Orange Grove, TX Population

Population: 1,288. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,402 (+8.9% change)
Males: 586 (45.5%), Females: 702 (54.5%)

Jim Wells County

Zip code: 78372

Median resident age: 33.1 years
Median household income: $32,981
Median house value: $49,600

Races in Orange Grove:

  • Hispanic (50.3%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (48.9%)
  • Other race (8.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

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

Ancestries: German (24.9%), Irish (7.6%), English (5.1%), United States (3.4%), Polish (3.1%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%).

Land area: 1.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Orange Grove

  • High school or higher: 73.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Orange Grove city

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 54.0%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

1.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +86 (+7.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Orange Grove:

  • ALICE REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; ALICE, TX)
  • CHRISTUS SPOHN HOSPITAL ALICE (about 19 miles; ALICE, TX)
  • CHRISTUS SPOHN HOSPITAL KLEBERG (about 32 miles; KINGSVILLE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Orange Grove:

  • CORPUS CHRISTI INTL (about 34 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Abbreviation: CRP)
  • VICTORIA REGIONAL (about 94 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Abbreviation: VCT)
  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 108 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Orange Grove:

  • ORANGE GROVE NALF (about 9 miles; ORANGE GROVE, TX; Abbreviation: NOG)
  • ALICE INTL (about 17 miles; ALICE, TX; Abbreviation: ALI)
  • NUECES COUNTY (about 22 miles; ROBSTOWN, TX; Abbreviation: T53)
Amtrak station near Orange Grove:

  • 18 miles: ALICE (301 N. JOHNSON ST.) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Orange Grove:

  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-KINGSVILLE (about 32 miles; KINGSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,860)
  • COASTAL BEND COLLEGE (about 35 miles; BEEVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,150)
  • DEL MAR COLLEGE (about 40 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,454)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-CORPUS CHRISTI (about 44 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,282)
  • VICTORIA COLLEGE (about 88 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,511)
  • PALO ALTO COLLEGE (about 104 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,623)
  • ST PHILIPS COLLEGE (about 107 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,778)

Schools

Public high school in Orange Grove:

  • ORANGE GROVE H S (Students: 473; Location: 504 S DIBRELL; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Orange Grove:

  • ORANGE GROVE PRI (Students: 406; Location: 504 S DIBRELL; Grades: PK – 02)
  • ORANGE GROVE J H (Students: 394; Location: 504 S DIBRELL; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • ORANGE GROVE INT (Students: 359; Location: 504 S DIBRELL; Grades: 03 – 05)