Spearman, TX Population

Population: 3,021. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,924 (-3.2% change)
Males: 1,445 (47.8%), Females: 1,576 (52.2%)

Hansford County

Zip code: 79081

Median resident age: 36.6 years
Median household income: $36,163
Median house value: $43,600

Races in Spearman:

  • White Non-Hispanic (66.5%)
  • Hispanic (32.1%)
  • Other race (17.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)

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

Ancestries: United States (14.8%), German (8.5%), English (6.8%), Irish (5.2%), Dutch (1.6%), French (1.4%).

Elevation: 3105 feet

Land area: 2.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Spearman

  • High school or higher: 70.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Spearman city

  • Never married: 16.1%
  • Now married: 65.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 5.9%

14.1% Foreign born (13.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -184 (-5.7%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Spearman:

  • HANSFORD HOSPITAL (707 S ROLAND)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Spearman:

  • OCHILTREE GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 28 miles; PERRYTON, TX)
  • GOLDEN PLAINS COMM HOSP (about 40 miles; BORGER, TX)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF TEXAS COUNTY (about 43 miles; GUYMON, OK)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Spearman:

  • LIBERAL MUNI (about 61 miles; LIBERAL, KS; Abbreviation: LBL)
  • AMARILLO INTL (about 76 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Abbreviation: AMA)
  • GARDEN CITY REGIONAL (about 123 miles; GARDEN CITY, KS; Abbreviation: GCK)
Other public-use airports nearest to Spearman:

  • SPEARMAN MUNICIPAL (about 2 miles; SPEARMAN, TX; Abbreviation: E42)
  • GRUVER MUNI (about 16 miles; GRUVER, TX; Abbreviation: E19)
  • CLUCK RANCH (about 34 miles; GRUVER, TX; Abbreviation: 2E3)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spearman:

  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 85 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 98 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 143 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 178 miles; WEATHERFORD, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,360)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 183 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 197 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 204 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)

Schools

Public high school in Spearman:

  • SPEARMAN H S (Students: 217; Location: 403 E 11TH AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Spearman:

  • GUS BIRDWELL EL (Students: 376; Location: 511 S TOWNSEND ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • SPEARMAN J H (Students: 163; Location: 505 S TOWNSEND ST; Grades: 06 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Spearman:

  • HANSFORD COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $90,164; Location: 122 MAIN ST; 21,992 books; 572 audio materials; 388 video materials; 30 serial subscriptions)