Blue Ridge, TX Population

Population: 672. Estimated population in July 2020: 939 (+39.7% change)
Males: 316 (47.0%), Females: 356 (53.0%)

Zip code: 75424

Median resident age: 30.0 years
Median household income: $35,714
Median house value: $46,900

Races in Blue Ridge:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.2%)
  • Hispanic (7.0%)
  • Other race (4.2%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)

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

Ancestries: United States (27.5%), Irish (11.0%), German (7.7%), English (7.1%).

Land area: 0.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Blue Ridge

  • High school or higher: 73.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 38.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blue Ridge city

  • Never married: 18.9%
  • Now married: 53.4%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

0.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +146 (+27.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Blue Ridge:

  • NORTH CENTRAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 16 miles; MCKINNEY, TX)
  • BARIATRIC CARE CENTER OF TEXAS (about 22 miles; WYLIE, TX)
  • GLEN OAKS HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; GREENVILLE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Blue Ridge:

  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 45 miles; DALLAS, TX; Abbreviation: DAL)
  • DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 53 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: DFW)
  • FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 67 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: AFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Blue Ridge:

  • MC KINNEY MUNI (about 16 miles; MC KINNEY, TX; Abbreviation: TKI)
  • CADDO MILLS MUNI (about 22 miles; CADDO MILLS, TX; Abbreviation: 7F3)
  • KITTYHAWK (about 24 miles; ALLEN, TX; Abbreviation: 0T7)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blue Ridge:

  • COLLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-CENTRAL PARK (about 20 miles; MCKINNEY, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,514)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS (about 33 miles; RICHARDSON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,695)
  • GRAYSON COUNTY COLLEGE (about 34 miles; DENISON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,082)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE (about 35 miles; COMMERCE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,998)
  • RICHLAND COLLEGE (about 36 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,352)
  • EASTFIELD COLLEGE (about 37 miles; MESQUITE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,457)
  • BROOKHAVEN COLLEGE (about 40 miles; FARMERS BRANCH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,711)

Schools

Public high school in Blue Ridge:

  • BLUE RIDGE H S (Students: 192; Location: 11020 CR 504; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Blue Ridge:

  • BLUE RIDGE EL (Students: 310; Location: 425 N CHURCH ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • BLUE RIDGE MIDDLE (Students: 175; Location: 318 W SCHOOL ST; Grades: 06 – 08)

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