Skellytown, TX Population

Population: 610. Estimated population in July 2020: 610 (0.0% change)
Males: 296 (48.5%), Females: 314 (51.5%)

Carson County

Zip code: 79080

Median resident age: 41.6 years
Median household income: $31,771
Median house value: $29,100

Races in Skellytown:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.0%)
  • Hispanic (4.8%)
  • American Indian (3.4%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (16.9%), United States (15.2%), Irish (9.7%), English (8.7%), French (3.0%), Dutch (1.8%).

Elevation: 3230 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Skellytown

  • High school or higher: 75.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Skellytown town

  • Never married: 17.1%
  • Now married: 66.5%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

0.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -67 (-9.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Skellytown:

  • PAMPA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 15 miles; PAMPA, TX)
  • GOLDEN PLAINS COMM HOSP (about 18 miles; BORGER, TX)
  • HANSFORD HOSPITAL (about 43 miles; SPEARMAN, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Skellytown:

  • AMARILLO INTL (about 44 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Abbreviation: AMA)
  • LIBERAL MUNI (about 102 miles; LIBERAL, KS; Abbreviation: LBL)
  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 140 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Skellytown:

  • PERRY LEFORS FIELD (about 14 miles; PAMPA, TX; Abbreviation: PPA)
  • HUTCHINSON COUNTY (about 17 miles; BORGER, TX; Abbreviation: BGD)
  • PANHANDLE-CARSON COUNTY (about 20 miles; PANHANDLE, TX; Abbreviation: T45)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Skellytown:

  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 56 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 103 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 143 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 160 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 171 miles; WEATHERFORD, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,360)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 179 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)
Public primary/middle school in Skellytown:

  • SPRING CREEK EL (Students: 94; Location: 9849 FM 2171; Grades: PK – 06)