Anton, TX Population

Population: 1,200. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,172 (-2.3% change)
Males: 586 (48.8%), Females: 614 (51.2%)

Hockley County

Zip code: 79313

Median resident age: 33.6 years
Median household income: $30,924
Median house value: $36,100

Races in Anton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (48.4%)
  • Hispanic (45.8%)
  • Other race (21.2%)
  • Black (5.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (19.1%), English (6.3%), German (5.2%), Irish (4.3%), Swedish (1.3%), Dutch (1.2%).

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Anton

  • High school or higher: 62.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Anton city

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 62.1%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

3.0% Foreign born (2.9% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -41 (-3.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Anton:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Anton:

  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 27 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
  • CANNON AFB (about 89 miles; CLOVIS, NM; Abbreviation: CVS)
  • AMARILLO INTL (about 102 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Abbreviation: AMA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Anton:

  • LITTLEFIELD MUNICIPAL (about 17 miles; LITTLEFIELD, TX; Abbreviation: Q00)
  • LEVELLAND MUNI (about 24 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Abbreviation: Q24)
  • ABERNATHY MUNI (about 29 miles; ABERNATHY, TX; Abbreviation: F83)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anton:

  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 23 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 28 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 40 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 82 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 86 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)
  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 96 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 123 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)

Schools

Public high school in Anton:

  • ANTON H S (Students: 172; Location: 100 ELLWOOD BLVD; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Anton:

  • ANTON EL (Students: 177; Location: 100 ELLWOOD BLVD; Grades: PK – 06)

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