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A Taste of Sherman, Texas

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT SHERMAN?

  1. Sherman is a city in and the county seat of Grayson County, Texas, United States. The city's population as of 2010 was 38,521. It is also one of two principal cities in the Sherman-Denison Metropolitan Statistical Area.

  2. During the Sherman Riot of 1930 (May 9, 1930), Sherman's elegant second courthouse was burned down by arson during the trial of an African American man, George Hughes. During the riot, Hughes was locked in the vault at the courthouse and died in the fire. After rioters retrieved Hughes' body from the vault, it was dragged behind a car, hanged, and set afire. Texas Ranger Frank Hamer was in Sherman during this riot and reported the situation to Texas Governor Dan Moody. Governor Moody sent National Guard troops to Sherman on May 9 and more on May 10 to control the situation.

  3. The median income for a household in the city is $34,211, and the median income for a family is $42,528.

Radio Stations
KNTU 88.1 FM Mckinney, TX University of North Texas Jazz
KTXG 90.5 FM Greenville, TX Religious
KDKR 91.3 FM Decatur, TX Religious
KSOC 94.5 FM Gainesville, TX Rhythmic Oldies
WBAP 96.7 FM Flower Mound, TX News/Talk
KESN 103.3 FM Allen, TX Sports
KTDK 104.1 FM Sanger, TX Sports
KRNB 105.7 FM Decatur, TX Urban Contemporary
KQDR 107.3 FM Savoy, TX Top-40

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Demographics of Sherman, Texas

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

78.46%

11.23%

1.33%

1.06%

12.14%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Sherman, Texas


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BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Travis Street Salons -  Category: Hair Salons -   - 1000 N Travis Sherman, TX 75090 (903) 818-8607  - (reviews)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Slap Yo' Momma! Soul Food -  Category: Southern/Soul Food Restaurants -   900 N. Broughton , Sherman, Texas 75090 (903) 267-9178   - (visit website)

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CHURCHES



  1. Friendly Church of God In Christ -  711 E Lamar St. Sherman, TX 75090-6028 (903) 893-8629   - (visit website)

  2. MT Carmel Church Of God In Christ -  1101 N Music St Sherman, TX 75090 (903) 893-6474

  3. Payne Chapel AME Church -  701 N East St Sherman, TX 75090 (903) 893-1293   - (visit website)

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