Redwater, TX Population

Population: 872. Estimated population in July 2020: 883 (+1.3% change)
Males: 429 (49.2%), Females: 443 (50.8%)

Bowie County

Zip code: 75573

Median resident age: 33.3 years
Median household income: $31,111
Median house value: $63,800

Races in Redwater:

  • White Non-Hispanic (86.2%)
  • Black (10.0%)
  • American Indian (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)

Ancestries: United States (23.6%), Irish (7.9%), English (4.4%), German (3.8%), French (2.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%).

Land area: 2.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Redwater

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Redwater city

  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 54.6%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

0.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +135 (+18.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Redwater:

  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSP OF TEXARKANA (about 12 miles; TEXARKANA, TX)
  • WADLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 12 miles; TEXARKANA, TX)
  • CHRISTUS ST MICHAEL HEALTH CARE CENTER (about 13 miles; TEXARKANA, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Redwater:

  • TEXARKANA REGIONAL-WEBB FIELD (about 20 miles; TEXARKANA, AR; Abbreviation: TXK)
  • SHREVEPORT REGIONAL (about 71 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Abbreviation: SHV)
  • BARKSDALE AFB (about 73 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; Abbreviation: BAD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Redwater:

  • HALL-MILLER MUNI (about 19 miles; ATLANTA, TX; Abbreviation: ATA)
  • GREATER MORRIS COUNTY (about 35 miles; DAINGERFIELD, TX; Abbreviation: 8F5)
  • IDA’S (about 36 miles; IDA, LA; Abbreviation: L87)
Amtrak station near Redwater:

  • 16 miles: TEXARKANA (100 E. FRONT ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Redwater:

  • BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 68 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,743)
  • SOUTHERN ARKANSAS UNIVERSITY MAIN CAMPUS (about 73 miles; MAGNOLIA, AR; Full-time enrollment: 2,646)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 80 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY-SHREVEPORT (about 82 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Full-time enrollment: 3,059)
  • HENDERSON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 88 miles; ARKADELPHIA, AR; Full-time enrollment: 3,109)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 99 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 102 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)

Schools

Public high school in Redwater:

  • REDWATER H S (Students: 339; Location: FM 991; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Redwater:

  • REDWATER EL (Students: 289; Location: FM 991; Grades: PK – 03)
  • REDWATER MIDDLE (Students: 242; Location: FM 991; Grades: 04 – 06)
  • REDWATER J H (Students: 198; Location: FM 991; Grades: 07 – 08)