Ransom Canyon, TX Population

Population: 1,011. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,061 (+4.9% change)
Males: 491 (48.6%), Females: 520 (51.4%)

Lubbock County

Zip code: 79366

Median resident age: 45.0 years
Median household income: $78,427
Median house value: $150,000

Races in Ransom Canyon:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.5%)
  • Hispanic (4.8%)
  • Other race (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: English (22.9%), German (14.6%), United States (12.1%), Irish (9.2%), Scotch-Irish (4.1%), Swedish (2.8%).

Elevation: 3100 feet

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ransom Canyon

  • High school or higher: 97.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 50.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 23.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ransom Canyon town

  • Never married: 13.9%
  • Now married: 78.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 4.6%

5.0% Foreign born (2.4% Europe, 1.4% Asia, 1.1% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +246 (+32.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ransom Canyon:

  • IHS HOSPITAL AT LUBBOCK (about 11 miles; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • HIGHLAND MEDICAL CENTER (about 13 miles; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • COVENANT CHILDREN HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; LUBBOCK, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ransom Canyon:

  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 13 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
  • MIDLAND INTERNATIONAL (about 116 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Abbreviation: MAF)
  • AMARILLO INTL (about 116 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Abbreviation: AMA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Ransom Canyon:

  • SLATON MUNI (about 4 miles; SLATON, TX; Abbreviation: F49)
  • TOWN & COUNTRY AIRPARK (about 9 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: F82)
  • ABERNATHY MUNI (about 22 miles; ABERNATHY, TX; Abbreviation: F83)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ransom Canyon:

  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 12 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 46 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 51 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 100 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 107 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)
  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 114 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 123 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)