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Sweeny is a city in Brazoria County, in the Houston-Baytown metro area.
The latitude of Sweeny is 29.038N. The longitude is -95.698W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 30 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,658.
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15% of Sweeny residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Sweeny ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Sweeny was $16,755, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Sweeny residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Sweeny, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $355. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $793.
Libraries in Sweeny include Sweeny Library ... View libraries
Brazoria County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Sweeny political report.
The average commute time for Sweeny workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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