Buffalo Gap, Taylor County, Texas

Buffalo Gap is a city in Taylor County, Texas. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 468. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.3 square miles. The population density was 204 people per square mile. The median age was 51.8 years (Texas state median age was 34.4 years). For every 100 females there were 73 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
468 residents
Population Change
+1.1% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
51.8 years (State: 34.4)
Below the Poverty Line
17.9% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
198 residents
Population Females
270 residents
Population Rural
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
8.3% (State: 16.6%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
3.6% (State: 4.4%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Buffalo Gap Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Buffalo Gap Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Buffalo Gap Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $89,863 (State: $152,000)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$37,763 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $235 – $455
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              80 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,018 (1.10%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $580 (0.70%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $51,039 (State: $55,653)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$19,164 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$7,391 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Abilene Christian University
                      about 15 miles
                      Abilene, TX
                      Full-time enrollment: 4,025
                    • Cisco College
                      about 50 miles
                      Cisco, TX
                      FT enrollment: 2,687
                    • Angelo State University
                      about 70 miles
                      San Angelo, TX
                      FT enrollment: 6,019
                    • Tarleton State University
                      about 95 miles
                      Stephenville, TX
                      FT enrollment: 8,882
                    • Howard College
                      about 95 miles
                      Big Spring, TX
                      FT enrollment: 2,587
                    • Weatherford College
                      about 123 miles
                      Weatherford, TX
                      FT enrollment: 4,080
                    • Vernon College
                      about 134 miles
                      Vernon, TX
                      FT enrollment: 2,216

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • BUFFALO GAP EL
                      Students: 218
                      Location: 665 VINE ST
                      Grades: PK-5
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Buffalo Gap Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              12 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.95 (State: 1.47)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              2 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.16 (State: 0.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              8 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.63 (State: 1.11)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              77 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              6.09 (State: 3.95)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              80 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              6.33 (State: 6.13)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Buffalo Gap

                              • MESA SPRINGS HEALTHCARE CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 7 miles away
                                ABILENE, TX
                                Nursing Home, about 8 miles away
                                ABILENE, TX
                              • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES OF ABILENE SOUTH
                                Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away
                                ABILENE, TX
                              • WINDCREST HEALTHCARE CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 9 miles away
                                ABILENE, TX
                              • ADVANCE HOMECARE INC
                                Home Health Center, about 9 miles away
                                ABILENE, TX
                              • MEDIPLEX HOSPICE INC
                                Hospital, about 10 miles away
                                ABILENE, TX
                              • WISTERIA PLACE
                                Nursing Home, about 10 miles away
                                ABILENE, TX

                              Amtrak Stations in Buffalo Gap

                              • 14 miles: ABILENE (GREYHOUND STA., 535 CEDAR ST.)
                                Bus Station

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Buffalo Gap by Race (According to 2010)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Natural Disasters in Buffalo Gap

                                        Common Weather Information
                                        Tornadoes Average Activity
                                        46% (Greater then US)
                                        Earthquakes Average Activity
                                        67% (Smaller then US)
                                        Number of Natural Disasters
                                        15 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                        Number of Major Disasters
                                        7 pc.
                                        Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                        6 pc.
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                                        ZIP Codes for Buffalo Gap: 79508
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