Onalaska, TX Population

Population: 1,174. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,355 (+15.4% change)
Males: 568 (48.4%), Females: 606 (51.6%)

Polk County

Zip code: 77360

Median resident age: 47.7 years
Median household income: $28,750
Median house value: $58,200

Races in Onalaska:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.3%)
  • Black (6.6%)
  • Hispanic (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)

Ancestries: English (15.8%), German (11.8%), Irish (10.1%), United States (9.3%), French (2.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Land area: 2.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Onalaska

  • High school or higher: 74.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 12.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 37.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Onalaska city

  • Never married: 16.1%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 12.4%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

0.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +437 (+59.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Onalaska:

  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER LIVINGSTON (about 16 miles; LIVINGSTON, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER TRINITY (about 19 miles; TRINITY, TX)
  • HUNTSVILLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 30 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Onalaska:

  • GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL ARPT/HOUSTON (about 60 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: IAH)
  • WILLIAM P HOBBY (about 82 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: HOU)
  • ELLINGTON FIELD (about 84 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: EFD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Onalaska:

  • LIVINGSTON MUNI (about 11 miles; LIVINGSTON, TX; Abbreviation: 00R)
  • GROVETON-TRINITY COUNTY (about 20 miles; GROVETON, TX; Abbreviation: 33R)
  • CLEVELAND MUNI (about 33 miles; CLEVELAND, TX; Abbreviation: 6R3)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Onalaska:

  • SAM HOUSTON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 32 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,429)
  • ANGELINA COLLEGE (about 44 miles; LUFKIN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,773)
  • NORTH HARRIS MONTGOMERY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 64 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 13,933)
  • SAN JACINTO COLLEGE-NORTH CAMPUS (about 68 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,819)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 71 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,217)
  • HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM (about 71 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,140)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (about 71 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,595)
Public primary/middle schools in Onalaska:

  • ONALASKA EL (Students: 478; Location: 134 N FM 356; Grades: PK – 06)
  • ONALASKA JR/SR HIGH (Students: 273; Location: P O BOX 2289; Grades: 07 – 10)