New Waverly, TX Population

Population: 950. Estimated population in July 2020: 925 (-2.6% change)
Males: 449 (47.3%), Females: 501 (52.7%)

Walker County

Zip code: 77358

Median resident age: 35.0 years
Median household income: $29,583
Median house value: $62,800

Races in New Waverly:

  • White Non-Hispanic (60.8%)
  • Black (31.5%)
  • Hispanic (5.7%)
  • Other race (4.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)

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

Ancestries: Irish (7.5%), German (6.5%), United States (5.6%), Polish (4.1%), English (3.4%), French (1.6%).

Elevation: 360 feet

Land area: 2.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in New Waverly

  • High school or higher: 66.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in New Waverly city

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 47.4%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+2.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near New Waverly:

  • HUNTSVILLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX)
  • CONROE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 15 miles; CONROE, TX)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSP NORTH HOUSTON (about 22 miles; CONROE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to New Waverly:

  • GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL ARPT/HOUSTON (about 41 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: IAH)
  • EASTERWOOD FIELD (about 61 miles; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Abbreviation: CLL)
  • WILLIAM P HOBBY (about 64 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: HOU)
Other public-use airports nearest to New Waverly:

  • MONTGOMERY COUNTY (about 15 miles; CONROE, TX; Abbreviation: CXO)
  • HUNTSVILLE MUNI (about 16 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: UTS)
  • WILLIAMS (about 30 miles; PORTER, TX; Abbreviation: 9X1)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Waverly:

  • SAM HOUSTON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,429)
  • NORTH HARRIS MONTGOMERY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 42 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 13,933)
  • PRAIRIE VIEW A & M UNIVERSITY (about 48 miles; PRAIRIE VIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,823)
  • HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM (about 49 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,140)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (about 49 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,595)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-NORTH CAMPUS (about 53 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,819)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-DOWNTOWN (about 55 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,236)

Schools

Public high schools in New Waverly:

  • NEW WAVERLY H S (Students: 244; Location: 355 FRONT ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • RAVEN SCHOOL (Students: 180; Location: 143 FOREST SERVICE RD #233; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in New Waverly:

  • NEW WAVERLY ELEMENTARY (Students: 427; Location: 355 FRONT ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • NEW WAVERLY JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 210; Location: 355 FRONT ST; Grades: 06 – 08)

Libraries

Library in New Waverly:

  • NEW WAVERLY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $9,482; Location: 200 GIBBS ST STE 1; 9,885 books; 190 audio materials; 371 video materials; 12 serial subscriptions)