Pottsboro, TX Population

Population: 1,579. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,992 (+26.2% change)
Males: 752 (47.6%), Females: 827 (52.4%)

Grayson County

Zip code: 75076

Median resident age: 35.0 years
Median household income: $43,977
Median house value: $91,400

Races in Pottsboro:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.4%)
  • American Indian (2.2%)
  • Hispanic (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Other race (0.7%)

Ancestries: Irish (13.6%), United States (13.0%), German (11.8%), English (9.2%), Italian (3.2%), Scottish (2.3%).

Elevation: 764 feet

Land area: 2.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Pottsboro

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pottsboro town

  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

1.8% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +404 (+34.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Pottsboro:

  • TEXOMA MEDICAL CENTER (about 8 miles; DENISON, TX)
  • TEXOMA MEDICAL CTR RESTORATIVE CARE (about 8 miles; DENISON, TX)
  • WILSON N JONES MEDICAL CENTER (about 8 miles; SHERMAN, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Pottsboro:

  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 67 miles; DALLAS, TX; Abbreviation: DAL)
  • DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 67 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: DFW)
  • FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 71 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: AFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Pottsboro:

  • GRAYSON COUNTY (about 6 miles; SHERMAN/DENISON, TX; Abbreviation: GYI)
  • CEDAR MILLS (about 10 miles; GORDONVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: 3T0)
  • SHERMAN MUNI (about 14 miles; SHERMAN, TX; Abbreviation: SWI)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pottsboro:

  • GRAYSON COUNTY COLLEGE (about 8 miles; DENISON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,082)
  • SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 26 miles; DURANT, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,165)
  • NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE (about 34 miles; GAINESVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,018)
  • COLLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-CENTRAL PARK (about 40 miles; MCKINNEY, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,514)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS (about 49 miles; DENTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,673)
  • TEXAS WOMAN’S UNIVERSITY (about 50 miles; DENTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,746)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS (about 56 miles; RICHARDSON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,695)

Schools

Public high school in Pottsboro:

  • POTTSBORO H S (Students: 411; Location: 101 HWY 120; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Pottsboro:

  • POTTSBORO EL (Students: 382; Location: 101 HWY 120; Grades: PK – 03)
  • POTTSBORO MIDDLE (Students: 361; Location: 101 HWY 120; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • POTTSBORO INTERMEDIATE (Students: 197; Location: P O BOX 555; Grades: 04 – 05)

Libraries

Library in Pottsboro:

  • POTTSBORO AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $16,600; Location: 400 HWY 120 W; 14,625 books; 278 audio materials; 252 video materials; 8 serial subscriptions)