Mason, TX Population

Population: 2,134. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,211 (+3.6% change)
Males: 982 (46.0%), Females: 1,152 (54.0%)

Zip code: 76856

Median resident age: 43.9 years
Median household income: $26,344
Median house value: $53,600

Races in Mason:

  • White Non-Hispanic (68.5%)
  • Hispanic (30.0%)
  • Other race (8.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)

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

Ancestries: German (25.8%), English (9.4%), Irish (9.4%), United States (5.9%), French (3.2%), Scotch-Irish (3.0%).

Land area: 3.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Mason

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mason city

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 52.9%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 14.2%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

4.8% Foreign born (4.7% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +90 (+4.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Mason:

  • HEART OF TEXAS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 27 miles; BRADY, TX)
  • LLANO MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (about 40 miles; LLANO, TX)
  • HILL COUNTRY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC (about 41 miles; FREDERICKSBURG, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mason:

  • SAN ANGELO REGIONAL/MATHIS FIELD (about 96 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Abbreviation: SJT)
  • SAN ANTONIO INTL (about 99 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SAT)
  • ROBERT GRAY AAF (about 101 miles; FORT HOOD/KILLEEN, TX; Abbreviation: GRK)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mason:

  • MASON COUNTY (about 4 miles; MASON, TX; Abbreviation: T92)
  • CURTIS FIELD (about 30 miles; BRADY, TX; Abbreviation: BBD)
  • KIMBLE COUNTY (about 40 miles; JUNCTION, TX; Abbreviation: JCT)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mason:

  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO (about 92 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 14,495)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE-SAN ANTONIO (about 98 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,303)
  • ST MARYS UNIVERSITY (about 100 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,588)
  • UNIVERSITY OF THE INCARNATE WORD (about 102 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,734)
  • SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE (about 103 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,226)
  • TRINITY UNIVERSITY (about 103 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,474)
  • CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE (about 103 miles; KILLEEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,777)

Schools

Public high school in Mason:

  • MASON H S (Students: 213; Location: 1105 W COLLEGE AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Mason:

  • MASON EL/JH SCHOOL (Students: 400; Location: 911 W COLLEGE AVE; Grades: PK – 08)
  • SPECIAL CAMPUS (Location: 911 W COLLEGE AVE; Grades: N – N )

Libraries

Library in Mason:

  • MASON COUNTY M. BEVEN ECKERT MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $36,059; Location: 410 POST HILL; 12,114 books; 1,236 audio materials; 375 video materials; 18 serial subscriptions)