Ross, TX Population

Population: 228. Estimated population in July 2020: 234 (+2.6% change)
Males: 116 (50.9%), Females: 112 (49.1%)

Median resident age: 37.5 years
Median household income: $31,250
Median house value: $47,500

Races in Ross:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.1%)
  • Hispanic (5.3%)
  • Black (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)

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

Ancestries: Czech (33.8%), German (16.7%), Scotch-Irish (11.8%), United States (10.5%), Irish (9.6%), English (3.1%).

Land area: 1.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ross

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 24.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ross city

  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 54.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

3.1% Foreign born (1.8% Asia, 1.3% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +55 (+31.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ross:

  • HILLCREST BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER (about 12 miles; WACO, TX)
  • DE PAUL CENTER (about 13 miles; WACO, TX)
  • PROVIDENCE HEALTH CENTER (about 18 miles; WACO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ross:

  • WACO REGIONAL (about 12 miles; WACO, TX; Abbreviation: ACT)
  • DRAUGHON-MILLER CENTRAL TEXAS REGIONAL (about 45 miles; TEMPLE, TX; Abbreviation: TPL)
  • KILLEEN MUNI (about 60 miles; KILLEEN, TX; Abbreviation: ILE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Ross:

  • TSTC WACO (about 7 miles; WACO, TX; Abbreviation: CNW)
  • WINGS FOR CHRIST INTL FLIGHT ACADEMY (about 10 miles; WACO, TX; Abbreviation: 73F)
  • WILDCAT CANYON (about 18 miles; CHINA SPRING, TX; Abbreviation: 3T8)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ross:

  • TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE-WACO (about 9 miles; WACO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,218)
  • MCLENNAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 12 miles; WACO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,658)
  • BAYLOR UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; WACO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 13,183)
  • TEMPLE COLLEGE (about 47 miles; TEMPLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,054)
  • NAVARRO COLLEGE (about 52 miles; CORSICANA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,842)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MARY HARDIN-BAYLOR (about 53 miles; BELTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,257)
  • CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE (about 65 miles; KILLEEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,777)