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Crockett is a city in Houston County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named after frontiersman Davy Crockett, who is believed to have camped near here.

The latitude of Crockett is 31.318N. The longitude is -95.456W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 364 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 7,065.


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Median household income
Local
$21,455
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Crockett demographic reports
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 32. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 4.4 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Fiddlers Festival - June 8-9, 2007
Dates often change. Check Crockett web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Ratcliff Lake Recreation Area, Davy Crockett National Forest, Davy Crockett Memorial Park
Historic sites and museums: Mission Tejas State Historic Park, Visitor Center-Museum, Monroe-Crook House
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Crockett demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Houston County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 75835 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

5% of Crockett residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Crockett ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Crockett was $11,708, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

10% of Crockett residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Crockett, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $261.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $634.


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Libraries in Crockett include Jh Wootters Crockett Public Library ... View libraries

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Houston County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Crockett political report.

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The average commute time for Crockett workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Crockett include Holiday Inn Express Crockett.

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