Sanford, TX Population

Population: 203. Estimated population in July 2020: 196 (-3.4% change)
Males: 106 (52.2%), Females: 97 (47.8%)

Hutchinson County

Zip code: 79078

Median resident age: 39.8 years
Median household income: $28,672
Median house value: $29,000

Races in Sanford:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.1%)
  • Hispanic (5.4%)
  • American Indian (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)

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

Ancestries: Irish (10.8%), German (8.4%), United States (7.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%), Dutch (1.5%), English (1.5%).

Elevation: 3028 feet

Land area: 0.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sanford

  • High school or higher: 70.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sanford town

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 50.5%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

4.4% Foreign born (4.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -9 (-4.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sanford:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sanford:

  • AMARILLO INTL (about 36 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Abbreviation: AMA)
  • LIBERAL MUNI (about 100 miles; LIBERAL, KS; Abbreviation: LBL)
  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 143 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sanford:

  • HUTCHINSON COUNTY (about 11 miles; BORGER, TX; Abbreviation: BGD)
  • PANHANDLE-CARSON COUNTY (about 28 miles; PANHANDLE, TX; Abbreviation: T45)
  • SUNRAY (about 30 miles; SUNRAY, TX; Abbreviation: Q43)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sanford:

  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 44 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 105 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 146 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 157 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 164 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)
  • SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 196 miles; WEATHERFORD, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,360)