0
Police - Other 24 $59,417 $29,708 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 59 $249,044 $50,653 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 2 $10,649 $63,894 0 $0
Other Government Administration 25 $108,238 $51,954 7 $720
Financial Administration 21 $64,040 $36,594 2 $1,563
Parks and Recreation 15 $47,526 $38,020 6 $8,473
Other and Unallocable 27 $68,382 $30,392 8 $10,264
Local Libraries 11 $29,676 $32,373 1 $560
Water Supply 33 $105,218 $38,261 0 $0
Totals for Government 392 $1,311,483 $40,147 24 $21,580
Colleges/Universities in Sherman:
  • AUSTIN COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,230; Location: 900 N GRAND AVE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.austinc.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS SCHOOL-SHERMAN CAMPUS (FT enrollment: 199; Location: 4107 N TEXOMA PKY; Private, for-profit; Website: www.ibclubbock.com)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sherman:
  • GRAYSON COUNTY COLLEGE (about 9 miles; DENISON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,082)
  • SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 30 miles; DURANT, OK; FT enrollment: 3,165)
  • COLLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-CENTRAL PARK (about 30 miles; MCKINNEY, TX; FT enrollment: 7,514)
  • NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE (about 37 miles; GAINESVILLE, TX; FT enrollment: 3,018)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS (about 45 miles; DENTON, TX; FT enrollment: 21,673)
  • TEXAS WOMAN'S UNIVERSITY (about 46 miles; DENTON, TX; FT enrollment: 5,746)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS (about 48 miles; RICHARDSON, TX; FT enrollment: 7,695)
Public high schools in Sherman:
  • SHERMAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,605; Location: 2201 E LAMAR ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • DOUGLASS LEARNING CTR (Students: 84; Location: 505 E COLLEGE ST; Grades: 07 - 12)
Private high school in Sherman:
  • GRAYSON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 80; Location: 600 EAST CHERRY STREET; Grades: KG - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Sherman:
  • PINER MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 981; Location: 402 W PECAN; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • DILLINGHAM INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL (Students: 924; Location: 1701 E GALLAGHER; Grades: 05 - 06)
  • WAKEFIELD ELEMENTARY (Students: 569; Location: 400 SUNSET BLVD; Grades: PK - 04)
  • CRUTCHFIELD ELEMENTARY (Students: 537; Location: 521 S DEWEY AVE; Grades: PK - 04)
  • FAIRVIEW ELEMENTARY (Students: 515; Location: 501 W TAYLOR ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY (Students: 362; Location: 815 S TRAVIS ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • JEFFERSON ELEMENTARY (Students: 289; Location: 608 N LEE ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • FRED DOUGLASS SCHOOL (Students: 191; Location: 505 E COLLEGE ST; Grades: PK - 12)
  • GRAYSON CO CO-OP (Location: 201 E LAMAR ST; Grades: PK - 12)
Private primary/middle schools in Sherman:
  • TEXOMA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 160; Location: 2617 NORTH HIGHWAY 1417; Grades: PK - 3)
  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 156; Location: 713 SOUTH TRAVIS; Grades: PK - 6)
  • TEXOMA CHRISTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 93; Location: 4100 NORTH TRAVIS; Grades: KG - 8)
Library in Sherman:
  • SHERMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $668,347; Location: 421 N TRAVIS ST; 107,851 books; 7,206 audio materials; 2,781 video materials; 220 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Sherman: Captain Noble Allan Birge House (A), Grayson County Courthouse (B), Red River Historical Museum (C), Old Sherman Public Library (D), Woodman Circle Home (E).

Shopping Center: Midway Shopping Center (1).

Churches in Sherman include: Pentecostal Church of God (A), Progressive Baptist Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Church of God (D), Fairview Baptist Church (E), Saint Marys Catholic Church (F), Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church (G), First Baptist Church (H).

Cemeteries: West Hill Cemetery (1), Akers Cemetery (2), Woodlawn Cemetery (3).

Reservoir: Soil Conservation Service Site 10a Reservoir (A).

Creeks: Sand Creek (A), South Branch Choctaw Creek (B).

Parks in Sherman include: Fairview Park (1), Ely Park (2), Rosedale Park (3), Bearcat Stadium (4), Moore Park (5), Washington Park (6), Birge Park (7), Old Settlers Park (8), Fielder Park (9).


Sherman compared to Texas state average:
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Sherman:
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KJIM (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SHERMAN, TX)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
Strongest FM radio stations in Sherman:
  • KTDK (104.1 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTPW (89.7 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KMKT (93.1 FM; BELLS, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • K214CK (90.7 FM; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: BIBLE B/CNG NETWORK, INC.)
  • KHYI (95.3 FM; HOWE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS - TEXAS, INC.)
  • KLAK (97.5 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KESS-FM (107.9 FM; LEWISVILLE, TX; Owner: KECS-FM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KFYZ-FM (98.3 FM; BONHAM, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMAD-FM (102.5 FM; WHITESBORO, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KXEZ (92.1 FM; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS-TEXAS, INC.)
  • K228CN (93.5 FM; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: J & J BROADCASTING)
TV broadcast stations around Sherman:
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)

 

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