Roxton, TX Population

Population: 694. Estimated population in July 2020: 699 (+0.7% change)
Males: 314 (45.2%), Females: 380 (54.8%)

Lamar County

Zip code: 75477

Median resident age: 36.9 years
Median household income: $25,000
Median house value: $34,600

Races in Roxton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (73.6%)
  • Black (21.3%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • American Indian (2.6%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)

Ancestries: United States (19.7%), Irish (9.7%), German (4.8%), English (4.0%), Dutch (2.6%), French (2.0%).

Land area: 0.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Roxton

  • High school or higher: 73.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roxton city

  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +55 (+8.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Roxton:

  • CHRISTUS ST JOSEPHS HEALTH SYSTEM (about 14 miles; PARIS, TX)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL OF COMMERCE (about 24 miles; COMMERCE, TX)
  • HOPKINS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 29 miles; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Roxton:

  • COX FLD (about 20 miles; PARIS, TX; Abbreviation: PRX)
  • TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 86 miles; TYLER, TX; Abbreviation: TYR)
  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 92 miles; DALLAS, TX; Abbreviation: DAL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Roxton:

  • COMMERCE MUNI (about 22 miles; COMMERCE, TX; Abbreviation: 2F7)
  • SULPHUR SPRINGS MUNI (about 29 miles; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX; Abbreviation: SLR)
  • JONES FIELD (about 31 miles; BONHAM, TX; Abbreviation: F00)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roxton:

  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE (about 25 miles; COMMERCE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,998)
  • SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 56 miles; DURANT, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,165)
  • GRAYSON COUNTY COLLEGE (about 61 miles; DENISON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,082)
  • COLLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-CENTRAL PARK (about 70 miles; MCKINNEY, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,514)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 73 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
  • EASTFIELD COLLEGE (about 81 miles; MESQUITE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,457)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS (about 81 miles; RICHARDSON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,695)

Schools

Public high school in Roxton:

  • ROXTON H S (Students: 123; Location: 303 DENTON ST; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Roxton:

  • ROXTON EL (Students: 114; Location: 303 DENTON ST; Grades: PK – 06)