Markham, TX Population

Population: 1,138
Males: 558 (49.0%), Females: 580 (51.0%)

Matagorda County

Zip code: 77456

Median resident age: 33.1 years
Median household income: $41,900
Median house value: $46,100

Races in Markham:

  • White Non-Hispanic (53.2%)
  • Hispanic (36.0%)
  • Black (9.9%)
  • Other race (7.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)

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

Ancestries: Irish (12.6%), German (9.5%), English (6.7%), United States (3.2%), Czech (2.9%), Swedish (1.6%).

Elevation: 55 feet

Land area: 2.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Markham

  • High school or higher: 72.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 4.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Markham CDP

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 66.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

2.7% Foreign born (2.7% Latin America).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Markham:

  • MATAGORDA GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; BAY CITY, TX)
  • PALACIOS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; PALACIOS, TX)
  • EL CAMPO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 22 miles; EL CAMPO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Markham:

  • BRAZORIA COUNTY (about 44 miles; ANGLETON/LAKE JACKSON, TX; Abbreviation: LBX)
  • VICTORIA REGIONAL (about 60 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Abbreviation: VCT)
  • WILLIAM P HOBBY (about 73 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: HOU)
Other public-use airports nearest to Markham:

  • FEHMEL DUSTING SERVICE (about 8 miles; BAY CITY, TX; Abbreviation: T84)
  • BAY CITY MUNI (about 16 miles; BAY CITY, TX; Abbreviation: BYY)
  • LACKEY AVIATION (about 21 miles; WHARTON, TX; Abbreviation: 94R)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Markham:

  • WHARTON COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 24 miles; WHARTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,124)
  • HOUSTON BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 64 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,273)
  • ALVIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 65 miles; ALVIN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,094)
  • VICTORIA COLLEGE (about 65 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,511)
  • RICE UNIVERSITY (about 69 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,158)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ST THOMAS (about 72 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,541)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-UNIVERSITY PARK (about 72 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 25,479)