Overton, Texas

Population 1,981

Overton is located in Smith County, TX. The population is 1,981, making Overton the 6th largest city in Smith County.

There are 5 public schools in Overton with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Overton is very low , and there are 30 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Overton is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Overton property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Overton include New London, Arp and Laird Hill.

Overton Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 13.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 73.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13.6%

Crime Rate

69.44% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 40
  • Violent Crimes: 40
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 279
  • Property Crime: 717
  • Larceny Theft: 398

Registered Offenders

91.06% Higher than national avg.
  • 30 offenders in Overton
  • 151.44 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

17 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 17


Moderate 3.8%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.2%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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5 Public Schools view public schools

There are 5 K-12 public schools in Overton, TX and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Overton's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2001, the city of Overton, TX issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2000, the city of Overton, 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

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $770
  • 1 Bedroom: $773
  • 2 Bedrooms: $953
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,200
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,530

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Environmental Hazards

17 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (308/320)
    Overton, TX has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Overton, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.89 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.27°
  • February 51.13°
  • March 59.27°
  • April 66.65°
  • May 74.03°
  • June 82.57°
  • July 84.97°
  • August 85.54°
  • September 77.42°
  • October 66.25°
  • November 57.68°
  • December 49.3°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Overton, TX

Overton, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Overton, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Overton, TX has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Overton, TX has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Overton, TX: $42,257


Unemployment in Overton is 3.8%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.2% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 54.55%
White Collar - 45.45%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Louie Gohmert

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

6 FCC Towers view all

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  • No fire stations found in Overton, TX

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  • No hospitals found in Overton, TX

1 Library view all

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1 Retirement Home view all

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