Sweetwater, Texas

Current Temperature ° Population 10,824

Homefacts City Report

Sweetwater is located in Nolan County, TX. The population is 10,824, making Sweetwater the largest city in Nolan County.

There are 7 public schools in Sweetwater with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Sweetwater is moderate, and there are 57 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Sweetwater is low and the median home sales price is $0.

Cities near Sweetwater include Roscoe, Trent and Loraine.

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: NR
  • High School Graduate or Higher: NR
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: NR

Crime Rate

6.38% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 236
  • Violent Crimes: 773
  • Robbery: 94
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

73.31% Higher than national avg.
  • 57 offenders in Sweetwater
  • 52.66 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 0
  • Homes For Sale: 2
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

185 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 71
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 113

Unemployment

Low 3.6%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.8%
  • National unemployment average: 5.8%

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7 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 7 K-12 public schools in Sweetwater, TX and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Sweetwater's schools as Average, with an overall C+ rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

57 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Sweetwater, TX

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    19.1%
  • Rented
    30.4%
  • Owned
    50.5%

2 Homes For Sale View All

$2,500,000
109 B Cr 220
Sweetwater, TX 79556
NR Beds | NR Baths
$998,400
N/a N/a
Sweetwater, TX 79556
NR Beds | NR Baths

0 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
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Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2012, the city of Sweetwater, TX issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2011, the city of Sweetwater, TX issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $451
  • 1 Bedroom: $537
  • 2 Bedrooms: $637
  • 3 Bedrooms: $939
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,128

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Environmental Hazards

185 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (431/432)
    Sweetwater, TX has 99.77% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Sweetwater, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.15 Average
    Sweetwater, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.33°
  • February 46.05°
  • March 57.05°
  • April 66.75°
  • May 72.73°
  • June 82.6°
  • July 84.02°
  • August 84.6°
  • September 75.8°
  • October 63.77°
  • November 53.97°
  • December 44.57°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Sweetwater, TX

Earthquakes
Sweetwater, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Sweetwater, TX has a very low risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Sweetwater, TX has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Sweetwater, TX has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Sweetwater, TX: $34,879

Median Cost Of Living

Cost of Living index National Average is 100. Values under are lower cost and values over are higher cost.

Unemployment

Unemployment in Sweetwater is 3.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.8% and 5.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 54.02%
White Collar - 45.98%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Perry
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

City Representatives

  • K Michael Conaway
  • Randy Neugebauer

Neighborhood Info

3 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

19 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all