Nederland, TX Population

Population: 17,422. Estimated population in July 2020: 16,751 (-3.9% change)
Males: 8,501 (48.8%), Females: 8,921 (51.2%)

Jefferson County

Zip code: 77627

Median resident age: 36.7 years
Median household income: $45,188
Median house value: $68,200

Races in Nederland:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.8%)
  • Hispanic (6.3%)
  • Other race (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Vietnamese (1.0%)
  • Black (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

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

Ancestries: French (12.9%), Irish (12.4%), United States (11.9%), German (11.5%), English (10.3%), French Canadian (5.7%).

Land area: 5.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Nederland

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Nederland city

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 59.7%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

2.7% Foreign born (1.8% Asia, 0.6% Latin America, 0.3% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +569 (+3.4%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Nederland:

  • MID-JEFFERSON HOSPITAL (HWY 365 AND 27TH ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Nederland:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Nederland:

  • SOUTHEAST TEXAS REGIONAL (about 3 miles; BEAUMONT/PORT ARTHUR, TX; Abbreviation: BPT)
  • LAKE CHARLES REGIONAL (about 55 miles; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Abbreviation: LCH)
  • CHENNAULT INTL (about 62 miles; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Abbreviation: CWF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Nederland:

  • ORANGE COUNTY (about 16 miles; ORANGE, TX; Abbreviation: ORG)
  • BEAUMONT MUNI (about 16 miles; BEAUMONT, TX; Abbreviation: BMT)
  • HAWTHORNE FIELD (about 31 miles; KOUNTZE/SILSBEE, TX; Abbreviation: 45R)
Amtrak station near Nederland:

  • 12 miles: BEAUMONT (2555 W. CEDAR ST.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Nederland:

  • FARIS COMPUTER SCHOOL INC (Full-time enrollment: 11; Location: 1119 KENT AVE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.setx.com/fesweb/)
  • SECURITY ACADEMY OF TEXAS (Location: 808A MEMORIAL HWY STE 105B; Private, for-profit)
  • ASSOCIATED BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS CONSTR TRG CTR (Location: 2700 N TWIN CITY HWY; Private, not-for-profit)
  • M WEEKS WELDING LABORATORY TESTING AND SCHOOL (Location: 4405 HWY 347; Private, for-profit)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nederland:

  • LAMAR UNIVERSITY-BEAUMONT (about 9 miles; BEAUMONT, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,888)
  • MCNEESE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 51 miles; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Full-time enrollment: 6,460)
  • LEE COLLEGE (about 68 miles; BAYTOWN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,099)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-CLEAR LAKE (about 82 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,735)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-NORTH CAMPUS (about 83 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,819)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-CENTRAL CAMPUS (about 83 miles; PASADENA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,102)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-SOUTH CAMPUS (about 89 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,513)

Schools

Public high school in Nederland:

  • NEDERLAND H S (Students: 1,497; Location: 220 N 17TH ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Nederland:

  • WILSON MIDDLE (Students: 830; Location: 220 N 17TH ST; Grades: 05 – 08)
  • CENTRAL MIDDLE (Students: 753; Location: 220 N 17TH ST; Grades: 05 – 08)
  • HELENA PARK EL (Students: 548; Location: 220 N 17TH ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • LANGHAM EL (Students: 497; Location: 220 N 17TH ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • HILLCREST EL (Students: 487; Location: 220 N 17TH ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • HIGHLAND PARK EL (Students: 453; Location: 220 N 17TH ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION SCHOOL (Location: 220 N 17TH ST; Grades: 05 – 12)
Private primary/middle schools in Nederland:

  • SYCAMORE ELEMENTARY & PRE-SCHO (Students: 73; Location: 1608 SO 29TH STREET; Grades: PK – 7)
  • SCHOOL OF MONTESSORI (Students: 33; Location: 1503 S 16TH STREET; Grades: KG – KG)

Libraries

Library in Nederland:

  • MARION & ED HUGHES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $278,226; Location: 2712 NEDERLAND AVE; 52,519 books; 2,190 audio materials; 3,021 video materials; 96 serial subscriptions)