Poynor, TX Population

Population: 314. Estimated population in July 2020: 338 (+7.6% change)
Males: 149 (47.5%), Females: 165 (52.5%)

Henderson County

Zip code: 75782

Median resident age: 35.9 years
Median household income: $39,375
Median house value: $60,000

Races in Poynor:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.2%)
  • Black (5.4%)
  • Hispanic (4.5%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (33.1%), English (10.5%), German (7.6%), Irish (6.1%), Dutch (3.2%), Czech (1.9%).

Land area: 2.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Poynor

  • High school or higher: 83.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 39.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Poynor town

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +81 (+34.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Poynor:

  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER ATHENS (about 19 miles; ATHENS, TX)
  • PALESTINE REG MED CTR (about 21 miles; PALESTINE, TX)
  • PALESTINE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 21 miles; PALESTINE, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Poynor:

  • TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 24 miles; TYLER, TX; Abbreviation: TYR)
  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 66 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; Abbreviation: GGG)
  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 102 miles; DALLAS, TX; Abbreviation: DAL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Poynor:

  • ATHENS MUNI (about 16 miles; ATHENS, TX; Abbreviation: F44)
  • TARRANT FIELD (about 22 miles; MOUNT SELMAN, TX; Abbreviation: 6X0)
  • PALESTINE MUNI (about 23 miles; PALESTINE, TX; Abbreviation: PSN)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Poynor:

  • TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 19 miles; ATHENS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,858)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 27 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 35 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 55 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • NAVARRO COLLEGE (about 59 miles; CORSICANA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,842)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 74 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,217)
  • ANGELINA COLLEGE (about 77 miles; LUFKIN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,773)