Memphis, TX Population

Population: 2,479. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,403 (-3.1% change)
Males: 1,149 (46.3%), Females: 1,330 (53.7%)

Hall County

Zip code: 79245

Median resident age: 40.0 years
Median household income: $23,102
Median house value: $29,100

Races in Memphis:

  • White Non-Hispanic (63.7%)
  • Hispanic (26.0%)
  • Other race (17.6%)
  • Black (9.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)

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

Ancestries: United States (21.9%), English (8.0%), Irish (4.8%), German (4.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%), French (1.3%).

Elevation: 2062 feet

Land area: 2.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Memphis

  • High school or higher: 62.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Memphis city

  • Never married: 16.6%
  • Now married: 59.2%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 13.2%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

4.8% Foreign born (4.6% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+0.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Memphis:

  • COLLINGSWORTH GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 25 miles; WELLINGTON, TX)
  • CHILDRESS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 30 miles; CHILDRESS, TX)
  • SHAMROCK GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 40 miles; SHAMROCK, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Memphis:

  • AMARILLO INTL (about 87 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Abbreviation: AMA)
  • ALTUS AFB (about 89 miles; ALTUS, OK; Abbreviation: LTS)
  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 116 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Memphis:

  • MEMPHIS MUNI (about 2 miles; MEMPHIS, TX; Abbreviation: F21)
  • CLARENDON MUNI (about 26 miles; CLARENDON, TX; Abbreviation: E34)
  • MARIAN AIRPARK (about 26 miles; WELLINGTON, TX; Abbreviation: F06)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Memphis:

  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 90 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 96 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 98 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 118 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 138 miles; WEATHERFORD, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,360)
  • CAMERON UNIVERSITY (about 144 miles; LAWTON, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,529)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 151 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)

Schools

Public high school in Memphis:

  • MEMPHIS H S (Students: 135; Location: 1501 HIGH ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Memphis:

  • TRAVIS EL (Students: 158; Location: 710 N 12TH ST; Grades: PK – 02)
  • MEMPHIS MIDDLE (Students: 124; Location: 1110 N 16TH ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • AUSTIN EL (Students: 117; Location: 515 S 9TH ST; Grades: 03 – 05)

Libraries

Library in Memphis:

  • MEMPHIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $33,512; Location: 303 S 8TH ST; 19,708 books; 115 audio materials; 29 serial subscriptions)