Roaring Springs, TX Population

Population: 265. Estimated population in July 2020: 241 (-9.1% change)
Males: 135 (50.9%), Females: 130 (49.1%)

Motley County

Zip code: 79256

Median resident age: 45.1 years
Median household income: $26,250
Median house value: $25,400

Races in Roaring Springs:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.4%)
  • Hispanic (8.3%)
  • Other race (6.0%)
  • Black (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

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

Ancestries: German (10.2%), United States (9.8%), English (8.7%), French (4.5%), Irish (4.5%), Dutch (3.0%).

Land area: 1.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Roaring Springs

  • High school or higher: 69.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roaring Springs town

  • Never married: 14.4%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 15.3%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+1.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Roaring Springs:

  • CROSBYTON CLINIC HOSPITAL (about 31 miles; CROSBYTON, TX)
  • W J MANGOLD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 42 miles; LOCKNEY, TX)
  • CHILDRESS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 52 miles; CHILDRESS, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Roaring Springs:

  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 69 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
  • AMARILLO INTL (about 108 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Abbreviation: AMA)
  • ALTUS AFB (about 122 miles; ALTUS, OK; Abbreviation: LTS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Roaring Springs:

  • FLOYDADA MUNICIPAL (about 33 miles; FLOYDADA, TX; Abbreviation: Q41)
  • CROSBYTON MUNICIPAL (about 33 miles; CROSBYTON, TX; Abbreviation: 8F3)
  • DAN E RICHARDS MUNI (about 42 miles; PADUCAH, TX; Abbreviation: 3F6)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roaring Springs:

  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 64 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 70 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 103 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 110 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 113 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • HARDIN-SIMMONS UNIVERSITY (about 125 miles; Abilene, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,026)
  • ABILENE CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (about 127 miles; ABILENE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,380)