Sinton, TX Population

Population: 5,676. Estimated population in July 2020: 5,509 (-2.9% change)
Males: 2,847 (50.2%), Females: 2,829 (49.8%)

San Patricio County

Zip code: 78387

Median resident age: 32.3 years
Median household income: $27,911
Median house value: $44,900

Races in Sinton:

  • Hispanic (71.0%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (25.0%)
  • Other race (18.5%)
  • Black (3.6%)
  • Two or more races (3.4%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)

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

Ancestries: German (5.2%), Irish (4.0%), English (3.2%), United States (2.3%), Polish (1.2%), French (1.1%).

Elevation: 54 feet

Land area: 2.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sinton

  • High school or higher: 60.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sinton city

  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 51.5%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

3.5% Foreign born (3.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -219 (-3.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sinton:

  • NORTHWEST REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • CHRISTUS SPOHN HOSPITAL MEMORIAL (about 19 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • CORPUS CHRISTI WARM SPGS REHAB HOSP (about 19 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sinton:

  • CORPUS CHRISTI INTL (about 19 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Abbreviation: CRP)
  • VICTORIA REGIONAL (about 70 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Abbreviation: VCT)
  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 119 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sinton:

  • SAN PATRICIO COUNTY (about 2 miles; SINTON, TX; Abbreviation: T69)
  • HUNT (about 16 miles; PORTLAND, TX; Abbreviation: 9R5)
  • ROOKE FIELD (about 22 miles; REFUGIO, TX; Abbreviation: RFG)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sinton:

  • DEL MAR COLLEGE (about 20 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,454)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-CORPUS CHRISTI (about 25 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,282)
  • COASTAL BEND COLLEGE (about 32 miles; BEEVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,150)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-KINGSVILLE (about 45 miles; KINGSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,860)
  • VICTORIA COLLEGE (about 64 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,511)
  • PALO ALTO COLLEGE (about 115 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,623)
  • ST PHILIPS COLLEGE (about 116 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,778)

Schools

Public high school in Sinton:

  • SINTON H S (Students: 617; Location: 400 N PIRATE BLVD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Sinton:

  • SINTON ELEMENTARY (Students: 467; Location: 200 S BOWIE ST; Grades: 02 – 04)
  • WELDER EL (Students: 414; Location: 600 N BOWIE; Grades: PK – 01)
  • E MERLE SMITH J H (Students: 320; Location: 900 S SAN PATRICIO ST; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • LAMAR INTERMEDIATE (Students: 300; Location: 800 S SAN PATRICIO; Grades: 05 – 06)
  • JUVENILE DETENTION CTR (Students: 18; Location: 107 W 5TH ST; Grades: KG – 12)
  • ALTER ED PROG (Students: 6; Location: 800 E SINTON ST; Grades: KG – 12)

Libraries

Library in Sinton:

  • SINTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $83,821; Location: 212 E SINTON ST; 13,852 books; 352 audio materials; 408 video materials; 43 serial subscriptions)