Santa Maria, TX Population

Population: 846
Males: 389 (46.0%), Females: 457 (54.0%)

Cameron County

Zip code: 78592

Median resident age: 26.2 years
Median household income: $16,917
Median house value: $28,800

Races in Santa Maria:

  • Hispanic (99.8%)
  • Other race (43.9%)

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

Ancestries: .

Land area: 0.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Santa Maria

  • High school or higher: 26.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 0.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 14.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Santa Maria CDP

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 62.3%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 4.1%

34.6% Foreign born (34.6% Latin America).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Santa Maria:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Santa Maria:

  • VALLEY INTL (about 17 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; Abbreviation: HRL)
  • MC ALLEN MILLER INTL (about 28 miles; MC ALLEN, TX; Abbreviation: MFE)
  • BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INT’L (about 33 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: BRO)
Other public-use airports nearest to Santa Maria:

  • MID VALLEY (about 11 miles; WESLACO, TX; Abbreviation: T65)
  • EDINBURG INTL (about 31 miles; EDINBURG, TX; Abbreviation: 25R)
  • PORT ISABEL-CAMERON COUNTY (about 36 miles; PORT ISABEL, TX; Abbreviation: PIL)
Amtrak station near Santa Maria:

  • 14 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Santa Maria:

  • TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE-HARLINGEN (about 15 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,167)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT BROWNSVILLE (about 26 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,044)
  • TEXAS SOUTHMOST COLLEGE (about 26 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,556)
  • SOUTH TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 29 miles; MCALLEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,142)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN (about 30 miles; EDINBURG, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,651)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-KINGSVILLE (about 98 miles; KINGSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,860)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-CORPUS CHRISTI (about 118 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,282)

Schools

Public high schools in Santa Maria:

  • SANTA MARIA H S (Students: 165; Location: OLD MILITARY HWY 281; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • SANTA MARIA ALTERNATIVE (Students: 4; Location: OLD MILITARY HWY 281; Grades: 07 – 12)
  • SANTA MARIA DAEP (Students: 1; Location: OLD MILITARY HWY 281; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Santa Maria:

  • TONY GONZALEZ EL (Students: 279; Location: OLD MILITARY HWY 281; Grades: PK – 04)
  • SANTA MARIA MIDDLE (Students: 153; Location: OLD MILITARY HWY 281; Grades: 05 – 08)