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Campbellton, Texas. Campbellton was named for John F. Campbell, who came to Texas in 1855 from Ireland to establish a ranch. He encouraged other settlers to join him in Atascosa County in the 1860s and was the first postmaster when the town acquired a post office in the 1870s. During that time Campbell opened a general store, founded the first school, and hosted Catholic services in his home.

Oil was discovered in the area in 1956 The local area school had 240 students and seven teachers in 1938. After 1964 area children beyond elementary school age were sent to Pleasanton to continue their education. The population in Campbellton remained 275 from the 1960s through 1990, when it had three businesses and a post office.

If you are a fan of hunting, Campbellton has a big game hunting lodge that is sure to meet your needs. With a down home appeal and all the wildlife you can shoot you are bound to have a great time here with family and friends. This is just one of the many great attractions in and around Campbellton.

Elementary
Care Academy
(830) 256-4701
235 E Brazos St
Campbellton, TX

Middle
Jourdanton Junior High School
(830) 769-2234
200 Zanderson Ave
Jourdanton, TX


Pleasanton Junior High School
(830) 569-2514
831 Stadium Dr
Pleasanton, TX

Pawnee Independent School District
(361) 456-7256
Fm Rd 673 & 798
Pawnee, TX

Three Rivers Junior High School
(361) 786-3803
108 N School Rd
Three Rivers, TX


High
Jourdanton High School
(830) 769-2350
200 Zanderson Ave
Jourdanton, TX

Pleasanton High School
(830) 569-2197
831 Stadium Dr
Pleasanton, TX



Three Rivers High School
(361) 786-3531
108 N School Rd
Three Rivers, TX

Demographics

zip code: 78008

County Average

State Average

National Average

Neighborhood type Rural
Population 440 41,867 22,118,509 290,809,777
Pop. density 3.3 46.0 79.6 79.6
Percent male 41.4% 50.1% 49.6% 49.1%
Percent female 58.6% 49.9% 50.4% 50.9%
Median age 39.4 34.5 34.0 36.5
People per household 2.6 2.9 2.8 2.6
Median household income $24,097 $23,574 $39,927 $41,994
Average income per capita $13,622 $10,089 $19,617 $21,587
 

Crime

Violent crime risk index 5.0 3.9 3.1 3.0
Property crime risk index 3.0 2.6 3.1 3.2
 

Housing

Median home value $34,276 $68,200 $94,300 $170,800
Median age of homes 39.4 24.3 23.4 27.8
Home appreciation 2.5% 2.5% 2.3% 7.7%
Homes - owned 46.1% 62.0% 57.8% 63.4%
Homes - rented 6.6% 18.1% 32.8% 21.7%
Homes - vacant 47.3% 19.9% 9.4% 14.8%
Commuting by bus 0.0% 0.4% 1.9% 2.0%
Commuting by carpool 26.8% 21.2% 14.5% 14.6%
Commuting by auto 62.0% 72.2% 77.8% 71.6%
Working at home 3.7% 2.1% 2.8% 5.6%
 

Family Facts

Currently married 64.4% 60.5% 56.5% 58.3%
Never married 18.9% 21.7% 25.6% 23.8%
Divorced 5.9% 6.9% 9.8% 7.7%
Widowed 10.4% 8.3% 5.7% 7.4%
Separated 0.5% 2.5% 2.5% 2.8%
Married - w/ children 26.6% 33.4% 38.1% 28.5%
Married - no children 35.4% 30.1% 37.9% 31.3%
Single - w/ children 4.2% 9.1% 13.8% 9.3%
Single - no children 33.9% 27.4% 10.2% 30.7%

Education

High school graduates 79.0% 62.1% 75.7% 80.4%
College degree - 2 year 8.9% 4.6% 5.2% 8.2%
College degree - 4 year 10.7% 9.5% 15.6% 14.9%
Graduate degree 3.8% 3.8% 7.6% 7.0%
Expenditures per student $5,102 $5,357 $6,218 $5,896
Students per teacher 8.7 12.6 12.4 16.0
Students per librarian 1,131 994 995 934
Students per guidance counselor 362 994 995 560
 

Economy

Unemployment rate 5.5% 3.6% 6.0% 5.7%
Recent job growth -0.1% 6.9% 0.9% 1.4%
Future job growth 15.7% 6.9% 0.9% 10.5%
Sales tax 6.75% 7.53% 7.77% 5.63%
Income tax 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 5.02%
Cost of living index 65.2 72.3 80.0 100.0
 

Health

Air quality 47 47 63 48
Watershed quality 90 90 71 54
Physicians per capita 57.3 57.3 81.7 168.5
Health cost index 87.0 88.8 96.1 100.0
Superfund site index 100 98 93 71
UV index 6.1 6.1 5.8 4.3
 

Climate

Altitude 302 460 1,371 1,058
Rainfall (inches annually) 27.0 28.8 31.3 38.8
Snowfall (inches annually) 0.1 0.2 2.5 24.4
January avg. low temp 41.7 40.9 33.0 21.6
July avg. high temp 98.5 98.0 94.6 86.4
Days of precipitation annually 82 82 77 112
Days mostly sunny annually 224 224 235 205
Comfort index (during hot weather) 23 23 27 44
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