Sweetwater, Texas

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Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 23.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 66.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 10.3%

Crime Rate

40.48% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 236
  • Violent Crimes: 773
  • Robbery: 94
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 53 offenders in Sweetwater
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $108,000
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 0
  • Homes For Sale: 83
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

119 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 113

Unemployment

Low 3.8%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.1%
  • National unemployment average: 5.5%

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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 Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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53 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 view all

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

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$108,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    0%
  • Rented
    0%
  • Owned
    0%

83 Homes For Sale View All

$61,500
1305 Hiawatha
Sweetwater, TX 79556
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$84,500
1001 Vards Lane
Sweetwater, TX 79556
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$58,700
934 Brookside
Sweetwater, TX 79556
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$50,000
1313 Hiawatha St
Sweetwater, TX 79556
3 Beds | 2 Baths

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  • 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

**Displaying data from Sweetwater, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $455
  • 1 Bedroom: $542
  • 2 Bedrooms: $643
  • 3 Bedrooms: $948
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,139

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Environmental Hazards

119 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1302/1393)
    Sweetwater, TX has 93.47% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Sweetwater, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.97 Average
    Sweetwater, TX is a moderate 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: $33,509

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 3.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.1% and 5.5% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 56.99%
White Collar - 43.01%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

City Representatives

  • K Michael Conaway
  • Randy Neugebauer

Neighborhood Info

3 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

18 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all