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Nome is a city in Jefferson County, in the Beaumont-Port Arthur metro area.

One tradition says the community was named after the city in Alaska; another says it is a misspelled version of a mapmaker's note that said, "Name?"

The latitude of Nome is 30.035N. The longitude is -94.424W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 46 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 508.


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Median household income
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$30,833
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
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6% of Nome residents report German ancestry, and 2% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Nome ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Nome was $14,839, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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13% of Nome residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Nome, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $259.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $688.


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Jefferson County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Nome political report.

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The average commute time for Nome workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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