Runge, TX Population

Population: 1,080. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,084 (+0.4% change)
Males: 507 (46.9%), Females: 573 (53.1%)

Karnes County

Zip code: 78151

Median resident age: 33.6 years
Median household income: $20,417
Median house value: $22,000

Races in Runge:

  • Hispanic (74.2%)
  • Other race (26.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (23.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • Black (2.2%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)

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

Ancestries: German (8.5%), English (4.0%), Irish (3.4%), United States (3.1%), Polish (2.2%), Czech (1.0%).

Elevation: 315 feet

Land area: 1.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Runge

  • High school or higher: 55.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 33.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Runge town

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

1.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -68 (-5.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Runge:

  • OTTO KAISER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; KENEDY, TX)
  • CHRISTUS SPOHN HOSPITAL BEEVILLE (about 32 miles; BEEVILLE, TX)
  • CUERO COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 33 miles; CUERO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Runge:

  • VICTORIA REGIONAL (about 56 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Abbreviation: VCT)
  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 69 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
  • SAN ANTONIO INTL (about 69 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SAT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Runge:

  • KARNES COUNTY (about 11 miles; KENEDY, TX; Abbreviation: 2R9)
  • GOLIAD COUNTY INDUSTRIAL AIRPARK (about 22 miles; BERCLAIR, TX; Abbreviation: 7T3)
  • CUERO MUNI (about 34 miles; CUERO, TX; Abbreviation: T71)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Runge:

  • COASTAL BEND COLLEGE (about 32 miles; BEEVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,150)
  • VICTORIA COLLEGE (about 51 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,511)
  • ST PHILIPS COLLEGE (about 64 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,778)
  • PALO ALTO COLLEGE (about 65 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,623)
  • UNIVERSITY OF THE INCARNATE WORD (about 66 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,734)
  • SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE (about 68 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,226)
  • TRINITY UNIVERSITY (about 68 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,474)

Schools

Public high schools in Runge:

  • RUNGE H S (Students: 121; Location: 600 REIFFERT; Grades: 07 – 12)
  • RUNGE J J A E P (Students: 1; Location: 600 REIFFERT; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Runge:

  • RUNGE EL (Students: 177; Location: 600 REIFFERT; Grades: PK – 06)

Libraries

Library in Runge:

  • RUNGE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $35,027; Location: 311 N HELENA ST; 11,480 books; 463 audio materials; 716 video materials; 47 serial subscriptions)