Signal Mountain in Big Spring
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Big Spring Auditorium

Welcome to Big Spring...

...a place where a hand-shake still means something.

Home of caring residents, friendly families, beautiful landscapes, comfortable climate and a multitude of cultural, sporting & recreational events, Big Spring is a safe oasis to call home.  Big Spring is a haven for nature enthusiasts, with an abundance of recreational options. The area features hunting, fishing, bird watching and water recreation with over 800 acres of public parks.

You will find community education programs for lifelong learning at Howard College, home of the 2009 JUNIOR COLLEGE WORLD SERIES BASEBALL CHAMPIONS.  And, Big Spring has many opportunities to engage in artistic interests such as our Big Spring Symphony or volunteer for community festivals such as Pops in the Park, the outstanding Christmas Festival of Lights along with many other celebrations.

Our Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center along with Scenic Mountain Medical Center has served the general public for many years giving Big Spring the reputation as being a center for healthcare in West Texas.

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Big and activities that bring you here, unique beauty that gives you pause and kindness of the community that entices you to stay.

Friendly Folks, Great Fun & a beautiful beginning.

Community Profile Statistics

Population: 27,282
Sales Tax: 8.25%
Property Taxes: $3.257024
Crime Index: 753
Median Home Value: $35,724
Nearest Hospital/Emergency Care (miles): 
    0 miles - Scenic Mountain Medical Center
Nearest Military Base (miles): 
    108 miles - Dyess Airbase Abilene
Nearest Airport (miles): 
    0 miles - McMahon/Wrinkle Airport
Average February Temp: 49° F
Average August Temp: 81° F
Average Annual Rainfall/Snowfall: 18.8 inches