Robert Lee, TX Population

Population: 1,171. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,070 (-8.6% change)
Males: 527 (45.0%), Females: 644 (55.0%)

Coke County

Zip code: 76945

Median resident age: 45.7 years
Median household income: $25,750
Median house value: $43,400

Races in Robert Lee:

  • White Non-Hispanic (78.6%)
  • Hispanic (19.6%)
  • Other race (7.3%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)

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

Ancestries: United States (12.4%), German (10.8%), English (9.5%), Irish (8.9%), French (2.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%).

Elevation: 1823 feet

Land area: 1.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Robert Lee

  • High school or higher: 68.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Robert Lee city

  • Never married: 15.4%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

5.2% Foreign born (4.7% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -95 (-7.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Robert Lee:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Robert Lee:

  • SAN ANGELO REGIONAL/MATHIS FIELD (about 38 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Abbreviation: SJT)
  • DYESS AFB (about 57 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: DYS)
  • ABILENE REGIONAL (about 67 miles; ABILENE, TX; Abbreviation: ABI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Robert Lee:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Robert Lee:

  • ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 38 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,477)
  • HARDIN-SIMMONS UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; Abilene, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,026)
  • ABILENE CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (about 67 miles; ABILENE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,380)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 112 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)
  • ODESSA COLLEGE (about 137 miles; ODESSA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,555)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 150 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 159 miles; STEPHENVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,068)

Schools

Public high school in Robert Lee:

  • ROBERT LEE H S (Students: 141; Location: 1323 HAMILTON; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Robert Lee:

  • ROBERT LEE EL (Students: 135; Location: 1323 HAMILTON; Grades: PK – 06)
  • WALL SP PROG (Students: 4; Location: 8065 LOOP 570; Grades: KG – 08)
  • TRINITY EC (Location: 1323 HAMILTON; Grades: N – N )

Libraries

Library in Robert Lee:

  • COKE COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $12,979; Location: 706 AUSTIN ST; 8,094 books; 160 audio materials; 31 video materials; 2 serial subscriptions)