Pettus, TX Population

Population: 608
Males: 303 (49.8%), Females: 305 (50.2%)

Bee County

Zip code: 78146

Median resident age: 37.4 years
Median household income: $28,500
Median house value: $38,600

Races in Pettus:

  • Hispanic (54.1%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (45.2%)
  • Other race (24.7%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)

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

Ancestries: German (9.0%), Irish (8.9%), French (5.4%), Polish (4.4%), English (4.3%), United States (3.9%).

Land area: 5.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Pettus

  • High school or higher: 66.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pettus CDP

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

1.5% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Pettus:

  • OTTO KAISER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 12 miles; KENEDY, TX)
  • CHRISTUS SPOHN HOSPITAL BEEVILLE (about 14 miles; BEEVILLE, TX)
  • REFUGIO COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 44 miles; REFUGIO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Pettus:

  • CORPUS CHRISTI INTL (about 63 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Abbreviation: CRP)
  • VICTORIA REGIONAL (about 64 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Abbreviation: VCT)
  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 75 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Pettus:

  • KARNES COUNTY (about 14 miles; KENEDY, TX; Abbreviation: 2R9)
  • GOLIAD COUNTY INDUSTRIAL AIRPARK (about 15 miles; BERCLAIR, TX; Abbreviation: 7T3)
  • BEEVILLE MUNI (about 19 miles; BEEVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: 3R0)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pettus:

  • COASTAL BEND COLLEGE (about 14 miles; BEEVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,150)
  • VICTORIA COLLEGE (about 58 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,511)
  • DEL MAR COLLEGE (about 65 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,454)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-CORPUS CHRISTI (about 70 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,282)
  • PALO ALTO COLLEGE (about 71 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,623)
  • ST PHILIPS COLLEGE (about 72 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,778)
  • OUR LADY OF THE LAKE UNIVERSITY-SAN ANTONIO (about 75 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,312)

Schools

Public high school in Pettus:

  • PETTUS H S (Students: 217; Location: 500 N MAY; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Pettus:

  • PETTUS EL (Students: 168; Location: 500 N MAY; Grades: PK – 06)