Red Oak, TX Population

Population: 4,301
Males: 2,036 (47.3%), Females: 2,265 (52.7%)

Ellis County

Zip code: 75154

Median resident age: 32.6 years
Median household income: $48,583
Median house value: $87,600

Races in Red Oak:

  • White Non-Hispanic (80.1%)
  • Hispanic (11.7%)
  • Black (5.4%)
  • Other race (4.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)

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

Ancestries: German (12.9%), United States (12.3%), English (9.9%), Irish (9.4%), Italian (3.8%), French (3.4%).

Land area: 7.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Red Oak

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Red Oak city

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 61.8%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

3.3% Foreign born (2.5% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Red Oak:

  • MEDICAL CENTER AT LANCASTER (about 6 miles; LANCASTER, TX)
  • CEDARS HOSPITAL,THE (about 7 miles; DESOTO, TX)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL SOUTH DALLAS (about 7 miles; DESOTO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Red Oak:

  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 22 miles; DALLAS, TX; Abbreviation: DAL)
  • DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 30 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: DFW)
  • FORT WORTH MEACHAM INTL (about 43 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: FTW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Red Oak:

  • CARROLL AIR PARK (about 4 miles; DE SOTO, TX; Abbreviation: F66)
  • FERRIS RED OAK MUNI (about 7 miles; FERRIS/RED OAK, TX; Abbreviation: 12T)
  • LANCASTER (about 7 miles; LANCASTER, TX; Abbreviation: LNC)
Amtrak station near Red Oak:

  • 18 miles: DALLAS (400 S. HOUSTON ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Red Oak:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW COLLEGE (about 16 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,029)
  • DALLAS BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,496)
  • SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,231)
  • EL CENTRO COLLEGE (about 18 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,359)
  • EASTFIELD COLLEGE (about 24 miles; MESQUITE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,457)
  • UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS (about 25 miles; IRVING, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,400)
  • NORTH LAKE COLLEGE (about 27 miles; IRVING, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,554)

Schools

Public high school in Red Oak:

  • RED OAK H S (Students: 1,513; Location: 156 LOUISE RITTER BLVD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Red Oak:

  • OVILLA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 509; Location: 3251 OVILLA ROAD; Grades: PK – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Red Oak:

  • RED OAK J H (Students: 790; Location: 156 LOUISE RITTER BLVD; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • RED OAK INT (Students: 763; Location: 156 LOUISE RITTER BLVD; Grades: 05 – 06)
  • SHIELDS ELEMENTARY (Students: 479; Location: 156 LOUISE RITTER BLVD; Grades: KG – 04)
  • WOODEN ELEMENTARY (Students: 457; Location: 156 LOUISE RITTER BLVD; Grades: PK – 04)
  • EASTRIDGE ELEMENTARY (Students: 406; Location: 156 LOUISE RITTER BLVD; Grades: KG – 04)
  • RED OAK ELEMENTARY (Students: 395; Location: 156 LOUISE RITTER BLVD; Grades: PK – 04)
  • P A S S /A E P (Location: 156 LOUISE RITTER BLVD; Grades: KG – 12)