Poteet, TX Population

Population: 3,305. Estimated population in July 2020: 3,626 (+9.7% change)
Males: 1,573 (47.6%), Females: 1,732 (52.4%)

Atascosa County

Zip code: 78065

Median resident age: 29.4 years
Median household income: $25,329
Median house value: $34,500

Races in Poteet:

  • Hispanic (88.8%)
  • Other race (30.1%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (10.9%)
  • Two or more races (4.3%)

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

Ancestries: United States (1.5%), English (1.5%), German (1.3%), Irish (1.2%).

Elevation: 441 feet

Land area: 1.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Poteet

  • High school or higher: 50.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 5.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Poteet city

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 4.4%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

2.5% Foreign born (2.3% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +277 (+9.1%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Poteet:

  • SOUTH TEXAS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 13 miles; JOURDANTON, TX)
  • SOUTHWEST GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • SAN ANTONIO STATE HOSP STATE SCHOOL (about 24 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Poteet:

  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 24 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
  • SAN ANTONIO INTL (about 35 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SAT)
  • AUSTIN-BERGSTROM INTL (about 101 miles; AUSTIN, TX; Abbreviation: AUS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Poteet:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Poteet:

  • PALO ALTO COLLEGE (about 21 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,623)
  • OUR LADY OF THE LAKE UNIVERSITY-SAN ANTONIO (about 27 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,312)
  • ST PHILIPS COLLEGE (about 27 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,778)
  • ST MARYS UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,588)
  • SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE (about 30 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,226)
  • TRINITY UNIVERSITY (about 30 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,474)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE-SAN ANTONIO (about 32 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,303)

Schools

Public high school in Poteet:

  • POTEET H S (Students: 493; Location: 1100 SCHOOL DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Poteet:

  • POTEET ELEMENTARY (Students: 556; Location: 1100 SCHOOL DR; Grades: PK – 03)
  • POTEET INTERMEDIATE (Students: 366; Location: P O BOX 138; Grades: 04 – 06)
  • POTEET J H (Students: 265; Location: 1100 SCHOOL DR; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • ATASCOSA CO JUVENILE UNIT (Students: 6; Location: 1100 SCHOOL DR; Grades: 06 – 12)

Libraries

Library in Poteet:

  • POTEET PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $22,450; Location: 500 AVENUE H; 11,323 books; 265 audio materials; 723 video materials; 17 serial subscriptions)