Dorchester, Texas 

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Population

82

-41.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.2%

Median Income

$58,125

Median Home Price

$115,000

Best Places to Live in Dorchester, Texas

Small-town complex - Extreme northeast Texas, 90 miles north of Dallas and 15 miles south of the Oklahoma border. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Dorchester, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Strong economy
Small-town atmosphere
Close to Dallas-Ft. Worth
Cons
Entertainment
Arts and culture
Summer heat

What Bert Has To Say About Sherman-Denison Metro Area

Sherman is a typical small Texas town on the southern extension of the Great Plains. Smaller Denison is about 6 miles north. Proximity to the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, a central U.S. location, and the availability of a good labor force have allowed Sherman to grow into a Mid-sized manufacturing and industrial center with favorable prospects for future economic development.


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City: Dorchester
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 669 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dorchester is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dorchester jobs have increased by 2.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dorchester's cost of living is 19.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Dorchester's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Dorchester, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Grayson county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Dorchester's population is 82 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 41.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dorchester is $115,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Dorchester public schools spend $9,042 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.5 students per teacher in Dorchester. More Education



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The median home price in Dorchester is $115,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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