Simonton, TX Population

Population: 718. Estimated population in July 2020: 858 (+19.5% change)
Males: 364 (50.7%), Females: 354 (49.3%)

Fort Bend County

Zip code: 77476

Median resident age: 41.2 years
Median household income: $70,833
Median house value: $137,000

Races in Simonton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (87.7%)
  • Hispanic (6.1%)
  • Black (5.0%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)

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

Ancestries: German (19.1%), English (13.2%), Irish (11.0%), United States (6.5%), Czech (4.9%), French (4.2%).

Land area: 2.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Simonton

  • High school or higher: 88.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 30.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 41.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Simonton city

  • Never married: 14.3%
  • Now married: 70.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

1.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -5 (-0.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Simonton:

  • MEMORIAL HERMANN KATY HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; KATY, TX)
  • CHRISTUS ST CATHERINE HEALTH & WELLNES (about 18 miles; KATY, TX)
  • POLLY RYON HOSP AUTHORITY (about 19 miles; RICHMOND, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Simonton:

  • GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL ARPT/HOUSTON (about 50 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: IAH)
  • WILLIAM P HOBBY (about 51 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: HOU)
  • BRAZORIA COUNTY (about 55 miles; ANGLETON/LAKE JACKSON, TX; Abbreviation: LBX)
Other public-use airports nearest to Simonton:

  • MIKESKA FIELD (about 13 miles; BROOKSHIRE, TX; Abbreviation: 12R)
  • WARD AIRPARK (about 13 miles; BEASLEY, TX; Abbreviation: 5T0)
  • HAPPY LANDINGS (about 15 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: 2H5)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Simonton:

  • WHARTON COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 27 miles; WHARTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,124)
  • PRAIRIE VIEW A & M UNIVERSITY (about 28 miles; PRAIRIE VIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,823)
  • HOUSTON BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 34 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,273)
  • RICE UNIVERSITY (about 39 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,158)
  • HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM (about 40 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,140)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (about 40 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,595)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ST THOMAS (about 42 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,541)